The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    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 Wednesday 22 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: Speak Easy
      Performer(s): Burns / Macmillan
      Performer(s): Burns / Macmillan
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:11
      Title: Prelude De La Porte Heroique Du Ciel
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:17
      Title: Des Caramels Pour Eva
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Duration: 3:12
    • 22:20
      Title: Espelho Quebrado
      Performer(s): Mourao-Ferreira, David/Oulman, Alain
      Performer(s): Mourao-Ferreira, David/Oulman, Alain
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:25
      Title: Trio Sonata In E Flat Bwv 525 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:07
    • 22:29
      Title: Sonata In D Minor K213
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 7:33
    • 22:36
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:42
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 5:59
    • 22:47
      Title: Self-Portrait In Three Colours
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 3:25
    • 22:51
      Title: O Sacrum Convivium
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:55
      Title: O Sacrum Convivium
      Performer(s): Stucky, Stephen
      Performer(s): Stucky, Stephen
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:59
      Title: Orfeo, Tu Dormi (Singing The Part Of Euridice)
      Performer(s): Sartorio, Antonio
      Performer(s): Sartorio, Antonio
      Duration: 5:32
    • 23:04
      Title: Concerto In G Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 7:47
    • 23:13
      Title: Our Es Mayr Im
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:18
      Title: Pagan Lullaby
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:22
      Title: Avminnast
      Performer(s): Okland, Nils
      Performer(s): Okland, Nils
      Duration: 3:53
    • 23:29
      Title: Brian's Grief
      Performer(s): Deep End Of The Ford
      Performer(s): Deep End Of The Ford
      Duration: 3:40
    • 23:34
      Title: Love Is Pleasing
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:14
    • 23:57
      Title: Chiquilín De Bachín
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:05
      Title: About Mother Op. 28 - Reminiscences
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:10
      Title: Three Songs Of Faith (Ii) Hope, Faith, Life, Love
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:15
      Title: Sleeping Bag
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:18
      Title: Ferry Cross The Mersey
      Performer(s): Marsden, Gerry
      Performer(s): Marsden, Gerry
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:29
      Title: Hallelujah
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 7:54
    • 00:36
      Title: Passacaglio À 4
      Performer(s): Marini, Biagio
      Performer(s): Marini, Biagio
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:42
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: Promenade - Il Vecchio Castello
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 5:39
    • 00:47
      Title: Flor Parma M
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Duration: 3:07
    • 00:50
      Title: Theme
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:55
      Title: Havanaise
      Performer(s): Viardot
      Performer(s): Viardot
      Duration: 4:58

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