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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 27 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 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Cave Song
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:05
      Title: Appalachia Waltz
      Performer(s): O Connor, Mark
      Performer(s): O Connor, Mark
      Duration: 6:05
    • 22:10
      Title: Violin Sonata In A Major (Transc. For Cello) (4th Movement) Alle
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 6:18
    • 22:17
      Title: Sonat In D Minor - Allegro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 2:50
    • 22:20
      Title: Sonata No. 33 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:25
      Title: Eden
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Duration: 6:57
    • 22:32
      Title: I Praise You, Sacred Mother
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:38
      Title: My Attorney, Bernie
      Performer(s): Frishberg, Dave
      Performer(s): Frishberg, Dave
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:43
      Title: Hands
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Duration: 6:13
    • 22:50
      Title: Laudamus Te
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:55
      Title: Concerto For Viola And Orchestra - Adagio
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:02
      Title: Mama Tree
      Performer(s): Beuchi, Sarah
      Performer(s): Beuchi, Sarah
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:07
      Title: Flim
      Performer(s): R.D. James
      Performer(s): R.D. James
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:12
      Title: Molaimis Go Leir An Taon-Mhac Criost
      Performer(s): Hanlon, Ben
      Performer(s): Hanlon, Ben
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:15
      Title: Ceol An Phiobaire
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 6:07
    • 23:24
      Title: I Am A Little Boat
      Performer(s): Kelleher, Fiona
      Performer(s): Kelleher, Fiona
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:29
      Title: The Last Pint
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre Arr Vallely, Niall
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre Arr Vallely, Niall
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: Northern Sky
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:00
    • 23:45
      Title: Piano Sonata No.2 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: Five Hebrew Love Songs (I)Temuna- A Picture
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 2:00
    • 23:52
      Title: Jewish Storyteller/Dance/Dream
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:00
      Title: Day Dream
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:04
      Title: Solitude
      Performer(s): Ellington/Delange/Mills
      Performer(s): Ellington/Delange/Mills
      Duration: 3:46
    • 00:08
      Title: Glistening Glyndebourne
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:16
      Title: The Lark Ascending
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 16:19
    • 00:31
      Title: Lesser Heaven
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:34
      Title: Little Bruk
      Performer(s): Hederos, Martin
      Performer(s): Hederos, Martin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: As The Dawn Breaks
      Performer(s): Hawley, Richard
      Performer(s): Hawley, Richard
      Duration: 4:51
    • 00:45
      Title: America
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:48
      Title: Old Friends
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:35
    • 00:53
      Title: Chiquilin De Bachin
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:30
    • 00:56
      Title: Gymnopedie No.3
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:46
    • 01:00
      Title: At Dusk
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 2:35

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