The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 8 April 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    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 -

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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