The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    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 -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    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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