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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 20 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Hear the soulful singing of Nina Simone all this week on The Blue of the Night.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Father
      Performer(s): Schrire, Nicky
      Performer(s): Schrire, Nicky
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:05
      Title: Asturiana
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:08
      Title: String Qrt No 4 In E Minor (Iii) Andante
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:48
    • 22:16
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47
    • 22:22
      Title: Black Musette
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Performer(s): Repac, Nicolas
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:26
      Title: Mood Indigo
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke/Mills, Irving
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke/Mills, Irving
      Duration: 2:43
    • 22:30
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In A (2nd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:09
    • 22:36
      Title: Sanctus
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 4:59
    • 22:47
      Title: The Forest
      Performer(s): Jukka Linkola
      Performer(s): Jukka Linkola
      Duration: 2:27
    • 22:51
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 22:56
      Title: The Changes Stay The Same Part 1
      Performer(s): Riley, Terry
      Performer(s): Riley, Terry
      Duration: 5:48
    • 23:03
      Title: Both Sides Now
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:10
      Title: Lyric Suite Seven Elegiac Pieces - Elegy 2
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Duration: 2:17
    • 23:12
      Title: Variations On A Theme By Schumann Iii
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Duration: 4:00
    • 23:17
      Title: Tongue Tied
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:21
      Title: The Nursery
      Performer(s): Riley, Terry
      Performer(s): Riley, Terry
      Duration: 5:24
    • 23:27
      Title: Seven Sisters (Inspired By Bach's Prelude In Cmin)
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:30
      Title: Toast
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:34
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Flat Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 8:24
    • 23:42
      Title: Allegro
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Performer(s): Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:48
      Title: My Romance
      Performer(s): Rodgers -Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers -Hart
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:51
      Title: I Only Have Time To Say I Love You
      Performer(s): Kelehan, Noel
      Performer(s): Kelehan, Noel
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:58
      Title: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
      Performer(s): Taylor/Dalllas
      Performer(s): Taylor/Dalllas
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:01
      Title: Wade In The Water
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:19
    • 00:06
      Title: Speak Low
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:12
      Title: Lost In The Stars
      Performer(s): Anderson / Weill
      Performer(s): Anderson / Weill
      Duration: 4:11
    • 00:16
      Title: In Amsterdam
      Performer(s): Klabund / Dress
      Performer(s): Klabund / Dress
      Duration: 3:33
    • 00:20
      Title: Youkali Tango
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Duration: 6:53
    • 00:27
      Title: Childmoon Smile
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Duration: 6:54
    • 00:34
      Title: Violin Concerto - Movement I - Andante Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Duration: 11:31
    • 00:48
      Title: Takk...
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Takk...
      Duration: 2:12
    • 00:56
      Title: Familiar
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 5:53

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