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    May 6. On Wednesday's Blue more from soon-to-be-septuagenarian Keith Jarrett - new and old, classical and jazz(see Blue Tunes below) and tonight part of the remarkable and legendary Koln Concert; Monteverdi featuring The Sixteen vocal ensemble; a Suite for Strings by Rautavaara;  Monks of Glenstal Abbey(pictured) sing; Garth Knox and his Saltarello Trio; Swedish Bobo Stenson with Anders Jormin; Irish singer songwriter Lisa O'Neill;  Jimmy Witherspoon Live (again) and more from Anouar Brahem; Join Carl fro these and more - 10pm start...

    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 -

     

    Keith Jarrett ;  May  4th - 10th

    This Friday Keith Jarrett turns 70. He’s been at the forefront of jazz piano since his first recording back in 1967 with the late Charlie Haden up to his latest duo outing with the same bassist  in 2013 – not forgetting his renowned Standards Trio . Together for 30 years, they are  one of most permanent line-ups in jazz history. His reach goes far beyond jazz – renowned as an interpreter as well as an improviser. All this week on the Blue, we play Jarrett – jazz, classical and solo improv. Happy Birthday Keith.

               

                      Blue of the Night Birthday Goody Bag

    In celebration of RTÉ lyric fm's 16th Birthday - and since we featured the Lyric CD catalogue last week on the programme - we decided to give ONE  listener a Goody Bag containing 16 Lyric CDs (containing some of those albums pictured, right). Thank you Eoin Brady, of the RTÉ lyric fm label, for the terrific prize.

    Congratulations to Anne Drechsler Annascaul, Tralee, Co. Kerry, first name and address out of the hat. A package should reach you mid-week...

    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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