The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 6 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Though Alexander Scriabin died at the age of 43, he wrote much of the 20th century's finest music for piano. Hear a selection of his preludes and études each night this week.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Blow The Wind Southerly
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:04
    • 22:02
      Title: The Wind And The Leaves
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:06
      Title: Reverie
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:09
    • 22:11
      Title: Song For Athene
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Duration: 8:01
    • 22:18
      Title: En Gallop
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Duration: 5:22
    • 22:24
      Title: Bye Bye Idi
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:28
      Title: 'Begegung' Phantasie-Stuck For Cello And Piano Op. 86 No. 1
      Performer(s): Raff, Joachim
      Performer(s): Raff, Joachim
      Duration: 7:43
    • 22:37
      Title: The First Bath
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:39
      Title: O Sapientia (I )
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: Comme Ci, Comme Ca
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Duration: 6:21
    • 22:56
      Title: Persimmons
      Performer(s): Grolnick, Don
      Performer(s): Grolnick, Don
      Duration: 7:09
    • 23:05
      Title: Still Crazy After All These Years
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:09
      Title: Fifty Ways To Leave Your Lover
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:15
      Title: Sonata In E Flat Minor (2nd Movement) - Completed By Stephen Coo
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:23
      Title: In Seculum "Breve"
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: Around And About (2nd Movement) The Lake
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:26
      Title: Space Travel
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:35
      Title: Aird Ui Chuain
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:39
      Title: The Apparent Chaos Of Blue
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Duration: 9:05
    • 23:49
      Title: Unravelled
      Performer(s): Elliott, Maja
      Performer(s): Elliott, Maja
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:57
      Title: Another World
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Duration: 4:14
    • 00:01
      Title: The Sea Fort
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 3:28
    • 00:06
      Title: Piano Concerto No 1 In C Major Op 15 - Movement Ii - Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 10:34
    • 00:17
      Title: Maria Magdalene Et Altera Maria
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Andrea
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Andrea
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:23
      Title: Buenos Aires
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Duration: 7:58
    • 00:37
      Title: Teclado Marfil
      Performer(s): Dobal
      Performer(s): Dobal
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:41
      Title: Sámaveda
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Performer(s): Tavener, John
      Duration: 9:09
    • 00:51
      Title: Showstrings
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Duration: 3:05
    • 00:54
      Title: One For My Baby
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Duration: 5:57

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