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 Thursday 5 September 2013

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    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.

    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

    • 22:00
      Title: Bluestem Dance
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Duration: 2:27
    • 22:03
      Title: No.6 In E Major
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:14
    • 22:05
      Title: Bolyongas
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 2:11
    • 22:08
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (Iii)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:14
      Title: Close (For Comfort)
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 6:51
    • 22:22
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:26
      Title: Pilgrim's Reach
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:33
      Title: Nunc Dimittis
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:10
    • 22:39
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 7:36
    • 22:48
      Title: A Time For Love
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Performer(s): Mandel / Webster
      Duration: 7:00
    • 22:54
      Title: Ishidatami
      Performer(s): Benita, Michel
      Performer(s): Benita, Michel
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:59
      Title: Falling Things (Where Does A Girl Begin?)
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Duration: 5:30
    • 23:04
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:08
      Title: Music For Solo Viola Da Gamba (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Duration: 4:42
    • 23:13
      Title: Behold A Wonder Here
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:17
      Title: Fainne Geal An Lae/ Siobhainin Seo
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Cooney
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Cooney
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:24
      Title: Eli Jenkins' Prayer: The Sunset Poem
      Performer(s): Troyte, Arthur H.D
      Performer(s): Troyte, Arthur H.D
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:26
      Title: Liebestraum No.3 In A Flat Major, S541/3
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:31
      Title: String Quartet In C Sharp Minor (1st Movement) Adagio Ma Non Tro
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:39
      Title: Phanuel
      Performer(s): Zorn, John
      Performer(s): Zorn, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:50
      Title: How Can You Lose?
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Duration: 7:09
    • 23:59
      Title: False Persona
      Performer(s): Parkinson, Niamh
      Performer(s): Parkinson, Niamh
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:03
      Title: Both Sides Now
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:10
      Title: Valhalla
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 6:05
    • 00:16
      Title: Cu-Cu-In
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:23
      Title: Missa Ad Coenam Agni - V: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Duration: 6:53
    • 00:30
      Title: Studio No.12 In A Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 4:59
    • 00:35
      Title: One Day Tells Its Tale To Another
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:40
      Title: Piles Of Books
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:43
      Title: Railroad Man
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 4:57
    • 00:53
      Title: En If
      Performer(s): Fort, Anat
      Performer(s): Fort, Anat
      Duration: 6:11

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