The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    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 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    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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