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 Tuesday 21 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

    • 22:05
      Title: Nocturne
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 6:19
    • 22:16
      Title: In Winter Light (Ist Movement)
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Duration: 7:50
    • 22:23
      Title: Floren's Dance
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:29
      Title: Her
      Performer(s): Sauter, Eddie
      Performer(s): Sauter, Eddie
      Duration: 6:28
    • 22:35
      Title: Speak Low
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Nash, Ogden
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Nash, Ogden
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:40
      Title: West End Blues
      Performer(s): Oliver, Joe
      Performer(s): Oliver, Joe
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:49
      Title: Variations On A Theme Of Frank Bridge - Ii: Adagio
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:52
      Title: Salute
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:57
      Title: The Front
      Composer: Walsh, Conor
      Performer(s): Walsh, Conor
      Performer(s): Walsh, Conor
      Duration: 4:57
    • 23:02
      Title: Go Easy
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:06
      Title: Michelle
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:19
      Title: Missa Veni Sponsa Christi - Kyrie
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:22
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.6 In B Flat Major Bwv 1051 (2nd Movement
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:57
    • 23:32
      Title: Song Of The Magician
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:36
      Title: Snow On A Flower
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen
      Performer(s): Le, Nguyen
      Duration: 5:49
    • 23:42
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:46
      Title: Intermezzo In A Major Op. 118 No. 2
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:55
    • 23:53
      Title: Jano Mori
      Performer(s): Traditional Macedonian
      Performer(s): Traditional Macedonian
      Duration: 7:55
    • 00:01
      Title: L'Aigle Noir
      Performer(s): Barbara
      Performer(s): Barbara
      Album: L'aigle noir
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:05
      Title: Hymne A L'Amour
      Performer(s): Monnot/Piaf
      Performer(s): Monnot/Piaf
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:09
      Title: Immersia Iii
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Duration: 2:35
    • 00:12
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Badalamenti, Angelo
      Performer(s): Badalamenti, Angelo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: Serenade In D Major (2nd Movement) Tempo Ordinario D'Un Menuetto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:30
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 22:28
    • 00:50
      Title: Rococo Zephyr
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:55
      Title: Nobody Knows The Trouble I'Ve Seen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:59
    • 01:00
      Title: Ode A La Musique
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 7:07

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