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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 Monday 14 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, Carl and Eamonn feature the recordings of singer-songwriter Richard Thompson, who's still going strong after bursting onto the scene with Fairport Convention in 1967.

    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: Big Steamers
      Performer(s): Kipling, Rudyard/Bellamy, Peter
      Performer(s): Kipling, Rudyard/Bellamy, Peter
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:06
      Title: Mataisah-Hik Sagan
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:09
      Title: Afterwards
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:14
      Title: Keyboard Sonata In F Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:18
      Title: Voices Of Spring
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Duration: 3:08
    • 22:22
      Title: Lyric Fantasy Op. 54
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 8:48
    • 22:30
      Title: Con Que La Lavara?
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Duration: 2:40
    • 22:33
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:39
      Title: La Nina De Fuego
      Performer(s): Quintero/ Leon/ Quiroga
      Performer(s): Quintero/ Leon/ Quiroga
      Duration: 3:53
    • 22:43
      Title: Desafinado
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Duration: 6:06
    • 22:52
      Title: Sonata No.3-Bwv 1005 In C-Major (Ii.Fuga)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 12:00
    • 23:04
      Title: Psalm 121
      Performer(s): Psalm Book 1640
      Performer(s): Psalm Book 1640
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: The Siege/ Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Anon (Ballet Lute Book)/ Diego Ortiz
      Performer(s): Anon (Ballet Lute Book)/ Diego Ortiz
      Duration: 3:10
    • 23:10
      Title: The Snow Goose
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:15
      Title: The Dimming Of The Day
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:19
      Title: Poem Of Strings
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:26
      Title: April's Fool
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:34
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 6:00
    • 23:40
      Title: Gaudeamus Omnes
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 2:59
    • 23:43
      Title: Concerto Grosso Op.3 No.2 In B Flat (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:45
      Title: Dove Sei (Art Thou Troubled)
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:52
      Title: The Coulin
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:55
      Title: Thinking Of Misty
      Performer(s): Rantala, Iiro
      Performer(s): Rantala, Iiro
      Duration: 6:46
    • 00:02
      Title: Married The Messenger
      Performer(s): Leighton, John
      Performer(s): Leighton, John
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:06
      Title: Cinema Paradiso: Main Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:12
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: Bourrées 1 And 2
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:21
      Title: Trio Elegiaque No. 1 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 15:11
    • 00:36
      Title: Vespers - Nyne Otpushchayeshi
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Vladimir Mostovoy (Tenor), St Petersburg Chamber Choir
      Album: The Number One Rachmaninov Album Cd 2, Universal Classics & Jazz Uk, 4765900
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:42
      Title: Kingdom
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:45
      Title: La Strada
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 3:25
    • 00:49
      Title: Avril 14th
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 2:18
    • 00:52
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:57
      Title: Introduction
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 1:47

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