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    Mar 31; We'll bid a farewell to March on Tuesday's Blue with more from our featured album by Anuoar Brahem(see Blue Tunes, below); Ernie Watts will be in Sligo this Summer - hear him on Blue tonight; Bach's Matthew Passion in advance of this Good Friday at NCH; Michael McHale plays Irish Piano - Donnacha Dennehy the composer; Agnes Bernelle sings; Ciaran Wilde plays instrumental Eleanor McEvoy; a Mozart Piano Concerto; Herbie Hancock from his Joni Mitchell tribute; Alarm Will Sound will play Aphex Twin(pictured); For  these and lots more join Carl  at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 25 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The Blue of the Night features the beautiful singing of the Tallis Scholars as their celebratory 40th aniversary year draws to a close

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Anuoar Brahem Souvenance;  March 30th- April 5th

    Oud player Anouar Brahem has consistently produced mesmerising music for the ECM label. His latest work is no exception. Inspired by the political and social upheaval in his native Tunisia, Souvenance is supremely captivating and benefits from his piano based quartet along with a string orchestra. He's in the National Concert Hall next week with his quartet - so this week he is in the Blue spotlight.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: White Christmas
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:09
      Title: Let It Be
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Uniform Grey
      Performer(s): Harmer, Sarah
      Performer(s): Harmer, Sarah
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:16
      Title: You Belong To Me
      Performer(s): Pee Wee King, Redd Stewart, Chilton Price
      Performer(s): Pee Wee King, Redd Stewart, Chilton Price
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:20
      Title: Harold In Italy (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:27
      Title: Dreams
      Performer(s): Teasdale / Mehldau
      Performer(s): Teasdale / Mehldau
      Duration: 5:45
    • 22:34
      Title: Past Three O'Clock
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Newman/Ní Chathasaigh
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Newman/Ní Chathasaigh
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:36
      Title: Limerick Junction
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:40
      Title: Two Year Winter
      Performer(s): Hills, Annie/ Jones, Belinda
      Performer(s): Hills, Annie/ Jones, Belinda
      Duration: 3:51
    • 22:44
      Title: Early Morning
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Performer(s): Beck, Gordon
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:48
      Title: Serenade To Music
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 13:08
    • 23:01
      Title: Branchings
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
      Performer(s): Styne / Cahn
      Performer(s): Styne / Cahn
      Duration: 4:50
    • 23:11
      Title: Crazy Clown
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Duration: 3:17
    • 23:14
      Title: You're A Clown
      Performer(s): Albany J / Albany A
      Performer(s): Albany J / Albany A
      Duration: 2:48
    • 23:17
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:21
      Title: Sweet Black Girl
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Duration: 3:47
    • 23:24
      Title: Heces
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:02
    • 23:27
      Title: Milonga Del Angel
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 7:42
    • 23:35
      Title: Pastorale In F Major - Iii: Aria
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:38
      Title: In Manus Tuas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 2:25
    • 23:40
      Title: Gaspard De La Nuit - Le Gibet
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:47
      Title: The Cloud Factory
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:53
      Title: Missing You
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Duration: 6:11
    • 00:00
      Title: A Remark You Made
      Performer(s): Zawinul
      Performer(s): Zawinul
      Duration: 7:08
    • 00:06
      Title: Everything Happens To Me
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Duration: 11:00
    • 00:12
      Title: Adagio Maestoso
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:16
      Title: Rondino On A Theme Of Beethoven
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:19
      Title: Start It All Over Again
      Performer(s): Mccusker, John
      Performer(s): Mccusker, John
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:23
      Title: Heaven
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Presentiments (Of What Must Come To Pass)
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 1:30
    • 00:27
      Title: Amen / Fac Ut Portem
      Performer(s): Couturier / Pergolesi
      Performer(s): Couturier / Pergolesi
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Rainbird
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:43
      Title: Adagio & Allegro In Ab Major - I. Adagio
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:48
      Title: Lully, Lulla Thou Little Tiny Child (Coventry Carol)
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 3:34
    • 00:51
      Title: Fugue In Eb Major
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:17

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