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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also 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 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 -

    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

    • 22:00
      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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