The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 30 December 2013

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    Jazz musician/composer Milt Jackson is featured on the programme all this week. Hear his vibes-playing in the company of the MJQ, Trane, Dizzy and Monk, nightly, from 10pm.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:07
      Title: Synapse Collapse
      Performer(s): Gilewitz, Richard
      Performer(s): Gilewitz, Richard
      Duration: 6:10
    • 22:13
      Title: James Brown's March/ Noon Lassies
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:18
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 22:26
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano In D Minor (1st Movement) Prologue
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:34
      Title: The Hill Of Thieves
      Performer(s): Dillon / Lakeman
      Performer(s): Dillon / Lakeman
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:39
      Title: Underneath The Stars
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:42
      Title: Joe Glenton
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Duration: 5:39
    • 22:48
      Title: Bags & Trane
      Performer(s): Jackson, Milt
      Performer(s): Jackson, Milt
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:55
      Title: Chaconne
      Performer(s): Galasso, Michael
      Performer(s): Galasso, Michael
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:00
      Title: From The Beginning
      Performer(s): Lake, Greg
      Performer(s): Lake, Greg
      Duration: 4:29
    • 23:05
      Title: Gogol
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Album: Paris je t'aime (Bande originale du film)
      Duration: 2:17
    • 23:07
      Title: Carezza-Vals (Caress Waltz)
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:13
      Title: Messe De Requiem - Vi. Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Campra, Andre
      Performer(s): Campra, Andre
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:20
      Title: Song For The Amiable Child I
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Duration: 2:32
    • 23:22
      Title: Into Dust
      Performer(s): Sandoval, Hope / Roback, David
      Performer(s): Sandoval, Hope / Roback, David
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:27
      Title: Maybe This Time
      Performer(s): Kander, John/Ebb, Fred
      Performer(s): Kander, John/Ebb, Fred
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:31
      Title: Cello Concerto (After Cello Sonata Op.36) - Andante Molto Tranqu
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:52
    • 23:38
      Title: Menuet In C Minor, Op.24 No.1
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:44
      Title: Come Sunday
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:50
      Title: Those Sweet And Funny Nights
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:54
      Title: Armenian Song
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:59
      Title: L.A.
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 5:52
    • 00:04
      Title: Fountain
      Performer(s): Cronholm, Josefine
      Performer(s): Cronholm, Josefine
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:11
      Title: Organ Symphony (1st Movement) - Prelude: Andante
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 7:27
    • 00:18
      Title: The Cloud-Capp'd Towers
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:21
      Title: Us And Them
      Performer(s): Waters/ Wright
      Performer(s): Waters/ Wright
      Duration: 5:55
    • 00:27
      Title: A Pillow Of Winds
      Performer(s): Gilmour/Waters
      Performer(s): Gilmour/Waters
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:33
      Title: Elsewhere
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:40
      Title: Dream
      Performer(s): Mercer, Johnny
      Performer(s): Mercer, Johnny
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: Piano Concerto (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Goss, Stephen
      Performer(s): Goss, Stephen
      Duration: 8:28
    • 00:53
      Title: Studio No.12 In A Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 4:59

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