The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    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 -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    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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