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    Mar 30; On Monday's Blue we play a track from our featured album by Anuoar Brahem(see Blue Tunes, below); Jordi Savall (pictured) and his ensemble Hesperion XXI bridge the gap 'tween East and West; Debussy's Clair de Lune twice - the original followed by a jazzy interpretation; John Metcalfe from a forthcoming album; Jocelyn Pook is inspired by Edgar Allen Poe; singer songwriter Sarah McQuaid is inspired by St Francis of Assisi; jazz piano from the late Michael Garrick; more from Sufjan Stevens' new CD; Francis MacDonald is a drummer and sometime member of Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub - he's just released a CD of String Quartet arrangements - hear some tonight;.  For  these and lots more join Carl  at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 10 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 -

    Anuoar Brahem Souvenance;  March 30th- April 5th

    Oud player Anouar Brahem has consistently produced mesmerising music for the ECM label. His latest work is no exception. Inspired by the political and social upheaval in his native Tunisia, Souvenance is supremely captivating and benefits from his piano based quartet along with a string orchestra. He's in the National Concert Hall next week with his quartet - so this week he is in the Blue spotlight.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: African Bluesman
      Performer(s): Ayub Ogada (Vocals), Trevor Warren (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Ayub Ogada (Vocals), Trevor Warren (Guitar)
      Duration: 4:42
    • 22:06
      Title: April
      Performer(s): Joby Talbot (Piano)
      Performer(s): Joby Talbot (Piano)
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:11
      Title: Woman You Must Be Crazy
      Performer(s): Aaron "T-Bone" Walker (Vocals, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Aaron "T-Bone" Walker (Vocals, Guitar)
      Duration: 4:08
    • 22:15
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In A Minor (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Duration: 11:33
    • 22:27
      Title: Have A Little Faith In Me
      Performer(s): Thomas Quasthoff (Bass Bari)
      Performer(s): Thomas Quasthoff (Bass Bari)
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:32
      Title: Tomorrow Is A Long Time
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan (Vocal, Guitar)
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:37
      Title: Sara
      Composer: Bob Dylan
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Album: Desire, Columbia, CD32570
      Duration: 5:28
    • 22:43
      Title: Can We Still Be Friends?
      Performer(s): Gwilym Simcock (Piano)
      Performer(s): Gwilym Simcock (Piano)
      Duration: 12:34
    • 22:55
      Title: Symphony No.3 In F Op90 (3rd Movement) Andante
      Duration: 6:23
    • 23:03
      Title: Cold Cold Feeling
      Performer(s): T-Bone Walker (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): T-Bone Walker (Vocal, Guitar)
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:06
      Title: Three Preludes - Ii. Andante Con Moto E Poco Rubato
      Performer(s): Frank Braley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Frank Braley (Piano)
      Duration: 4:07
    • 23:10
      Title: Lullaby For Grown Ups - Sketches Version
      Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocals)
      Duration: 2:33
    • 23:14
      Title: Godfather's Waltz
      Performer(s): Filarmonica Della Scala
      Performer(s): Filarmonica Della Scala
      Duration: 2:30
    • 23:25
      Title: Audrey
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Sax)
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Sax)
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:30
      Title: Prelude In F Minor
      Performer(s): Philip Aaberg (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philip Aaberg (Piano)
      Duration: 5:24
    • 23:34
      Title: Mounsiers Almaine
      Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)
      Duration: 6:02
    • 23:40
      Title: 3
      Performer(s): Maeve Gilchrist (Harp)
      Performer(s): Maeve Gilchrist (Harp)
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:48
      Title: Both Sides Now -- Both Sides Now
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocal)
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:55
      Title: The Protecting Veil (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano Sax)
      Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano Sax)
      Duration: 15:20
    • 00:12
      Title: Then The Letting Go
      Performer(s): Bonnie "Prince" Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie "Prince" Billy
      Album: The Letting Go
      Duration: 5:34
    • 00:16
      Title: Glory Shoes
      Performer(s): Finian Divilly (Guitar/Vocals)
      Performer(s): Finian Divilly (Guitar/Vocals)
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:21
      Title: A Time For Love
      Performer(s): Honor Heffernan (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Honor Heffernan (Vocals)
      Duration: 5:10
    • 00:27
      Title: 'Ness (2nd Movement) - Sadness
      Performer(s): Fergus Hetherington (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fergus Hetherington (Violin)
      Duration: 4:14
    • 00:31
      Title: Ashes
      Performer(s): Hilary Hahn (Violin); Volker Bertelmann (Prep Piano)
      Performer(s): Hilary Hahn (Violin); Volker Bertelmann (Prep Piano)
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:34
      Title: After The Rain - 8. Motet (Excerpt)
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:39
      Title: The Winner Takes It All
      Performer(s): Solveig Slettahjell (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Solveig Slettahjell (Vocals)
      Duration: 4:55
    • 00:44
      Title: Campfire
      Performer(s): Jon Hopkins (Sounds)
      Performer(s): Jon Hopkins (Sounds)
      Duration: 2:51
    • 00:47
      Title: Mad John
      Performer(s): Chris Wood (Vocals, Instruments)
      Performer(s): Chris Wood (Vocals, Instruments)
      Duration: 6:29
    • 00:53
      Title: Quietly There
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal)
      Duration: 6:24

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