The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 26 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Meredith Monk, a source of amazement in American new music for nearly half a century is under the spotlight - a tireless explorer of the voice and vocal sounds.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Sinfonia U Quejas
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 2:03
    • 22:03
      Title: Dowland's Calypso
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:06
      Title: Ii Movement
      Performer(s): Korvits, Tonu
      Performer(s): Korvits, Tonu
      Duration: 5:29
    • 22:13
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Minor - Ouverture
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:18
      Title: Mu Suda, Arka Ules (Awake My Heart And Sing)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:21
      Title: Totem Ancestor
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Duration: 2:24
    • 22:23
      Title: The Lonely Spider
      Performer(s): Lhasa
      Performer(s): Lhasa
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:28
      Title: Suite
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 8:37
    • 22:36
      Title: I Get Along Without You Very Well
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:11
    • 22:42
      Title: 6 Moments Musicaux D 780 (Op. 94) - No. 6: Allegretto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 7:58
    • 22:50
      Title: Pray For One Thing
      Performer(s): Brynnel, Sunniva/Boye, Karin
      Performer(s): Brynnel, Sunniva/Boye, Karin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:53
      Title: Let Go
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: You Compare Her To A Rose
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:05
      Title: Lux Aurumque
      Performer(s): Whitacre
      Performer(s): Whitacre
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:09
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (I)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: Fingerbib
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 4:04
    • 23:16
      Title: Cow Song
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 2:33
    • 23:18
      Title: Nocturne Op.33
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:23
      Title: Lament For An Orchid (Absinthe)
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Blues In Thirds
      Performer(s): Hines, Earl
      Performer(s): Hines, Earl
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:34
      Title: Walking Blues
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:37
      Title: Wallflower
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Duration: 2:41
    • 23:41
      Title: Piano Trio In E Flat Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:48
      Title: Scottish Fantasy: Andante Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 6:09
    • 23:55
      Title: Long After The Music Is Gone
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Duration: 4:10
    • 23:59
      Title: All Alright
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Med sud i eyrum vid spilum endalaust
      Duration: 6:36
    • 00:05
      Title: Dreamland
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 4:53
    • 00:29
      Title: Stolen Lines
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 2:22
    • 00:31
      Title: Wildflower 2
      Performer(s): Akkerman, Jan
      Performer(s): Akkerman, Jan
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:36
      Title: Emotional Time
      Performer(s): Tsumbu, Niwel
      Performer(s): Tsumbu, Niwel
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:42
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:54
    • 00:48
      Title: Gaspard De La Nuit - Ondine
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:58
    • 00:56
      Title: Come Heavy Sleep
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 3:13

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