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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 Thursday 10 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, we're featuring compositions and performances by Daryl Runswick, author, broadcaster and former Head of Composition at the Trinity College of Music.

    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: Woo Dr Hythm
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Duration: 3:24
    • 22:04
      Title: Don's Kora Song
      Performer(s): Cherry, Don
      Performer(s): Cherry, Don
      Duration: 5:23
    • 22:09
      Title: Gli Amanti Di Roma
      Performer(s): Testa, Gianmaria
      Performer(s): Testa, Gianmaria
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:13
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:36
    • 22:19
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (Iv)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:25
      Title: I Should Care
      Performer(s): Weston / Cahn / Stordahl
      Performer(s): Weston / Cahn / Stordahl
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:30
      Title: Mean To Me
      Performer(s): Ahlert/Turk
      Performer(s): Ahlert/Turk
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:35
      Title: Piano Sonata No.11 (2nd Movement) Adagio Molta Espressione
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:40
    • 22:43
      Title: Quartet No. 1 In A (2nd Movement)Adagio Cantabile
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:41
    • 22:50
      Title: Elyne Road
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Duration: 9:05
    • 22:59
      Title: Humming Fields
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 3:43
    • 23:05
      Title: Mingus In The Sky
      Performer(s): Catherine, Philip
      Performer(s): Catherine, Philip
      Duration: 7:41
    • 23:12
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Mitchell / Mingus
      Performer(s): Mitchell / Mingus
      Duration: 5:51
    • 23:20
      Title: Pods
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 3:40
    • 23:23
      Title: O Beata Infantia (Alio Modo)
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 3:40
    • 23:27
      Title: Suite No. 1 In C Major Bwv 1007 (5th Movement) - Menuets I And I
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:32
      Title: A Lotus On Irish Streams
      Performer(s): Mclaughlin, John
      Performer(s): Mclaughlin, John
      Duration: 5:56
    • 23:48
      Title: An Cailin Rua; The Redhead
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:58
    • 23:51
      Title: Set Luna Diamondji
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:55
      Title: The Bliss
      Performer(s): Kumar / Singh
      Performer(s): Kumar / Singh
      Duration: 5:51
    • 00:03
      Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - V: Quaerens Me
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:09
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (2nd Movement) Fantasia. Adagio
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:16
      Title: Libertango
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:21
      Title: How Insensitive (Insensatez)
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Demoraes
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Demoraes
      Duration: 3:33
    • 00:24
      Title: Chi Passa Per'sta Strada
      Performer(s): Azzaiolo, Filippo
      Performer(s): Azzaiolo, Filippo
      Duration: 4:56
    • 00:30
      Title: Book 3 - Prelude 7
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:37
      Title: Ice Cream
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:42
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Katché, Manu
      Performer(s): Katché, Manu
      Duration: 6:30
    • 00:49
      Title: Here Comes The Silent Dusk
      Performer(s): Traditional English Prayer
      Performer(s): Traditional English Prayer
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:54
      Title: Violin Sonata In D Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:06

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