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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 6 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 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Dead
      Performer(s): They Might Be Giants
      Performer(s): They Might Be Giants
      Album: Flood
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:04
      Title: Great Uncle Henry
      Performer(s): Reid
      Performer(s): Reid
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:07
      Title: The Last Time I Saw Richard
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:14
      Title: Prelude
      Performer(s): Bellamy, Matthew
      Performer(s): Bellamy, Matthew
      Duration: 1:13
    • 22:15
      Title: Pennies From Heaven
      Performer(s): Burke / Johnston
      Performer(s): Burke / Johnston
      Duration: 5:24
    • 22:22
      Title: To Be Over
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Howe, Steve/Moraz, Patrick/Squire, Chris/White, Alan
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Howe, Steve/Moraz, Patrick/Squire, Chris/White, Alan
      Duration: 9:34
    • 22:32
      Title: Benedictus
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Duration: 7:51
    • 22:36
      Title: Rococo Zephyr
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Duration: 5:57
    • 22:45
      Title: Ommadawn (Part One)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 19:38
    • 23:06
      Title: Piano Quartet In E Flat Major, Woo 36, No 1 - Movement I - Adagi
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 7:21
    • 23:15
      Title: March Of The Iron Army
      Performer(s): Albarn, Damon
      Performer(s): Albarn, Damon
      Duration: 2:57
    • 23:18
      Title: Solid Space
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:25
      Title: Insensatez (How Insensitive)
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Duration: 3:38
    • 23:28
      Title: Baaria
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:33
      Title: Ommadawn (Part Two)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 17:32
    • 23:52
      Title: Toccata In E Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:59
      Title: Indifference
      Performer(s): Murena, Tony/Colombo, Joseph
      Performer(s): Murena, Tony/Colombo, Joseph
      Duration: 3:42
    • 00:10
      Title: Pigsy In Space
      Performer(s): Albarn, Damon
      Performer(s): Albarn, Damon
      Duration: 2:30
    • 00:14
      Title: You Gotta Pay The Band
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Duration: 5:05
    • 00:19
      Title: Chant From A Holy Book, Var. 1
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 6:27
    • 00:26
      Title: Fluff
      Performer(s): Butler, Geezer/Iommi, Tony/Osbourne, Ozzy/Ward, Bill
      Performer(s): Butler, Geezer/Iommi, Tony/Osbourne, Ozzy/Ward, Bill
      Duration: 4:24
    • 00:30
      Title: Years Of Yearning
      Performer(s): Svensson/Berglund/Ostrom
      Performer(s): Svensson/Berglund/Ostrom
      Duration: 5:55
    • 00:37
      Title: Andante In B Flat Kv 315
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:43
      Title: Song For My Father
      Performer(s): Horace Silver
      Performer(s): Horace Silver
      Album: Funky Pieces of Silver
      Duration: 7:33
    • 00:52
      Title: Imaginary Trouble
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:06
    • 00:54
      Title: Romeo And Juliette - Fantasy Overture (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Duration: 3:03
    • 00:57
      Title: Madrigal
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Wakeman, Rick
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Wakeman, Rick
      Duration: 2:42

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