The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    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 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: 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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