The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    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 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 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

    • 22:03
      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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