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    Sept 7: On Monday’s Blue – our first selection from  Estonian Arvo Part (see Blue Tunes below)as we honour his 80th birthday this Friday;  remarkable bass playing from Esperanza Spalding; a Mozart Piano Sonata; German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie and her band Cyminology; Andrew Lawrence-King and the Harp Consort; Ivan Ilic plays Chopin transcribed by Godowsky;  Andreas Scholl sings Handel; contemporary choral sounds by French tenor/composer Dominique Vellard; American choral from Morten Lauridsen;  singer songwriter Gavin James (live); Ella sings Cole Porter;  Martin Tourish’s new album gets an airing; piano music from Lubomyr Melnyk; Beth Gibbons from Portishead; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    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 -

    Sept 7th - 13th:Happy Birthday Arvo Pärt

    Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer turns 80 this week and on the Blue of The Night we honour the occasion by featuring his music nightly. The one time Sound Producer for Estonian Radio, is regarded as a pioneer of “Holy or Mystical Minimalism”. His study of Early music, plainsong and Gregorian Chant influenced much of his later compositions. Hear selections all this week – solo choral, orchestral and chamber.

    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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