The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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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 -

    Sam Amidon: Sept 29th - Oct 5th 

    He draws on the traditional but he is decidedly contemporary. Vermont born folk singer Sam Amidon has a new album out this week.  “Lily-O” features the innovative jazz guitarist  Bill Frisell – hear tracks from it along with some of  his back catalogue. Sam is our Blue Tunes artist this week – nightly at 10.

     
     

    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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