The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 9 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nico Muhly balances contemporary classical and indie folk/pop; operas, ballets, chamber works and collaborations with Bjork, Sigur Ros and Essie Jain - nightly on Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Blues (From Paul Bunyan)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:05
      Title: Divojcice Mlada
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 2:47
    • 22:08
      Title: Just Enough
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Duration: 5:58
    • 22:14
      Title: Andante Espressivo
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:18
      Title: Nobody Does It Better
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Duration: 6:39
    • 22:36
      Title: Black Musette
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:40
      Title: Arise, Arise! You Slumbering Sleepers
      Performer(s): Weir, Judith
      Performer(s): Weir, Judith
      Duration: 2:48
    • 22:44
      Title: Rubies, Pearls And Emeralds
      Performer(s): Burger, Rob
      Performer(s): Burger, Rob
      Duration: 5:07
    • 22:48
      Title: Amine's Song
      Performer(s): Lantos, Zoltan
      Performer(s): Lantos, Zoltan
      Duration: 5:43
    • 22:55
      Title: Mosella
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Duration: 2:31
    • 22:57
      Title: Te Vigilans Oculis
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Duration: 2:39
    • 23:00
      Title: Sextet No.2 In G Major, Op.36: Scherzo.Allegro Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 7:20
    • 23:09
      Title: Quiet Music
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:15
      Title: Etude 3
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 5:18
    • 23:21
      Title: Into The Silence
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Duration: 7:29
    • 23:30
      Title: Gerusalemme Liberata
      Performer(s): Abou-Khalil, Rabih
      Performer(s): Abou-Khalil, Rabih
      Duration: 12:25
    • 23:52
      Title: Symphony No. 44 In E Minor ('Trauer') 3rd Mvt. Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:15
    • 00:01
      Title: In Nomine
      Performer(s): Picforth
      Performer(s): Picforth
      Duration: 6:02
    • 00:07
      Title: Nazuk
      Performer(s): Laginha, Mario/Joao, Maria
      Performer(s): Laginha, Mario/Joao, Maria
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:14
      Title: The Moon And I
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 3:53
    • 00:19
      Title: Ar Bhóithrín Na Smaointe
      Performer(s): Munnelly
      Performer(s): Munnelly
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:23
      Title: Manoir Des Mes Reves
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:28
      Title: Here, There And Everywhere
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 7:41
    • 00:36
      Title: Sonata K209
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:40
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Tsintsadze
      Performer(s): Tsintsadze
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 9:57
    • 00:53
      Title: An Evening Hymn
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:59
      Title: Prelude In D
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 0:43

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