The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 19 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 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

    • 22:11
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Goessling, Andy
      Performer(s): Goessling, Andy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:16
      Title: Shokhi Kunjo Shajao
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:25
    • 22:23
      Title: La Spagna
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 1:31
    • 22:24
      Title: Rikje Ragne
      Performer(s): Maurseth, Benedicte
      Performer(s): Maurseth, Benedicte
      Duration: 2:59
    • 22:29
      Title: Jesus De Nazareth
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 6:31
    • 22:37
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Hamilton, Arthur
      Performer(s): Hamilton, Arthur
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:43
      Title: Passacaglia For Two Harps
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:47
      Title: Etude No 10 In F Minor 'Appassionata"
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:52
      Title: Ode To A Flugelhorn
      Performer(s): Terry, Clark
      Performer(s): Terry, Clark
      Duration: 5:53
    • 22:59
      Title: The Spanish Pavane
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 2:57
    • 23:01
      Title: Cualquiera De Estas Noches
      Performer(s): Blazquez / Esposito
      Performer(s): Blazquez / Esposito
      Duration: 4:35
    • 23:07
      Title: Piano Quartet In E Flat (3rd Movement) Andante Cantabile
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 8:54
    • 23:16
      Title: Embraceable You
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:21
      Title: And So It Goes
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Duration: 5:10
    • 23:26
      Title: Vokres Is Groba
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Forest Baby/ Morna/ Blue Gaze
      Performer(s): Finnegan, Brian
      Performer(s): Finnegan, Brian
      Duration: 6:28
    • 23:37
      Title: Veinte Años
      Performer(s): Vera, Maria Teresa
      Performer(s): Vera, Maria Teresa
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:42
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:47
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:00
      Title: More
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 9:10
    • 00:09
      Title: Pavane For A Dead Princess
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 5:13
    • 00:14
      Title: Fotografia
      Performer(s): Jobim / Gilbert
      Performer(s): Jobim / Gilbert
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:19
      Title: God Specialises
      Performer(s): Griffin, Gloria
      Performer(s): Griffin, Gloria
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:24
      Title: Chi Ni Bhuaim
      Performer(s): Macfayden, John
      Performer(s): Macfayden, John
      Duration: 4:42
    • 00:28
      Title: The Bold Fenian Men
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jordan/Tallroth
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jordan/Tallroth
      Duration: 5:31
    • 00:34
      Title: Suliko
      Performer(s): Traditional Georgian
      Performer(s): Traditional Georgian
      Duration: 2:16
    • 00:36
      Title: La Valse Des Jouets
      Performer(s): Faubert, Michel
      Performer(s): Faubert, Michel
      Duration: 3:39
    • 00:40
      Title: Nocturne No. 11 In F Sharp Minor Op. 104 No. 1
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:44
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:51
      Title: Los Secretos
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:55
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45

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