The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    July 31 We close July with another great Blue selection that includes a Piano Sonata by George Enescu; more piano from Ivan Ilic from his new CD The Transcendalist; Chanticleer sing R.Strauss; Johnny Taylor plays piano for Dublin jazz singer Aoife Doyle; another Doyle...Roger, the Godfather of Irish Electronica; Chamber Choir Ireland from their Choirland Collection; Irish indie-folk group My Fellow Sponges; New from Natalie Merchant(pictured) and  Nick Drake gets a variety of interpretaions; For these and many more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 15 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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    Sofia Vokalensemble; Aug 4th - 10th

    Founded in 1995, Sofia Vokalensemble frequently performs works by Bach, Poulenc, Part and Schnittke.  This choir - awarded the European Grand Prix for Choral Singing in 2012 - recorded “Forvarskvall” earlier this year, a CD of Nordic a capella choral music. Hear selections each night this week.

     

     

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