The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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                                                                                                      May 25; On Tuesday's Blue we continue to shine the spotlight on a beautiful album by Elina Duni (see Blue Tunes below); guitarist William Beauvais pays tribute to Dowland; Francesco Turissi from his solo project Grigio and also from an ensemble of which he's part of L'Arpeggiata; trad trio Bully's Acre; Irish singer songwriter Riona Sally Hartman; pianist Angela Hewitt plays Bach; so too do the Irish Baroque Orchestra; Ralph Vaughan Williams provides us with 15 minutes of the serene Lark Ascending; English folk from Chris Wood; a new CD from guitarist Filip Carbonell from Mallorca now based in Sligo; Eric Bibb(pictured right) plays Blues guitar; Nils Frahm plays Prepared piano;  For these and more join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 30 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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    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

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