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 16 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    He has an impressive film catalogue; worked with many artists; a discography that includes piano music of Satie, Copland and Cage: Michel Legrand is under the Blue Tunes spotlight.

    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: E O Meu Amor Vi Passas
      Performer(s): Marx, Patricia
      Performer(s): Marx, Patricia
      Duration: 6:03
    • 22:06
      Title: Beaten Wings
      Performer(s): Mac Con Iomaire, Colm
      Performer(s): Mac Con Iomaire, Colm
      Duration: 5:17
    • 22:11
      Title: My Young Man
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Duration: 4:19
    • 22:16
      Title: Mera Kuchh Saaman
      Performer(s): Burman
      Performer(s): Burman
      Duration: 7:10
    • 22:23
      Title: Atitlan
      Performer(s): Busk
      Performer(s): Busk
      Duration: 6:56
    • 22:37
      Title: Nostalgias
      Performer(s): Coban/Cadicamo
      Performer(s): Coban/Cadicamo
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:42
      Title: There Is No Train
      Performer(s): Nastasia, Nina
      Performer(s): Nastasia, Nina
      Duration: 2:41
    • 22:45
      Title: Rejsadage
      Performer(s): Haugaard
      Performer(s): Haugaard
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:50
      Title: Hyper Ballad
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Duration: 5:20
    • 22:56
      Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (1st Movement) Moderato
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:59
      Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (2nd Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Duration: 2:47
    • 23:01
      Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Duration: 4:04
    • 23:05
      Title: Valse Nobles Et Sentimentales (Excerpts) - Menuet Sur Le Nom De
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 2:04
    • 23:07
      Title: One Day I'Ll Fly Away
      Performer(s): Sample / Jennings
      Performer(s): Sample / Jennings
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:12
      Title: Dans Tes Yeux
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:18
      Title: You Must Believe In Spring
      Performer(s): Bergman/Demy/Legrand
      Performer(s): Bergman/Demy/Legrand
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:24
      Title: How Do You Keep Playing The Music
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Duration: 5:43
    • 23:31
      Title: 3 Pieces For Clarinet Solo - I.
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 2:10
    • 23:34
      Title: 3 Pieces For Clarinet Solo - Iii
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 1:31
    • 23:35
      Title: San Juan
      Performer(s): Garcia Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 9:12
    • 23:46
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kopatchinskaja
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kopatchinskaja
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:58
      Title: Te Acordas De Mi?
      Performer(s): Gubitsch
      Performer(s): Gubitsch
      Duration: 9:55
    • 00:20
      Title: Sonata K.89 (Ii) Grave
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 2:25
    • 00:23
      Title: Piano Quartet No. 2 In G Minor, 3rd Movement Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 10:36
    • 00:34
      Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In A Minor (2nd Moveme
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:42
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Moran, Jason
      Performer(s): Moran, Jason
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: Teclado Marfil
      Performer(s): Dobal
      Performer(s): Dobal
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:51
      Title: String Trio Op 19 2nd Mvt Adagio
      Performer(s): Berkeley, Lennox
      Performer(s): Berkeley, Lennox
      Duration: 6:32
    • 00:58
      Title: Prelude In E Flat Major
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 1:43

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