The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 21 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: Caoine
      Performer(s): Corcoran, Frank
      Performer(s): Corcoran, Frank
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:05
      Title: Piano Sonata Op.26: (Ii) Allegro Vivace E Leggero
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 2:21
    • 22:14
      Title: Ashes
      Performer(s): Hahn, Hilary/ Bertelmann, Volker
      Performer(s): Hahn, Hilary/ Bertelmann, Volker
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:18
      Title: Bernie Alap
      Performer(s): Hank Roberts
      Performer(s): Hank Roberts
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:23
      Title: Sonata In A Major (Ii) Andante Con Tenerezza
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: Qual Farfalla
      Performer(s): Leo, Leonardo
      Performer(s): Leo, Leonardo
      Duration: 5:44
    • 22:35
      Title: The Lover Mourns
      Performer(s): Yeats,Wb/Wheeler,Kenny
      Performer(s): Yeats,Wb/Wheeler,Kenny
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:41
      Title: When The Sun Comes Out
      Performer(s): Arlen / Koehler
      Performer(s): Arlen / Koehler
      Duration: 6:01
    • 22:47
      Title: You've Changed
      Performer(s): Carey / Fischer
      Performer(s): Carey / Fischer
      Duration: 3:34
    • 22:52
      Title: No. 11
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 7:10
    • 23:04
      Title: Nisi Dominus
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:09
      Title: String Quartet In F Major (2nd Movement) Assez Vif. Tres Rythme
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:35
    • 23:17
      Title: Plaisir D'Amour
      Performer(s): Martini
      Performer(s): Martini
      Duration: 3:26
    • 23:20
      Title: Falling Things (Where Does A Girl Begin?)
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Duration: 5:30
    • 23:26
      Title: The Swan
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:32
      Title: Voices Of Parents Rip
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 5:29
    • 23:39
      Title: Northlands
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Diver/Lee
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Diver/Lee
      Duration: 6:44
    • 23:46
      Title: Serenade For Tenor, Horn And Strings - 1. Pastoral
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:53
      Title: None The Wiser
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:57
      Title: Touched By The Flecktones
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:01
      Title: Sweet Pomegranates
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Duration: 6:10
    • 00:07
      Title: The Beige Bird Beckons
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:13
      Title: Lyric Suite Seven Elegiac Pieces - Elegy 3
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Duration: 5:17
    • 00:18
      Title: O Beata Infantia (Alio Modo)
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:22
      Title: Michelle
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 4:56
    • 00:26
      Title: Woodhenge
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 4:24
    • 00:31
      Title: Fragile
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:35
      Title: The Bliss
      Performer(s): Kumar / Singh
      Performer(s): Kumar / Singh
      Duration: 5:51
    • 00:42
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 Op.72 (3rd Movement) Serenata: Allegretto Pizzi
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 2:36
    • 00:45
      Title: Images (Oubliees) - No. 1 Lent (Melancolique Et Doux)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:14
    • 00:56
      Title: Winter Lady
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 2:30
    • 00:58
      Title: Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 3:11

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