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    Sept 7: On Monday’s Blue – our first selection from  Estonian Arvo Part (see Blue Tunes below)as we honour his 80th birthday this Friday;  remarkable bass playing from Esperanza Spalding; a Mozart Piano Sonata; German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie and her band Cyminology; Andrew Lawrence-King and the Harp Consort; Ivan Ilic plays Chopin transcribed by Godowsky;  Andreas Scholl sings Handel; contemporary choral sounds by French tenor/composer Dominique Vellard; American choral from Morten Lauridsen;  singer songwriter Gavin James (live); Ella sings Cole Porter;  Martin Tourish’s new album gets an airing; piano music from Lubomyr Melnyk; Beth Gibbons from Portishead; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 17 March 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Andy Irvine, a modern-day troubadour with a distinguished career in folk music and song-writing is our featured Blue artist all this week

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Sept 7th - 13th:Happy Birthday Arvo Pärt

    Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer turns 80 this week and on the Blue of The Night we honour the occasion by featuring his music nightly. The one time Sound Producer for Estonian Radio, is regarded as a pioneer of “Holy or Mystical Minimalism”. His study of Early music, plainsong and Gregorian Chant influenced much of his later compositions. Hear selections all this week – solo choral, orchestral and chamber.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:08
      Title: A Lotus On Irish Streams
      Performer(s): Mclaughlin, John
      Performer(s): Mclaughlin, John
      Duration: 5:56
    • 22:14
      Title: Mná Na Heireann
      Performer(s): O'Riada/O'Doirnín
      Performer(s): O'Riada/O'Doirnín
      Duration: 3:11
    • 22:17
      Title: Lord Franklin
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Burke/O'Domhnaill
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Burke/O'Domhnaill
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:22
      Title: Winter Legends (2nd Movement) Lento, Molto Espressivo
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Duration: 14:45
    • 22:38
      Title: The Queen Of The West/ Eleanor Plunkett
      Performer(s): Traditional / Carolan
      Performer(s): Traditional / Carolan
      Duration: 3:57
    • 22:41
      Title: Prelude, Fugue And Allegro In E Flat Major Bwv 998 (I) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:44
      Title: Danny Boy
      Performer(s): Trad/Weatherly
      Performer(s): Trad/Weatherly
      Duration: 3:55
    • 22:54
      Title: The Dear Irish Boy (Slow Air)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:44
    • 23:01
      Title: She Moved Through The Fair
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:06
      Title: Grigio
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: The Return From Fingal
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 1:57
    • 23:13
      Title: La Bourrasque
      Performer(s): Peguri, Michel
      Performer(s): Peguri, Michel
      Duration: 3:55
    • 23:17
      Title: Sailing To Byzantium
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 5:44
    • 23:23
      Title: Nocturne No.4 In A
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:27
      Title: A Prayer Of Saint Patrick
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 1:58
    • 23:30
      Title: St Patrick's Hymn
      Performer(s): Trad /Connolly
      Performer(s): Trad /Connolly
      Duration: 2:53
    • 23:33
      Title: Kish
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: The Minstrel Boy
      Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy
      Duration: 4:16
    • 23:44
      Title: Music For A While
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:21
    • 23:48
      Title: Island People - Iv: Lovers On Aran
      Performer(s): Heaney / Gribben
      Performer(s): Heaney / Gribben
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:52
      Title: Postscript
      Performer(s): Heaney, Seamus
      Performer(s): Heaney, Seamus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:54
      Title: On The Beach
      Performer(s): Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Mcgrath
      Duration: 5:47
    • 00:00
      Title: Sean Ó Riada
      Performer(s): John Montague
      Performer(s): John Montague
      Duration: 1:16
    • 00:03
      Title: Homage To Greene
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:12
      Title: My Wild Irish Rose
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:23
      Title: Silent Woods
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 6:08
    • 00:29
      Title: Nuud Hingvad Inimesed (Now Rest Beneath Night's Shadow)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:34
      Title: Humility
      Performer(s): Sosa, Omar
      Performer(s): Sosa, Omar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:37
      Title: For The Sake Of The Song
      Performer(s): Van Zandt, Townes
      Performer(s): Van Zandt, Townes
      Duration: 5:29
    • 00:42
      Title: I Fall In Love Too Easily
      Performer(s): Cahn / Styne
      Performer(s): Cahn / Styne
      Duration: 7:01
    • 00:49
      Title: Come Rain Or Come Shine
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:57
      Title: And He Will Not Come Again
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Duration: 3:45

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