The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 10 March 2014

    Listen

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    The compositions of Dublin-born conductor, educator and composer Charles Villiers Stanford are featured all this week on the Blue of the Night.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Pour Irina
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 4:19
    • 22:05
      Title: Epilogue From Wonderlawn
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Duration: 7:32
    • 22:12
      Title: The Blue Bird
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:17
      Title: Arrival/Departure
      Performer(s): Roth, Simon
      Performer(s): Roth, Simon
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:24
      Title: The Night We Met
      Performer(s): Mendoza, Vince
      Performer(s): Mendoza, Vince
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: Michelangelo '70
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 3:06
    • 22:33
      Title: Deploration Sur La Mort De Ockeghem
      Performer(s): Josquin Desprez
      Performer(s): Josquin Desprez
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:39
      Title: Sonata No.1 In B Minor (3rd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:44
      Title: Tabhair Dom Do Lamh - Fade At Applause
      Performer(s): O Riada, Sean
      Performer(s): O Riada, Sean
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:48
      Title: Sabh Ni Buruinnealadh
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:52
      Title: Kind Man's Kiss
      Performer(s): Siem, Sasha
      Performer(s): Siem, Sasha
      Duration: 1:47
    • 22:53
      Title: They Long To Be (Close To You)
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:58
      Title: Spencer The Rover
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:02
      Title: Bats In The Attic
      Performer(s): Anderson, Kenny & Hopkins, Jon
      Performer(s): Anderson, Kenny & Hopkins, Jon
      Duration: 3:58
    • 23:07
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:53
    • 23:15
      Title: Come Mai Puoi Vedermi Piangere
      Performer(s): Marcello, Benedetto
      Performer(s): Marcello, Benedetto
      Duration: 5:28
    • 23:21
      Title: Cry Baby
      Performer(s): Nelson, Carole
      Performer(s): Nelson, Carole
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:26
      Title: She's Leaving The Bank
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:33
      Title: Cheikhna Demba
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Duration: 4:41
    • 23:37
      Title: Re:Stacks
      Performer(s): Bon Iver
      Performer(s): Bon Iver
      Album: For Emma, Forever Ago
      Duration: 6:56
    • 23:44
      Title: Snails In The Creek
      Performer(s): Rodríguez, Alfredo
      Performer(s): Rodríguez, Alfredo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:52
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 6:15
    • 23:58
      Title: Apr?S Un R?Ve Opus7/1
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:05
      Title: Nu Falmer Skoven
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:46
    • 00:08
      Title: Appeltrodet (Appletree)/ Ringvalsen
      Performer(s): Ulvsand, Jens
      Performer(s): Ulvsand, Jens
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:13
      Title: Joy Chant
      Performer(s): Marilyn Mazur
      Performer(s): Marilyn Mazur
      Duration: 3:27
    • 00:17
      Title: Mr Wonderful
      Performer(s): Thompson, Marc Anthony
      Performer(s): Thompson, Marc Anthony
      Duration: 2:26
    • 00:20
      Title: Voices Of Parents Rip
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:26
      Title: Waltz For Debby
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Duration: 7:14
    • 00:33
      Title: Iii: Poco Adagio
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Duration: 2:29
    • 00:35
      Title: Asparagus
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 3:55
    • 00:40
      Title: Harvest Moon
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:45
      Title: The Man Who Fell From Grace...
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: 3epkano, Smiling Politely Records, Spr012
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:52
      Title: Lullaby For Imke
      Performer(s): Hart, Billy
      Performer(s): Hart, Billy
      Duration: 6:50

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Latest Show

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule