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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 22 May 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Each night this week, we're airing selections from "A Thousand Kisses Deep", a brilliant 2014 re-working of eleven Leonard Cohen songs by the acclaimed Irish singer Christine Tobin

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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: Song For Athene
      Composer: Taverner, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Choir King's College Cambridge
      Album: The Sound of The Choir King's College Cambridge ~~ PD OB, Classicfm, CFMGA02
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:10
      Title: One For Annie
      Composer: Halferty, Tommy
      Performer(s): Tommy Halferty Trio
      Performer(s): Tommy Halferty Trio, Dave Redmond (Bass); Kevin Brady (Drums)
      Album: Burkina, Self Release, TH01
      Duration: 6:43
    • 22:19
      Title: Ogne Pena Cciu Spietata
      Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Maria Pia De Vito (Voice), Francois Couturier (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Pia De Vito (Voice), Francois Couturier (Piano), Anja Lechner (Cello), Michele Rabbia (Percussion, Electronics)
      Album: Il Pergolese (Recordno: ECM 2340 4180427), ECM Records, ECM 2340 4180427
      Duration: 5:57
    • 22:25
      Title: For Pastora
      Composer: Morente
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal), Alfredo Lagos (Guitar & Clapping)
      Album: My Songs and a Poem, Real World, CDRW101
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:31
      Title: Violin Sonata In F Major K. 377 (374e) - Movement Iii - Tempo Di Menuetto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Anne Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne Sophie Mutter (Violin), Lambert Orkis (Piano)
      Album: Mozart the Violin Sonatas - Anne Sophie Mutter, Lambert Orkis - Disk 4, Deustche Granmmopho, 002894775805
      Duration: 6:13
    • 22:38
      Title: Manoir Des Mes Reves
      Composer: Reinhardt, Django
      Performer(s): Gerry Mulligan (Baritone Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Gerry Mulligan (Baritone Saxophone), The Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band
      Album: Verve Jazz Masters 36 ~~ E228702, Verve, 523342-2
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:42
      Title: Angel Eyes -- Angel Eyes
      Composer: Denis/Brent
      Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocal), Frank Chastenier (Piano); Christian Von Kaphengst (Bass); Sebastian Merk (Drums); Karl Schloz (Guitar)
      Album: Love Is What Stays ~~ E389202, Verve, 060251714489
      Duration: 8:06
    • 22:51
      Title: Sport -- Sport
      Composer: O Riada, Peadar
      Performer(s): Sean O'Riada (Accordian)
      Performer(s): Sean O'Riada (Accordian)
      Album: Amidst These Hills ~~ CDR2825, Bar/None Records, Ahaon-053
      Duration: 3:09
    • 22:54
      Title: Sliabh Gallion Braes --
      Composer: Trad Arr Jordan/Tallroth
      Performer(s): Cathy Jordan
      Performer(s): Cathy Jordan, Roger Tallroth
      Album: All the Way Home -- G2-10201 ~~ PD EC, Blix Street, G2-10201
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:01
      Title: Queste Lagrime E Sospiri (Singing The Part Of Salome)
      Composer: Stradella, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano), Venice Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Patricia Petibon - Rosso (Italian Baroque Arias), Deutsche Grammophon, 4778763
      Duration: 4:42
    • 23:05
      Title: Danza De La Moza Donosa
      Composer: Ginastera, Alberto
      Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)
      Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)
      Album: Piano Recital - Gabriela Montero, EMI, 724355803924
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:10
      Title: Song For Jesse
      Complete Work Name: The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford
      Composer: Cave/ Ellis
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: White Lunar, Mute Records, CDSTUMM313/5099996466322
      Duration: 2:34
    • 23:13
      Title: Nox Aurumque (Night And Gold)
      Composer: Whitacre, Eric/Silvestri Charles Anthony
      Performer(s): Eric Whitacre Singers
      Performer(s): Eric Whitacre Singers
      Album: Eric Whitacre: Light and Gold, Decca, 2743209
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:21
      Title: Try To Turn Back
      Composer: Dick, Corrie
      Performer(s): Blue Eyed Hawk
      Performer(s): Blue Eyed Hawk (Lauren Kinsella Vocals)
      Album: Under The Moon (Preview of CD)
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:25
      Title: Falling Forward
      Composer: Fleck, Bela
      Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo)
      Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo), Howard Levy (Harmonicas, Piano), Victor Lemonte Wooten (Bass), Futureman (Drums)
      Album: Rocket Science - Bela Fleck & The Flecktones ~~ PD EL, Eone Music, EOM-CD-2133
      Duration: 5:10
    • 23:30
      Title: When You Are Old
      Composer: Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals)
      Album: Sailing To Byzantium - Christine Tobin (Recordno: TBR02), Trail Belle Records, TBR02
      Duration: 4:16
    • 23:37
      Title: Touched By The Flecktones
      Composer: Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Tom Portman (Guitar/Dobro)
      Performer(s): Tom Portman (Guitar/Dobro)
      Album: Float Your Blues Away, Tom Portman, Tom Portman 2013
      Duration: 2:27
    • 23:40
      Title: Grigio
      Composer: Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Francesco Turrisi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Francesco Turrisi (Piano), Nick Roth (Sax); Kate Ellis (Cello); Dan Bodwell (Bass); Sean Carpio (Drums); Zohar Fresco (Perc)
      Album: Grigio ~~ PD CC, Diatribe, DIACD015
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:47
      Title: Sonata For Viola Da Gamba And Harpsichord In G Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): John Dornenburg (Vla Da Gamba)
      Performer(s): John Dornenburg (Vla Da Gamba), Malcolm Proud (Harpsichord)
      Album: JS Bach: Sonatas for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord, Meridian, CDE84219
      Duration: 4:16
    • 23:51
      Title: Von Den Stricken Meiner Sunden
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Fadia El-Hage (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Fadia El-Hage (Vocal), Saraband, Modern String Quartet
      Album: The Arabian Passion According to JS Bach, Jaro, JARO 4294-2
      Duration: 6:43
    • 23:58
      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
    • 00:04
      Title: Aurilla Mia
      Composer: Kapsberger, Johann
      Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Soprano), Private Musicke
      Album: Lettere Amorose - Magdalena Kozena /Private Musicke /Pierre Pitzl, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778764
      Duration: 3:17
    • 00:08
      Title: Blues In The Dark
      Composer: Basie / Rushing
      Performer(s): Jimmy Rushing (Vocals), Dave Brubeck (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jimmy Rushing (Vocals), Dave Brubeck (Piano), Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Eugene Wright (Bass), Joe Morello (Drums)
      Album: Brubeck & Rushing, Columbia / Legacy, CK 65727
      Duration: 4:42
    • 00:13
      Title: Day Dream -- Not Available
      Composer: Strayhorn / Ellington
      Performer(s): Johnny Hodges (Alto Sax)
      Performer(s): Johnny Hodges (Alto Sax), The Duke Ellington Orchestra
      Album: "...and his mother called him Bill", BMG France, 74321257622
      Duration: 4:19
    • 00:21
      Title: Play, For The Night Is Coming
      Composer: The Casanova Wave
      Performer(s): The Casanova Wave
      Performer(s): The Casanova Wave
      Album: Joy of Being, Bluestack Records, Bluestack Records
      Duration: 6:56
    • 00:31
      Title: Piazzolla Tango Suite - Tango No 1 - Allegro
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Lorenzo Micheli (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Lorenzo Micheli (Guitar), Matteo Mela (Guitar), Solo Duo
      Album: Solo Duo - Solaria, Pomegranate Music, POMCD1924
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:35
      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
    • 00:49
      Title: Two-Part Invention In D Minor
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)
      Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)
      Album: Improvisations on Themes By JS Bach, EMI, 094636735924
      Duration: 2:40
    • 00:53
      Title: Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye
      Composer: Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals), Phil Robson (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals), Phil Robson (Guitar), Dave Whitford (Bass), Adriano Adewale (Percussion)
      Album: A Thousand Kisses Deep, Trail Belle Records, TBR03
      Duration: 4:42
    • 00:57
      Title: Suite For Harp Op. 83 - Fugue
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp)
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp)
      Album: In Blue Sea or Sky - Cliona Doris, Riverrun, RVRCD59
      Duration: 1:15

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