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 Tuesday 7 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: Tractor Pull
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:05
      Title: Petite Reine
      Performer(s): Arthur H
      Performer(s): Arthur H
      Album: Fête trouble (live)
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:09
      Title: La Vie En Rose
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:12
      Title: November - Eleven
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:16
      Title: Spanish Caravan
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Album: The Very Best of The Doors
      Duration: 6:31
    • 22:24
      Title: Cantus Arcticus - Suo The Marsh
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 7:17
    • 22:32
      Title: Sonata In G Minor Viola Da Gamba Solo Senzza Basso (2nd Movement
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Duration: 3:04
    • 22:35
      Title: I Can't Keep From Crying Sometimes
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:03
    • 22:43
      Title: My Guess
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 6:37
    • 22:49
      Title: Li'l Darlin
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Duration: 5:05
    • 22:56
      Title: An Cailin Rua; The Redhead
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:58
    • 22:59
      Title: Jigs; Mary Shore/ Brid Harper's/ The Luachrachan
      Performer(s): Trad Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Trad Mulcahy
      Duration: 3:38
    • 23:03
      Title: String Quartet No. 2 (Iii)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Elyne Road
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Duration: 9:05
    • 23:15
      Title: String Trio In B Flat Major D581 - Movement Ii - Andante
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:35
    • 23:20
      Title: Prelude No. 2, Opus 11
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 5:21
    • 23:26
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Mitchell / Mingus
      Performer(s): Mitchell / Mingus
      Duration: 5:51
    • 23:32
      Title: Jelly Roll (Alternate Take)
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 6:58
    • 23:40
      Title: Be Cool
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:44
      Title: The Rocket Builder
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Duration: 6:39
    • 23:53
      Title: Out Of Doors - Suite Sz 81 - Movement Ii - Barcarolla
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 2:55
    • 23:56
      Title: Pno Quintet In E Flat(3rd Movement) Allegr Assai
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:04
      Title: Set Luna Diamondji
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:07
      Title: Ingenuo And Um A Zero
      Performer(s): Pixinguinha
      Performer(s): Pixinguinha
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:13
      Title: How Insensitive (Insensatez)
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Demoraes
      Performer(s): Jobim/Gimbel/Demoraes
      Duration: 3:33
    • 00:16
      Title: Waltz For Debbie
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:23
      Title: God Don't Never Change
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 3:14
    • 00:35
      Title: Miles An Bpiobairi
      Performer(s): Dillon, Eoin
      Performer(s): Dillon, Eoin
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:39
      Title: The Sub
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: At Land
      Duration: 4:13
    • 00:44
      Title: Into My Arms
      Performer(s): Cave, Nick
      Performer(s): Cave, Nick
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:49
      Title: Waltz For A Lonely Farmhouse
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Duration: 3:13
    • 00:52
      Title: Balladyna
      Performer(s): Stanko, Tomasz
      Performer(s): Stanko, Tomasz
      Duration: 7:01

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