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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 19 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 -

    Leonard Bernstein: Aug 25th - 31st

    When Leonard Bernstein passed away in 1990 at the age of 72, he left a legacy that is unparalleled in American music. As a composer, conductor, pianist and educator, one critic called him “one of the most prodigiously talented and successful musicians in American history”.  With such a variety of material to choose from, he’s our Blue Tunes recommended artist all this week on the programme.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Music For Miriam
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:05
      Title: Pieces En Concert - Movement Iii - La Tromba. Gaiement
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 1:41
    • 22:07
      Title: Pieces En Concert - Movement V - Air De Diable. Vivement
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 2:05
    • 22:09
      Title: Sequence: Stillat In Stellam Radium
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:13
      Title: Espelho Quebrado
      Performer(s): Mourao-Ferreira, David/Oulman, Alain
      Performer(s): Mourao-Ferreira, David/Oulman, Alain
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:17
      Title: Petite Suite: En Bateau
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:22
      Title: Mareel
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:29
      Title: Prelude No. 2, Opus 11
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 5:21
    • 22:34
      Title: Two Portraits No.2 (Poco Lento)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 6:04
    • 22:41
      Title: In Praise Of Connie (Jig)
      Performer(s): O'Riada, Peadar
      Performer(s): O'Riada, Peadar
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:45
      Title: Sugar To Sea Lion
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:50
      Title: Kanan Neni
      Performer(s): Rokia Traoré
      Performer(s): Rokia Traoré
      Album: Wanita
      Duration: 6:34
    • 22:57
      Title: I Married An Angel
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Duration: 3:52
    • 23:01
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 Third Movement
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 6:29
    • 23:10
      Title: Time Stands Still
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:18
      Title: Incontro
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 7:19
    • 23:25
      Title: Shameless Love
      Performer(s): Taylor, Eric
      Performer(s): Taylor, Eric
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:30
      Title: Trio Sonata In D Min (1st Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:35
      Title: String Quartet No.12 (2nd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:52
    • 23:46
      Title: Amhrán Na Leabar
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Duration: 5:50
    • 23:52
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:57
      Title: Part Iv - Aka Come Sunday
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 8:13
    • 00:05
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:11
      Title: Pno Son No.30 In E (1st Movement) Moderato
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:15
      Title: Flute Sonata No.6 In E Bwv 1035 (1st Movement) Adagio Ma Non Ta
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:02
    • 00:19
      Title: Suite For Harp Op. 83 - Fugue
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:30
    • 00:20
      Title: Evening Chimes (Abendglocken)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:24
      Title: Third Life
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Duration: 5:34
    • 00:30
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Badalamenti, Angelo
      Performer(s): Badalamenti, Angelo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:35
      Title: In The Wee Small Of The Morning
      Performer(s): Mann, David
      Performer(s): Mann, David
      Duration: 5:07
    • 00:40
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:47
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Minor (3rd Movement) Andantino; Presto Non
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:53
      Title: Aurora Lucis Rutilat
      Performer(s): Lassus, Orlando De
      Performer(s): Lassus, Orlando De
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:58
      Title: Study I
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:01

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