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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 22 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    In the week of the anniversary of George Enescu's birth, Carl and Eamonn will air some of the chamber music of this Romanian-born violinist, pianist, conductor and composer.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Jacques Loussier: Oct 27th - Nov 2

    Pianist Jacques Loussier turns 80 this week (Sun 26). He composed soundtracks for over 67 films but his best known works are his Jazz treatments of the music of composers such as Satie,  Debussy, Ravel, Vivaldi, Schumann  and in particular Bach with the 2005 album Take Bach. All this week, a birthday tribute as Blue plays Loussier interpreting others. We dip into 2 2-CD retrospective releases which came out this year, "My Personal Favorites: The Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Bach" and "Beyond Bach: Other Composers I Adore"..

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Children's Corner Suite - The Snow Is Dancing
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:03
      Title: Autumn Music
      Performer(s): Sweeney, Eric
      Performer(s): Sweeney, Eric
      Duration: 8:02
    • 22:12
      Title: Folia: Rodrigo Martinez
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:17
      Title: The Second Law
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 3:24
    • 22:22
      Title: Maggie And Milly And Molly And May
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:26
      Title: Someone To Watch Over Me
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George / Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George / Ira
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:41
      Title: Reverie
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Duration: 4:55
    • 22:46
      Title: Sonata In D Major (4th Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:03
    • 22:51
      Title: Cello Sonata In A Minor (2nd Movement) Andante Molto Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:19
    • 22:57
      Title: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:01
      Title: Guarding The Invitations
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:43
    • 23:06
      Title: Jockey Full Of Bourbon
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:11
      Title: Laudate Dominum (Vespers K339)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:16
      Title: Adagio From Sonata In F For Piano
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:23
    • 23:22
      Title: International Blue
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Duration: 5:56
    • 23:28
      Title: My One And Only Love
      Performer(s): Mellin/Wood
      Performer(s): Mellin/Wood
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:34
      Title: Siochain
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:39
      Title: Wild Wood Amber
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 6:29
    • 23:45
      Title: Meditation From Thais
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:52
      Title: Meditation (Meditacao)
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Mendonca
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Mendonca
      Duration: 3:11
    • 23:55
      Title: Worry
      Performer(s): Dollimore, Kris
      Performer(s): Dollimore, Kris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:00
      Title: Amrit Anand (Eternal Joy)
      Performer(s): Bhattacharya, Debashish
      Performer(s): Bhattacharya, Debashish
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:05
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:08
      Title: Carry (Variation On Debussy's Girl With The Flaxen Hair)
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:12
      Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:25
    • 00:15
      Title: Bug And Bear's
      Performer(s): Kelly,Ted/ Doheny, Ciallian
      Performer(s): Kelly,Ted/ Doheny, Ciallian
      Duration: 3:10
    • 00:18
      Title: The Maid Behind (Mcglinchey's) Bar/Frankie Gavin's
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:24
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 1 In F Sharp Minor Op. 24/1 (3rd Movement) Anda
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 9:26
    • 00:33
      Title: Pur Ti Miro
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:38
      Title: Letter From Home
      Performer(s): Metheny, Pat
      Performer(s): Metheny, Pat
      Duration: 2:48
    • 00:41
      Title: Line
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Album: Real World 25
      Duration: 7:44
    • 00:49
      Title: I Wish I Never Saw The Sunshine
      Performer(s): Spector/Greenwich/Barry
      Performer(s): Spector/Greenwich/Barry
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:54
      Title: A Hudson Cycle
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:58
      Title: Water Music Ii
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 4:43

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