The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    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 Monday 10 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, Julian Bream, John Feeley and other guitarists perform the music of Spanish composer/guitarist Fernando Sor, nightly from 10pm.

    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: Somebody's Knocking
      Performer(s): Brown / Sholar
      Performer(s): Brown / Sholar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Fifty Ways To Leave Your Lover
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:17
      Title: O Que Sera
      Performer(s): Buarque, Chico
      Performer(s): Buarque, Chico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:22
      Title: Lungs
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:27
      Title: Milagrario Pessoal (My Place Of Miracles)
      Performer(s): Agualusa / Cruz
      Performer(s): Agualusa / Cruz
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:31
      Title: Piano Sonata In D Major, Hob Xvi:33 - Movement Ii - Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 5:27
    • 22:36
      Title: Quintet In E Flat Major Op. 16 - Movement Ii - Andante Cantabile
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:19
    • 22:44
      Title: Fur Elise
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:52
      Title: The Drowned Lovers
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rusby Mccusker
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rusby Mccusker
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:57
      Title: Celebration Of Our Land
      Performer(s): Pérez, Danilo
      Performer(s): Pérez, Danilo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:59
      Title: Eden-1
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:03
      Title: Jerusalem Poker
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Duration: 5:49
    • 23:09
      Title: Essence Of Your Love
      Performer(s): Feliciano, José
      Performer(s): Feliciano, José
      Duration: 3:39
    • 23:13
      Title: ...Around Stravinsky (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:16
      Title: Overture
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: Bol's Song
      Performer(s): Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig
      Performer(s): Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:25
      Title: Moon
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Performer(s): Bjork/ Taylor
      Duration: 6:00
    • 23:31
      Title: To Anacreon In Heaven
      Performer(s): Smith, John Stafford
      Performer(s): Smith, John Stafford
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:33
      Title: Cruel Sister
      Performer(s): Woods, Terry
      Performer(s): Woods, Terry
      Duration: 7:16
    • 23:40
      Title: Forever And Beyond
      Performer(s): Husband, Gary
      Performer(s): Husband, Gary
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:47
      Title: Pieces In D Minor - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Duration: 3:05
    • 23:50
      Title: Prayers For Salvation - Iii: Sana Me Domine
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Duration: 2:54
    • 23:53
      Title: Menuet No.1 Andante
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 2:25
    • 23:56
      Title: Quiet Steps
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:02
      Title: Rain Forest
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:10
      Title: Evensong: Haapsalu
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 11:28
    • 00:21
      Title: Hivernale
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Duration: 4:42
    • 00:26
      Title: Missa Ad Coenam Agni - Iv: Sanctus And Benedictus
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Duration: 8:21
    • 00:35
      Title: Elsewhere
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:43
      Title: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:48
      Title: Gardermoen
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:25
    • 00:53
      Title: The Briar And The Rose
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 5:43

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