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 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 -

    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

    • 22:04
      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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