The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on  Monday's programme...

    Dec 1; We start the new month on Monday's Blue with the first offering from  soprano Dawn Upshaw  (see Blue Tunes below); Dublin Guitar Quartet (pictured) perform the music of Kevin Volans; Symphonic Rautavaara from Finland;  Lebanese oud master Rabih Abou-Khalil; charismatic German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie; Nina Simone sings with the Hal Mooney Orchestra; Ireland's Freddie White; indie folk from Beth Orton and likewise from husband Sam Amidon; Gershwin's Piano Concerto; and a Gershwin tune or two from Ella;  a Beethoven Piano Sonata; Ensemble Organum sing Corsican chant and lots more .... Join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 28 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 -

    Dawn Upshaw; Dec 1st - 7th

    Grammy winner Dawn Upshaw has achieved celebrity as a singer of opera and concert repertoire ranging from the sacred works of Bach to Mozart opera; from Songs of the Auvergne to the freshest sounds of today. Her contemporary composers of choice include our own Donnacha Dennehy, Henryk Górecki and Osvaldo Golijov. Sample that repertoire all week on Blue.

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Electric Counterpoint: (1) Fast
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 7:08
    • 22:07
      Title: Ma Tanan Sind, Et Oled Mind (Thank You, O Lord, For Sheltering Me)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:11
      Title: String Quartet No.4 - Ii.
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:18
      Title: L'Amor
      Performer(s): Savall, Arianna
      Performer(s): Savall, Arianna
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:23
      Title: Benedicta Es Celorum
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:30
      Title: Clarinet Concerto (1st Movement) Slowly And Expressively
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 6:16
    • 22:37
      Title: Tea For Two
      Performer(s): Youmans, Vincent/Ceaser, Irving
      Performer(s): Youmans, Vincent/Ceaser, Irving
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:40
      Title: Out Of This World
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: I Think It's Going To Rain Today
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:52
      Title: Fuga Xx A 4 Voci Bwv 865
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:10
    • 22:56
      Title: String Quartet No.3 In D Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:04
      Title: Avec Le Temps
      Performer(s): Ferré, Leo
      Performer(s): Ferré, Leo
      Duration: 4:28
    • 23:08
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Performer(s): Mehldau, Brad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: International Blue
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Duration: 5:56
    • 23:24
      Title: She's Leaving The Bank
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:30
      Title: Devil Got My Woman
      Performer(s): James, Nehemiah (Skip)
      Performer(s): James, Nehemiah (Skip)
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:46
      Title: Travel Dream
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 5:22
    • 23:51
      Title: Blue Motel Room
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:19
    • 23:58
      Title: Hijo De La Luna
      Performer(s): Cano, Jose Maria
      Performer(s): Cano, Jose Maria
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:02
      Title: 3 Preludes (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto E Poco Rubato
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:47
    • 00:06
      Title: Agnus Dei (Adagio For Strings)
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 11:13
    • 00:19
      Title: Burma Shave
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:29
      Title: Neverland - Minor Piano Variation
      Performer(s): Kaczmarek
      Performer(s): Kaczmarek
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:33
      Title: Across The Sea
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Duration: 5:03
    • 00:39
      Title: Simple Gifts
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:52
    • 00:42
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:48
      Title: String Quartet No.10 In E Flat Op.125 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:52
      Title: Goodnight Irene
      Performer(s): Ledbetter, Huddie
      Performer(s): Ledbetter, Huddie
      Duration: 4:29

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