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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 17 February 2014

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    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Skyline
      Performer(s): Moriya / Lams / Richards
      Performer(s): Moriya / Lams / Richards
      Duration: 4:57
    • 22:06
      Title: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
      Performer(s): Taylor, Billy/Dallas
      Performer(s): Taylor, Billy/Dallas
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:09
      Title: My Baby Just Cares For Me
      Performer(s): Kahn, Gus/Donaldson, Walter
      Performer(s): Kahn, Gus/Donaldson, Walter
      Duration: 3:53
    • 22:14
      Title: Amada Gioventude
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:17
      Title: Old Soldier
      Performer(s): Cohn, Marc
      Performer(s): Cohn, Marc
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:22
      Title: Are You Leaving For The Country
      Performer(s): Tucker, R.
      Performer(s): Tucker, R.
      Duration: 3:29
    • 22:26
      Title: Deborah's Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:32
      Title: Iii: Poco Adagio
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Duration: 2:29
    • 22:34
      Title: Cello Concerto (After Cello Sonata Op.36) - Andante Molto Tranqu
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:52
    • 22:41
      Title: Choro No.1 For Guitar
      Performer(s): Santorsola, Guido
      Performer(s): Santorsola, Guido
      Duration: 3:41
    • 22:45
      Title: Scorching Day
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 6:09
    • 22:51
      Title: If At All
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:55
      Title: Il Postino - Theme
      Performer(s): Bacalov, Luis
      Performer(s): Bacalov, Luis
      Duration: 4:01
    • 23:00
      Title: Drinkin' Gourd
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:03
      Title: The Kid
      Performer(s): Ribot, Marc
      Performer(s): Ribot, Marc
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:07
      Title: Jack Frost
      Performer(s): Waterson, M
      Performer(s): Waterson, M
      Duration: 4:51
    • 23:13
      Title: Honest I Do
      Composer: John Scofield
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Album: 0602527144504
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:17
      Title: On The Way To Exile
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:22
      Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: Prologue
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:27
      Title: Main Title From Cool Hand Luke
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Duration: 2:21
    • 23:30
      Title: Concerto For 2 Oboes (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 2:31
    • 23:32
      Title: Children's Corner Suite - The Snow Is Dancing
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:35
      Title: Memory (1st Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Dubery, David
      Performer(s): Dubery, David
      Duration: 2:48
    • 23:38
      Title: Lady In Wimple Headress
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Duration: 7:13
    • 23:45
      Title: Blue
      Performer(s): Dunning, Brian
      Performer(s): Dunning, Brian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:50
      Title: Father Time
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:57
      Title: The Last Bird To Sing
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Ewan
      Duration: 6:20
    • 00:03
      Title: In Ma Ain Country
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Sadeina Eddi Reader/Angus Aird
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Sadeina Eddi Reader/Angus Aird
      Duration: 3:42
    • 00:07
      Title: String Quartet No.7 (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mccabe, John
      Performer(s): Mccabe, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:14
      Title: Somebody To Love
      Performer(s): Mercury, Freddie
      Performer(s): Mercury, Freddie
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:20
      Title: After The Goldrush
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:25
    • 00:24
      Title: Jardin D'Amour
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:31
      Title: Silent Spaces
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:34
      Title: The Other Woman
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:38
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano (2nd Movement) Cavatine
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: La Catedral (2nd Movement) Andante Religioso
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Duration: 2:13
    • 00:46
      Title: Pattern D (Euphlsia Puella Parva Est)
      Performer(s): Fujieda, Mamoru
      Performer(s): Fujieda, Mamoru
      Duration: 3:10
    • 00:50
      Title: Winter Elegy
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 8:34

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