The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on  Monday's programme...

    Nov 24: Monday's Blue includes our first look at the catalogue of Teddy Wilson(see Blue Tunes below); a Concerto for Accordion and Chamber Orchestra by Finnish Timo Alakotila; Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is joined by guitar playing brothers Sergio and Odair Assad; Choral music by Valentin Silvestrov; Emma Kirkby sings Mozart; Angela Hewitt plays Bach; singer Ane Brun(singer); new from Marcin Wasilewski Trio new release; The Unthanks sing Robert Fripp; and Fripp himself collaborates with Theo Travis; new from Kenny Anderson aka King Creosote; Irish guitarist Mark Anthony McGrath; June Tabor sings Michael Marra and indie folk from down-under - Tiny Ruins  .... Join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 14 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.

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    Teddy Wilson; Nov 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night this week on Blue..

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