The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Wednesday's programme...

    Dec 17; Wednesday's Blue salutes today's date with a Beethoven selection (the birthday boy) - a late String Quartet and an early Piano Sonata; Sufjan Stevens is joined by "a college friend, a Presbyterian pastor and his wife, a string quartet, my little brother" for some Christmas cheer; the Unthanks (pictured) two sisters, a friend and a husband from Northumbria; Irish guitarist Mark Anthony McGrath cracks the champagne and peels the onions as he plays Carolan (his album is called Champagne and Onions); recent release from Antony and The Johnsons; Cormac Breathnach and Martin Dunlea duet; new from Eithne Ni Uallachain; another piece for Kronos by Bryce Dessner and there's  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 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 -

    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

    • 22:04
      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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