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    Sept 3: Thursday’s Blue continues to shine the spotlight on Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); Bach for Harpsichord and Viola da Gamba; Arianna Savall plays harp; so too does Laoise Kelly (pictured); a Faure Nocturne; a Sorrowful Song from Gorecki – from his Symphony No.3; Nick Drake’s River Man twice – once from the man himself followed by Brad Mehldau’s version; American brothers Chris and Oliver Wood; jazz bassist George Mraz teams up with reedman Zoot Sims; two acts that visited Sligo this year – The Impossible Gentlemen and Dhafer Youssef Quartet; Alan Stivell plays Celtic Harp while Bill Frisell plays a Hank Williams tune; a Romance from Saint-Saens; Mozart twice – a Piano Concerto and an aria – Soave Sia Il Vento; Cara Dillon sings trad; more from the new Anais Mitchell; and new from Discovery Gospel Choir; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 30 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Screen composer Thomas Newman joined the family business; his father, uncles, brothers and cousin all share the silver screen passion & we play Thomas' works all this week on Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: We Are The Stars
      Performer(s): Komitas
      Performer(s): Komitas
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:05
      Title: Winter 2
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 3:06
    • 22:08
      Title: Winter 3
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 4:53
    • 22:13
      Title: Old Thought
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 6:03
    • 22:13
      Title: The Green Mile
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:23
      Title: Music For A Found Harmonium
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:27
      Title: Forinfas
      Performer(s): Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill
      Performer(s): Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill
      Duration: 2:10
    • 22:30
      Title: He Wishes His Beloved Were Dead From That The Night Come
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:34
      Title: Ishidatami
      Performer(s): Benita, Michel
      Performer(s): Benita, Michel
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:42
      Title: Who Is Sylvia
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:43
      Title: String Quartet In E Flat Major, Op. 109 (Iii) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Duration: 9:41
    • 22:54
      Title: Wiggy Wiggy
      Performer(s): O'Domhnaill
      Performer(s): O'Domhnaill
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:58
      Title: Miss Lindsay Barker/Spencer The Rover
      Performer(s): Cutting/Trad
      Performer(s): Cutting/Trad
      Duration: 5:56
    • 23:04
      Title: First Impressions
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:10
      Title: Nobody Does It Better
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Duration: 6:39
    • 23:16
      Title: I Get Along Without You Very Well
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:22
      Title: 27th Ethos
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:28
      Title: Mother, Where Are You?
      Performer(s): Traditional Armenian
      Performer(s): Traditional Armenian
      Duration: 2:40
    • 23:30
      Title: String Quartet No. 3: (Vi) Michima Closing
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:10
    • 23:35
      Title: Ain't No Cure For Love
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:39
      Title: Song For E
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Duration: 6:47
    • 23:48
      Title: Nunc Dimittis
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:10
    • 23:54
      Title: Trio For Clarinet, Cello And Piano In A Minor (Ii) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 8:43
    • 00:04
      Title: Ajo
      Performer(s): Hjetland, Jullie
      Performer(s): Hjetland, Jullie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:08
      Title: Love Is It's Own Eternity
      Performer(s): Hollenbeck, John
      Performer(s): Hollenbeck, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:14
      Title: Brooks Was Here
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:19
      Title: Someday My Prince Will Come
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Duration: 9:19
    • 00:29
      Title: Double Concerto For Violin, Cello & Orchestra In A Min Op. 102 (
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 8:54
    • 00:38
      Title: The Beauty Of Decay
      Performer(s): Aarset / Bang / Honoré
      Performer(s): Aarset / Bang / Honoré
      Duration: 7:21
    • 00:45
      Title: Albatross
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:50
      Title: Tongue Tied
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:55
      Title: Nanu
      Performer(s): Valdes
      Performer(s): Valdes
      Duration: 5:00

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