The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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                                                                                                      May 25; On Monday's Blue our first glimpse at a beautiful album by Elina Duni (see Blue Tunes below); a Rachmaninov Prelude; Herbie Hancock and Maiden Voyage; Cecila Bartoli sings Scarlatti; Enrico Pieranunzi plays Scarlatti; another track from new CD by I Am Niamh; Czech singer Iva Bittova sings with Bang on a Can; Michael Hedges plays guitar; Cat Stevens(pictured) from the archives; British/Norwegian singer and composer Sasha Siem; and a ukulele treat from a few artists including Eddie Vedder, Jon Sanders and Vertigo Smyth; For these and more join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 1 April 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Sergei Rachmaninov's - inextricably Russian - orchestral and chamber works are featured on the programme all this week: enjoy rhapsodic majesty, minor keys and melancholy, nightly.

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    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

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