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    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 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 -

    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: 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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