The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 3 March 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, we feature recordings by John Scofield and Vince Mendoza, in advance of the Irish premiere of Scofield and Mendoza's Grammy-winning album 54 in Dublin on March 12th.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Partita No. 3 In E Major For Solo Violin (Prelude)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:37
    • 22:05
      Title: Kate's Journey
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Duration: 3:00
    • 22:07
      Title: In The Spirit
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Duration: 4:15
    • 22:12
      Title: Tractor Pull
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:17
      Title: Variations On A Theme By Schumann Ii
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Performer(s): Hays, Kevin
      Duration: 2:40
    • 22:20
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Di Molto
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 8:50
    • 22:29
      Title: Canon Per Augnemtationem
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:28
    • 22:34
      Title: Al Birwa
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:40
      Title: Carlos
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Duration: 9:09
    • 22:50
      Title: Something Good
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:53
      Title: Tarentela
      Performer(s): Ruiz De Ribayaz, Lucas
      Performer(s): Ruiz De Ribayaz, Lucas
      Duration: 5:01
    • 22:59
      Title: The Boys Of Mullaghbawn
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:04
      Title: The Whole World Round
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:41
    • 23:11
      Title: Trio In G Major For Flute, Cello And Piano - Andante
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:15
      Title: Sonata In C, Kv 545
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:34
    • 23:23
      Title: The Meaning Of Love
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:29
      Title: Modul 42
      Performer(s): Bartsch Nik
      Performer(s): Bartsch Nik
      Duration: 6:42
    • 23:36
      Title: Boots Of Spanish Leather
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 6:04
    • 23:41
      Title: For Ébha
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 8:31
    • 23:52
      Title: Walk Me Home
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Performer(s): Sheridan, Karen
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:56
      Title: Fimani
      Performer(s): Habib Koité
      Performer(s): Habib Koité
      Album: Afriki
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:03
      Title: String Quartet Op 131 In C Sharp Minor - Movement I - Adagio Ma
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 7:05
    • 00:09
      Title: Meditation From Thais
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 6:21
    • 00:14
      Title: Paris
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:20
      Title: The Last Time I Saw Richard
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 5:14
    • 00:26
      Title: Cryin' Time
      Performer(s): Owens, Buck
      Performer(s): Owens, Buck
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:27
      Title: Aubade
      Performer(s): Nolan, Kevin
      Performer(s): Nolan, Kevin
      Duration: 3:20
    • 00:31
      Title: Danger Zone
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Duration: 7:11
    • 00:38
      Title: Se Voce Me Ama
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody/Pereira, Heitor
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody/Pereira, Heitor
      Duration: 5:07
    • 00:44
      Title: Nunc Dimittis
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:10
    • 00:51
      Title: Prelude No.6 In E Flat Major (Andante)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:23
    • 00:57
      Title: Day Is Done
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 2:43

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