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 Thursday 26 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

    • 22:08
      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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