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    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 - Leonard Bernstein: Aug 18th - 24th

    When Leonard Bernstein passed away in 1990 at the age of 72, he left a legacy that is unparalleled in American music. As a composer, conductor, pianist and educator, one critic called him “one of the most prodigiously talented and successful musicians in American history”.  With such a variety of material to choose from, he’s our Blue Tunes recommended artist all this week on the programme.

    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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