The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    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 - Leonard Bernstein: Aug 18th - 24th

    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: 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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