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    May 6. On Wednesday's Blue more from soon-to-be-septuagenarian Keith Jarrett - new and old, classical and jazz(see Blue Tunes below) and tonight part of the remarkable and legendary Koln Concert; Monteverdi featuring The Sixteen vocal ensemble; a Suite for Strings by Rautavaara;  Monks of Glenstal Abbey(pictured) sing; Garth Knox and his Saltarello Trio; Swedish Bobo Stenson with Anders Jormin; Irish singer songwriter Lisa O'Neill;  Jimmy Witherspoon Live (again) and more from Anouar Brahem; Join Carl fro these and more - 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 10 April 2014

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    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 -

     

    Keith Jarrett ;  May  4th - 10th

    This Friday Keith Jarrett turns 70. He’s been at the forefront of jazz piano since his first recording back in 1967 with the late Charlie Haden up to his latest duo outing with the same bassist  in 2013 – not forgetting his renowned Standards Trio . Together for 30 years, they are  one of most permanent line-ups in jazz history. His reach goes far beyond jazz – renowned as an interpreter as well as an improviser. All this week on the Blue, we play Jarrett – jazz, classical and solo improv. Happy Birthday Keith.

               

                      Blue of the Night Birthday Goody Bag

    In celebration of RTÉ lyric fm's 16th Birthday - and since we featured the Lyric CD catalogue last week on the programme - we decided to give ONE  listener a Goody Bag containing 16 Lyric CDs (containing some of those albums pictured, right). Thank you Eoin Brady, of the RTÉ lyric fm label, for the terrific prize.

    Congratulations to Anne Drechsler Annascaul, Tralee, Co. Kerry, first name and address out of the hat. A package should reach you mid-week...

    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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