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    Sept 7: On Monday’s Blue – our first selection from  Estonian Arvo Part (see Blue Tunes below)as we honour his 80th birthday this Friday;  remarkable bass playing from Esperanza Spalding; a Mozart Piano Sonata; German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie and her band Cyminology; Andrew Lawrence-King and the Harp Consort; Ivan Ilic plays Chopin transcribed by Godowsky;  Andreas Scholl sings Handel; contemporary choral sounds by French tenor/composer Dominique Vellard; American choral from Morten Lauridsen;  singer songwriter Gavin James (live); Ella sings Cole Porter;  Martin Tourish’s new album gets an airing; piano music from Lubomyr Melnyk; Beth Gibbons from Portishead; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 26 December 2013

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

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    Sept 7th - 13th:Happy Birthday Arvo Pärt

    Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer turns 80 this week and on the Blue of The Night we honour the occasion by featuring his music nightly. The one time Sound Producer for Estonian Radio, is regarded as a pioneer of “Holy or Mystical Minimalism”. His study of Early music, plainsong and Gregorian Chant influenced much of his later compositions. Hear selections all this week – solo choral, orchestral and chamber.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:08
      Title: Fantasiestucke (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:12
      Title: Alonso's Serenade
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Duration: 2:47
    • 22:14
      Title: Promenades - Giverny
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:19
      Title: Song For Jesse
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Duration: 2:49
    • 22:21
      Title: Hometown With Melody
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:26
      Title: Parasite
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 5:59
    • 22:33
      Title: The Way It Will Be
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:38
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:44
      Title: Spem In Alium
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 10:07
    • 22:54
      Title: All The Things You Are
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:01
      Title: One Dove
      Performer(s): Hegarty/Reynolds
      Performer(s): Hegarty/Reynolds
      Duration: 5:49
    • 23:07
      Title: Small Day Tomorrow
      Performer(s): Dorough / Landesman
      Performer(s): Dorough / Landesman
      Duration: 6:56
    • 23:13
      Title: Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms
      Performer(s): Thomas Moore
      Performer(s): Thomas Moore
      Album: The Songs of Thomas Moore and Percy French
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:32
      Title: Slow Electric Hum / Also Out Of Air
      Performer(s): Jurjendal / Saks / Bowness
      Performer(s): Jurjendal / Saks / Bowness
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:38
      Title: Do For The Others
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:40
      Title: Forever
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Duration: 3:39
    • 23:45
      Title: The Dreamer
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:56
      Title: Mélodies, Book 1 - Ix: Lento
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:59
      Title: Mélodies, Book 2 - Vi: Lento - Plaintif
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:03
      Title: Albatross
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:07
      Title: Songbird
      Performer(s): Mcvie / Abbott / Lole / Tiley
      Performer(s): Mcvie / Abbott / Lole / Tiley
      Duration: 3:09
    • 00:11
      Title: Winter Lady
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 2:30
    • 00:13
      Title: Losing Touch
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Duration: 2:28
    • 00:15
      Title: Swansea
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:21
      Title: Feuillet D'Album
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:23
      Title: I. Slow But Not Dragging
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Cuarteto De Cuerdas No. 2 Op. 15 - Langsam / Andante
      Performer(s): Zemlinsky, Alexander Von
      Performer(s): Zemlinsky, Alexander Von
      Duration: 5:34
    • 00:32
      Title: Empty Chairs
      Performer(s): Mclean, Don
      Performer(s): Mclean, Don
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:35
      Title: The Briar And The Rose
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 5:43
    • 00:41
      Title: For No One
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:44
      Title: Mudbanks Of Liberty
      Performer(s): Gabbay, Igal
      Performer(s): Gabbay, Igal
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:48
      Title: In A Silent Way
      Performer(s): Zawinul, Joe
      Performer(s): Zawinul, Joe
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:53
      Title: Etude I
      Performer(s): Motian, Paul
      Performer(s): Motian, Paul
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:56
      Title: Prélude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:03
    • 00:57
      Title: Starlight
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 1:36

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