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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 6 May 2014

This week on Blue Tunes...

Unni Løvlid(pictured below) is a Norwegian folk singer whose recordings venture into the contemporary music world. One of her albums was recorded a capella in the Emmanuel Vigeland Mausoleum in Oslo with its very special acoustics while others consist of her own compositions in the experimental electronic field bringing folk songs into completely new timbral landscapes. She was a recent visitor to Ireland when she enthralled audiences along with soundscape artist and reedman Sean MacErlaine. We'll dip into her recordings all this week on Blue where she will enthral us..

 

Blue live from Kaleidoscope

On Wednesday June 1st, Blue broadcast live from Kaleidoscope - a evening of live music which has been described as a genre-blind mini festival - much like Blue itself. Listen again to hear harpsichordist David Adams with music old and new; flautist Lina Andonovska with contemporary counterpoint, clarinetist John Finucane with the Kaleidoscope String Quartet, the sweeping musical embrace of Treelan and the unique sound of the New Irish Courtois Trombone Ensemble all presented from the stage by Carl Corcoran. Listen back here (available until 01/07/16)

Carl meets Olatz Zugasti, Sean Keane and Brendan Graham

Olatz Zugasti is a Basque singer and harpist. She's part of the acclaimed Benito Lertxundi Band but also has several albums of her own. Introduced to Irish music on hearing the voice of traditional singer Sean Keane, this fascination led to collaborations with Brendan Graham. She visits Carl for a special Monday Bank Holiday Blue, joined for songs and chat by Sean Keane and Brendan Graham. Listen back here (available until 06/07/16)

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

Scots fiddler Alasdair Fraser, Californian cellist Natalie Haas and Donegal native Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh are on an Irish tour this month and on the radio all this week on Blue

Music Played on the Show

21:04

Title:

Intimacy

Composer:

Ketil Bjornstad

Performer(s):

Elvind Aarset (Guitars), Nora Taksdal(Viola), Kjetil Bjerkestrand(Synthesizers & Percussion), Ketil Bjornstad(Piano & Synthesizers)

Album:

Nordic Nights: A Late Junction Compilation (Recordno: Bbclj30062)

Duration:

4:58

21:06

Title:

Esti Dal

Composer:

Kodaly, Zoltan

Performer(s):

King's Singers

Album:

Not Available (Recordno: Sigcd090) ~~ C916710

Duration:

3:17

21:16

Title:

Clarinet Quintet In A (3rd Movement) Minuet And Trio

Composer:

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s):

Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Gabor Takacs-Nagy (Violin), Rebecca Hirsch (Violin), Tim Boulton (Viola), Andrew Shulman (Cello)

Album:

Mozart and Weber: Clarinet Quintets

Duration:

6:59

21:25

Title:

Boubacar --

Composer:

Frisell, Bill

Performer(s):

Bill Frisell

Album:

The Intercontinentals

Duration:

6:13

21:31

Title:

Aquela Mulher

Composer:

Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill

Performer(s):

Vinicius Canuaria (Vocals/Guitar/Percussion), Bill Frisell (Guitars/Loops)

Album:

Lagrimas Mexicanas

Duration:

5:12

21:38

Title:

The Other Woman -- Not Available

Composer:

Robinson, J.M.

Performer(s):

Nina Simone

Album:

Mood Selection (Recordno: Not Available)

Duration:

3:05

21:41

Title:

Weep, O Mine Eyes

Composer:

Bennet, John

Performer(s):

New Dublin Voices

Album:

Something Beginning with B - New Dublin Voices

Duration:

2:34

21:45

Title:

Clock Winder

Composer:

Hahn, Hilary/ Bertelmann, Volker

Performer(s):

Hilary Hahn (Violin); Volker Bertelmann (Prep Piano)

Album:

Silfra

Duration:

2:44

21:47

Title:

Saturday Sun -- Not Available

Composer:

Drake, Nick

Performer(s):

Nick Drake (Vocal, Piano)

Album:

Five Leaves Left (Recordno: 842 915-2)

Duration:

4:05

21:53

Title:

Sonata In G Major Bwv 1027 (1st Movement ) Adagio

Composer:

Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s):

Jonathan Manson (Viola Da Gamba), Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)

Album:

Bach: Sonatas for Viola Da Gamba and Harpsichord - Manson and Pinnock

Duration:

3:47

21:56

Title:

Ombra Mai Fu

Composer:

Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s):

Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Il Giardino Armonico

Album:

Sospiri - Cecilia Bartoli (Recordno: 478 2249)

Duration:

3:28

22:02

Title:

Structures: Ceramic Avenue

Composer:

Budd / Partridge

Performer(s):

Andy Partridge (Instruments), Harold Budd (Vocal And Instruments)

Album:

Through the Hill - Andy Partridge / Harold Budd

Duration:

5:17

22:07

Title:

Getting Some Fun Out Of Life

Composer:

Leslie/Burke

Performer(s):

Billie Holiday (Vocals), Lester Young (Tenor Saxophone), Buck Clayton (Trumpet), Freddie Green (Guitar), Claude Thornhill (Piano), Walter Page (Bass), Jo Jones (Drums)

Album:

Lady Day & Pres 1937 - 1941

Duration:

3:03

22:11

Title:

Then The Letting Go

Composer:

Bonnie Prince Billy

Performer(s):

Bonnie Prince Billy, Emmett Kelly (Guitar), Daim Mccarthy (Vocals), Paul Oldham (Bass), Valgeir Sigurdsson (Mixing), Jim White (Drums

Album:

The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy

Duration:

5:19

22:18

Title:

Ceol Na Phiobaire (The Piper's Song)

Composer:

Trad Arr

Performer(s):

Anna & Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh (Vocals)

Album:

Masters of Tradition

Duration:

4:13

22:22

Title:

The High Reel

Composer:

Cunningham, Phil/Harper, Addie

Performer(s):

Alasdair Fraser (Fiddle), Nathalie Haas (Cello)

Album:

Fire And Grace (Recordno: CUL121)

Duration:

6:38

22:29

Title:

Lament For The Children

Composer:

Fraser Fiifield

Performer(s):

Fraser Fifield Trio

Album:

Slow Stream

Duration:

4:54

22:34

Title:

Tic-Tocative

Composer:

Jansch / Renbourn

Performer(s):

Bert Jansch (Guitar); John Renbourn (Guitar)

Album:

Jansch & Renbourn After the Dance

Duration:

1:57

22:36

Title:

Perfect Day -- Not Available

Composer:

Reed, Lou

Performer(s):

Lou Reed

Album:

100 Essential Tracks Easy Listening

Duration:

3:47

22:41

Title:

Piano Sonata In F Sharp Major Op. 78 No. 1 - Movement I - Adagio Cantabile-Allegro Ma Non Tropp

Composer:

Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s):

Friedrich Gulda (Piano)

Album:

Beethoven: Piano Sonatas (complete) - Friedrich Gulda - Disk 7

Duration:

6:20

22:47

Title:

La Priere De L'Absent

Composer:

Youssef Dhafer

Performer(s):

Dhafer Youssef (Oud/Vocals), Wolfgang Muthspiel Guitars; Markus Stockhausen Trumpets, Flh; Deepak Ram Bansuri

Album:

Electric Sufi

Duration:

6:46

22:56

Title:

The Touch Of Your Lips

Composer:

Noble, Ray

Performer(s):

Chet Baker (Vocal)

Album:

A Touch Of Romance

Duration:

2:42

22:59

Title:

Blues In The Closet

Composer:

Pettiford

Performer(s):

Chet Baker

Album:

White Blues

Duration:

7:40

23:07

Title:

Revelavit(Excerpt)

Composer:

Buckley, Linda

Performer(s):

Michelle O'Rourke

Album:

-- ~~

Duration:

1:55

23:19

Title:

Sleep Away

Composer:

de Vito, Maria Pia/ Linx, David

Performer(s):

Nicky Schrire (Vocals), Nick Paul (Piano), Sam Anning (Bass), Jake Goldbas (Drrums, Perc), Jay Rattman (Clar)

Album:

Freedom Flight

Duration:

3:59

23:23

Title:

My Love's An Arbutus

Composer:

Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s):

The Mornington Singers

Album:

Water Night

Duration:

1:55

23:25

Title:

Genisis - Genisis Theme On Sitar

Composer:

Shankar, Ravi

Performer(s):

Ravi Shankar (Sitar)

Album:

World Cinema Classics - Songs From Movies Around The World

Duration:

4:00

23:31

Title:

Soukora

Composer:

Toure, Ali Farka

Performer(s):

Ali Farke Toure (Vox, Guitar), Ry Cooder (Guitar); Hamma Sankare (Calabash); Oumar Toure (Congas)

Album:

Talking Timbuktu (Recordno: WCD 040)

Duration:

6:05

23:37

Title:

Time Stands Still

Composer:

Dowland, John

Performer(s):

Joel Frederiksen (Bass, Lute), Ensemble Phoenix Munich

Album:

Requiem for a Pink Moon

Duration:

4:43

23:42

Title:

Manenberg Revisited

Composer:

Ibrahim, Abdullah

Performer(s):

Abdullah Ibrahim (Piano)

Album:

Water from an Ancient Well

Duration:

6:13

23:48

Title:

Song Xix; Ein Lied (A Song)

Complete Work Name:

Schuon Lieder (2004)

Composer:

Tavener, John/ Schuon, Frithjof

Performer(s):

Patricia Rozario (Soprano), The Schubert Ensemble

Album:

John Tavener; Schuon Lieder

Duration:

4:50

23:55

Title:

Cherubic Hymn

Composer:

Trad Arr/ P.Chesnokov

Performer(s):

The Male Choir Of St Petersburg

Album:

The Male Choir of St Petersburg

Duration:

4:32

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