The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

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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 Thursday 5 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

    • 22:05
      Title: The Mountain Of The Night
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:08
      Title: His Eye Is On The Sparrow
      Performer(s): Martin/Gabriel
      Performer(s): Martin/Gabriel
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:13
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Major - Prelude
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 9:11
    • 22:23
      Title: Houdouth
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:28
      Title: Izithembiso Zenkosi
      Performer(s): Shabalala
      Performer(s): Shabalala
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:34
      Title: Hotel
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:15
    • 22:36
      Title: Afterwards
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:39
      Title: Blackbird
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 5:24
    • 22:45
      Title: Remember
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Duration: 6:38
    • 22:52
      Title: Cello Suite No. 3 In C Major Bwv 1009 - Movement V - Bourree I /
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:55
      Title: String Quartet In Eb Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:08
      Title: The Sally Gardens
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:12
      Title: The Meaning Of Love
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:17
      Title: Easy Living
      Performer(s): Robin / Rainger
      Performer(s): Robin / Rainger
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:20
      Title: Prelude To A Kiss
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Five Preludes No.2 In E
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:32
      Title: Bachianas Brasileiras No.5 Aria
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 7:20
    • 23:39
      Title: Cinema Paradiso: Main Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 4:41
    • 23:43
      Title: Incontro
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 7:19
    • 23:50
      Title: Part Iv - Aka Come Sunday
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 8:13
    • 00:01
      Title: Father
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny/ Kehoe, Paddy
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny/ Kehoe, Paddy
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:05
      Title: Amazing Grace
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:54
    • 00:07
      Title: Abendstimmung, Op.120 (Evening Mood)
      Performer(s): Sinding, Christian
      Performer(s): Sinding, Christian
      Duration: 6:44
    • 00:14
      Title: Nacht Und Traume
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:20
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:24
      Title: Day Is Done
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 2:43
    • 00:27
      Title: A Kind Of Love
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:32
      Title: Hotel Messages
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Duration: 2:20
    • 00:38
      Title: Our Es Mayr Im
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:44
      Title: N'Teri
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:50
      Title: The Word Of God Touched My Heart; Izwi Lahlab'inhliziyo Yami (Zulu)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:53
      Title: Joan - Capetown Flower
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Duration: 6:05
    • 01:00
      Title: Contrapunctus Viii, A 3
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:15

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