The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Dec 23. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the the remainder of this - and next -week. Eamonn sits in again on Tuesday's BLUE to link seasonal fare from Waterson:Carthy; violinist-cum-ECM signing Michael Galasso; choral music by Edward Elgar; a choir called Sospiri re-invent a Wilfred Owen poem; we'll also hear an original song from the debut recording by Allegra Levy (pictured); Paul Buchanan, on The Blue Nile's "Hats", and guesting with Craig Armstrong; low-key Liszt; the late Frank Harte, and a song of Irish labour; 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below); the voice of Ferran Savall; the delta blues guitar of Kelly Joe Phelps; and Cyrille Aimée, delivering a sprightly "Let It Snow!" 10:05pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 3 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, Carl and Eamonn feature songs by an early 18th century composer from Austria. Hear a selection of lieder, many written by a teen-age Franz Schubert, nightly from 10pm.

    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: Les Barricades Mysterieuses
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:03
      Title: Part Vi Conclusion
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:07
      Title: Sonata In B Flat Major K. 112/L. 298/P. 94
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:35
    • 22:13
      Title: Lascia La Spina
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:11
    • 22:19
      Title: Passacaille
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:26
      Title: Bo
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:30
      Title: Distant Green Valley
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:39
      Title: La Priere De L'Absent
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 7:01
    • 22:46
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:50
      Title: Sleepsong
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Duration: 4:35
    • 22:55
      Title: Piano Sonata In C Minor. D958 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 8:27
    • 23:05
      Title: Armenia
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:08
      Title: King Of The Faeries
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:11
      Title: Augellin
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: Maoz Tsur
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Duration: 6:08
    • 23:24
      Title: Der Winterabend D. 938
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 7:37
    • 23:35
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:41
      Title: These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Duration: 10:39
    • 23:52
      Title: Ground In C Minor
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:55
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:06
      Title: Aige Bruach Dhun Reimhe
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:18
    • 00:11
      Title: Sé Lest
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Takk...
      Duration: 8:27
    • 00:20
      Title: Like A Bell To A Southerly Wind
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:30
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:54
    • 00:33
      Title: I'Ve Got A Crush On You
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:35
      Title: A Folk Story
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:42
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 00:43
      Title: Cadence And Cascade
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:49
      Title: Cello Suite No.6 In D Major (4th Movement) Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:53
      Title: The Weighing Of The Heart
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 4:57

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