The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 18 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Britain's finest 20th century composer was born on the North Sea coast 100 years ago. All this week, Carl and Eamonn feature Benjamin Britten's superb chamber music.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Artifacts: Bearded Aphrodite
      Performer(s): Budd / Partridge
      Performer(s): Budd / Partridge
      Duration: 2:49
    • 22:03
      Title: Hands
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Duration: 6:13
    • 22:10
      Title: Three Divertimenti For String Quartet - Iii Burlesque
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:52
    • 22:14
      Title: Benedicta
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 3:18
    • 22:19
      Title: Fugata
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:23
      Title: Night Ride
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:30
      Title: Realta Na Maidne (Morning Star)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr C O'Leary/Dulra
      Performer(s): Trad Arr C O'Leary/Dulra
      Duration: 5:48
    • 22:35
      Title: Kyrie From Mass In E Minor
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Duration: 6:26
    • 22:43
      Title: Ruasalka - Song To The Moon
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:22
    • 22:48
      Title: Sailing To Byzantium
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 5:44
    • 22:54
      Title: Calle 7
      Performer(s): Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill
      Performer(s): Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:00
      Title: Koj Mi Tropa
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Duration: 6:33
    • 23:07
      Title: Tres Hermanicas Eran
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:31
    • 23:12
      Title: I Get Along Without You Very Well
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:19
      Title: Audrey
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:23
      Title: Take Five
      Performer(s): Desmond, Paul
      Performer(s): Desmond, Paul
      Duration: 5:41
    • 23:29
      Title: Famous Blue Raincoat
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:36
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:46
      Title: Adagio Chiaro E Dolcissimo
      Performer(s): Raskatov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Raskatov, Alexander
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:53
      Title: Pno Son In C (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:17
    • 00:00
      Title: Mosella
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Duration: 2:31
    • 00:03
      Title: As The Dawn Breaks
      Performer(s): Hawley, Richard
      Performer(s): Hawley, Richard
      Duration: 4:51
    • 00:06
      Title: First Impressions
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:12
      Title: Xi
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:17
      Title: Round Midnight
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Duration: 7:49
    • 00:25
      Title: Body And Soul
      Performer(s): Heyman/Sour/Eyton/Green
      Performer(s): Heyman/Sour/Eyton/Green
      Duration: 4:42
    • 00:29
      Title: Moanin'
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Duration: 2:52
    • 00:32
      Title: Mieke's Melody
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 5:30
    • 00:39
      Title: Ubi Caritas
      Performer(s): Gregorian Chant
      Performer(s): Gregorian Chant
      Album: Missa Orbis Factor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:48
      Title: Monkey Dung Man
      Performer(s): Lowe, Jez
      Performer(s): Lowe, Jez
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:50
      Title: To Bio (Come To Me Beloved)
      Performer(s): Trad Iranian
      Performer(s): Trad Iranian
      Duration: 3:24
    • 00:53
      Title: Lullaby For Irena
      Performer(s): Stephan / Benge
      Performer(s): Stephan / Benge
      Duration: 6:07

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