The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Oct 20: On Monday's Blue, a Philip Glass Concerto for Violin - but played on Soprano Sax; some of the artists appearing next weekend at Cork Jazz including genre-defying Ensemble Eriu, indie folk duo Slow Skies and Norwegian saxophonist Håkon Kornstad; Irish "punk traddies"  is how they describe themselves....Lynched from their cd Cold Old Fire; Karin Krog sings with pianist Steve Kuhn; Fiona Kelleher sings a Cyril Tawney song while French soprano Patricia Petibon sings part of Poulenc's Stabat Mater; Father and son team of Ellis and Wynton Marsalis(pictured) while The Unthanks sing Ewan McColl's Father's Song; Franz Liszt is in the Blue Tunes spotlight - see Blue Tunes below; For these and more join Carl at 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 -

    Franz Liszt: Oct 20th - 26th 

    Franz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, we feature Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand.

    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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