The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    May 27; On Wednesday's Blue more from that beautiful album by Elina Duni (see Blue Tunes below); Irish soprano Deirdre Moynihan sings Vivaldi; A Walk to the Paradise Garden by Delius; Dessner Brothers and The National with Cardinal Song; more from Lyte Records new release featuring music by Cormac McCarthy; a Smetana String Quartet; a Faure Nocturne; new from Liadan's CD Well Timed; a couple from Joni including one from Ladies of the Canyon; and belated marking of his birthday (yesterday) so...Miles Davis (pictured) from Kind of Blue; For these and more join Carl at 10

    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 -

     

    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

    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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