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 18 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 -

    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: She Moved Through The Fair
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:05
      Title: Lisboa
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Duration: 5:39
    • 22:10
      Title: Good Dog
      Performer(s): Carrothers, Bill
      Performer(s): Carrothers, Bill
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:13
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:20
      Title: Fantasia Iv
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Orlando
      Performer(s): Gibbons, Orlando
      Duration: 3:09
    • 22:23
      Title: Deer Stop
      Performer(s): Goldfrapp/Gregory
      Performer(s): Goldfrapp/Gregory
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:27
      Title: I'M Glad There Is You
      Performer(s): Dorsey / Mertz
      Performer(s): Dorsey / Mertz
      Duration: 3:33
    • 22:31
      Title: Orbit
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Duration: 5:44
    • 22:37
      Title: Track 17
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:41
      Title: String Quartet In C 'Dissonance' (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 10:48
    • 22:53
      Title: Track 19
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:12
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:22
      Title: La Valse De Lilas
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 4:10
    • 23:26
      Title: Les Parapluies De Cherbourg
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 2:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Chega Do Saudade
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 11:01
    • 23:41
      Title: La Fugazza Sonate À 5
      Performer(s): Legrenzi, Giovanni
      Performer(s): Legrenzi, Giovanni
      Duration: 5:05
    • 23:46
      Title: Destiny/Osud
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:52
      Title: Lune Rousse
      Performer(s): Jan, Marie
      Performer(s): Jan, Marie
      Duration: 5:37
    • 23:57
      Title: How High The Moon
      Performer(s): Lewis / Hamilton
      Performer(s): Lewis / Hamilton
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:01
      Title: Wild Horses
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:16
      Title: Ballad Of Grey Weather
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:20
      Title: Tutu Tango
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Duration: 5:06
    • 00:26
      Title: Avminnast
      Performer(s): Okland, Nils
      Performer(s): Okland, Nils
      Duration: 3:53
    • 00:30
      Title: Apokatastasis
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Duration: 3:06
    • 00:32
      Title: Luna-Volver
      Performer(s): Saluzzi, Dino
      Performer(s): Saluzzi, Dino
      Duration: 6:49
    • 00:39
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 7:36
    • 00:47
      Title: O Admirabile Commercium
      Performer(s): Stucky, Stephen
      Performer(s): Stucky, Stephen
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:51
      Title: Jeg Ser Deg Sote Lam
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:58
      Title: Improvisation On Chopin: Nocturne In D Flat Major
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:22

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