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    Mar 30; On Monday's Blue we play a track from our featured album by Anuoar Brahem(see Blue Tunes, below); Jordi Savall (pictured) and his ensemble Hesperion XXI bridge the gap 'tween East and West; Debussy's Clair de Lune twice - the original followed by a jazzy interpretation; John Metcalfe from a forthcoming album; Jocelyn Pook is inspired by Edgar Allen Poe; singer songwriter Sarah McQuaid is inspired by St Francis of Assisi; jazz piano from the late Michael Garrick; more from Sufjan Stevens' new CD; Francis MacDonald is a drummer and sometime member of Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub - he's just released a CD of String Quartet arrangements - hear some tonight;.  For  these and lots more join Carl  at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 20 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 -

    Anuoar Brahem Souvenance;  March 30th- April 5th

    Oud player Anouar Brahem has consistently produced mesmerising music for the ECM label. His latest work is no exception. Inspired by the political and social upheaval in his native Tunisia, Souvenance is supremely captivating and benefits from his piano based quartet along with a string orchestra. He's in the National Concert Hall next week with his quartet - so this week he is in the Blue spotlight.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Waltz For A Lonely Farmhouse
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:04
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In B
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:33
    • 22:07
      Title: Sonata - Movement Iii - Canto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Duration: 5:29
    • 22:14
      Title: Children's Song
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:17
      Title: My Song
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 4:30
    • 22:22
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Minor
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:31
      Title: Petite Reine
      Performer(s): Arthur H
      Performer(s): Arthur H
      Album: Fête trouble (live)
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:34
      Title: Be Mankan
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Duration: 5:21
    • 22:41
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In E Minor (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Cavalleria Rusticana Intermezzo
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:50
      Title: El Noi De La Mere
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:54
      Title: Glow
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Duration: 5:27
    • 22:59
      Title: Big In Japan
      Performer(s): Lloyd/ Mertens/ Gold
      Performer(s): Lloyd/ Mertens/ Gold
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:04
      Title: Balulalow
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:50
    • 23:05
      Title: Gloria
      Performer(s): Coulais, Bruno
      Performer(s): Coulais, Bruno
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:11
      Title: Love Is It's Own Eternity
      Performer(s): Hollenbeck, John
      Performer(s): Hollenbeck, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:16
      Title: Ajo
      Performer(s): Hjetland, Jullie
      Performer(s): Hjetland, Jullie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:21
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 9:57
    • 23:30
      Title: Te Vigilans Oculis
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Performer(s): Hawley, William
      Duration: 2:39
    • 23:33
      Title: Discovery At Night
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:38
      Title: Round Midnight
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Duration: 7:49
    • 23:42
      Title: You Must Believe In Spring
      Performer(s): Bergman/Demy/Legrand
      Performer(s): Bergman/Demy/Legrand
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:49
      Title: Nocturnal - Ix. Slow And Quiet
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:11
    • 23:52
      Title: String Quartet No. 4 In D Major Op. 83 - Movement Iii - Allegret
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 4:17
    • 23:57
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:53
    • 00:06
      Title: The Astounding Eyes Of Rita
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 8:56
    • 00:23
      Title: Honeymoon
      Performer(s): Holden D / Holden L
      Performer(s): Holden D / Holden L
      Duration: 3:46
    • 00:27
      Title: Whiskey Ballad
      Performer(s): Wold, Paul Martin
      Performer(s): Wold, Paul Martin
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:31
      Title: White Man Sleeps - Fourth Dance
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Duration: 8:23
    • 00:40
      Title: Wash
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Duration: 5:13
    • 00:45
      Title: Grigio
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:52
      Title: Dulce Solum
      Performer(s): Carmina Burana Manuscript
      Performer(s): Carmina Burana Manuscript
      Duration: 7:08

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