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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    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 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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