The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 4 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, we feature recordings by Grammy-winning jazz musician Stan Getz. Hear selections of his work - bossa nova, big band music, cool jazz, bebop & "third stream" - nightly.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: The Great Gig In The Sky
      Performer(s): Torry, Clare/Wright, Richard
      Performer(s): Torry, Clare/Wright, Richard
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:06
      Title: Bolero
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 7:03
    • 22:13
      Title: Suite For Strings: Air
      Performer(s): Trimble, Joan
      Performer(s): Trimble, Joan
      Duration: 4:35
    • 22:18
      Title: Blue Samba
      Performer(s): Quebec, Ike
      Performer(s): Quebec, Ike
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:23
      Title: Quintet No. 3 In C Major G427 (1st Movement) Andante Non Tanto
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:32
      Title: Autumn Leaves
      Performer(s): Mercer / Kosma / Prevert / Parsons
      Performer(s): Mercer / Kosma / Prevert / Parsons
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:38
      Title: Tubular Bells (Part One)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 25:44
    • 23:08
      Title: Si De Vos Mi Bien
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:11
      Title: Night Rider
      Performer(s): Getz
      Performer(s): Getz
      Duration: 4:13
    • 23:17
      Title: Concerto For 2 Clarinets (3rd Movement) Alla Polacca
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:22
      Title: Yellow
      Performer(s): Berryman/Buckland/Champion/Martin
      Performer(s): Berryman/Buckland/Champion/Martin
      Duration: 4:13
    • 23:28
      Title: Tubular Bells (Part Two)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 23:35
    • 23:54
      Title: Tender Comrade
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:56
      Title: Rag
      Performer(s): Frisell, Bill
      Performer(s): Frisell, Bill
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:01
      Title: Butcher's Boy
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:37
    • 00:05
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Menuets I & Ii
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:08
      Title: Stairway To The Stars
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:14
      Title: Aria From Suite In F
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Duration: 6:30
    • 00:21
      Title: Someone To Love
      Performer(s): Warren, B.
      Performer(s): Warren, B.
      Duration: 6:00
    • 00:28
      Title: Hamburg Song
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:33
      Title: Caldo Sangue
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Duration: 5:47
    • 00:41
      Title: March (Seed Capsule)
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 5:28
    • 00:46
      Title: Quartet No.5 In D (2nd Movement) Andante Assai
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 2:11
    • 00:49
      Title: Salome's Lament
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:56
      Title: Electric Counterpoint: (2) Slow
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 3:36

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