The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 26 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Tony McManus, the leading guitarist in Celtic music, will not be typecast. His latest release Mysterious Boundaries includes Bach, Couperin, Satie et al.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Merlin
      Performer(s): Gullin, Lars
      Performer(s): Gullin, Lars
      Duration: 6:46
    • 22:11
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:16
      Title: Prelude From Suite No. 1 In G Minor, Bwv 1007
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:18
      Title: St John Passion. No.39 Chorus : Ruht Wohl, Ihr Heiligen Gebenne
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:03
    • 22:26
      Title: Clarinet Trio In B Flat Major Op. 11 - Movement Iii - Tema: Alle
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:31
    • 22:34
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: You Compare Her To A Rose
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:50
      Title: They're Not Waving
      Performer(s): Long
      Performer(s): Long
      Duration: 4:53
    • 22:56
      Title: Give Up The Ghost
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Album: The King of Limbs
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:01
      Title: Brad Mehldau / Exit Music (For A Film)
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Duration: 5:03
    • 23:06
      Title: Something Good
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 10:41
    • 23:20
      Title: The Maid Behind (Mcglinchey's) Bar/Frankie Gavin's
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:23
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:27
      Title: Ceol An Phiobaire
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 6:07
    • 23:36
      Title: The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:40
      Title: He's Gone Away
      Performer(s): Haydn / Metheny
      Performer(s): Haydn / Metheny
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:45
      Title: Around And About (1st Movement) The Garden
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 3:24
    • 23:49
      Title: Around And About (2nd Movement) The Lake
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:51
      Title: Around And About (3) The Woods
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:57
      Title: Verdict
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:59
      Title: Nordic Maiden
      Performer(s): Doherty, Jim
      Performer(s): Doherty, Jim
      Duration: 7:16
    • 00:07
      Title: Something
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Duration: 3:13
    • 00:10
      Title: Within You Without You
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:27
      Title: Chang Music Iv (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Yanovsky, Dmitri Yanov
      Performer(s): Yanovsky, Dmitri Yanov
      Duration: 6:38
    • 00:35
      Title: Prelude: First Snow
      Performer(s): Michael Gettel
      Performer(s): Michael Gettel
      Album: Best of Narada New Age
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:38
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:48
      Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:52
    • 00:58
      Title: (Spitalfields Echoes)
      Performer(s): Johns, Stephen
      Performer(s): Johns, Stephen
      Duration: 2:03

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