The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 25 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 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Weather-Excerpt
      Performer(s): Gordon, Micheal
      Performer(s): Gordon, Micheal
      Duration: 6:29
    • 22:08
      Title: Allegro
      Performer(s): Caffrey, Greg
      Performer(s): Caffrey, Greg
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:12
      Title: Cucurrucucu Paloma
      Performer(s): Winstone / Mendez
      Performer(s): Winstone / Mendez
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:17
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Finale: Allegro
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:50
    • 22:22
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 2 In F Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Affetuoso
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:48
    • 22:35
      Title: In Compagnia D'Amore I
      Performer(s): De Vito / Rabbia
      Performer(s): De Vito / Rabbia
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Joi And Karen
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:44
      Title: Odi Et Amo
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Duration: 3:25
    • 22:48
      Title: Bambodansarna
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Performer(s): Johannsson
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:58
      Title: Samba Em Preludio
      Performer(s): Powell, Baden / De Moraes, Vinicius
      Performer(s): Powell, Baden / De Moraes, Vinicius
      Duration: 5:26
    • 23:03
      Title: Vista
      Performer(s): Mccormack, Andrew
      Performer(s): Mccormack, Andrew
      Duration: 8:29
    • 23:13
      Title: Cancao Verdes Anos (Song Of The Green Years)
      Performer(s): Paredes, Carlos
      Performer(s): Paredes, Carlos
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:16
      Title: Lyric Suite Seven Elegiac Pieces - Elegy 3
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Duration: 5:17
    • 23:23
      Title: Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boy
      Performer(s): Demetrius / Moore
      Performer(s): Demetrius / Moore
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:26
      Title: Lets Go Out Tonight
      Performer(s): P.Buchanan
      Performer(s): P.Buchanan
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:32
      Title: You Don't Matter
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:35
      Title: Two Year Winter
      Performer(s): Hills, Annie/ Jones, Belinda
      Performer(s): Hills, Annie/ Jones, Belinda
      Duration: 3:51
    • 23:39
      Title: Mu Suda, Arka Ules (Awake My Heart And Sing)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Performer(s): Traditional / Hornung
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano In F (2nd Movement) Andante Ma Non Tr
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 7:42
    • 23:50
      Title: Die Nacht
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:54
      Title: Yellow
      Performer(s): Berryman/Buckland/Champion/Martin
      Performer(s): Berryman/Buckland/Champion/Martin
      Duration: 4:13
    • 23:58
      Title: Lullaby Of Broadway
      Performer(s): Dubin/Warren
      Performer(s): Dubin/Warren
      Duration: 5:50
    • 00:04
      Title: Somewhere (From West Side Story)
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:08
      Title: So What
      Performer(s): Davis
      Performer(s): Davis
      Duration: 9:39
    • 00:20
      Title: Super Flumina Babylonis
      Performer(s): Dumont, Henry
      Performer(s): Dumont, Henry
      Duration: 4:28
    • 00:23
      Title: Pno Concerto No.27 In B Flat(2nd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:31
    • 00:31
      Title: The Last Man
      Performer(s): Mansell, Clint
      Performer(s): Mansell, Clint
      Duration: 6:24
    • 00:38
      Title: I Feel A Smile Coming On
      Performer(s): Chris Wood
      Performer(s): Chris Wood
      Album: Albion - An Anthology
      Duration: 5:53
    • 00:44
      Title: Branquinho
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Duration: 7:52
    • 00:53
      Title: Grand River Crossings I
      Performer(s): Allen, Geri
      Performer(s): Allen, Geri
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Grand River Crossings Ii
      Performer(s): Allen, Geri
      Performer(s): Allen, Geri
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:55
      Title: River Man
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:37

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