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    May 7. On Thursday's Blue more from soon-to-be 70 year old Keith Jarrett - new and old, classical and jazz(see Blue Tunes below) and tonight his Standard's Trio in addition to solo Shostakovich; Scarlatti on piano by another great exponent of the ivories - Joanna MacGregor; Swedish singer Stina Nordenstam sings and so too does UK Queen of Jazz Norma Winstone; a track from Elbow's 2014 CD release and more from the new Peter Broderick album; Anoushka Shankar pays tribute to her Dad Ravi Shankar (pictured) on her CD Traces of You; Chris Wood sings One in a Million; a little bit of rootsy Americana from April Verch Band; Irish jazz from Lauren Kinsella; a Beethoven String Quartet and a Godowsky Chopin Study from pianist Ivan Ilic; new from Olivia Chaney; and classic from Billie Holiday; Join Carl fro these and more - 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 11 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Waterson:Carthy - the first family of English folk are under the spotlight collectively and individually plus some of their seasonal tunes

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

     

    Keith Jarrett ;  May  4th - 10th

    This Friday Keith Jarrett turns 70. He’s been at the forefront of jazz piano since his first recording back in 1967 with the late Charlie Haden up to his latest duo outing with the same bassist  in 2013 – not forgetting his renowned Standards Trio . Together for 30 years, they are  one of most permanent line-ups in jazz history. His reach goes far beyond jazz – renowned as an interpreter as well as an improviser. All this week on the Blue, we play Jarrett – jazz, classical and solo improv. Happy Birthday Keith.

               

                      Blue of the Night Birthday Goody Bag

    In celebration of RTÉ lyric fm's 16th Birthday - and since we featured the Lyric CD catalogue last week on the programme - we decided to give ONE  listener a Goody Bag containing 16 Lyric CDs (containing some of those albums pictured, right). Thank you Eoin Brady, of the RTÉ lyric fm label, for the terrific prize.

    Congratulations to Anne Drechsler Annascaul, Tralee, Co. Kerry, first name and address out of the hat. A package should reach you mid-week...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Akh Im Champen
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:09
      Title: My Love's An Arbutus
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 2:10
    • 22:12
      Title: Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:16
      Title: Fleur De Mandragore
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Gilchrist
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Gilchrist
      Duration: 2:52
    • 22:20
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 (2nd Movement) Adagio/Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:03
    • 22:25
      Title: Eternal Memory For Solo Cello And Strings - With Great Peace And
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:30
      Title: Manenberg Revisited
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 6:28
    • 22:36
      Title: White Man Sleeps - Fourth Dance
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Duration: 8:23
    • 22:46
      Title: All Across The City
      Performer(s): Jim Hall
      Performer(s): Jim Hall
      Album: Hallmarks - The Best of Jim Hall
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:57
      Title: Easy's Pocket
      Performer(s): Roberts, Hank
      Performer(s): Roberts, Hank
      Duration: 5:05
    • 23:02
      Title: The Chase (Variations On Mussorgsky's Old Castle From Pictures A
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:06
      Title: You Compare Her To A Rose
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: Edinburgh
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:16
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (5th Movement) Menuet
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:19
      Title: Canticle: Magnificat
      Performer(s): Banchieri, Adriano
      Performer(s): Banchieri, Adriano
      Duration: 5:22
    • 23:24
      Title: Time Stands Still
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:30
      Title: Swingin' Them Jingle Bells
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:17
    • 23:33
      Title: Silent Night
      Performer(s): Gruber, Franz
      Performer(s): Gruber, Franz
      Duration: 6:07
    • 23:39
      Title: The Falling Tear
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Carthy, E
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Carthy, E
      Duration: 2:44
    • 23:43
      Title: Piano Abg
      Performer(s): Mcbride, Brian
      Performer(s): Mcbride, Brian
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:47
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:54
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:07
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:11
      Title: The Rain Falls
      Performer(s): Eleanor Mcevoy
      Performer(s): Eleanor Mcevoy
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:18
      Title: Gitti De Gitti
      Performer(s): Ohran Gencebay
      Performer(s): Ohran Gencebay
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:23
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Duration: 4:01
    • 00:28
      Title: Chartered Flight
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Duration: 6:56
    • 00:35
      Title: Fly By Night
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Duration: 3:23
    • 00:38
      Title: Old Friends
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:35
    • 00:43
      Title: The Promise
      Performer(s): Eastwood / Mccormack
      Performer(s): Eastwood / Mccormack
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:50
      Title: Chant D'Extase Dans Un Paysage Triste (Song Of Ecstasy In A Sad
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 6:25
    • 00:56
      Title: Sun In My Mouth
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Sigsworth, Guy/ Cummings E E
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Sigsworth, Guy/ Cummings E E
      Duration: 2:55

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