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 Tuesday 18 February 2014

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    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: Song Of Hope
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 7:26
    • 22:08
      Title: No.2 In C Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:30
    • 22:11
      Title: Adagio And Fugue In D Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann
      Performer(s): Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann
      Duration: 8:09
    • 22:20
      Title: Legends For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Iii - Mountain Hy
      Performer(s): Groven, Sigmund
      Performer(s): Groven, Sigmund
      Duration: 5:03
    • 22:25
      Title: Mali Denhou
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Duration: 5:09
    • 22:30
      Title: Night Swimming
      Performer(s): Nasehi/Dowdall
      Performer(s): Nasehi/Dowdall
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:35
      Title: The Inner Child
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:41
      Title: Here's To Life
      Performer(s): Butler / Molinary
      Performer(s): Butler / Molinary
      Duration: 5:52
    • 22:47
      Title: Sonata In A Major - Adagio E Cantabile
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:41
    • 22:53
      Title: Lámh Ar Lámh
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Brennan P
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Brennan P
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:56
      Title: Run Away
      Performer(s): Greenstein, Judith
      Performer(s): Greenstein, Judith
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:01
      Title: Three Bulgarian Pieces: Karanfilo Mome
      Performer(s): Johnston,Fergus
      Performer(s): Johnston,Fergus
      Duration: 2:42
    • 23:04
      Title: Mareta No'm Faces Plorar
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:11
      Title: Need Your Love So Bad
      Performer(s): John Jnr, Mertis
      Performer(s): John Jnr, Mertis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:16
      Title: Rickrovers Dream
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:21
      Title: Contoda Palabra
      Performer(s): De Sela, Lhasa/ Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): De Sela, Lhasa/ Segal, Vincent
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:28
      Title: Suite 1 - Consecration Of The New Beer
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:30
      Title: Piano Concerto No 3 In C Minor Op 37 - Movement Ii - Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 9:13
    • 23:43
      Title: Trouble In Mind
      Performer(s): Richard Jones
      Performer(s): Richard Jones
      Duration: 5:59
    • 23:47
      Title: I Think It's Going To Rain Today
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Duration: 3:44
    • 23:53
      Title: Fallt Mit Danken, Fallt Mit Loben
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:59
      Title: Aurilla Mia
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:03
      Title: The Beatitudes
      Performer(s): Lang, David
      Performer(s): Lang, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:08
      Title: Humming Fields
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 3:43
    • 00:11
      Title: Out Of The City
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:19
      Title: Catwalk
      Performer(s): Johanson
      Performer(s): Johanson
      Duration: 3:24
    • 00:22
      Title: '81
      Performer(s): Joanna Newsom
      Performer(s): Joanna Newsom
      Album: Have One On Me, Drag City, DC390CD
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:27
      Title: Fly
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 3:15
    • 00:30
      Title: Sport
      Performer(s): O Riada, Peadar
      Performer(s): O Riada, Peadar
      Duration: 3:24
    • 00:34
      Title: Violin Sonata In G (1st Movement) - Allegretto
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:40
    • 00:42
      Title: Track 15
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: El Dia Que Me Quieras / Oblivion
      Performer(s): Gardel / Piazzolla
      Performer(s): Gardel / Piazzolla
      Duration: 8:05
    • 00:52
      Title: Oblivion
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:58
      Title: Seoithín Mo Leanbh (Lullaby My Baby)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Leary
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Leary
      Duration: 3:45

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