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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 15 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: Blue Interlude
      Performer(s): Bill Evans
      Performer(s): Bill Evans
      Duration: 6:19
    • 22:08
      Title: Quintet In E Flat Major For 3 Horns, Oboe And Bassoon (2nd Movem
      Performer(s): Otto Raez (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Otto Raez (Oboe)
      Duration: 4:07
    • 22:10
      Title: Something Cool
      Performer(s): June Christy
      Performer(s): June Christy
      Album: Something Cool
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:20
      Title: Lansiranta
      Performer(s): Markku Lepisto (2- & 5-Row Accordions)
      Performer(s): Markku Lepisto (2- & 5-Row Accordions)
      Duration: 4:22
    • 22:37
      Title: Cantata 208 Sheep May Safely Graze Blithe Bells
      Performer(s): Piers Lane (Piano)
      Performer(s): Piers Lane (Piano)
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:41
      Title: Hares On The Mountain
      Performer(s): Lucy Farrell (Voice)
      Performer(s): Lucy Farrell (Voice)
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:02
      Title: Cocoon --
      Performer(s): Julian Lage (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Lage (Guitar)
      Duration: 2:36
    • 23:25
      Title: Just Enough
      Performer(s): Eliane Elias (Piano)
      Performer(s): Eliane Elias (Piano)
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:38
      Title: Nazuk
      Performer(s): Maria Joao (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Maria Joao (Vocals)
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:42
      Title: Tzigane --
      Performer(s): Patricia Koptchinskaja (Violin)
      Performer(s): Patricia Koptchinskaja (Violin)
      Duration: 10:47
    • 23:59
      Title: Escrevi Teu Nome No Vento
      Performer(s): Carminho (Voice)
      Performer(s): Carminho (Voice)
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:03
      Title: Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Performer(s): Thomas Demenga (Cello)
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:07
      Title: Kakavik (The Little Partridge)
      Performer(s): Tigran Hamasyan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Tigran Hamasyan (Piano)
      Duration: 6:12
    • 00:13
      Title: Andante Espressivo
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:17
      Title: Nobody Does It Better -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Phil Ware (Piano)
      Performer(s): Phil Ware (Piano)
      Duration: 6:39
    • 00:23
      Title: Fotografia
      Performer(s): Paula Morelenbaum (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Paula Morelenbaum (Vocal)
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:28
      Title: Ballad Of Grey Weather
      Performer(s): Savourna Stevenson (Harp)
      Performer(s): Savourna Stevenson (Harp)
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:33
      Title: Caritas Abundat In Omnia
      Performer(s): Ute Kreidler (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Ute Kreidler (Vocals)
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:37
      Title: Minuet In A Minor
      Performer(s): Hans Haass (Piano)
      Performer(s): Hans Haass (Piano)
      Duration: 5:24
    • 00:42
      Title: Les Amantes Infideles
      Performer(s): Mick Mcauley
      Performer(s): Mick Mcauley
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:45
      Title: Lullaby For Isobel
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:50
      Title: Flow My Tears
      Performer(s): Garth Knox (Viola D'Amore)
      Performer(s): Garth Knox (Viola D'Amore)
      Duration: 4:18
    • 00:54
      Title: Blue In Green --
      Performer(s): Ralph Towner (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Ralph Towner (Guitar)
      Duration: 5:59

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