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    Sept 7: On Monday’s Blue – our first selection from  Estonian Arvo Part (see Blue Tunes below)as we honour his 80th birthday this Friday;  remarkable bass playing from Esperanza Spalding; a Mozart Piano Sonata; German-Iranian singer Cymin Samawatie and her band Cyminology; Andrew Lawrence-King and the Harp Consort; Ivan Ilic plays Chopin transcribed by Godowsky;  Andreas Scholl sings Handel; contemporary choral sounds by French tenor/composer Dominique Vellard; American choral from Morten Lauridsen;  singer songwriter Gavin James (live); Ella sings Cole Porter;  Martin Tourish’s new album gets an airing; piano music from Lubomyr Melnyk; Beth Gibbons from Portishead; For these and lots 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.

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    Sept 7th - 13th:Happy Birthday Arvo Pärt

    Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer turns 80 this week and on the Blue of The Night we honour the occasion by featuring his music nightly. The one time Sound Producer for Estonian Radio, is regarded as a pioneer of “Holy or Mystical Minimalism”. His study of Early music, plainsong and Gregorian Chant influenced much of his later compositions. Hear selections all this week – solo choral, orchestral and chamber.

    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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