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    Sept 7: On Monday’s Blue – our first selection from  Estonian Arvo Part (see Blue Tunes below)as we honour his 80th birthday this Friday;  remarkable bass playing from Esperanza Spalding; a Mozart Piano Sonata; German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie and her band Cyminology; Andrew Lawrence-King and the Harp Consort; Ivan Ilic plays Chopin transcribed by Godowsky;  Andreas Scholl sings Handel; contemporary choral sounds by French tenor/composer Dominique Vellard; American choral from Morten Lauridsen;  singer songwriter Gavin James (live); Ella sings Cole Porter;  Martin Tourish’s new album gets an airing; piano music from Lubomyr Melnyk; Beth Gibbons from Portishead; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 4 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 -

    Sept 7th - 13th:Happy Birthday Arvo Pärt

    Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer turns 80 this week and on the Blue of The Night we honour the occasion by featuring his music nightly. The one time Sound Producer for Estonian Radio, is regarded as a pioneer of “Holy or Mystical Minimalism”. His study of Early music, plainsong and Gregorian Chant influenced much of his later compositions. Hear selections all this week – solo choral, orchestral and chamber.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:07
      Title: Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 6:40
    • 22:14
      Title: String Quartet In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:22
      Title: Sonata K9 And Improvisation
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:54
    • 22:29
      Title: Come Mai Puoi Vedermi Piangere
      Performer(s): Marcello, Benedetto
      Performer(s): Marcello, Benedetto
      Duration: 5:28
    • 22:35
      Title: Concerto For 2 Pianos In C Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:22
    • 22:40
      Title: Concerto For Two Pianos In C Major (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:11
    • 22:47
      Title: Blue Alert
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:51
      Title: Danger Zone
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Duration: 7:11
    • 22:59
      Title: Icarus
      Performer(s): Towner
      Performer(s): Towner
      Duration: 6:08
    • 23:05
      Title: Hornpipes; The Galway Bay/The Peacock's Feather No.2
      Performer(s): Trad Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Trad Mulcahy
      Duration: 3:26
    • 23:09
      Title: Falling Forward
      Performer(s): Fleck, Bela
      Performer(s): Fleck, Bela
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:14
      Title: The Diamonds
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Performer(s): Simonds, Clodagh
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:19
      Title: Nocturne In E Flat Major
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 5:12
    • 23:23
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 4 In A Minor - Movement I - Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Duration: 9:10
    • 23:33
      Title: Brushwork
      Performer(s): Coniglio/Marzorati
      Performer(s): Coniglio/Marzorati
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:38
      Title: We Move Lightly
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:41
      Title: A Coral Room
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 6:27
    • 23:49
      Title: The Cloths Of Heaven
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Duration: 4:29
    • 23:54
      Title: The Kerfunken Jig
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:57
      Title: Cucurrucucu Paloma
      Performer(s): Veloso, Caetano
      Performer(s): Veloso, Caetano
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:01
      Title: Para Xo (For Xo)
      Performer(s): Veloso
      Performer(s): Veloso
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:06
      Title: Miserere Mei Deus
      Performer(s): Allegri, Gregorio
      Performer(s): Allegri, Gregorio
      Duration: 5:22
    • 00:11
      Title: Aerial Boundaries
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:16
      Title: Erlkonig D. 328
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:18
    • 00:20
      Title: Who Is Sylvia
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:03
    • 00:25
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:32
      Title: Sonata For Piano And Cello In E Major (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Alkan, Charles-Valentin
      Performer(s): Alkan, Charles-Valentin
      Duration: 10:07
    • 00:43
      Title: Brother Sparrow
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Duration: 4:13
    • 00:47
      Title: In Streamline
      Performer(s): Gress, Drew
      Performer(s): Gress, Drew
      Duration: 5:40
    • 00:53
      Title: Moon
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Duration: 6:00

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