The Blue of the Night

The Blue of the Night

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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 27 August 2013

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.

 Listen again: Christy Moore Session

Carl is joined by musician and songwriter Christy Moore for a special session on Carl's final live Blue of the Night. Christy's songs span the gamut of human emotion and experience and Carl will chat to him about his musical career and enjoy a live performance from one of Ireland's best loved musicians.

Listen Again:

On Carl Corcoran's final week with The Blue of the Night, he was visited from young Dublin-based Sun Collective - led by singer songwriter Caimin Gilmore.

Watch Again: The Blue of the Shortest Night Live from Studio 1

Carl Corcoran was joined for a very special Blue of the Shortest Night, a live concert broadcast from Studio 1 in the RTÉ Radio Centre. In association with Music Network, the Blue of the Night presented an evening of live music, showcasing some of the finest musical talent in the country.

The line-up included Baroque folk music from Sonamus, a unique combination of instruments performed by Cormac Breatnach (susato whistles), Annette Cleary (cello), Rachel Factor (harpsichord) and Eamon Sweeney (baroque guitar). A violin trio brought together Katherine Hunka, Ioana Petcu-Colan and Helena Wood for music ranging from classical to contemporary. And hailing from Béal Átha an Ghaorthaidh in the Múscraí Gaeltacht of northwest Cork, sean nós singer Nell Ní Chróinín. 

The exceptionally talented Aoife Doyle Band starred some of the Blue's favourite jazz musicians including Aoife on vocals, Johnny Taylor (piano), Andrew Csibi (double bass) and Dominic Mullan (drums). and to round it off, The Chatham Saxophone Quartet.  All this guaranteed that this special Blue of the Shortest Night will live long in the memory.

Music Played on the Show

22:00

Title: Mal De Mer/Sea Sickness

Performer(s): Marya, Rupa

Duration: 4:53

22:06

Title: Credo

Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin

Duration: 5:29

22:12

Title: Spanish Dance No 4 - Villanesca

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique Arr Julian Bream

Duration: 3:45

22:16

Title: As I Roved Out

Performer(s): Trad

Duration: 6:15

22:23

Title: Fuge Xv

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 3:12

22:26

Title: Veirleh Mir Gnad Zu Dieser Frist

Performer(s): Sholdice, Garrett

Duration: 7:57

22:35

Title: Heroes

Performer(s): Bowie / Eno

Duration: 4:14

22:39

Title: Oxygen

Performer(s): Bjork / Glennie, Evelyn

Duration: 4:07

22:45

Title: Blues For J

Performer(s): Smith, James

Duration: 5:33

22:50

Title: Intoxicated Man

Performer(s): Gainsbourg, Serge

Duration: 2:51

22:54

Title: Sonata In F Rv 70 (3rd Mt)

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:59

22:58

Title: Sonata K9 And Improvisation

Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico

Duration: 5:54

23:04

Title: Banks Of Green Willow

Performer(s): Butterworth, George

Duration: 7:03

23:11

Title: Seahorse

Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne

Duration: 3:45

23:16

Title: Entre Cuerdas

Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar

Duration: 8:16

23:27

Title: The King Of Rome

Performer(s): Sudbury, Dave

Duration: 7:53

23:36

Title: Study No.18a In F Sharp Minor

Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold

Duration: 4:55

23:40

Title: Piles Of Books

Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico

Duration: 3:45

23:44

Title: Bernie Alap

Performer(s): Hank Roberts

Duration: 4:17

23:52

Title: The Sage

Performer(s): Mitchell, Robert

Duration: 3:45

23:58

Title: The Goldhearted Miner

Performer(s): Esbjorn/Berglund/Ostrom

Duration: 5:06

00:04

Title: Among Angels

Performer(s): Bush, Kate

Duration: 7:03

00:11

Title: Time Stands Still

Performer(s): Dowland, John

Duration: 4:58

00:15

Title: The Emigrant's Farewell

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 5:16

00:21

Title: Cutting The Chord

Performer(s): Stevenson

Duration: 4:56

00:26

Title: Cu-Cu-In

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:58

00:32

Title: Blossom

Performer(s): Taylor, James

Duration: 2:28

00:34

Title: Lament For The Fallen

Performer(s): Byrne, Brian

Duration: 5:39

00:40

Title: My Attorney, Bernie

Performer(s): Frishberg, Dave

Duration: 4:36

00:44

Title: Three Banana (The Banana Quintet)

Performer(s): Bley, Carla

Duration: 3:45

00:48

Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 3:31

00:52

Title: When The Moon Rises...

Performer(s): Leech, Owen

Duration: 4:31

00:56

Title: Madrigal : Aqui Me Declaro

Performer(s): De Morata, Gines

Duration: 2:50

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