The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    April 17. Carl returns after his break on Tuesday and tonight Eamonn links Anouer Brahem's "Sur Le Fleuve"; part of Mussorgsky's "Pictures At An Exhibition"; Finnish folk courtesy of kantele-player Timo Vaananen; John Dankworth's "Thieving Boy"; Saint-Saens' String Quartet No.1; flamenco guitarist José Luis Montón; sublime saxophone-playing by Art Pepper (pictured); Irish guitarist Mark Anthony McGrath; and more from the recently-issued "Fixin To Die" by Jackson C. Frank (see Blue Tunes, below).10pm start...

    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.

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    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:00 p.m.
      Title: Les Barricades Mysterieuses
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:03 p.m.
      Title: Part VI Conclusion
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Duration: 0:03:58
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Sonata In B Flat Major K. 112/L. 298/P. 94
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 0:05:35
    • 10:13 p.m.
      Title: Lascia La Spina
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:06:11
    • 10:19 p.m.
      Title: Passacaille
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:04:58
    • 10:26 p.m.
      Title: Bo
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 10:30 p.m.
      Title: Distant Green Valley
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Duration: 0:07:20
    • 10:39 p.m.
      Title: La Priere De L'absent
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 0:07:01
    • 10:46 p.m.
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Duration: 0:04:01
    • 10:50 p.m.
      Title: Sleepsong
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Duration: 0:04:35
    • 10:55 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata in C minor. D958 (2nd movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:08:27
    • 11:05 p.m.
      Title: Armenia
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Duration: 0:03:28
    • 11:08 p.m.
      Title: King Of The Faeries
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 0:03:33
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Augellin
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:18 p.m.
      Title: Maoz Tsur
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Duration: 0:06:08
    • 11:24 p.m.
      Title: Der Winterabend D. 938
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:07:37
    • 11:35 p.m.
      Title: Don'T Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 0:05:47
    • 11:41 p.m.
      Title: These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Duration: 0:10:39
    • 11:52 p.m.
      Title: Ground In C Minor
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 0:02:46
    • 11:55 p.m.
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 0:07:02
    • 12:06 a.m.
      Title: Aige Bruach Dhun Reimhe
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 12:11 a.m.
      Title: Sé Lest
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Takk...
      Duration: 0:08:27
    • 12:20 a.m.
      Title: Like a Bell To A Southerly Wind
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:30 a.m.
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 0:04:54
    • 12:33 a.m.
      Title: I've Got A Crush On You
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 0:04:05
    • 12:35 a.m.
      Title: A Folk Story
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Duration: 0:04:26
    • 12:42 a.m.
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 0:02:56
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: Cadence And Cascade
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 12:49 a.m.
      Title: Cello Suite No.6 In D Major (4Th Movement) Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:04:50
    • 12:53 a.m.
      Title: The Weighing of the Heart
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 0:04:57

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