The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 3 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    A Journey through Centuries of Beautiful Music celebrated its 4th birthday in the Sugar Club in Dublin recently. This week Blue features high quality music from that night.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: She's Walking The Dog Every Day
      Performer(s): Van Schothorst, Anne
      Performer(s): Van Schothorst, Anne
      Duration: 3:19
    • 22:05
      Title: Danza Del Viento
      Performer(s): (A) Sefarad/ (B) Bereber (Algerie)
      Performer(s): (A) Sefarad/ (B) Bereber (Algerie)
      Duration: 3:19
    • 22:08
      Title: Lili Marleen
      Performer(s): Schultze/Leip
      Performer(s): Schultze/Leip
      Duration: 6:04
    • 22:14
      Title: Three Faces Of Lecuona - La Comparsa No. 3
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Margarita
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Margarita
      Duration: 3:46
    • 22:17
      Title: Just One Of Those Things
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 7:29
    • 22:21
      Title: Premiere Courante / Seconde Courante
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 3:46
    • 22:25
      Title: N'Teri
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:33
      Title: The Salley Gardens
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:36
      Title: Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a From Peter Grimes Op. 33 - Movement
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:41
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:02
    • 22:48
      Title: Etude 3
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 5:18
    • 22:53
      Title: My Darling
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: Ingenuo And Um A Zero
      Performer(s): Pixinguinha
      Performer(s): Pixinguinha
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:02
      Title: Oblivion
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:02
    • 23:25
      Title: Eden
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Duration: 6:57
    • 23:33
      Title: The Earth Turns (Studio)
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:36
      Title: Caught A Long Wind
      Performer(s): Feist, Leslie
      Performer(s): Feist, Leslie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:42
      Title: String Trio In B Flat Major D581 - Movement Ii - Andante
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:35
    • 23:52
      Title: When We Live On The Stars
      Performer(s): Shepherd/ Benita/ Rochford
      Performer(s): Shepherd/ Benita/ Rochford
      Duration: 4:19
    • 23:56
      Title: I Loves You, Porgy
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:03
      Title: My Baby Just Cares For Me
      Performer(s): Kahn, Gus/Donaldson, Walter
      Performer(s): Kahn, Gus/Donaldson, Walter
      Duration: 3:53
    • 00:06
      Title: Lament For Amy
      Performer(s): King, Philip
      Performer(s): King, Philip
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:11
      Title: Melismantra
      Performer(s): Riley, Gyan
      Performer(s): Riley, Gyan
      Duration: 6:24
    • 00:17
      Title: Capona-Sferraina
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Duration: 3:34
    • 00:21
      Title: Music For Solo Viola Da Gamba - Movement Ii - Vivace Wko190
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:27
      Title: The Duke Of Athole's Music
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:37
    • 00:32
      Title: Kit'stune/When A Knight Won His Spurs
      Performer(s): Trad/Simpson, Martin
      Performer(s): Trad/Simpson, Martin
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:37
      Title: Credo
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:43
      Title: String Quartet In Eb Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:49
      Title: Purple Rain
      Composer: Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Album: All Time Greatest Rock Songs, Columbia, MOODCD63
      Duration: 4:01
    • 00:55
      Title: After Dark
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Duration: 4:11

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