The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 28 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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:03
      Title: Aurora
      Performer(s): Towner
      Performer(s): Towner
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:08
      Title: Track 13
      Performer(s): Merula, Tarquinio
      Performer(s): Merula, Tarquinio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Eleanor Plunkett
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 7:05
    • 22:25
      Title: Fingerbib
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:29
      Title: Sonata In A Major G4 (With Cello) (1st Movement) Allegro Moderat
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:08
    • 22:35
      Title: When I Look In Your Eyes
      Performer(s): L Bricusse
      Performer(s): L Bricusse
      Duration: 7:03
    • 22:44
      Title: Girl Talk
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal/Troup, Bobby
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal/Troup, Bobby
      Duration: 4:18
    • 22:49
      Title: Pur Ti Miro
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 4:49
    • 22:53
      Title: Fugata
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:58
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:04
      Title: Para Dar Luz Inmortal, Gozos Para Sr. Sn. Jose
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:10
      Title: Raglan Road/Fainne Gael An Lae
      Performer(s): Trad/Keohane & Kai
      Performer(s): Trad/Keohane & Kai
      Duration: 3:29
    • 23:13
      Title: Raglan Road
      Performer(s): Trad/Kavanagh
      Performer(s): Trad/Kavanagh
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:19
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (2nd Movement) Fantasia. Adagio
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 6:23
    • 23:25
      Title: Glow
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:37
      Title: Lesser Heaven
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:42
      Title: O Do Not Love Too Long
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:46
      Title: The Stolen Child
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Yeats, Wb
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Yeats, Wb
      Duration: 8:59
    • 23:56
      Title: Symphony No.1 In C Minor, Op 11, 2nd Movement Andante
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:55
    • 00:03
      Title: 27th Ethos
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:08
      Title: Streetsong
      Performer(s): Ni Riain, Ailis
      Performer(s): Ni Riain, Ailis
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:14
      Title: Suspended Variations Ii
      Performer(s): Stanko, Tomasz
      Performer(s): Stanko, Tomasz
      Duration: 8:39
    • 00:23
      Title: Si Dolce E 'L Tormento
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:27
      Title: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 3:22
    • 00:31
      Title: Where Have All The Flowers Gone?
      Performer(s): Seeger, Pete
      Performer(s): Seeger, Pete
      Duration: 2:12
    • 00:33
      Title: Siobhainin Seo
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 6:33
    • 00:39
      Title: Waist Deep In The Big Muddy
      Performer(s): Seeger, Pete
      Performer(s): Seeger, Pete
      Duration: 5:08
    • 00:45
      Title: Air
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:48
      Title: Goodbye
      Performer(s): Shields, Kevin
      Performer(s): Shields, Kevin
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:52
      Title: Caro Mio Ben
      Performer(s): Giordani, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Giordani, Guiseppe
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:55
      Title: Dun Do Shuil
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:11

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