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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 19 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.

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    Leonard Bernstein: Aug 25th - 31st

    When Leonard Bernstein passed away in 1990 at the age of 72, he left a legacy that is unparalleled in American music. As a composer, conductor, pianist and educator, one critic called him “one of the most prodigiously talented and successful musicians in American history”.  With such a variety of material to choose from, he’s our Blue Tunes recommended artist all this week on the programme.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:09
      Title: Pink Memories - Music Box
      Performer(s): Griswold, Eric
      Performer(s): Griswold, Eric
      Duration: 1:58
    • 22:12
      Title: Night Fishing 30th January 1972/ The Rights Of Man
      Performer(s): Keenan/ Trad Arr. Molloy
      Performer(s): Keenan/ Trad Arr. Molloy
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:17
      Title: The Goldhearted Miner
      Performer(s): Esbjorn/Berglund/Ostrom
      Performer(s): Esbjorn/Berglund/Ostrom
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:22
      Title: I Saw Three Ships
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:05
    • 22:24
      Title: In The Bleak Midwinter
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav/Rossetti, C./Arr. Jansch
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav/Rossetti, C./Arr. Jansch
      Duration: 2:38
    • 22:27
      Title: Song Of The Christmas Bells
      Performer(s): Hobgood, Laurence
      Performer(s): Hobgood, Laurence
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:39
      Title: Prelude, Fugue And Allegro In E Flat Major Bwv 998 (I) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:42
      Title: Sinfonia (Christmas Oratorio)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:01
    • 22:50
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 1:33
    • 22:51
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:54
      Title: Nocturne In C Sharp Minor Op19/4
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:02
      Title: Solv
      Performer(s): Langeland, Sinika
      Performer(s): Langeland, Sinika
      Duration: 3:26
    • 23:07
      Title: Somewhere Over The Rainbow
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:13
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (Adagio)
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 16:39
    • 23:30
      Title: Suite No.2 In B Minor (1st Movement) Overture
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 11:59
    • 23:42
      Title: Ubi Caritas
      Performer(s): Gregorian Chant
      Performer(s): Gregorian Chant
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:45
      Title: Oiche Nollag - Christmas Eve
      Performer(s): O'Suilleabhain, Micheal
      Performer(s): O'Suilleabhain, Micheal
      Duration: 3:15
    • 23:48
      Title: Coventry Carol
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Stevens
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Stevens
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:51
      Title: Soon After Christmas
      Performer(s): Nordenstam, Stina
      Performer(s): Nordenstam, Stina
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:59
      Title: Moonlight In Vermont
      Performer(s): Suessdorf/Blackburn
      Performer(s): Suessdorf/Blackburn
      Duration: 4:38
    • 00:03
      Title: Stream Of Joy
      Performer(s): Tagore, Rabindranath
      Performer(s): Tagore, Rabindranath
      Duration: 5:35
    • 00:09
      Title: Line
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Album: Real World 25
      Duration: 7:44
    • 00:17
      Title: Good People All (The Wexford Carol)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Voice Squad
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Voice Squad
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:21
      Title: Silent Night, Holy Night
      Performer(s): Gruber / Mohr / Young
      Performer(s): Gruber / Mohr / Young
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:26
      Title: Moonlight Sonata (1st Movement) Adagio Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:08
    • 00:32
      Title: Da Pacem Domine
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:38
      Title: Sans Melodie Too
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Duration: 8:16
    • 00:46
      Title: Dance
      Performer(s): Tsabropoulos, Vassilis
      Performer(s): Tsabropoulos, Vassilis
      Duration: 8:19
    • 00:54
      Title: Keep Me For Christmas Time
      Performer(s): Berries Blue
      Performer(s): Berries Blue
      Duration: 4:49
    • 01:00
      Title: Trio For Clarinet, Cello And Piano In A Minor (Ii) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 8:43

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