The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    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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