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                                                                                                      May 25; On Monday's Blue our first glimpse at a beautiful album by Elina Duni (see Blue Tunes below); a Rachmaninov Prelude; Herbie Hancock and Maiden Voyage; Cecila Bartoli sings Scarlatti; Enrico Pieranunzi plays Scarlatti; another track from new CD by I Am Niamh; Czech singer Iva Bittova sings with Bang on a Can; Michael Hedges plays guitar; Cat Stevens(pictured) from the archives; British/Norwegian singer and composer Sasha Siem; and a ukulele treat from a few artists including Eddie Vedder, Jon Sanders and Vertigo Smyth; For these and more join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 27 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 -

     

    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Den Signade Dag
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:43
    • 22:11
      Title: Spring 2
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 3:33
    • 22:16
      Title: Memino
      Performer(s): Assad, Sergio
      Performer(s): Assad, Sergio
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:21
      Title: Who By Fire
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:28
      Title: Spon Song
      Performer(s): Mike Nolan
      Performer(s): Mike Nolan
      Duration: 5:20
    • 22:32
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:40
      Title: String Quartet In C Minor Op. 51 No. 1 - Movement Ii - Romanze:
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 7:27
    • 22:48
      Title: Four Last Songs (4th Movement) Im Abendrot
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 6:45
    • 22:56
      Title: With Wand'ring Steps (Recorder Version)
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Duration: 2:55
    • 22:58
      Title: Tune For Fiona
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Waltz For Ruth
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Duration: 4:44
    • 23:09
      Title: For A Thousand Years
      Performer(s): Metheny, Pat
      Performer(s): Metheny, Pat
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:17
      Title: A Little Prayer
      Performer(s): Glennie, Evelyn
      Performer(s): Glennie, Evelyn
      Duration: 5:07
    • 23:22
      Title: Jurna
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Duration: 9:14
    • 23:33
      Title: Suite 1 - The Last Farewell
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:37
      Title: Eight Memories In Watercolour (7th Movement) Floating Clouds: An
      Performer(s): Tan Dun
      Performer(s): Tan Dun
      Duration: 1:57
    • 23:39
      Title: Dialogue With "Little Cabbage"
      Performer(s): Tan Dun
      Performer(s): Tan Dun
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:42
      Title: Twisted Illusion
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:47
      Title: Let X=X
      Performer(s): Anderson, Laurie
      Performer(s): Anderson, Laurie
      Duration: 4:08
    • 23:51
      Title: Pale Blue Eyes
      Performer(s): Reed, Lou
      Performer(s): Reed, Lou
      Duration: 5:59
    • 23:57
      Title: How Insensitive
      Performer(s): Gimbel / Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Gimbel / Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:06
      Title: As I Roved Out
      Performer(s): Shakespeare Arr Tabor/Bellamy/Warren
      Performer(s): Shakespeare Arr Tabor/Bellamy/Warren
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:11
      Title: At Home
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:18
      Title: Blagoslovi, Dushe Moya
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:23
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In C Minor Op.18, 2nd Movement Adagio Sosten
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 12:13
    • 00:35
      Title: Morgen
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:40
      Title: I Can't Keep From Crying Sometimes
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:46
      Title: An Evening Hymn
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:51
      Title: Heaven's Hound
      Performer(s): Marra, Michael
      Performer(s): Marra, Michael
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:55
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: The Old Castle
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 4:51

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