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    May 6. On Wednesday's Blue more from soon-to-be-septuagenarian Keith Jarrett - new and old, classical and jazz(see Blue Tunes below) and tonight part of the remarkable and legendary Koln Concert; Monteverdi featuring The Sixteen vocal ensemble; a Suite for Strings by Rautavaara;  Monks of Glenstal Abbey(pictured) sing; Garth Knox and his Saltarello Trio; Swedish Bobo Stenson with Anders Jormin; Irish singer songwriter Lisa O'Neill;  Jimmy Witherspoon Live (again) and more from Anouar Brahem; Join Carl fro these and more - 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 8 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 -

     

    Keith Jarrett ;  May  4th - 10th

    This Friday Keith Jarrett turns 70. He’s been at the forefront of jazz piano since his first recording back in 1967 with the late Charlie Haden up to his latest duo outing with the same bassist  in 2013 – not forgetting his renowned Standards Trio . Together for 30 years, they are  one of most permanent line-ups in jazz history. His reach goes far beyond jazz – renowned as an interpreter as well as an improviser. All this week on the Blue, we play Jarrett – jazz, classical and solo improv. Happy Birthday Keith.

               

                      Blue of the Night Birthday Goody Bag

    In celebration of RTÉ lyric fm's 16th Birthday - and since we featured the Lyric CD catalogue last week on the programme - we decided to give ONE  listener a Goody Bag containing 16 Lyric CDs (containing some of those albums pictured, right). Thank you Eoin Brady, of the RTÉ lyric fm label, for the terrific prize.

    Congratulations to Anne Drechsler Annascaul, Tralee, Co. Kerry, first name and address out of the hat. A package should reach you mid-week...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: The Prophet --
      Performer(s): Jon Anderson (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Jon Anderson (Vocals)
      Duration: 6:53
    • 22:10
      Title: Viejo Caballo Alazan/Interlude:Guri
      Performer(s): Chango Spasiuk (Accordian)
      Performer(s): Chango Spasiuk (Accordian)
      Duration: 5:22
    • 22:17
      Title: Another Time, Another Place
      Performer(s): David Sanborn (Saxophones), Bob James (Piano)
      Performer(s): David Sanborn (Saxophones), Bob James (Piano)
      Duration: 6:58
    • 22:25
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: Promenade - Il Vecchio Castello
      Duration: 5:39
    • 22:31
      Title: Going To California
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Album: Led Zeppelin IV (Remastered)
      Duration: 3:46
    • 22:36
      Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings
      Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet)
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:41
      Title: Mirrorball
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocal)
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:47
      Title: Ricercar (8)
      Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)
      Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)
      Duration: 2:44
    • 22:50
      Title: Adagio For Violin And Orchestra In E K261
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Duration: 7:01
    • 23:05
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (5th Movement) Menuet
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:11
      Title: May You Never
      Composer: Martyn
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Album: Solid Air, Island, IMCD274
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:16
      Title: May It Be
      Performer(s): Hayley Westenra (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Hayley Westenra (Soprano)
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:20
      Title: Khovanshchina: Prelude
      Duration: 6:31
    • 23:27
      Title: The Gramophone
      Performer(s): Sam Jackson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Sam Jackson (Piano)
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:33
      Title: Black Mountain Side
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Album: Led Zeppelin (Remastered)
      Duration: 2:27
    • 23:55
      Title: San Jacinto
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)
      Duration: 7:13
    • 00:02
      Title: Double Bass Duo
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Duration: 2:52
    • 00:07
      Title: Taking Tiger Mountain
      Performer(s): Eno (Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Electronics)
      Performer(s): Eno (Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Electronics)
      Duration: 5:48
    • 00:13
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D - Adagio
      Performer(s): Stefan Popov (Cello)
      Performer(s): Stefan Popov (Cello)
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:19
      Title: The Chickens They Are Crowing
      Performer(s): Sarah Mcquaid (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Sarah Mcquaid (Vocals)
      Duration: 5:48
    • 00:24
      Title: Prelude No. 2, Opus 11
      Performer(s): Chick Corea (Piano)
      Performer(s): Chick Corea (Piano)
      Duration: 5:21
    • 00:29
      Title: Black Rain
      Performer(s): Tom Chaplin (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Tom Chaplin (Vocals)
      Duration: 4:01
    • 00:34
      Title: Lullaby (Kolibel'naya)
      Performer(s): Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone)
      Duration: 5:28
    • 00:39
      Title: Bron-Yr-Aur
      Composer: Jimmy Page
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Album: Physical Graffiti (Remastered)
      Duration: 2:21
    • 00:43
      Title: Goldberg Variations Bwv 988 - Aria
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:46
      Title: In Your Eyes --
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)
      Duration: 6:40
    • 00:53
      Title: Take Me For A Buggy Ride
      Performer(s): Bessie Smith (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Bessie Smith (Vocal)
      Duration: 2:54

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