The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    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 Thursday 20 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 -

    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: The Dawn Of Spring
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Duration: 3:11
    • 22:03
      Title: It Might As Well Be Spring
      Performer(s): Rodgers & Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Rodgers & Hammerstein
      Album: Kings of Broadway - Rodgers & Hammerstein
      Duration: 5:23
    • 22:08
      Title: Voices Of Spring
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Duration: 3:08
    • 22:13
      Title: Three Pieces For Piano - I. Andantino
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:15
      Title: Verklarte Nacht (Transfigured Night): (Trk13) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:21
      Title: Alfonsina Y El Mar
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:25
      Title: Something Never Said
      Performer(s): Garry,Burke,Carpio,Hynes,Leseure
      Performer(s): Garry,Burke,Carpio,Hynes,Leseure
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:32
      Title: Cello Concerto In B Flat (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:50
    • 22:39
      Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:52
    • 22:44
      Title: Passacaille
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:49
      Title: Glistening Glyndebourne
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 6:48
    • 22:57
      Title: In My Life
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 5:26
    • 23:02
      Title: Martha My Dear
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:08
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 5:59
    • 23:12
      Title: Bourree Voltige
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:17
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Irvine/Lunny
      Performer(s): Irvine/Lunny
      Duration: 6:39
    • 23:23
      Title: Strathspey A93
      Performer(s): Fraser Fiifield
      Performer(s): Fraser Fiifield
      Duration: 4:00
    • 23:30
      Title: Piano Concerto In F (Iii) Allegro Agitato
      Performer(s): Gershwin George
      Performer(s): Gershwin George
      Duration: 7:40
    • 23:39
      Title: Piano Trio Op 2 - Movement Ii - Tempo Di Marcia
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:40
    • 23:42
      Title: Alma
      Performer(s): Lehrer, Tom
      Performer(s): Lehrer, Tom
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:46
      Title: I Don't Worry About A Thing
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 2:34
    • 23:50
      Title: Tracing The Outline - Movement 1
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:53
      Title: Scorching Day
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 6:09
    • 00:00
      Title: My Heart's Tonght In Ireland - Song
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:05
      Title: Variant Moods: Duet For Sitar And Violin (Abridged Version)
      Performer(s): Shankar, Ravi
      Performer(s): Shankar, Ravi
      Duration: 9:20
    • 00:16
      Title: Cry Baby
      Performer(s): Nelson, Carole
      Performer(s): Nelson, Carole
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:21
      Title: Branquinho
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Duration: 7:52
    • 00:31
      Title: Ghost Riders In The Sky
      Performer(s): Jones, Stan
      Performer(s): Jones, Stan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:36
      Title: Aubade
      Performer(s): Nolan, Kevin
      Performer(s): Nolan, Kevin
      Duration: 3:20
    • 00:40
      Title: Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.45
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 4:54
    • 00:44
      Title: Around You
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:50
      Title: Tam Lin (Child 39)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 7:01
    • 00:57
      Title: Didn't Leave Nobody But The Baby
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:13

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