The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's BLUE...

    April 17. Carl returns after his break on Tuesday and tonight Eamonn links Anouer Brahem's "Sur Le Fleuve"; part of Mussorgsky's "Pictures At An Exhibition"; Finnish folk courtesy of kantele-player Timo Vaananen; John Dankworth's "Thieving Boy"; Saint-Saens' String Quartet No.1; flamenco guitarist José Luis Montón; sublime saxophone-playing by Art Pepper (pictured); Irish guitarist Mark Anthony McGrath; and more from the recently-issued "Fixin To Die" by Jackson C. Frank (see Blue Tunes, below).10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 12 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week - 85 years after his death - we're featuring piano cycles by Czech composer, Leos Janácek; nightly performances by Andras Schiff, Leif Ove Andsnes and Lada Valesova.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:00 p.m.
      Title: The Son of Flynn
      Performer(s): Bangalter, Thomas/de Homem-Christo, Guy Manuel
      Performer(s): Bangalter, Thomas/de Homem-Christo, Guy Manuel
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:02 p.m.
      Title: Best For The Best
      Performer(s): Ritter, Josh
      Performer(s): Ritter, Josh
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 10:06 p.m.
      Title: The Wild Geese
      Performer(s): Trad arr. Bunting
      Performer(s): Trad arr. Bunting
      Duration: 0:05:25
    • 10:11 p.m.
      Title: Victory Motel
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Duration: 0:05:21
    • 10:17 p.m.
      Title: Concierto de Aranjuez (Adagio)
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 0:16:39
    • 10:34 p.m.
      Title: When Will Tomorrow End
      Performer(s): Kihlstedt, Carla
      Performer(s): Kihlstedt, Carla
      Duration: 0:03:15
    • 10:37 p.m.
      Title: Pavan
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Duration: 0:05:32
    • 10:43 p.m.
      Title: Chaplin
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Duration: 0:06:24
    • 10:54 p.m.
      Title: Pushkin Waltz No.1
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 0:04:32
    • 10:59 p.m.
      Title: Hamburg Song
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Rondeau Champetre
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:08 p.m.
      Title: Maids of Castlebar
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:14
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: All Good Naysayers Speak Up! Or Forever Hold Your Peace!
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 11:16 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor (2nd movement)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 11:20 p.m.
      Title: Plain Song
      Performer(s): Simcock, Gwilym
      Performer(s): Simcock, Gwilym
      Duration: 0:06:06
    • 11:27 p.m.
      Title: Riflessi (3rd movement)
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 0:07:59
    • 11:35 p.m.
      Title: Tyken's Rift
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Duration: 0:06:27
    • 11:42 p.m.
      Title: Pohadka (fairy tale) - I.
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 0:04:56
    • 11:46 p.m.
      Title: Harp Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) Andante Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:06:15
    • 11:52 p.m.
      Title: Heart On My Sleeve
      Performer(s): Porter / Corbett
      Performer(s): Porter / Corbett
      Duration: 0:03:57
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Pictures at an Exhibition - two Polish Jews
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 12:01 a.m.
      Title: Cans and Brahms
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Duration: 0:01:57
    • 12:03 a.m.
      Title: String Quartet Op 131 in C sharp minor - movement I - Adagio Ma
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 0:07:05
    • 12:10 a.m.
      Title: A Time For Love
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Duration: 0:07:00
    • 12:18 a.m.
      Title: Grande messe des morts - I: Requiem et Kyrie
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 0:12:29
    • 12:31 a.m.
      Title: San Jacinto
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 0:07:13
    • 12:38 a.m.
      Title: San Antonio
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 0:03:16
    • 12:41 a.m.
      Title: San Campo
      Performer(s): Moloney, Paddy
      Performer(s): Moloney, Paddy
      Duration: 0:03:02
    • 12:54 a.m.
      Title: Trois Pieces Breves - Andante
      Performer(s): Ibert, Jacques
      Performer(s): Ibert, Jacques
      Duration: 0:01:52

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