The Blue of the Night

The Blue of the Night

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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 2 September 2013

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night connects different musical landscapes - a musical journey through centuries, genres and soundscapes.

 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: Hasanbegura (Lament For A Lost Son)

Performer(s): Trad Arr

Duration: 3:31

22:04

Title: Part Vi Conclusion

Performer(s): Sule, László

Duration: 3:58

22:08

Title: Keyboard Sonata In F Minor

Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico

Duration: 3:35

22:13

Title: In Honour Of Dickens (Waltz)

Performer(s): Desyatnikov, Leonid

Duration: 5:22

22:18

Title: Sliabh Gallon Braes

Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Flynn

Duration: 3:45

22:20

Title: Thieves And Poets - Part 2

Performer(s): Mclaughlin, John

Duration: 8:30

22:30

Title: Aria With Variations In A

Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann

Duration: 10:18

22:41

Title: If The Stars Were Mine

Performer(s): Gardot, Melody

Duration: 3:05

22:44

Title: Amhran Na Leabhar

Performer(s): Tomas Rua O Suilleabhain

Duration: 5:33

22:49

Title: Amsterdam

Performer(s): Brel, Jacques

Duration: 3:45

22:55

Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 7:53

23:04

Title: Weep, O Mine Eyes

Performer(s): Bennet, John

Duration: 2:49

23:06

Title: Lute Suite No.2 In C Minor (3rd Movement) Saraband

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 5:17

23:12

Title: Touma Ni Kelen / Needed Time

Performer(s): Not Stated

Duration: 4:55

23:17

Title: Glistening Glyndebourne

Performer(s): Martyn, John

Duration: 6:48

23:25

Title: Baby Wont You Please Come Home

Performer(s): Warfield, Charles, Williams, Clarence

Duration: 3:45

23:30

Title: Sugar Baby

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:09

23:34

Title: Lacrymosa From Requiem

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 3:28

23:37

Title: Concerto No.22 In E Flat K.482: (Ii) Andante

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 8:28

23:47

Title: Sonata In E Minor For Piano, Op. 7: Andante Molto

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 6:07

23:54

Title: She Dances

Performer(s): Jordan, Anna

Duration: 3:45

00:00

Title: Sunlight, Heaven

Performer(s): Barwick, Julianna

Duration: 4:10

00:05

Title: Track 10

Performer(s): Stables, Kate

Duration: 3:45

00:09

Title: Lazy Afternoon

Performer(s): Moross / La Touche

Duration: 3:44

00:13

Title: Alfie

Performer(s): Bacharach / David

Duration: 4:48

00:17

Title: I'Ll Close My Eyes

Performer(s): Kaye/Reid

Duration: 4:15

00:22

Title: Serenade For Tenor, Horn And Strings Op.31

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 4:23

00:27

Title: Corpus Christi Carol

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 3:17

00:29

Title: Dear Friends

Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy

Duration: 5:12

00:36

Title: Dear Friends

Performer(s): Eri Yamamoto

Duration: 4:18

00:40

Title: Dobbin's Flowery Vale

Performer(s): Trad/Kelly

Duration: 6:26

00:48

Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In B Flat Major (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 8:22

00:56

Title: The Music Weaver

Performer(s): Denny

Duration: 3:36

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