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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 26 March 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    All this week, we feature pianist, composer, and current Charles Eliot Norton Professor of Poetry at Harvard, Herbie Hancock, an artist who has enjoyed critical and popular acclaim

    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: In Amsterdam
      Performer(s): Klabund / Dress
      Performer(s): Klabund / Dress
      Duration: 3:33
    • 22:05
      Title: Caoine
      Performer(s): Corcoran, Frank
      Performer(s): Corcoran, Frank
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:09
      Title: Sonata In D Major K.119/L.415/P.217
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:55
    • 22:16
      Title: Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:37
    • 22:23
      Title: Gloria
      Performer(s): Coulais, Bruno
      Performer(s): Coulais, Bruno
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:30
      Title: North Circular
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Duration: 1:26
    • 22:31
      Title: Jynweythek Ylow
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 2:45
    • 22:34
      Title: Nuba
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anour
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anour
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:37
      Title: Chan's Song
      Performer(s): Wonder / Hancock
      Performer(s): Wonder / Hancock
      Duration: 6:36
    • 22:45
      Title: Dolphin Dance
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Duration: 9:55
    • 22:56
      Title: Close To You
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:00
      Title: Painted From Memory
      Performer(s): Bacharach / Costello
      Performer(s): Bacharach / Costello
      Duration: 4:25
    • 23:06
      Title: O Ecclesia
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 6:26
    • 23:13
      Title: Parce Mihi Domine
      Composer: - Christóbal De Morales, John Potter & Jan Garbarek
      Performer(s): Morales, Cristobal De
      Performer(s): Morales, Cristobal De
      Duration: 6:57
    • 23:20
      Title: Folia: Rodrigo Martinez
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:51
    • 23:26
      Title: Eye Djama
      Performer(s): Keita, Mamani
      Performer(s): Keita, Mamani
      Duration: 5:22
    • 23:32
      Title: My Creator
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 7:32
    • 23:40
      Title: Kind Man's Kiss
      Performer(s): Siem, Sasha
      Performer(s): Siem, Sasha
      Duration: 1:47
    • 23:42
      Title: Koj Mi Tropa
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:33
    • 23:51
      Title: Piano Concerto No.23 In A Major K488 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:32
    • 23:58
      Title: Lacrimosa: Requiem In D Min
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:03
      Title: Edie
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 4:16
    • 00:07
      Title: Solitude
      Performer(s): Ellington / De Lange
      Performer(s): Ellington / De Lange
      Duration: 2:24
    • 00:10
      Title: Solitude
      Performer(s): Ellington/Mills
      Performer(s): Ellington/Mills
      Duration: 5:59
    • 00:17
      Title: This Old River
      Performer(s): Macleod, Doug
      Performer(s): Macleod, Doug
      Duration: 5:28
    • 00:22
      Title: The Jungle Line (Featuring Leonard Cohen)
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:29
      Title: Katy's Tune
      Performer(s): Colm Ó Snodaigh
      Performer(s): Colm Ó Snodaigh
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:32
      Title: April's Fool
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: Salute
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:50
      Title: Preludes - No. 2 Chant Déxtase Dans Un Paysage Triste
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 7:32

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