The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 20 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, we feature a father and son, singer/songwriters both: in their comparatively brief careers, Tim and Jeff Buckley made music that was equally adventurous and tasteful.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Cantus Patris
      Performer(s): Trinchera, Antonio
      Performer(s): Trinchera, Antonio
      Duration: 3:24
    • 22:03
      Title: Sonata In A Major K. 429/L. 132/P. 234
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 4:00
    • 22:08
      Title: Track 01
      Performer(s): Steffani, Agostino
      Performer(s): Steffani, Agostino
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:10
      Title: Rondeau Champetre
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:15
      Title: Snowbound
      Performer(s): Carrothers, Bill
      Performer(s): Carrothers, Bill
      Duration: 8:52
    • 22:25
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:28
      Title: Peace
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Duration: 7:19
    • 22:44
      Title: The Welcome Sailor
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:59
    • 22:50
      Title: The Cloud Factory
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Duration: 6:37
    • 22:58
      Title: Cloudcatcher
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Duration: 2:27
    • 23:00
      Title: Reiseslatt - Til Hans W Brimi
      Performer(s): Okland
      Performer(s): Okland
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:06
      Title: Locus Iste
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Duration: 3:15
    • 23:09
      Title: Going Unconscious
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:15
      Title: I'Ll Always Be With You
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:19
      Title: Five Pieces In Folk Style - Ii. In F Major
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:26
      Title: Song Slowly Song
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:29
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:34
      Title: The Other Woman
      Performer(s): Robinson, J.M.
      Performer(s): Robinson, J.M.
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:39
      Title: Sonata In C Major - I: Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Antonella's Birthday
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:47
      Title: Voices Of My Home
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Duration: 6:55
    • 23:53
      Title: Berceuse Amazigh
      Performer(s): Anon/ Berbere
      Performer(s): Anon/ Berbere
      Duration: 2:58
    • 23:57
      Title: Malaguena
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 1:32
    • 23:58
      Title: Before The Icons (5th Movement) Prayer
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 3:13
    • 00:02
      Title: Unravelled
      Performer(s): Elliott, Maja
      Performer(s): Elliott, Maja
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:09
      Title: Timeline
      Performer(s): Ferrante, Russell
      Performer(s): Ferrante, Russell
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:16
      Title: Kafu Mi Draga Ispeci
      Performer(s): Traditional Bosnia
      Performer(s): Traditional Bosnia
      Duration: 4:56
    • 00:21
      Title: The Earth Turns (Studio)
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 3:12
    • 00:26
      Title: Sonatina (1st Movement) Allegretto - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 1:46
    • 00:27
      Title: Sonatina (2nd Movement) Moderato
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 1:07
    • 00:28
      Title: Guarding The Invitations
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:33
      Title: The Wicklow Way/ Sue's Hornpipe/ The Last Train
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 6:31
    • 00:40
      Title: An Leannán
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Duration: 5:48
    • 00:47
      Title: Xanadu
      Performer(s): Lynne, Jeff/Farrar, John
      Performer(s): Lynne, Jeff/Farrar, John
      Duration: 4:00
    • 00:51
      Title: Introduction
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 1:47
    • 00:52
      Title: One Of These Things First
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 5:06
    • 00:58
      Title: Goldberg Variations Bwv 988 - Var. 5 (A 1 Ovvero 2 Clav)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 1:03

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