The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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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 Monday 14 April 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week we feature rarities from the newly-issued "Fixin' To Die" by cult troubadour Jackson C. Frank. He released just one album in his lifetime, produced by Paul Simon in 1965.

    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: An Evening Hymn --
      Performer(s): Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
      Performer(s): Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
      Duration: 5:56
    • 22:07
      Title: Black Musette
      Performer(s): Nicolas Repac (All Instruments, Samples)
      Performer(s): Nicolas Repac (All Instruments, Samples)
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:11
      Title: Arise, Arise! You Slumbering Sleepers
      Performer(s): Simon Blendis (Violin), Douglas Patterson (Viola)
      Performer(s): Simon Blendis (Violin), Douglas Patterson (Viola)
      Duration: 2:48
    • 22:15
      Title: Salve Regina -- Not Available
      Duration: 6:10
    • 22:20
      Title: Unapproved Roads
      Performer(s): Lunasa
      Performer(s): Lunasa
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:25
      Title: Piano Quartet No. 2 In G Minor, 3rd Movement Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes(Piano)
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes(Piano)
      Duration: 10:36
    • 22:37
      Title: Bogoroditse Devo
      Duration: 2:57
    • 22:40
      Title: Mazurka No.2 In F Minor - Lento
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Duration: 2:23
    • 22:43
      Title: Das Alte Jahr Vergangen Ist
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Duration: 2:41
    • 22:50
      Title: For Pastora
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal)
      Duration: 4:20
    • 22:55
      Title: Romance For String Orchestra
      Duration: 7:30
    • 23:05
      Title: This Is Not To Be/When I Saw You
      Performer(s): Andy Goessling (Guitars, Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Andy Goessling (Guitars, Mandolin)
      Duration: 8:28
    • 23:14
      Title: Moorlough Mary
      Performer(s): Shauna Mullin
      Performer(s): Shauna Mullin
      Duration: 5:05
    • 23:18
      Title: Aubade
      Performer(s): Jason Moran ( Piano)
      Performer(s): Jason Moran ( Piano)
      Duration: 4:44
    • 23:23
      Title: Minn Ekte Venn ( My True Friend)
      Duration: 4:44
    • 23:28
      Title: Fred's
      Performer(s): Mary Macmaster (Harp)
      Performer(s): Mary Macmaster (Harp)
      Duration: 4:06
    • 23:38
      Title: Sanctus -- Missa In Illo Tempore
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:41
      Title: Hommaga A Ostad
      Performer(s): Renaud Garcia Fons (Bass)
      Performer(s): Renaud Garcia Fons (Bass)
      Duration: 6:11
    • 23:54
      Title: Doian Et Hora
      Performer(s): Viktor Kopatchinsky (Cimbalom)
      Performer(s): Viktor Kopatchinsky (Cimbalom)
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:59
      Title: You Noticed Too
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:07
      Title: The Banks Of The Foyle
      Performer(s): Cathy Jordan
      Performer(s): Cathy Jordan
      Album: All the Way Home
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:18
      Title: Sextet No.2 In G Major (2nd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Non Tropp
      Duration: 7:20
    • 00:26
      Title: Rubies, Pearls And Emeralds
      Duration: 5:07
    • 00:31
      Title: Amine's Song
      Performer(s): Zoltan Lantos (Violin)
      Performer(s): Zoltan Lantos (Violin)
      Duration: 5:43
    • 00:37
      Title: Les Enfaents Qui Pleurent
      Performer(s): Jessye Norman
      Performer(s): Jessye Norman
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:41
      Title: String Thing
      Performer(s): John Abercrombie (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Abercrombie (Guitar)
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:48
      Title: Colla Parte
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger (Cello)
      Duration: 7:41

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