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    July 24. Thursday's Blue  includes Paul Brady and Andy Irvine; more from Claudia Schwab's cd Amber Sand; a Bach Violin Concerto and an Italian Baroque gem from soprano Agnes Mellon;  once again we shine the spotlight on the Talich Quartet  (see Blue Tunes  below); Saxophonist Paul Desmond teams up with guitar legend Jim Hall; Keith Jarrett is Somewhere Over The Rainbow in La Scala; Mali singer Rokia Traore; Irish jazz singer Stella Bass(pictured); Kate Bush sings an Irish song; Sitar music from Ravi Shankar; For these and many more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    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 -

    Talich Quartet; July 21st - July 27th

     

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939.His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue. (Picture © courtesy Bernard Martinez La Dolce Volta)

    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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