The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 16 April 2014

This Week on Blue....

In the run up to New Music Dublin Festival this weekend, Carl will be focusing on the best Irish contemporary music - both performers and composers. We'll share some of the vibrant talent in the contemporary music scene - from Deane to Doyle, Buckley to Barry and more - and on Wednesday night pianist/composer Izumi Kimura joins Carl for a Blue Room Session - tunes, choices and a little chat.

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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.

LOUIS REMEMBERED

It's been a sad year for the music world with the loss of many iconic figures. One of our own legends, jazz guitarist Louis Stewart left us earlier this year. Louis' musical legacy is recognised and lauded in the international jazz world. At home in Ireland, where he chose to base himself even at the peak of his international fame, he became a friend and mentor to many in a burgeoning jazz community. His loss is immense. In March 2014, Louis was the featured artist on The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran. This special programme features many of Louis' wonderful performances and his chat with Carl, recalling his early days and the highlights of his international career.

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Music Played on the Show

22:04

Title: The Curse

Performer(s): Agnes Obel

Album: The Curse - Single

Duration: 6:08

22:08

Title: Piano Sonata In B Flat Major Op. 22 - Movement Ii - Adagio Con M

Performer(s): Friedrich Gulda (Piano)

Duration: 5:53

22:13

Title: String Quartet Op 131 In C Sharp Minor - Movement I - Adagio Ma

Performer(s): Alban Berg Quartet

Duration: 7:05

22:21

Title: Sehnsucht --

Performer(s): Dieter Ilg (Bass)

Duration: 3:59

22:32

Title: Theme From Mystic River

Performer(s): Brad Hatfield (Piano)

Duration: 5:19

22:36

Title: Slim Pickin'

Performer(s): Hugh Doolan (All Instruments)

Duration: 5:20

22:43

Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Margaret Fingerhut (Piano)

Duration: 7:29

22:50

Title: Last Spring -- Elegiac Melodies, Op.34 No.2

Performer(s): Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)

Duration: 4:49

22:55

Title: Music For A While

Performer(s): Garth Knox (Viola D'Amore)

Duration: 3:44

23:00

Title: Saratoga Summer Song

Composer: Not Available

Performer(s): Kate & Anna Mcgarrigle

Album: Tell My Sister (Remastered) / Nonesuch Records

Duration: 4:08

23:04

Title: Your Mother And I

Composer: Loudon Wainwright III

Performer(s): Loudon Wainwright (Vocal, Gtr)

Duration: 2:49

23:07

Title: Vibrate

Composer: Rufus Wainwright

Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright

Album: Want One / Geffen / 9887273

Duration: 2:41

23:10

Title: Bigger Than Home

Performer(s): Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards)

Duration: 5:01

23:14

Title: Winter Moon

Performer(s): Hoagy Carmichael (Vocal)

Duration: 4:28

23:18

Title: Intuition

Performer(s): Tord Gustavsen (Piano), Tore Brunborg (Tenor Saxophone)

Duration: 4:48

23:24

Title: The Wildflower Meadow (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Claire Jones (Harp)

Duration: 6:04

23:31

Title: Ah Melody

Performer(s): Serge Gainsbourg

Album: L'histoire de Melody Nelson

Duration: 2:00

23:36

Title: Hello It's Me

Performer(s): Lou Reed (Vocal)

Duration: 3:18

23:54

Title: Lullaby --

Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano)

Duration: 1:29

23:56

Title: Missy

Performer(s): Chris Thile (Vocals, Mandolin)

Duration: 4:08

00:00

Title: Going Nowhere

Performer(s): Elliott Smith (Vocal, Guitars)

Duration: 4:06

00:04

Title: Pauvre Martin

Performer(s): Barbara

Album: Barbara : Grandes chansons

Duration: 3:12

00:23

Title: Harvest Breed

Performer(s): Joel Frederiksen (Bass, Lute)

Duration: 1:50

00:24

Title: Air: Pretty Girl Milking Her Cow

Performer(s): Kevin Burke

Duration: 4:01

00:28

Title: Ich Bin Von Kopf Bis Fuss Auf Liebe Eingestellt

Performer(s): Theo Bleckmann (Vocal)

Duration: 5:35

00:34

Title: Solitary Moon -- Not Available

Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal, Piano)

Duration: 5:21

00:39

Title: Festival

Performer(s): Jónsi Birgisson (Vocal)

Duration: 9:38

00:49

Title: Tres Pecas Nordestinas (2nd Movement) Aboio

Performer(s): Yerko Pinto (Violin)

Duration: 6:23

00:54

Title: Juliet

Performer(s): Matthew Bourne (Piano/ Cello)

Duration: 3:37

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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