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    Sept 2: Midweek Blue this Wednesday continues to shine the spotlight on Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); another Blues artist (on his way to Monaghan) Selwyn Birchwood; Irish jazz chanteuse Stella Bass sings about a Nightingale; Bach played by sisters Guher and Suher Pekinel; a Haydn String Quartet; The Sixteen sing Handel; recent John Metcalfe release; Percussionist legend Tommy Hayes and Friends….; Shemekia Copland(pictured) sings JB Lenoir; more from the recent ECM release by Italian jazz legend Enrico Rava; movie music by Michael Nyman; sean-nos singer Roisin Elsafty sings and so too does singer songwriter Katie Kim; choral from Rachmaninov;  Bob Dylan from Blood on the Tracks; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    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 -

    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: 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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