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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 31 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 -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:15
      Title: Piano Sonata In C Minor. D958 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 8:27
    • 22:24
      Title: Nox Aurumque (Night And Gold)
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Silvestri Charles Anthony
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Silvestri Charles Anthony
      Duration: 6:34
    • 22:31
      Title: Promenades - Giverny
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:35
      Title: My Old Friend The Blues
      Composer: Steve Earle
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:38
      Title: Lollie's Waltz
      Performer(s): Kelly, Alan
      Performer(s): Kelly, Alan
      Duration: 3:06
    • 22:44
      Title: The Soul Of Carmen Miranda
      Performer(s): Cale / Eno
      Performer(s): Cale / Eno
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:47
      Title: The Song Of The Birds - Catalan Folk Song
      Performer(s): Trad/Beamish
      Performer(s): Trad/Beamish
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:50
      Title: El Noi De La Mere
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:54
      Title: Cape Clear
      Performer(s): Shannon/Murray
      Performer(s): Shannon/Murray
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:00
      Title: Kish
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:07
      Title: The End Of A Love Affair (Bill In The Sky)
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Duration: 3:23
    • 23:11
      Title: Clarinet Concerto In A (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:43
    • 23:26
      Title: By The Waterside
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:31
      Title: Cancion De Cuna Para Dormir A Un Negrito
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Duration: 2:35
    • 23:34
      Title: Sonata K209
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:38
      Title: Shipbuilding
      Performer(s): Mcmanus / Langer
      Performer(s): Mcmanus / Langer
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:42
      Title: Northern Skies - Nocturne
      Performer(s): Macmillan, James
      Performer(s): Macmillan, James
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:47
      Title: Cradle Song [Hoy Nazan]
      Performer(s): Komitas / Mansurian / Winstone / Rosetti
      Performer(s): Komitas / Mansurian / Winstone / Rosetti
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:51
      Title: Surb, Surb
      Performer(s): Gomidas Vardabet/Komitas
      Performer(s): Gomidas Vardabet/Komitas
      Duration: 6:55
    • 23:59
      Title: Valhalla
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 6:05
    • 00:05
      Title: Loop Station
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 3:27
    • 00:09
      Title: Vln Son In G (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:47
    • 00:18
      Title: The Seal Lullaby
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Kipling,Rudyard
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Kipling,Rudyard
      Duration: 4:25
    • 00:23
      Title: Love Letters
      Performer(s): Heyman/Young
      Performer(s): Heyman/Young
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:26
      Title: Jynweythek Ylow
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 2:45
    • 00:30
      Title: On And On
      Performer(s): Garrard, Kristian
      Performer(s): Garrard, Kristian
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:32
      Title: Old Like J
      Performer(s): Windings
      Performer(s): Windings
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:37
      Title: 12 Transcendental Studies - 7 (A Major) Idylle
      Performer(s): Lyapunov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Lyapunov, Sergei
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:48
      Title: Pastoral
      Performer(s): Geoff Webb
      Performer(s): Geoff Webb
      Duration: 6:52
    • 00:55
      Title: None The Wiser
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:22

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