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    Mar 30; On Monday's Blue we play a track from our featured album by Anuoar Brahem(see Blue Tunes, below); Jordi Savall (pictured) and his ensemble Hesperion XXI bridge the gap 'tween East and West; Debussy's Clair de Lune twice - the original followed by a jazzy interpretation; John Metcalfe from a forthcoming album; Jocelyn Pook is inspired by Edgar Allen Poe; singer songwriter Sarah McQuaid is inspired by St Francis of Assisi; jazz piano from the late Michael Garrick; more from Sufjan Stevens' new CD; Francis MacDonald is a drummer and sometime member of Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub - he's just released a CD of String Quartet arrangements - hear some tonight;.  For  these and lots more join Carl  at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 24 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Law student turned composer CPE Bach was renowned for his keyboard improvisation. His acclaimed Keyboard Sonatas are in the Blue spotlight as we salute one of the Bach Boys.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Anuoar Brahem Souvenance;  March 30th- April 5th

    Oud player Anouar Brahem has consistently produced mesmerising music for the ECM label. His latest work is no exception. Inspired by the political and social upheaval in his native Tunisia, Souvenance is supremely captivating and benefits from his piano based quartet along with a string orchestra. He's in the National Concert Hall next week with his quartet - so this week he is in the Blue spotlight.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Chant From A Holy Book, Var. 1
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 6:27
    • 22:07
      Title: Arpeggiata (Prelude)
      Performer(s): Abel, Kar Friedrich
      Performer(s): Abel, Kar Friedrich
      Duration: 2:42
    • 22:10
      Title: Kothbiro
      Performer(s): Ogada, Ayub / Achieng, James
      Performer(s): Ogada, Ayub / Achieng, James
      Duration: 6:18
    • 22:17
      Title: Clock Winder
      Performer(s): Hahn, Hilary/ Bertelmann, Volker
      Performer(s): Hahn, Hilary/ Bertelmann, Volker
      Duration: 2:59
    • 22:20
      Title: Maggie And Milly And Molly And May
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:26
      Title: Sonata - Movement Iii - Canto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Duration: 5:29
    • 22:31
      Title: Twisted Illusion
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Duration: 3:12
    • 22:35
      Title: So Ro, Godt Barn (Rest Now Sweet Child)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:26
    • 22:38
      Title: I Better Be Quiet Now
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:43
      Title: Sisters Of The Red Diamond
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:49
      Title: Sonata V
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Duration: 2:14
    • 22:51
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (Iv)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: Rodeo - Corral Nocturne
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:02
      Title: Winter Moon
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:48
    • 23:06
      Title: How Much Do You Love Me?
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: The Last Pint
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre Arr Vallely, Niall
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre Arr Vallely, Niall
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:16
      Title: Una Dheas
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jptrio
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jptrio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: Turning Point
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:27
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 23:34
      Title: Summa For Choir
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:43
      Title: Norma - Casta Diva
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:53
      Title: Maimouna
      Performer(s): Sissoko, Ballake
      Performer(s): Sissoko, Ballake
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:56
      Title: Birchwood Beaker
      Performer(s): Kate Stables
      Performer(s): Kate Stables
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:00
      Title: We Don't Care
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:06
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:11
      Title: Weep, O Mine Eyes
      Performer(s): Bennet, John
      Performer(s): Bennet, John
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:13
      Title: Prelude And Fugues No. 1 In C Major
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 8:26
    • 00:23
      Title: Round Midnight
      Performer(s): Monk/Williams
      Performer(s): Monk/Williams
      Duration: 7:00
    • 00:30
      Title: Harvest Moon
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:35
      Title: You Have To Come Back To Me
      Performer(s): Gasparyan
      Performer(s): Gasparyan
      Duration: 3:16
    • 00:38
      Title: Reflects Dans L'Eau
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:45
      Title: Blazhen Muzh
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:49
      Title: Your Mother And I
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:52
      Title: Futile Devices
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Performer(s): Stevens, Sufjan
      Duration: 2:26
    • 00:55
      Title: Lullabye
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Duration: 4:22

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