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 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 -

    "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: 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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