The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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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 Tuesday 17 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Dave Brubeck called Laurence Hobgood "one of the most incredible pianists", He has a new Christmas CD - hear it and more in the Blue spotlight from 10.

    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

    • 22:03
      Title: Deck The Halls
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:11
    • 22:04
      Title: King Jesus Hath A Garden
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:08
      Title: Liden Karen
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal/Friis,Anna Katsina
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal/Friis,Anna Katsina
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:14
      Title: Zemi Me Zemi
      Performer(s): Traditional Serbia
      Performer(s): Traditional Serbia
      Duration: 5:34
    • 22:20
      Title: Tupelo Blues
      Composer: John Lee Hooker
      Performer(s): John Lee Hooker
      Performer(s): John Lee Hooker
      Album: The Country Blues of John Lee Hooker (Remastered), No Label
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:23
      Title: Willie O Winsbury
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 8:55
    • 22:33
      Title: String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Molto Adagio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:46
      Title: Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance Of The Reed Pipes)
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:48
      Title: The Crown Of Roses
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 2:35
    • 22:50
      Title: Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:00
      Title: Suite For Piano Four-Hands - Ix. Habanera
      Performer(s): Antheil, George
      Performer(s): Antheil, George
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Dead Man Walking
      Performer(s): Chapin Carpenter, Mary
      Performer(s): Chapin Carpenter, Mary
      Duration: 3:51
    • 23:14
      Title: Merry Christmas, Baby
      Performer(s): Moore / Baster
      Performer(s): Moore / Baster
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:19
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:25
      Title: Fantasia No.8 In E Minor (1st Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:27
      Title: In Dir Ist Freude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: A Scots Tune
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: First Girl I Loved
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Duration: 5:13
    • 23:37
      Title: Ballad Of Grey Weather
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:41
      Title: The Beauty Of Decay
      Performer(s): Aarset / Bang / Honoré
      Performer(s): Aarset / Bang / Honoré
      Duration: 7:21
    • 23:48
      Title: Remember
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Duration: 6:38
    • 23:55
      Title: Tarentela
      Performer(s): Ruiz De Ribayaz, Lucas
      Performer(s): Ruiz De Ribayaz, Lucas
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:00
      Title: Mu Suda, Arka Ules (Awake My Heart And Sing)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:05
      Title: Will You Love Me Tomorrow
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:09
      Title: River
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 7:51
    • 00:14
      Title: The Apparent Chaos Of Blue
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Duration: 9:05
    • 00:23
      Title: Valse Tres Lente
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Bob Chilcott
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Bob Chilcott
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:31
      Title: Lachrimae Tristes
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:36
      Title: You Know Who I Am
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:40
      Title: Wild Horses
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:47
      Title: Die Blaue Stunde
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:52
      Title: Prelude To A Kiss
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 01:00
      Title: He Was Despised
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:58

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