The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Dec 1; We start the new month on Monday's Blue with the first offering from  soprano Dawn Upshaw  (see Blue Tunes below); Dublin Guitar Quartet (pictured) perform the music of Kevin Volans; Symphonic Rautavaara from Finland;  Lebanese oud master Rabih Abou-Khalil; charismatic German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie; Nina Simone sings with the Hal Mooney Orchestra; Ireland's Freddie White; indie folk from Beth Orton and likewise from husband Sam Amidon; Gershwin's Piano Concerto; and a Gershwin tune or two from Ella;  a Beethoven Piano Sonata; Ensemble Organum sing Corsican chant and lots more .... Join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 27 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 -

    Dawn Upshaw; Dec 1st - 7th

    Grammy winner Dawn Upshaw has achieved celebrity as a singer of opera and concert repertoire ranging from the sacred works of Bach to Mozart opera; from Songs of the Auvergne to the freshest sounds of today. Her contemporary composers of choice include our own Donnacha Dennehy, Henryk Górecki and Osvaldo Golijov. Sample that repertoire all week on Blue.

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Unsquare Dance
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave
      Duration: 2:17
    • 22:02
      Title: Fuga Xx A 4 Voci Bwv 865
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:10
    • 22:06
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 9:02
    • 22:17
      Title: Duet
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:22
      Title: Canon In D
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Duration: 7:24
    • 22:36
      Title: Don't Explain
      Performer(s): Herzog/Holiday
      Performer(s): Herzog/Holiday
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:41
      Title: Sometimes I'M Happy
      Performer(s): Youmans / Caesar / Grey
      Performer(s): Youmans / Caesar / Grey
      Duration: 5:39
    • 22:48
      Title: Enjoy The Silence
      Performer(s): Gore
      Performer(s): Gore
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:52
      Title: Ave Maria....Virgo Serena
      Performer(s): Desprez, Josquin
      Performer(s): Desprez, Josquin
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:57
      Title: Two Pieces Op. 2 - No. 1 Prelude
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:58
    • 23:02
      Title: Malkakiv Malvanis
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:06
      Title: Penselstrok
      Performer(s): Johansen / Moe
      Performer(s): Johansen / Moe
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:12
      Title: Summertime
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:15
      Title: Heaven And Earth
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 7:19
    • 23:24
      Title: Das Deutsche Miserere
      Performer(s): Eisler/Brecht
      Performer(s): Eisler/Brecht
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:28
      Title: Night White
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Performer(s): Friedlander, Erik
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:33
      Title: What Though I Trace Each Herb
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:29
    • 23:39
      Title: Violin Sonata No.5 "La Stella"
      Performer(s): Pandolfi, Giovanni
      Performer(s): Pandolfi, Giovanni
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:45
      Title: Midnight Sun
      Performer(s): Mercer, Johnny/Burke, Sonny/Hampton, Lionel
      Performer(s): Mercer, Johnny/Burke, Sonny/Hampton, Lionel
      Duration: 6:57
    • 23:52
      Title: Sister Moon
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Duration: 7:06
    • 00:02
      Title: An Ending, A Beginning
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Duration: 2:25
    • 00:02
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Duration: 4:01
    • 00:06
      Title: Kangwondo Arirang
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:13
      Title: Songs Of Springtime (7th Movement) - To Daffodils
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Duration: 2:44
    • 00:15
      Title: Dawn Music
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:20
      Title: Gift
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Duration: 5:24
    • 00:30
      Title: Mondnacht
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:57
    • 00:35
      Title: Mareel
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Performer(s): Mckay, Caitriona
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:39
      Title: I Do It For Your Love
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 6:11
    • 00:46
      Title: Connected
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:51
      Title: To My Mother
      Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.
      Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:55
      Title: Guess I'Ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Duration: 4:17

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