The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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

This Week on Blue....

Luka Bloom(pictured below) has been a highly acclaimed singer/songwriter for nearly four decades, revered at home and abroad  for his heartfelt and thought-provoking songs. His most recent album Frugalisto  is a collection of acoustic songs sung with heart and soul - several of the songs inspired by his recent move to Clare. We feature tracks from the album this week on Blue and he  joins Carl on Wednesday for a Blue of the Night Session - tunes, chats and choices.

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And on Thursday's Blue - a special treat captured during our recent visit to Castalia Hall. Malcolm Proud and Marja Gaynor LIVE for a performance of German Baroque composer Georg Muffat's Sonata for Violin and basso continuo and Malcolm continues with Couperin's Ordre 22.

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.

LOUIS REMEMBERED

It's been a sad year for the music world with the loss of many iconic figures. One of our own legends, jazz guitarist Louis Stewart left us earlier this year. Louis' musical legacy is recognised and lauded in the international jazz world. At home in Ireland, where he chose to base himself even at the peak of his international fame, he became a friend and mentor to many in a burgeoning jazz community. His loss is immense. In March 2014, Louis was the featured artist on The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran. This special programme features many of Louis' wonderful performances and his chat with Carl, recalling his early days and the highlights of his international career.

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Music Played on the Show

22:01

Title: The Prophet --

Performer(s): Jon Anderson (Vocals)

Duration: 6:53

22:10

Title: Viejo Caballo Alazan/Interlude:Guri

Performer(s): Chango Spasiuk (Accordian)

Duration: 5:22

22:17

Title: Another Time, Another Place

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

Album: Led Zeppelin IV (Remastered)

Duration: 3:46

22:36

Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings

Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet)

Duration: 5:25

22:41

Title: Mirrorball

Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocal)

Duration: 5:02

22:47

Title: Ricercar (8)

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)

Duration: 7:01

23:05

Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (5th Movement) Menuet

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)

Duration: 3:20

23:11

Title: May You Never

Composer: Martyn

Performer(s): John Martyn

Album: Solid Air / Island / IMCD274

Duration: 3:42

23:16

Title: May It Be

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)

Duration: 5:01

23:33

Title: Black Mountain Side

Performer(s): Led Zeppelin

Album: Led Zeppelin (Remastered)

Duration: 2:27

23:55

Title: San Jacinto

Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)

Duration: 7:13

00:02

Title: Double Bass Duo

Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)

Duration: 2:52

00:07

Title: Taking Tiger Mountain

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)

Duration: 5:38

00:19

Title: The Chickens They Are Crowing

Performer(s): Sarah Mcquaid (Vocals)

Duration: 5:48

00:24

Title: Prelude No. 2, Opus 11

Performer(s): Chick Corea (Piano)

Duration: 5:21

00:29

Title: Black Rain

Performer(s): Tom Chaplin (Vocals)

Duration: 4:01

00:34

Title: Lullaby (Kolibel'naya)

Performer(s): Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone)

Duration: 5:28

00:39

Title: Bron-Yr-Aur

Composer: Jimmy Page

Performer(s): Led Zeppelin

Album: Physical Graffiti (Remastered)

Duration: 2:21

00:43

Title: Goldberg Variations Bwv 988 - Aria

Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)

Duration: 3:48

00:46

Title: In Your Eyes --

Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals)

Duration: 6:40

00:53

Title: Take Me For A Buggy Ride

Performer(s): Bessie Smith (Vocal)

Duration: 2:54

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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