The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 11 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 -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Wistful Thinking
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:07
      Title: I Get Along Without You Very Well
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:11
    • 22:09
      Title: Caritas Abundat In Omnia
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:12
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:18
      Title: Romance For String Orchestra
      Performer(s): Finzi, Gerald
      Performer(s): Finzi, Gerald
      Duration: 7:30
    • 22:26
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:37
      Title: Switchboard Fog
      Performer(s): Tape
      Performer(s): Tape
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:42
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:48
      Title: I Think It's Going To Rain Today
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:52
      Title: Fantasia ? 6
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 6:12
    • 22:58
      Title: Nocturne
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:03
      Title: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:07
      Title: Drones - Part (Iv)
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: Cantilena
      Performer(s): Harvey, Richard
      Performer(s): Harvey, Richard
      Duration: 10:16
    • 23:28
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: Colla Parte
      Performer(s): Reijseger, Ernst
      Performer(s): Reijseger, Ernst
      Duration: 7:41
    • 23:40
      Title: String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Piacevole
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 10:32
    • 23:52
      Title: Il M'Est Avis
      Performer(s): De Machaut, Guillaume
      Performer(s): De Machaut, Guillaume
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:57
      Title: Lansiranta
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:02
      Title: Piano Concerto In F Minor (2nd Movement) - Largo Con Gran Espres
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Duration: 10:34
    • 00:13
      Title: Pigen I Gult
      Performer(s): Jansberg, H.
      Performer(s): Jansberg, H.
      Duration: 4:00
    • 00:17
      Title: Pur Ti Miro
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:22
      Title: Sonata A 4 In G Minor - La Sampiera
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Duration: 3:52
    • 00:26
      Title: Mazurka Op.59 No.2 In A Flat Major - Allegretto
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:34
      Title: Violin Sonata No.1 In A Major (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 6:46
    • 00:41
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:43
      Title: Oh Sleep
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:46
      Title: Lauren's Lullaby
      Performer(s): Orton, Mark
      Performer(s): Orton, Mark
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:51
      Title: Armenia
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Duration: 3:28
    • 00:54
      Title: Parting Friends/Wayfaring Stranger
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Anonymous 4
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Anonymous 4
      Duration: 2:57
    • 00:58
      Title: Nocturne No.12 In G
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 2:15

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