The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Wednesday...

    Oct 2: On Thursday's Blue, Donal Lunny and Andy Irvine are part of an ensemble playing Cork this weekend - Mozaik (pictured); solo violin from Cora Venus Lunny; Music by Argentine Alberto Ginestera; Chick Corea is part of Return to Forever playing a Keith Jarret tune; Jarrett plays Shostakovich and Pat Metheny goes all quiet in his home studio; we once again shines the spotlight on Sam Amidon (see Blue Tunes below); Toumani Diabate duets with Ali Farka Toure; Hollenbeck lead the Claudia Quartet, Stan Getz IS The Sound  while singer Julie Hjetland leads the band Nordens Tone for some Nordic jazz; a Shostakovich String Quaret while Bela Fleck takes out his banjo; alos on the list Justin Vernon; For these and more join Carl at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 29 January 2014

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

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    Sam Amidon: Sept 29th - Oct 5th 

    He draws on the traditional but he is decidedly contemporary. Vermont born folk singer Sam Amidon has a new album out this week.  “Lily-O” features the innovative jazz guitarist  Bill Frisell – hear tracks from it along with some of  his back catalogue. Sam is our Blue Tunes artist this week – nightly at 10.

     
     

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