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 23 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    He is called the Godfather of Irish Electronica; recently he was made Adjunct Prof of Music at Trinity - Roger Doyle's discography is under the Blue Tunes spotlight this week.
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    Roger Doyle interview

    In a week where Blue celebrates the music of Roger Doyle, the composer joins Carl Corcoran in studio to talk about his music and his career.

    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: String Quartet No. 2 (Iii)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:03
      Title: Baby Grand
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 4:10
    • 22:08
      Title: Lute Suite No. 2 In C Minor (1st Movement) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:02
    • 22:19
      Title: Qui Sedes Ad Dexteram Patris
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:26
      Title: Piece En Forme De Habanera
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:29
      Title: A Remark You Made
      Performer(s): Zawinul
      Performer(s): Zawinul
      Duration: 7:08
    • 22:43
      Title: Blanche Comme La Neige
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kate And Anna Mcgarrigle
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Kate And Anna Mcgarrigle
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:48
      Title: Seasnail
      Performer(s): Hartman, Ríona Sally/Mcnamara, Steven
      Performer(s): Hartman, Ríona Sally/Mcnamara, Steven
      Duration: 3:05
    • 22:50
      Title: Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke/Strayhorn, Billy/Gaines, Lee
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke/Strayhorn, Billy/Gaines, Lee
      Duration: 3:51
    • 22:56
      Title: Behold A Wonder Here
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:00
      Title: Lachrymae
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 13:22
    • 23:14
      Title: Clown
      Performer(s): Conte, Paolo
      Performer(s): Conte, Paolo
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:18
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:24
      Title: White Nights
      Performer(s): Stout, Chris
      Performer(s): Stout, Chris
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:34
      Title: None The Wiser
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:47
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Gombert, Nicholas
      Performer(s): Gombert, Nicholas
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:51
      Title: Piano Sonata In B Minor (2nd Movement) Andante Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 7:35
    • 23:59
      Title: Sophie / The Lady With The Little Dog
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:02
      Title: Satanasa
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:07
      Title: Tamp 'Em Up Solid
      Performer(s): Traditional/Cooder
      Performer(s): Traditional/Cooder
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:11
      Title: Candy Land
      Composer: Cocorosie
      Performer(s): Cocorosie
      Performer(s): Cocorosie
      Album: La Maison de Mon Reve, Touch And Go Records, tg253cd
      Duration: 2:56
    • 00:13
      Title: Candy Man Blues
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:12
    • 00:17
      Title: Pur Ti Miro
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:22
      Title: Sinfonia
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 2:39
    • 00:25
      Title: My Guess
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:31
      Title: Kish
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Cousin Mary
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Duration: 5:59
    • 00:45
      Title: Drum Rain
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:51
      Title: Sonatine For Clarinet And Piano - Lent Et Soutenu
      Performer(s): Honegger, Arthur
      Performer(s): Honegger, Arthur
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:53
      Title: La Strada
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 3:25
    • 00:56
      Title: If Ever I Would Leave You
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Duration: 3:26

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