The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    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 -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    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: 5:43
    • 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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