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    Jan 29; Thursday's Blue continues to shine the spotlight on the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, whose birthdate we marked last Sunday. Once again a track or two from Paula and Jacques Morelenbaum, Ryuichi Sakamoto and Paulo Jobim (see Blue Tunes below); more from the  new choral recording from Ergodos label with Irish Youth Chamber Choir - this time music by Gabriel Jackson; Cecilia Bartoli(pictured)sings Bach; Jose Carreras sings Ariel Ramirez; a Vivaldi Violin Sonata; Pauline Scanlon teams up with Padraig Rynne - the EP is called Notify; Dublin trad miscreants Lynched; and we mark the anniversary of Luke Kelly's passing; Legendary Fadista Amalia Rodrigues followed by a piano tribute to the same Amalia from Portugese pianist Júlio Resende; a belated Happy Birthday to Robert Wyatt; Slovenian pianist/composer Kaja Draksler;  a Beethoven Bagatelle and one from Gerald Finzi;  For these and more delights join Carl... starting at 10pm....

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 7 November 2013

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    Since moving to Sweden in 2001, Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun has released 8 albums on her own label. We'll hear samples of Ane's output each night this week.

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    Tom Jobim tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

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