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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 29 April 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    International Jazz Day Apr 30 this is part sponsored by the Thelonius Monk Institute - so our Blue Tunes spotlight shines on Monk all this week- be prepared for the unorthodox.

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    Charles Lloyd: Nov 2nd - 8th

    In advance of his visit to Ireland next week, we highlight the music of American saxophonist/flautist Charles LLoyd - a central figure in jazz over five decades with a fascinating musical career.  He has been described as "...a forward-thinking musician's musician" and a person for whom "...music has no borders". Nightly at 10pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Concerto No.6 Bwv 1051 In B Flat Major (2nd Movement) - Adagio Ma Non Tanto
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln)
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln), English Baroque Soloists
      Album: The Brandenburg Concertos - English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner ~~ CDH09246, Soli Deo Gloria, SDG707
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:06
      Title: High Life For Strings
      Composer: David Byrne
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Balanescu Quartet
      Album: Balanescu Quartet: Byrne/Moran/Lurie/Torke ~~ G338601, Argo, 4365652
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:11
      Title: First Impressions
      Composer: Meyer, Edgar
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Mark O Connor (Violin) Edgar Meyer (Piano)
      Album: Yo-Yo Ma / Edgar Meyer / Mark O Connor / Appalachia Waltz, Sony Music Entertainment Inc, SK68460
      Duration: 4:07
    • 22:16
      Title: April In Paris
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday
      Album: Billie Holiday for Lovers
      Duration: 3:15
    • 22:20
      Title: Al Birwa
      Composer: Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud)
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud), Klaus Gesing (Bass Clarinet), Bjorn Meyer (Bass), Khaled Yassine (Darbouka, Bendir)
      Album: The Astounding Eyes of Rita - Anouar Brahem, ECM Records 2075, 179 8628
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:25
      Title: Aird Ui Chuain
      Composer: Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): John Mcsherry (Pipes, Whistles), Donal O'Connor (Fiddle, Keys), Franicis Mcilduff (Bodhran, Pipes), At First Light
      Album: At First Light-IDIR, At First Light, AFLCD 201101
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:29
      Title: Cead Moladh Le Muire Beannaithe
      Composer: Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): This Is How We Fly
      Performer(s): This Is How We Fly
      Album: This Is How We Fly - Promo, Ergodos, Private Promo CD
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:37
      Title: Vespers - Nyne Otpushchayeshi
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Vladimir Mostovoy (Tenor), St Petersburg Chamber Choir
      Album: The Number One Rachmaninov Album Cd 2, Universal Classics & Jazz Uk, 4765900
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Sonata In D Minor - Allegro
      Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Aniello Desiderio (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Aniello Desiderio (Guitar)
      Album: Italica Famosa - Aniello Desiderio, Adoro Records, 00106
      Duration: 2:35
    • 22:43
      Title: Forever You
      Composer: Danielsson, Lars
      Performer(s): Ulf Wakenius (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Ulf Wakenius (Guitar), Carsten Dahl (Piano), Lars Danielsson (Bass), Morten Lund (Drums)
      Album: The Ulf Wakenius Signature Edition (2-CD), ACT, ACT 6005-2
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:50
      Title: Shipbuilding -- Not Available
      Composer: Mcmanus / Langer
      Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals)
      Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals), Huw Warren (Piano)
      Album: Ashore, Topic Records, TSCD577
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:54
      Title: Solid Air
      Composer: Martyn, John
      Performer(s): John Martyn (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Martyn (Vocal, Guitar), John Bundrick (Keyboards), Tristan Fry (Vibes), Tony Coe (Sax) Et Al
      Album: Solid Air (Recordno: IMCD 274548147-2), Island, IMCD 274548147-2
      Duration: 5:46
    • 23:00
      Title: Sane
      Composer: Neset, Marius
      Performer(s): Marius Neset (Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Marius Neset (Saxophone), Django Bates (Keyboards), Jasper Hoiby (Bass), Anton Leger (Drums)
      Album: Golden Explosion, Edition Records, EDN1027
      Duration: 3:47
    • 23:04
      Title: Holy
      Composer: Yekmalyan, Makar
      Performer(s): Tigran (Piano/Voice); Areni Agbabian (Voice)
      Performer(s): Tigran (Piano/Voice); Areni Agbabian (Voice)
      Album: Shadow Theater, Universal Music France, 374 264 4
      Duration: 5:23
    • 23:12
      Title: Sonata In A Major G4 (With Cello) (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Richard Lester (Cello)
      Performer(s): Richard Lester (Cello), David Watkin (Cello(, Chi-Chi Nwankou (Double Bass)
      Album: Boccherini: cello Sonatas - Richard Lester, David Watkin, Chi-Chi Nwankou, Helios, CDH55219
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:18
      Title: Suite Popular Espanola - (3rd Movement) Jota
      Composer: Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Alisa Weilerstein (Cello)
      Performer(s): Alisa Weilerstein (Cello), Vivian Hornik Weilerstein (Piano)
      Album: Alisa Weilerstein / Vivian Hornik Weilerstein, EMI Classics, 724357349826
      Duration: 2:51
    • 23:22
      Title: Algiers La Blanche
      Composer: Halferty, Tommy
      Performer(s): Tommy Halferty Trio
      Performer(s): Tommy Halferty Trio, Tommy Halferty (Guitar); Kevin Brady (Drums); Dave Fleming (Bass)
      Album: Burkina, Self Release
      Duration: 7:58
    • 23:31
      Title: Ruby, My Dear (Take 3)
      Composer: Monk, Thelonious
      Performer(s): Thelonious Monk (Piano)
      Performer(s): Thelonious Monk (Piano)
      Album: Solo Monk, Columbia / Legacy, C2K 65495
      Duration: 5:40
    • 23:39
      Title: Arabesque No.1
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Album: Scintillation (Recordno: Cd-80361), Telarc, Cd-80361
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:43
      Title: Carry (Variation On Debussy's Girl With The Flaxen Hair)
      Composer: Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Tori Amos (Piano/ Vocal)
      Performer(s): Tori Amos (Piano/ Vocal), Apollon Musagete Quartet, Laura Lucas (Flute), Nigel Shore (Oboe), Andreas Ortensamer (Clarinet)
      Album: Night of Hunters, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 9791
      Duration: 4:07
    • 23:47
      Title: Lonely Press Play
      Composer: Albarn, Damon
      Performer(s): Damon Albarn
      Performer(s): Damon Albarn
      Album: Everyday Robots, Parlophone, 825646331314
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:52
      Title: Good Night (In Memoriam Michael Vyner) Op 63 (2nd Movement) Lento Tranquillissimo
      Composer: Gorecki, Henryk
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano), Vourneen Ryan, Stephen Kelly
      Album: A Place Between - Louth Contemporary Music Society, Louth Contemporary Music Society, LCMS901
      Duration: 11:22
    • 00:05
      Title: The First Circle
      Composer: Pat Metheny/Lyle Mays
      Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar), Lyle Mays (Piano),Pedro Aznar (Acc Gtr/Perc) Steve Rodby(Bass), Paul Wertigo (Drums)
      Album: Pat Metheny; Selected Recordings, ECM, rarum IX
      Duration: 9:15
    • 00:16
      Title: (Blame It On The) Good Times
      Composer: Coen, Ray
      Performer(s): No Crows
      Performer(s): No Crows (Band), Ray Coen (Vocals/Guitar); Oleg Ponomarev (Fiddle);Anna Houston (Cello/Vocals); Eddie Lee (Bass)
      Album: Waiting for the Tide, WHRL, WHRL 0016
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:20
      Title: Aerial Boundaries
      Composer: Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges, Windham Hill, 01934 11612 2
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:27
      Title: String Quartet Op 135 In F Major - Movement I - Allegretto
      Complete Work Name: String Quartet Op 135 In F Major
      Composer: Beethoven
      Performer(s): Alban Berg Quartet
      Performer(s): Alban Berg Quartet, Gunther Pichler (1st Violin), Gerhard Schulz (2nd Violin), Thomas Kakuska (Viola), Hatto Beyerle, Valentin Erben
      Album: Beethoven Complete String Quartets - Alban Berg Quartet -- Cdh08941, Emi Classics, 5736062
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:34
      Title: Gloria --
      Composer: Coulais, Bruno
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet), Daniele Di Bonaventura (Bandoneon), A Filetta
      Album: Mistico Mediterraneo (Recordno: ECM 2203 274 5621), ECM Records, ECM 2203 274 5621
      Duration: 4:24
    • 00:39
      Title: My Bells -- Not Available
      Composer: Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): John Mclaughlin (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Mclaughlin (Guitar), Aighetta Quartet
      Album: Time Remembered ~~ E228206, Polygram Jazz, 519861-2
      Duration: 3:22
    • 00:43
      Title: May Song
      Composer: Sheppard, Andy
      Performer(s): Andy Sheppard (Soprano & Tenor Sax)
      Performer(s): Andy Sheppard (Soprano & Tenor Sax), Kuljit Bhamra (Perc), Arild Anderson (Bass), Eivind Aarset (Electric Gtr/ Electronics), John Parricelli (Gtrs)
      Album: Andy Sheppard, ECM, 2062 1795042
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:52
      Title: Don't Explain
      Composer: Herzog/Holiday
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock Featuring Lisa Hannigan And Damien Rice
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock Featuring Lisa Hannigan And Damien Rice, Tomo: Drums; Vyvienne Long: Cello; Shane Fitzsimons: Bass
      Album: Possibilities, WEA International, US3R80503006
      Duration: 4:51
    • 00:57
      Title: Pods
      Composer: Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Michaela Srumova (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Michaela Srumova (Soprano), City Of Prague Philharmomic Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Johann Johannsson: and in the endless pause there came the sound of bees, Type, TYPE064
      Duration: 3:25

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