The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 17 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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Siete Potencias (Bu Kantu)
      Performer(s): Fonseca, Roberto
      Performer(s): Fonseca, Roberto
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:06
      Title: Tune For Gillian
      Performer(s): Mcauley, Oisin
      Performer(s): Mcauley, Oisin
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:09
      Title: Desert Reels
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Mcgoldrick
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Mcgoldrick
      Duration: 8:11
    • 22:18
      Title: Dame Lombard
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kornog
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kornog
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:23
      Title: In Nomine A 5
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Orlando
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Orlando
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:26
      Title: Vrikkjaren
      Performer(s): Kroken / Moldestad
      Performer(s): Kroken / Moldestad
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:31
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:41
      Title: Amoreux Suy
      Performer(s): Binchois, Gilles
      Performer(s): Binchois, Gilles
      Duration: 6:53
    • 22:47
      Title: Nos Galan
      Performer(s): Rhydderch, Llio
      Performer(s): Rhydderch, Llio
      Duration: 7:04
    • 22:55
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Once Upon A Summertime
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Herndon/Mercer
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Herndon/Mercer
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:09
      Title: Hvirvelvinden/The Windmills Of Your Mind
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Duration: 3:50
    • 23:13
      Title: Mazurka Op.24 No.4 In B Flat Minor - Moderato
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 5:07
    • 23:18
      Title: Mareta No'm Faces Plorar
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:25
      Title: Aaj Ki Raat
      Performer(s): Burman
      Performer(s): Burman
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:37
      Title: Trio Sonata No.1 In A Minor
      Performer(s): Boyce, William
      Performer(s): Boyce, William
      Duration: 5:52
    • 23:44
      Title: Neelin
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:48
      Title: Alma Criolla
      Performer(s): Fernando Miceli
      Performer(s): Fernando Miceli
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: Cello Son No.1 In E Min Op38 (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 13:35
    • 00:06
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Godard, Michel
      Performer(s): Godard, Michel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:11
      Title: Dea
      Performer(s): Corvino
      Performer(s): Corvino
      Duration: 4:34
    • 00:16
      Title: Balada A Caridad Y Emilio
      Performer(s): Chucho Valdes
      Performer(s): Chucho Valdes
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:18
      Title: Sometimes
      Performer(s): Ayo
      Performer(s): Ayo
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:23
      Title: Mir Ist So Wunderbar From Fidelio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:28
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen/Youssef, Dhafer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:31
      Title: Dance No. 2
      Performer(s): Nelson, Daniel
      Performer(s): Nelson, Daniel
      Duration: 3:26
    • 00:35
      Title: Garden In The Rain
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Carol
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Carol
      Duration: 8:17
    • 00:43
      Title: Den Ny Maskerade
      Performer(s): Trad/Ulc
      Performer(s): Trad/Ulc
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:48
      Title: Flor De Nieve
      Performer(s): Ibn Abbad, A. / Alaoui, A.
      Performer(s): Ibn Abbad, A. / Alaoui, A.
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:53
      Title: Empire Of Light
      Performer(s): Orton, Mark
      Performer(s): Orton, Mark
      Duration: 3:14
    • 00:56
      Title: Contrapunctus Iv
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:19

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