The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    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 -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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