The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    July 24. Thursday's Blue  includes Paul Brady and Andy Irvine; more from Claudia Schwab's cd Amber Sand; a Bach Violin Concerto and an Italian Baroque gem from soprano Agnes Mellon;  once again we shine the spotlight on the Talich Quartet  (see Blue Tunes  below); Saxophonist Paul Desmond teams up with guitar legend Jim Hall; Keith Jarrett is Somewhere Over The Rainbow in La Scala; Mali singer Rokia Traore; Irish jazz singer Stella Bass(pictured); Kate Bush sings an Irish song; Sitar music from Ravi Shankar; For these and many more join Carl for the 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 -

    Talich Quartet; July 21st - July 27th

     

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939.His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue. (Picture © courtesy Bernard Martinez La Dolce Volta)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: The Son Of Flynn
      Performer(s): Bangalter, Thomas/De Homem-Christo, Guy Manuel
      Performer(s): Bangalter, Thomas/De Homem-Christo, Guy Manuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:02
      Title: Best For The Best
      Performer(s): Ritter, Josh
      Performer(s): Ritter, Josh
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:06
      Title: The Wild Geese
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Bunting
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Bunting
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:11
      Title: Victory Motel
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Duration: 5:21
    • 22:17
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (Adagio)
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 16:39
    • 22:34
      Title: When Will Tomorrow End
      Performer(s): Kihlstedt, Carla
      Performer(s): Kihlstedt, Carla
      Duration: 3:15
    • 22:37
      Title: Pavan
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Duration: 5:32
    • 22:43
      Title: Chaplin
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Duration: 6:24
    • 22:54
      Title: Pushkin Waltz No.1
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:59
      Title: Hamburg Song
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:04
      Title: Rondeau Champetre
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:08
      Title: Maids Of Castlebar
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:11
      Title: All Good Naysayers Speak Up! Or Forever Hold Your Peace!
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Duration: 4:45
    • 23:16
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:20
      Title: Plain Song
      Performer(s): Simcock, Gwilym
      Performer(s): Simcock, Gwilym
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:27
      Title: Riflessi (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 7:59
    • 23:35
      Title: Tyken's Rift
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Duration: 6:27
    • 23:42
      Title: Pohadka (Fairy Tale) - I.
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:46
      Title: Harp Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) Andante Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:15
    • 23:52
      Title: Heart On My Sleeve
      Performer(s): Porter / Corbett
      Performer(s): Porter / Corbett
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:58
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition - Two Polish Jews
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 2:57
    • 00:01
      Title: Cans And Brahms
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Duration: 1:57
    • 00:03
      Title: String Quartet Op 131 In C Sharp Minor - Movement I - Adagio Ma
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 7:05
    • 00:10
      Title: A Time For Love
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Duration: 7:00
    • 00:18
      Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - I: Requiem Et Kyrie
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 12:29
    • 00:31
      Title: San Jacinto
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 7:13
    • 00:38
      Title: San Antonio
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 3:16
    • 00:41
      Title: San Campo
      Performer(s): Moloney, Paddy
      Performer(s): Moloney, Paddy
      Duration: 3:02
    • 00:54
      Title: Trois Pieces Breves - Andante
      Performer(s): Ibert, Jacques
      Performer(s): Ibert, Jacques
      Duration: 1:52

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