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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    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 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    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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