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    Sept 2: Midweek Blue this Wednesday continues to shine the spotlight on Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); another Blues artist (on his way to Monaghan) Selwyn Birchwood; Irish jazz chanteuse Stella Bass sings about a Nightingale; Bach played by sisters Guher and Suher Pekinel; a Haydn String Quartet; The Sixteen sing Handel; recent John Metcalfe release; Percussionist legend Tommy Hayes and Friends….; Shemekia Copland(pictured) sings JB Lenoir; more from the recent ECM release by Italian jazz legend Enrico Rava; movie music by Michael Nyman; sean-nos singer Roisin Elsafty sings and so too does singer songwriter Katie Kim; choral from Rachmaninov;  Bob Dylan from Blood on the Tracks; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 1 January 2014

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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 -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Lansiranta
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Duration: 4:22
    • 22:05
      Title: Concerto - V: Cantico: Largamente
      Performer(s): Busoni, Ferruccio
      Performer(s): Busoni, Ferruccio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:19
      Title: Then The Lights Go Out
      Performer(s): Witherspoon, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Witherspoon, Jimmy
      Duration: 3:14
    • 22:22
      Title: Baggin' The Blues
      Performer(s): Wikins, Ernie
      Performer(s): Wikins, Ernie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:28
      Title: Mean Old World
      Performer(s): Walker, T Bone
      Performer(s): Walker, T Bone
      Duration: 3:09
    • 22:33
      Title: January Wedding
      Performer(s): The Avett Brothers
      Performer(s): The Avett Brothers
      Album: I and Love and You
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:37
      Title: January Man
      Performer(s): Goulder, David
      Performer(s): Goulder, David
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:40
      Title: January Song
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:43
      Title: Piano Sonata No.2 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:48
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano (2nd Movement) Cavatine
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:56
      Title: How Long Blues
      Performer(s): Carr, Leroy
      Performer(s): Carr, Leroy
      Duration: 3:40
    • 22:59
      Title: Blues In The Dark
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Duration: 4:57
    • 23:05
      Title: A Tune For Frankie/ An Phis Fluich
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Duration: 5:29
    • 23:10
      Title: The Seven Deadly Sins - Prologue
      Performer(s): Weill/Brecht
      Performer(s): Weill/Brecht
      Duration: 4:05
    • 23:15
      Title: Sorgen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:18
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Walbert, David
      Performer(s): Walbert, David
      Duration: 1:29
    • 23:20
      Title: Perkins Landing
      Performer(s): Warren / Winstone
      Performer(s): Warren / Winstone
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: Symphony No.1 - Ii. Notturno, Lento
      Performer(s): Henze, Hans Werner
      Performer(s): Henze, Hans Werner
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:39
      Title: My Man
      Performer(s): Willemetz/ Yvain/Charles/Pollack
      Performer(s): Willemetz/ Yvain/Charles/Pollack
      Duration: 3:46
    • 23:43
      Title: Meischeid
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Album: Solo Piano
      Duration: 2:19
    • 23:45
      Title: The Bridge
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Duration: 6:14
    • 23:51
      Title: Variations On A Theme Of Frank Bridge - Ix: Funeral March
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:55
      Title: Nocturnal - Ix. Slow And Quiet
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:11
    • 23:59
      Title: January
      Performer(s): Wasilewski, Marcin
      Performer(s): Wasilewski, Marcin
      Duration: 8:53
    • 00:09
      Title: Nobody Knew She Was There
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:21
      Title: Ich Bitt, Erhor Mein Klagen
      Performer(s): Schlepper-Connolly, Benedict
      Performer(s): Schlepper-Connolly, Benedict
      Duration: 7:57
    • 00:29
      Title: Du Bist Die Ruh (You Are Peace)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:34
      Title: Mister M.P.
      Performer(s): Blanc / Roche
      Performer(s): Blanc / Roche
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:38
      Title: Ye Bati Koyita
      Performer(s): Yirga, Samuel
      Performer(s): Yirga, Samuel
      Duration: 8:42
    • 00:46
      Title: The Last Bird To Sing
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Duration: 6:20
    • 00:53
      Title: Trieste
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Duration: 3:45

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