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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 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 -

    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

    • 22:04
      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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