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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 Wednesday 5 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 -

    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: Acoustic Aphasia From Lost Objects
      Performer(s): Gordon/Lang/Wolfe
      Performer(s): Gordon/Lang/Wolfe
      Duration: 4:14
    • 22:06
      Title: Sarabanda
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 2:08
    • 22:07
      Title: Four Dances (1st Movement) Dance 1
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:13
      Title: Cradle Song [Hoy Nazan]
      Performer(s): Komitas / Mansurian / Winstone / Rosetti
      Performer(s): Komitas / Mansurian / Winstone / Rosetti
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:18
      Title: Laura Et Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 3:38
    • 22:22
      Title: Aird Ui Chuain
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:36
      Title: Motet - Singet Dem Herrn
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:40
      Title: Stille Amare From Tolomeo
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:46
      Title: Felicidade
      Performer(s): De Moraes, Vincius/Jobim Ac
      Performer(s): De Moraes, Vincius/Jobim Ac
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:50
      Title: The Girl From Ipanema
      Performer(s): Jobim/Demoraes/Gimbel
      Performer(s): Jobim/Demoraes/Gimbel
      Duration: 5:36
    • 22:57
      Title: Twang
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Duration: 9:33
    • 23:08
      Title: Rodeo - Corral Nocturne
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:12
      Title: Nocturne
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:19
      Title: Double Bass Duo
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:22
      Title: Tower Of Song
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:28
      Title: Kothbiro
      Performer(s): Ogada, Ayub / Achieng, James
      Performer(s): Ogada, Ayub / Achieng, James
      Duration: 6:18
    • 23:37
      Title: Gabriel's Oboe
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:40
      Title: Out Of Doors Suite (4th Movement) The Night's Music
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:47
      Title: Sonata For Viola Da Gamba And Harpsichord In G Minor (3rd Moveme
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:51
      Title: Two Part Invention No.13 (Bmv784)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 1:50
    • 23:53
      Title: Goldberg Variation No. 1
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:11
    • 23:56
      Title: Both Sides Now
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:01
      Title: Kubrick
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Performer(s): Scofield, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:05
      Title: Credidi Propter Quod Locutus Sum
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:11
      Title: In A Landscape
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Duration: 10:25
    • 00:28
      Title: Cuba Street
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 6:40
    • 00:35
      Title: Hymn
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Performer(s): Danielsson, Lars
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:39
      Title: Adagio & Allegro In Ab Major - I. Adagio
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: The Ghost
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:49
      Title: Desert Walkabout
      Performer(s): Braheny, Kevin
      Performer(s): Braheny, Kevin
      Duration: 7:21
    • 00:56
      Title: Chelsea Hotel
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 3:21

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