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    Apr 21.Tuesday's Blue features more from  Sinikka Langeland, kantele player (see Blue Tunes below);Vivaldi Re-Imagined by Max Richter; recent Pulizter Prizewinner Julia Wolfe; Leo Brouwer's tribute to Scriabin; Vieux Farka Toure - visiting Killarney this July; Le Trio Jourban  - visiting NCH in June; English folk singer Sam Lee; Bosnian sevdah singer Amira Medunjanin; New from Sicilian trumpeter Paolo Fresu on ECM; classic Miles with a standard Stella By Starlight; Kathleen MacInnes sings in Scots Gaelic; Vinicius Cantuaria sings in Portuguese; and we're not quite sure what language Bjork is singing in; Benedict Schlepper-Connolly arranges the trad I Am Weary of Lying Alone for vocal interpretation by Michelle O'Rourke; also Michael Nyman, Ciaran Farrell and new from The Hard Ground (pictured);  and one from Sandy Denny on her anniversary; For these and lots more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    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 -

     

    Sinikka Langeland:  April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

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    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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