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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 24 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Richard Strauss - not his operas but his songs and sonatas - in the Blue Tunes spotlight all this week including his Four Last Songs

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: The Beardless Boy
      Composer: Philip Hammond
      Performer(s): Hammond, Philip
      Performer(s): Hammond, Philip
      Duration: 3:24
    • 22:04
      Title: Song For Athene
      Performer(s): Taverner, John
      Performer(s): Taverner, John
      Duration: 6:22
    • 22:10
      Title: Queste Lagrime E Sospiri (Singing The Part Of Salome)
      Performer(s): Stradella, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Stradella, Alessandro
      Duration: 4:57
    • 22:16
      Title: Sinfonia For Violincello
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:27
      Title: Triers Not Fliers
      Performer(s): Kelehan, Noel
      Performer(s): Kelehan, Noel
      Duration: 9:15
    • 22:37
      Title: Flight Of Fancy
      Performer(s): Whelan, Sean
      Performer(s): Whelan, Sean
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:42
      Title: Grigio
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: An Cóitín Dearg (5th Movement) - No.4 Romance
      Performer(s): Fleischmann, Aloys
      Performer(s): Fleischmann, Aloys
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:54
      Title: Von Den Stricken Meiner Sunden
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:58
    • 23:02
      Title: Gitti De Gitti
      Performer(s): Ohran Gencebay
      Performer(s): Ohran Gencebay
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:08
      Title: Bratacha Dubha
      Performer(s): Gallagher, Rory
      Performer(s): Gallagher, Rory
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:11
      Title: Sad February
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: Blues In The Dark
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Duration: 4:57
    • 23:22
      Title: Day Dream
      Performer(s): Strayhorn / Ellington
      Performer(s): Strayhorn / Ellington
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:28
      Title: Tourbillon
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 3:31
    • 23:31
      Title: Disgrace
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:35
      Title: Horn Concerto No.2 In E Flat(2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:42
    • 23:41
      Title: Wiegenlied
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 3:51
    • 23:45
      Title: On Staddon Heights
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 7:49
    • 23:53
      Title: Saudade
      Performer(s): Valent / Surman / Stubbs
      Performer(s): Valent / Surman / Stubbs
      Duration: 6:33
    • 00:05
      Title: Cello Suite No.4 In Bb Major - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:10
      Title: Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:17
      Title: My Wild Irish Rose
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:22
      Title: Voices Of My Home
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Duration: 6:55
    • 00:30
      Title: God Only Knows
      Performer(s): Wilson, Brian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Brian
      Duration: 3:34
    • 00:33
      Title: Okonkole Y Trompa
      Performer(s): Pastorius/Alias
      Performer(s): Pastorius/Alias
      Duration: 4:40
    • 00:38
      Title: Dreamland
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 4:53
    • 00:44
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:49
      Title: Sharakan In Three Parts
      Performer(s): Siunetsi
      Performer(s): Siunetsi
      Duration: 4:43

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