The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    July 6; On Monday’s Blue – a chance to enjoy Trio Mediaeval from their latest CD on ECM (see Blue Tunes below); same Trio Mediaeval sing new music by Betty Olivero; a Suite fro Two Violins by Czech composer Vladimir Godar; Chamber Choir Ireland sing music by Deirdre McKay; new from trad harpist Laoise Kelly; harpist Maeve Gilchrist plays Grappelli; “continuous music” or so he call it, from Lubomyr Melnyk – appearing in Dublin this Fri; Karen Tweed joins Timo Alakotila; Dublin Guitar Quartet(Pictured) play Kevin Volans; lady singers through the night include Karin Krog,  Aoife Doyle, June Christy; These and lots more with 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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    Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"; July 6th - July 12th

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

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