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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 25 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.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Voices Of My Home
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Duration: 6:55
    • 22:07
      Title: Devojko Mari Hubava (Lovely Young Girl)
      Performer(s): Kurktshiyski, Krassimir
      Performer(s): Kurktshiyski, Krassimir
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:11
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (V)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:26
      Title: Among The Wicklow Hills
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 2:49
    • 22:28
      Title: The Wicklow Way/ Sue's Hornpipe/ The Last Train
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 6:31
    • 22:37
      Title: Double Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Largo Ma Non Tanto
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:56
    • 22:44
      Title: Beati Quorum Via
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:48
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:18
    • 22:51
      Title: Almost Blue
      Performer(s): Costello
      Performer(s): Costello
      Duration: 4:19
    • 22:56
      Title: Flirt
      Performer(s): Thielemans, Toots
      Performer(s): Thielemans, Toots
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:00
      Title: Voices Of Parents Rip
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 5:29
    • 23:05
      Title: The Birdcage
      Performer(s): Hession, Ronán
      Performer(s): Hession, Ronán
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:10
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:15
      Title: Histoire De Molly
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:21
      Title: Re: Stacks
      Performer(s): Bon Iver
      Performer(s): Bon Iver
      Duration: 6:56
    • 23:29
      Title: Violin Sonata In D Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:34
      Title: Come Again : Sweet Love Doth Now Invite
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:38
      Title: Arthur Mcbride
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 7:20
    • 23:45
      Title: The Wild Swans At Coole
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 7:02
    • 23:53
      Title: Houdouth
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Duration: 5:51
    • 23:58
      Title: Truskmore
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:05
      Title: Missing You
      Composer: Seckou Keita
      Performer(s): Seckou Keita
      Performer(s): Seckou Keita
      Album: The Silimbo Passage - Seckou Keita, World Artventures, WA2008
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:10
      Title: Alex Mcconnell's (Waltz)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Fidil
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Fidil
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:14
      Title: Cantus In Memory Of Benjamin Britten
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:20
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:17
    • 00:25
      Title: Temwani
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 2:08
    • 00:27
      Title: Thinking Of Misty
      Performer(s): Rantala, Iiro
      Performer(s): Rantala, Iiro
      Duration: 6:46
    • 00:34
      Title: Chartered Flight
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Duration: 6:56
    • 00:41
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:46
      Title: Liebesträume No.3 In A Flat
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:51
      Title: Crazy, Crazy Nights
      Performer(s): Stanley/Mitchell
      Performer(s): Stanley/Mitchell
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:56
      Title: Lullabye
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Duration: 4:22

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