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 30 September 2013

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    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

    • 22:07
      Title: Bilijana
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Duration: 4:52
    • 22:11
      Title: Music For A While
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:16
      Title: The Humpback Whale
      Performer(s): Jones, Nic
      Performer(s): Jones, Nic
      Duration: 6:20
    • 22:22
      Title: That Ole Devil Called Love
      Performer(s): Roberts / Fisher
      Performer(s): Roberts / Fisher
      Duration: 3:10
    • 22:41
      Title: On The Tale Of Bliss
      Performer(s): Viljamaa, Milla
      Performer(s): Viljamaa, Milla
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:46
      Title: Who Knows Where The Time Goes
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Duration: 5:29
    • 22:51
      Title: Solstice
      Performer(s): Laki Mera
      Performer(s): Laki Mera
      Duration: 5:50
    • 22:57
      Title: Long After The Music Is Gone
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Duration: 4:10
    • 23:02
      Title: If Not Inertia
      Performer(s): Sroka, Brett
      Performer(s): Sroka, Brett
      Duration: 7:12
    • 23:09
      Title: Suite No.3 In D Major (2nd Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:14
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:20
      Title: Lilac Wine
      Performer(s): Shelton
      Performer(s): Shelton
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:24
      Title: The Man With The Child In His Eyes
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 4:50
    • 23:30
      Title: Fanny Power
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 2:20
    • 23:32
      Title: Past Place
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:39
      Title: Lone Pilgrim
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:58
    • 23:42
      Title: Three Hours
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 6:30
    • 23:48
      Title: Sonata K87 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:53
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 00:01
      Title: Lydia's Crush
      Performer(s): Jacob, Christian
      Performer(s): Jacob, Christian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:07
      Title: Piles Of Books
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:09
      Title: Sonata De Requiem Op. 283 For Cello And Piano - Movement Iv - Qu
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Duration: 8:07
    • 00:18
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:23
      Title: The Cloud Factory
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:30
      Title: Prelude No.6 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:32
      Title: Credidi Propter Quod Locutus Sum
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 22:28

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