The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 2 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    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

    • 22:04
      Title: New York 19
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:20
      Title: Violin Concerto - Movement I - Andante Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Duration: 11:31
    • 22:32
      Title: Pieces En Concert - Movement Iv - Plainte. Douloureusement
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:43
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:51
      Title: 20 Years
      Performer(s): Williams, Joe / White, John Paul
      Performer(s): Williams, Joe / White, John Paul
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:18
      Title: One For My Baby
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:22
      Title: Farewell To Music
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough
      Duration: 5:14
    • 23:27
      Title: About Mother Op. 28 - When Mother Was Still A Little Girl
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 3:06
    • 23:30
      Title: No Quarter
      Performer(s): Page / Plant
      Performer(s): Page / Plant
      Duration: 2:50
    • 23:38
      Title: Aria With Variations In A
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Duration: 10:18
    • 23:50
      Title: Stairway To The Stars (Take 3)
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:54
      Title: Electric Counterpoint
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 14:58
    • 23:58
      Title: The Cockeyed Mayor Of Kaunakaki
      Performer(s): Anderson / Stillman
      Performer(s): Anderson / Stillman
      Duration: 2:21
    • 00:02
      Title: Moon
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Duration: 6:00
    • 00:08
      Title: Welcome To Lunar Industries
      Performer(s): Clint Mansell
      Performer(s): Clint Mansell
      Album: Moon (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
      Duration: 7:27
    • 00:17
      Title: Trio
      Performer(s): Cross / Fripp / Wetton / Bruford
      Performer(s): Cross / Fripp / Wetton / Bruford
      Duration: 5:54
    • 00:23
      Title: This Woman's Work
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 6:44
    • 00:28
      Title: Luces De Lorca
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:31
      Title: The Frog Galliard
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 1:52
    • 00:33
      Title: Den Forste Sommerfugl
      Performer(s): Nordheim
      Performer(s): Nordheim
      Duration: 4:40
    • 00:49
      Title: Futures
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 10:56

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