The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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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 Monday 27 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Monteverdi's musical style marked a transition from Renaissance to Baroque. Hear his motets, madrigals and vespers all this week on Blue.

    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

    • 22:04
      Title: Sonata À La Marésienne (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:08
      Title: Sonata A For Cello And Piano (2and3)
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 5:27
    • 22:14
      Title: Cucurrucucu Paloma
      Performer(s): Winstone / Mendez
      Performer(s): Winstone / Mendez
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:18
      Title: Walking By Flashlight
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Schneider, Maria
      Performer(s): Schneider, Maria
      Album: Itunes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:23
      Title: Nobody's Fault But Mine
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:26
      Title: No
      Performer(s): Burhans, Caleb
      Performer(s): Burhans, Caleb
      Duration: 6:58
    • 22:34
      Title: Huiteme Ordre - Gigue
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 2:52
    • 22:36
      Title: Laetatus Sum
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 6:53
    • 22:44
      Title: The Man With The Child In His Eyes
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 4:50
    • 22:51
      Title: The Astounding Eyes Of Rita
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 8:56
    • 23:01
      Title: Ninna Nanna Alla Napoletana
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 4:55
    • 23:05
      Title: Concerto For Viola D'Amore (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:34
    • 23:08
      Title: Dawn Mantra
      Performer(s): Holohan, Michael
      Performer(s): Holohan, Michael
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:15
      Title: Big Yellow Peaches
      Performer(s): Carter Cash
      Performer(s): Carter Cash
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:18
      Title: Hurt
      Composer: Reznor
      Performer(s): 2cellos
      Performer(s): 2cellos
      Album: 2Cellos
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: North Star
      Performer(s): Fripp/ Hall / Walton
      Performer(s): Fripp/ Hall / Walton
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:26
      Title: Suile Shuibhne
      Performer(s): Vallely, Niall
      Performer(s): Vallely, Niall
      Duration: 4:04
    • 23:31
      Title: Intermezzo - Aleko
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:09
    • 23:34
      Title: A Pale Yellow Sky - Movement Iii - Sycamore Seeds
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Duration: 2:01
    • 23:36
      Title: A Pale Yellow Sky - Movement Iv - Floating All Alone
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:39
      Title: Maggie And Milly And Molly And May
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:43
      Title: The White Birds From That The Night Come
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 8:53
    • 23:53
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Duration: 4:06
    • 23:56
      Title: Love Will Tear Us Apart
      Performer(s): Hook/ Curtis/ Sumner/ Morris
      Performer(s): Hook/ Curtis/ Sumner/ Morris
      Duration: 5:23
    • 00:03
      Title: Familiar
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 5:53
    • 00:08
      Title: Hades
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:12
      Title: Zapateado
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 4:13
    • 00:16
      Title: Suite No. 1 In G Minor Dans Le Style Ancient Op. 3 - Movement Ii
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 7:31
    • 00:24
      Title: Manoir Des Mes Reves
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:28
      Title: Kubrick
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:30
      Title: Flicker
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:36
      Title: The Gift
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:43
      Title: Festina Lente
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:49
      Title: String Quartet No.3 - Ii. November 26: Ichigaya
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:51
      Title: Blackbird
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 5:24
    • 00:55
      Title: Water Girl
      Performer(s): Hussein, Zakir
      Performer(s): Hussein, Zakir
      Duration: 4:07

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