The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 12 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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:02
      Title: Rickrovers Dream
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 5:09
    • 22:09
      Title: O Rubor Sanguinis
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 1:53
    • 22:10
      Title: Karitas Habundat
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 3:05
    • 22:14
      Title: Kfar
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:20
      Title: Cello Suite No.4 In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Allemande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:23
      Title: Pace Non Trovo
      Performer(s): Marcello, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Marcello, Alessandro
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:28
      Title: Violin Sonata No.1 In A Major (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivo
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:39
      Title: Short And Sweet
      Performer(s): Spalding, Esperanza
      Performer(s): Spalding, Esperanza
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:45
      Title: Fotografia
      Performer(s): Jobim / Gilbert
      Performer(s): Jobim / Gilbert
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:52
      Title: Reiseslatt - Til Hans W Brimi
      Performer(s): Okland
      Performer(s): Okland
      Duration: 4:20
    • 22:56
      Title: Far-Fhuadach A'Chlarsair (The Harper's Dismissel)
      Performer(s): Morison, Roderick
      Performer(s): Morison, Roderick
      Duration: 4:43
    • 23:00
      Title: Sweet Pomegranates
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Duration: 6:10
    • 23:09
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 23:16
      Title: Ines De Castro - Cari Giorni
      Performer(s): Persiani, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Persiani, Giuseppe
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:22
      Title: O Come O Come Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Stevens
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Stevens
      Duration: 4:15
    • 23:26
      Title: In The Bleak Midwinter
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav/Rossetti, C./Arr. Jansch
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav/Rossetti, C./Arr. Jansch
      Duration: 2:38
    • 23:28
      Title: Jack Frost
      Performer(s): Waterson, M
      Performer(s): Waterson, M
      Duration: 4:51
    • 23:34
      Title: Complex Heaven
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:37
      Title: Grigio
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:44
      Title: Night Ride
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 5:14
    • 23:55
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:02
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D - Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:07
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 31 In A Flat, Op. 110 (1st Movement) Moderato C
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:51
    • 00:15
      Title: I Have The Room Above Her
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:21
      Title: O Vis Aeternitatis
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard Arr Macerlaine
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard Arr Macerlaine
      Duration: 5:09
    • 00:37
      Title: Love In Vain
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:41
      Title: A Dream
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:48
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In Eb Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:35
    • 00:54
      Title: Walk Me Home
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Duration: 4:40

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