The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 9 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 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Sento In Seno
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:04
      Title: Dawn
      Performer(s): Stevenson
      Performer(s): Stevenson
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:08
      Title: Des Caramels Pour Eva
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Duration: 3:12
    • 22:12
      Title: Ne Me Quitte Pas
      Performer(s): Brel, Jacques
      Performer(s): Brel, Jacques
      Duration: 13:29
    • 22:19
      Title: Swingin In The Rain
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:26
      Title: Sonata For Violin And Piano (2nd Movement) Blues (Moderato)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 5:28
    • 22:31
      Title: Nocturne No.1 In B Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 7:39
    • 22:40
      Title: Who Do You Think You Are?
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:43
      Title: Nuit Sur Les Champs-Elysees (Take 2)
      Performer(s): Davis, Miles
      Performer(s): Davis, Miles
      Duration: 5:41
    • 22:50
      Title: Time After Time
      Performer(s): Lauper / Hyman
      Performer(s): Lauper / Hyman
      Duration: 3:55
    • 22:54
      Title: Time Has Told Me
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:42
    • 22:58
      Title: River Man
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:04
      Title: Cello Sonata In A Minor (2nd Movement) Andante Molto Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:10
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:13
      Title: Afterwards
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:16
      Title: Similarities Between Diverse Things
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 8:54
    • 23:27
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:34
      Title: Laili Djan
      Performer(s): Afghanistan (Perse)/ Khaled Arman
      Performer(s): Afghanistan (Perse)/ Khaled Arman
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:39
      Title: May Song
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Performer(s): Sheppard, Andy
      Duration: 7:03
    • 23:46
      Title: Stolen Lines
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 2:22
    • 23:49
      Title: Gallowhill
      Performer(s): O'Rourke, Aidan
      Performer(s): O'Rourke, Aidan
      Duration: 7:22
    • 23:57
      Title: None The Wiser
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:03
      Title: This Is Always
      Performer(s): Warren/Gordon
      Performer(s): Warren/Gordon
      Duration: 4:54
    • 00:08
      Title: Lullaby From 25.X.1893...In Memoriam P I Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:14
      Title: Espressivo Dolce (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Duration: 5:18
    • 00:20
      Title: Wave
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar/ Coracao Vagabundo
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:31
      Title: Achill Air
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:34
      Title: Lullabye
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Performer(s): Joel, Billy
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:38
      Title: Five Pieces In Folk Style - Ii. In F Major
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:43
      Title: If Ye Love Me
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 2:20
    • 00:45
      Title: Audrey
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:49
      Title: Carolina In My Mind
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Duration: 4:31
    • 00:54
      Title: The Emigrant's Farewell
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:16

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