The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl 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 -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    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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