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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    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 -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    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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