The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    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 Monday 7 April 2014

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    Aaron Thibeaux Walker aka T-Bone was one of the most influential musicians to rise up from the fertile Texas blues scene; he's our Blue Tunes feature this week.

    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

    • 22:01
      Title: Sister Rosetta Goes Before Us
      Performer(s): Alison Krauss (Vocals, Fiddle)
      Performer(s): Alison Krauss (Vocals, Fiddle)
      Duration: 3:40
    • 22:05
      Title: Body And Soul -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Sax)
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Sax)
      Duration: 5:08
    • 22:10
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In G
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Duration: 4:10
    • 22:14
      Title: Chonguri
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Duration: 1:37
    • 22:17
      Title: Madrigal
      Performer(s): Jon Anderson (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Jon Anderson (Vocals)
      Duration: 2:42
    • 22:20
      Title: The Coolin -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Duration: 2:41
    • 22:22
      Title: Love For Sale
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal)
      Duration: 4:08
    • 22:28
      Title: Watching The Wheels
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:41
      Title: Equinox
      Performer(s): John Coltrane (Tenor Sax)
      Performer(s): John Coltrane (Tenor Sax)
      Duration: 8:52
    • 22:53
      Title: Symphony No. 1 In C Minor Op.68 (1st Movement) Un Poco Sostenuto
      Duration: 19:15
    • 23:13
      Title: Kneel Before Him
      Performer(s): Chris Thile (Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Chris Thile (Mandolin)
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:30
      Title: Your Move (Acoustic Version)
      Performer(s): Steve Howe (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Steve Howe (Guitar)
      Duration: 3:44
    • 23:33
      Title: Agnus Dei -- Battaglia & Requiem
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:39
      Title: Maids Of Castlebar
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:42
      Title: My Baby Just Cares For Me
      Performer(s): Nina Simone
      Performer(s): Nina Simone
      Album: I Love You Porgy
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:50
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Minor Op. 115 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Paul Meyer (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Paul Meyer (Clarinet)
      Duration: 13:03
    • 00:09
      Title: Vienna
      Performer(s): Ultravox
      Performer(s): Ultravox
      Album: The Voice
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:14
      Title: Raglan Road/Fainne Gael An Lae
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Performer(s): Li Kai (Gu Zheng)
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:19
      Title: Piano Trio In A Major (1st Movement) Moderato
      Duration: 10:10
    • 00:30
      Title: The Boy With The Gun
      Performer(s): David Sylvian (Vcls,Gtr.Organ)
      Performer(s): David Sylvian (Vcls,Gtr.Organ)
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:48
      Title: Divertimento No.11 - Andantino
      Duration: 5:11
    • 00:53
      Title: Sketch For Winter
      Performer(s): Vini Reilly (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Vini Reilly (Guitar)
      Duration: 2:39

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