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    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 29 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    American composer Eric Whitacre is one of the most performed composers of his generation. Settings include Yeats and Kipling. His work is in the spotlight this week on Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:12
      Title: Violin Sonata No.5 In F Major ?Spring? (2nd Movement) Adagio Mol
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:21
    • 22:19
      Title: Limerick Junction
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:26
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Coldrick, Pat
      Performer(s): Coldrick, Pat
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:31
      Title: Tubular Bells (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 8:15
    • 22:39
      Title: The Inner Child
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:46
      Title: Piano Quintet In G Minor (2nd Mt)
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 10:10
    • 22:57
      Title: The Game Of Cards
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:01
      Title: Random Play
      Performer(s): Bedford, Brian
      Performer(s): Bedford, Brian
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:05
      Title: The Night Will Always Win
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:10
      Title: Thinly, Roundly (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:14
      Title: Myth
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:17
      Title: Atonement
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:22
      Title: The Book Of Sounds - Part 7
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Duration: 9:00
    • 23:33
      Title: Lonely House
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Duration: 7:46
    • 23:41
      Title: The Dear Irish Boy (Slow Air)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:44
    • 23:47
      Title: Gymnopedie No.3
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 2:36
    • 23:49
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:56
      Title: Orpheus : Ballet In Three Scenes - Third Scene - Apotheosis Of O
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:13
    • 00:00
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:04
      Title: 1
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:10
      Title: Because Of Toledo
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:15
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Dennis/Brent
      Performer(s): Dennis/Brent
      Duration: 3:59
    • 00:19
      Title: The Hexagram
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 6:09
    • 00:33
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Menuets I & Ii
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:36
      Title: Winter 2
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 3:06
    • 00:40
      Title: Real Time
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: Rachelle
      Performer(s): Harper, Colin
      Performer(s): Harper, Colin
      Duration: 2:37
    • 00:48
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 4 In A Minor - Movement Iii - Largo
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Duration: 7:23
    • 00:55
      Title: This Marriage
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 2:36
    • 00:58
      Title: Study Iii
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 2:11

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