The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    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 Wednesday 16 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 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

    • 22:00
      Title: Serenade For Tenor, Horn And Strings - 1. Pastoral
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:04
      Title: Hope
      Performer(s): Sawhney, Nitin
      Performer(s): Sawhney, Nitin
      Duration: 6:05
    • 22:10
      Title: Toni
      Performer(s): Hussein, Zakir
      Performer(s): Hussein, Zakir
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:16
      Title: Some Other Time
      Performer(s): Berstein / Comden/ Green
      Performer(s): Berstein / Comden/ Green
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:21
      Title: Life Mask
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Duration: 7:31
    • 22:30
      Title: Agnus Dei (Adagio For Strings)
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 11:13
    • 22:43
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.6 In B Flat Major Bwv 1051 (3rd Movement
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:56
    • 22:49
      Title: The Kiss
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:53
      Title: Stormy Monday (Live)
      Performer(s): Walker, T-Bone
      Performer(s): Walker, T-Bone
      Duration: 6:04
    • 22:59
      Title: Suite Iberia Book 1; Evocacion (I)
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:05
      Title: The Song Of The Birds
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:09
      Title: The Great Valerio
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 5:19
    • 23:14
      Title: A Brother Slips Away
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 4:57
    • 23:20
      Title: Waltz For A Lonely Farmhouse
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:23
      Title: No Surprises
      Composer: Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Album: No Surprises - Single, Parlophone, CDNODATA04
      Duration: 3:46
    • 23:28
      Title: Thy Hand, Belinda..When I Am Laid In Earth (Dido's Lament)
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 5:21
    • 23:33
      Title: Adagio For Violin And Orchestra In E K261
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:01
    • 23:41
      Title: Dia Da Liberdade
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Duration: 4:35
    • 23:45
      Title: Give Up The Ghost
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: North Circular
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Duration: 1:26
    • 23:52
      Title: Ursa Major
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:56
      Title: Vals No 4 Opus 8
      Performer(s): Barrios-Mangore, Agustin
      Performer(s): Barrios-Mangore, Agustin
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:02
      Title: Knife-Leaves Make Vintage Fabric Of The Sky
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:07
      Title: My Guess
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:16
      Title: Im Fruhling
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:34
    • 00:21
      Title: Sonata In F Minor Op.120 No.1 (2nd Movement) Andante Un Poco Ada
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:27
      Title: Nothing Changes
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Duration: 1:06
    • 00:28
      Title: Inis Oirr
      Performer(s): Thomas Walsh
      Performer(s): Thomas Walsh
      Duration: 5:28
    • 00:33
      Title: Dream Song
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:42
      Title: Desvairada
      Performer(s): Garoto
      Performer(s): Garoto
      Album: Garoto, O Genio Das Cordas
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:46
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:52
      Title: Lush Life
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 7:01

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