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    May 6. On Wednesday's Blue more from soon-to-be-septuagenarian Keith Jarrett - new and old, classical and jazz(see Blue Tunes below) and tonight part of the remarkable and legendary Koln Concert; Monteverdi featuring The Sixteen vocal ensemble; a Suite for Strings by Rautavaara;  Monks of Glenstal Abbey(pictured) sing; Garth Knox and his Saltarello Trio; Swedish Bobo Stenson with Anders Jormin; Irish singer songwriter Lisa O'Neill;  Jimmy Witherspoon Live (again) and more from Anouar Brahem; Join Carl fro these and more - 10pm start...

    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 -

     

    Keith Jarrett ;  May  4th - 10th

    This Friday Keith Jarrett turns 70. He’s been at the forefront of jazz piano since his first recording back in 1967 with the late Charlie Haden up to his latest duo outing with the same bassist  in 2013 – not forgetting his renowned Standards Trio . Together for 30 years, they are  one of most permanent line-ups in jazz history. His reach goes far beyond jazz – renowned as an interpreter as well as an improviser. All this week on the Blue, we play Jarrett – jazz, classical and solo improv. Happy Birthday Keith.

               

                      Blue of the Night Birthday Goody Bag

    In celebration of RTÉ lyric fm's 16th Birthday - and since we featured the Lyric CD catalogue last week on the programme - we decided to give ONE  listener a Goody Bag containing 16 Lyric CDs (containing some of those albums pictured, right). Thank you Eoin Brady, of the RTÉ lyric fm label, for the terrific prize.

    Congratulations to Anne Drechsler Annascaul, Tralee, Co. Kerry, first name and address out of the hat. A package should reach you mid-week...

    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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