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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 12 September 2013

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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

 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: Willow Weep For Me

Performer(s): Ronnell

Duration: 4:52

22:05

Title: Aux Etoiles

Performer(s): Duparc, Henri

Duration: 6:01

22:12

Title: Track 09

Performer(s): Mallinger

Duration: 3:45

22:17

Title: Basse Danse

Performer(s): Susato, Tielman

Duration: 4:01

22:20

Title: Bonfires

Performer(s): Jones, Ricky Lee

Duration: 4:28

22:25

Title: Merrick (Saviour, Visit Thy Plantation)

Performer(s): Trad Arr Anonymous 4

Duration: 4:38

22:31

Title: Salve Regina

Performer(s): Carissimi, Giacomo

Duration: 6:10

22:37

Title: Unapproved Roads

Performer(s): Lunasa

Duration: 4:31

22:42

Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Minor Op. 115 (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 11:25

22:54

Title: Track 14

Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor

Duration: 3:45

22:56

Title: Track 12

Performer(s): Macmillan, James

Duration: 3:45

22:58

Title: Soleá Grana

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:00

23:02

Title: Avara

Performer(s): Pohjonen, Kimmo / Kosminen, Samuli

Duration: 6:15

23:09

Title: Verdict

Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico

Duration: 3:45

23:11

Title: O Sapientia (I )

Performer(s): Muhly, Nico

Duration: 3:45

23:14

Title: Suite No.1 In A Minor - Movement V - Gigue

Performer(s): Rameau, Jean Philippe

Duration: 2:36

23:16

Title: Minuet In A Minor

Performer(s): Rameau/Godowsky

Duration: 5:24

23:22

Title: Den Signade Dag

Performer(s): Trad

Duration: 3:27

23:25

Title: Berceuse Amazigh

Performer(s): Anon/ Berbere

Duration: 2:58

23:28

Title: Sonata In E Flat Minor (2nd Movement) - Completed By Stephen Coo

Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander

Duration: 6:21

23:34

Title: Fuisté Tú ( It Was You )

Performer(s): Marroquín, José

Duration: 6:32

23:41

Title: Track 03

Performer(s): Mallinger/Dickbauer

Duration: 3:45

23:46

Title: Damn The Circumstances

Performer(s): Batteau / Klein / Peyroux

Duration: 4:52

23:52

Title: String Quartet No. 15 In E Flat Minor Op. 144 - Movement I - Ele

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 11:09

00:04

Title: Track 05

Performer(s): Evans, Bill

Duration: 3:45

00:09

Title: By The Vaar - Iii

Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin

Duration: 3:27

00:12

Title: My Father's Father

Performer(s): Williams, Joe / White, John Paul

Duration: 3:35

00:16

Title: Sonata No. 31 In A Flat: Adagio/ Allegro

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 10:07

00:26

Title: The Guest

Performer(s): Delaney, Peter

Duration: 7:40

00:34

Title: Ricercare A 6

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 6:58

00:42

Title: Abandonnée

Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius

Duration: 2:02

00:43

Title: Nocturne 'Cats On The Roof' Andante

Performer(s): Dohnanyi, Erno

Duration: 4:13

00:47

Title: Reiseslatt - Til Hans W Brimi

Performer(s): Okland

Duration: 4:20

00:52

Title: Songs For Tony (3rd Movement) Warm

Performer(s): Nyman, Michael

Duration: 4:39

00:57

Title: Bless You

Performer(s): Lane, B./Freed, R.

Duration: 3:05

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