The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 31 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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Study I
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:01
    • 22:01
      Title: Six Feet Under: Theme
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 2:26
    • 22:03
      Title: Alfonsina Y El Mar
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:09
      Title: No.15 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:48
    • 22:12
      Title: Qui Sedes Ad Dexteram Patris
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:18
      Title: Sans Melodie Too
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Duration: 8:16
    • 22:26
      Title: A Coral Room
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 6:27
    • 22:34
      Title: La Cruzadita
      Performer(s): Nunez
      Performer(s): Nunez
      Duration: 4:38
    • 22:38
      Title: Road To Chicago
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 3:21
    • 22:43
      Title: La Ditie De Jehanne D'Arc
      Performer(s): De Pisan, Christine
      Performer(s): De Pisan, Christine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:46
      Title: Prayer Of St. Gregory
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:51
      Title: Falling Things (Where Does A Girl Begin?)
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:58
      Title: The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:02
      Title: As I Roved Out
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 6:15
    • 23:10
      Title: Study No.5 In D Flat Major
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:15
      Title: Novi Sideris Lumen Respenduit
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:20
      Title: Synapse Collapse
      Performer(s): Gilewitz, Richard
      Performer(s): Gilewitz, Richard
      Duration: 6:10
    • 23:25
      Title: Mareel
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:31
      Title: Spooks!
      Performer(s): Karr, Harold/Dubey, Matt
      Performer(s): Karr, Harold/Dubey, Matt
      Duration: 2:54
    • 23:33
      Title: Witchcraft
      Performer(s): Leigh/Coleman
      Performer(s): Leigh/Coleman
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:39
      Title: Bewitched
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Duration: 7:19
    • 23:47
      Title: Capriccio
      Performer(s): Vierdanck, Johann
      Performer(s): Vierdanck, Johann
      Duration: 4:03
    • 23:51
      Title: Credo
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 10:21
    • 00:02
      Title: Hello It's Me
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:05
      Title: Three Hours
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 6:30
    • 00:12
      Title: The Man Who Fell From Grace...
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: 3epkano, Smiling Politely Records, Spr012
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:17
      Title: Stick Stock
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Duration: 3:16
    • 00:22
      Title: Modul 46
      Performer(s): Bartsch Nik
      Performer(s): Bartsch Nik
      Duration: 7:31
    • 00:29
      Title: White Man Sleeps - Fourth Dance
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Duration: 8:23
    • 00:38
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:43
      Title: Hooverville Funeral
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 3:09
    • 00:46
      Title: I Put A Spell On You
      Performer(s): Hawkins
      Performer(s): Hawkins
      Duration: 2:50
    • 00:50
      Title: Nocturne For The Left Hand Alone
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Take It With Me
      Performer(s): Waits/Brennan
      Performer(s): Waits/Brennan
      Duration: 5:01

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