The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    July 28. Monday's Blue provides  a Schubert triple treat - Lieder, Piano Sonata and String Quartet; a taste of India from Sheila Chandra, while Zoe Rahman(pictured) and brother Idris display their Bengali background; multi-cultural Britain is captured in The Imagined Village;  Swedish pianist Jan Lundgren manages to beautifully blend jazz sensibilities with medieval choral sounds; Irish guitarist Tommy Halferty and Trio from their recent relase Burkina; Catrin Finch, Welsh harpist; also Welsh contemporary band 9Bach; Indie-folk from Down Under - Tiny Ruins; 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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    Thomas Bartlett; July 28th - Aug 3rd

    American pianist/producer Thomas Bartlett is best known to us as a key component of The Gloaming. His many other projects include music under the moniker Doveman as well as collaborations with artists like The National, Antony and the Johnsons, Bebel Gilberto and more. This week on the Blue we’ll dip into the eclectic catalogue of this Vermont native. (Photo www.davidandrako.com)

     

     

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