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 Thursday 29 May 2014

This week on Blue Tunes...

Thursday night Aedin Gormley sits in for Carl.

And then, on Bank Holiday Monday Carl returns to share a repeat broadcast of  Blue Live at Kaleidoscope Night at Bello Bar (see video below). From Tuesday on, colleagues Ellen Cranitch and Aedin Gormley will "look after the shop" on Blue for the next two weeks.

August Bank Holiday Monday - Blue of the Night at Kaleidoscope

Enjoy this short video collage of a great night when Blue broadcast live from Kaleidoscope Night at Bello Bar in Dublin last June. You'll have another chance of enjoying this musical potpourri when we re-broadcast the concert on Bank Holiday Monday's Blue (August 1st) starting at 10pm.

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

German baritone the late Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau would have been 89 this week. We honour that date with recordings by this legendary singer - every night this week on Blue.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Coracao Vagabundo

Composer: Veloso, Caetano

Performer(s): Morelenbaum2/Sakamoto

Album: A Day in New York

Duration: 4:11


Title: Joy Chant

Composer: Marilyn Mazur

Performer(s): Marilyn Mazur (Percussion), Jan Garbarek (Saxophone)

Album: Elixer - Marilyn Mazur And Jan Garbarek

Duration: 3:12


Title: At Dusk

Composer: Surman, John

Performer(s): John Surman (Clarinet), Trans4mation (String Quartet), Chris Laurence (Double Bass)

Album: Coruscating

Duration: 2:20


Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Sharp Minor

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)

Album: The Well- Tempered Clavier Book 1 ~~ D052604

Duration: 6:34


Title: The Coast Of Galicia

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)

Album: Just Harp

Duration: 3:53


Title: The Withering Boy (Barndance/Jig)

Composer: Trad Arr

Performer(s): Dana Lyn (Fiddles, Piano), Kyle Sanna (Guitars)

Album: The Hair Said a Prayer....

Duration: 4:51


Title: Hvirvelvinden/The Windmills Of Your Mind

Composer: Legrand/Bergman

Performer(s): Caecilie Norby (Vocals), Lars Danielsson (Cello)

Album: Arabesque (Recordno: ACT 9723-2)

Duration: 3:35


Title: Fonte (Spring)

Composer: Homem de Melo, Pedro/Cavalheiro, Jose

Performer(s): Rodrigo Costa Felix (Vocals), Marta Pereira Da Costa (Guitar)

Album: Fados de Amor

Duration: 4:27


Title: Three Pieces For Piano - I. Andantino

Composer: Schoenberg, Arnold

Performer(s): Florent Boffard (Piano)

Album: Arnold Schoenberg - L'Oeuvre Pour Piano (Recordno: MIR 191)

Duration: 2:03


Title: Concerto Grosso In G Minor Op. 7 No. 2 (1st Movement) Grave / Allegro

Composer: Geminiani, Francesco

Performer(s): Catherine Mackintosh, Elizabeth Wallfisch, Richard Boothby, Rober Wooley, The Purcell Quartet

Album: Geminiani: La Folia - The Purcell Quartet, The Purcell Band

Duration: 4:16


Title: When Your Lover Has Gone

Complete Work Name: Velvet Mood

Composer: Swan, Einar

Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocals), Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet), Benny Carter (Alto Sax), Jimmy Rowles (Piano), Barney Kessel (Guitar), John Simmons (Bass), Larry Bunker (Drums)

Album: Music For Torching / Velvet Mood

Duration: 4:58


Title: Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered -- Not Available

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz

Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Jim Hall (Guitar), Connie Kay (Drums), Percy Heath (Bass)

Album: Feeling Blue (Recordno: 74321 400552)

Duration: 6:25


Title: Northern Skies - Nocturne

Complete Work Name: Northern Skies

Composer: MacMillan, James

Performer(s): Henri Demarquette (Cello), Graham Scott (Piano)

Album: James MacMillan: Northern Skies

Duration: 2:57


Title: They're Not Waving

Composer: Long

Performer(s): Vyvienne Long (Vocal, Cello), Cian Boylan (Piano); Guy Rickerby (Drums); Paul Moore (Bass); Cora V Lunny (Violin)

Album: Birdtalk EP

Duration: 4:38


Title: Fljotavik

Composer: Sigur Ros

Performer(s): Sigur Ros

Album: Med Sut I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust

Duration: 3:49


Title: Hyperballad

Composer: Bjork

Performer(s): Marcin Wasilewski (Piano), Slawomir Kurkiewicz (Bass), Michal Miskiewicz (Drums)

Album: Simple Acoustic Trio

Duration: 5:55


Title: John The Revelator

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Son House (Vocals)

Album: Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues - Son House

Duration: 2:31


Title: Among The Wicklow Hills

Composer: Turner, Pierce

Performer(s): Christy Moore (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Christy Moore - The Box Set 1964-2004

Duration: 2:34


Title: Yogi With A Broken Heart

Composer: Turner, Pierce

Performer(s): Pierce Turner(Vocals/Piano/Organ); Philip Glass (Synth), Garavn Gallagher (Bass); Rian Trench (Drums), Karen Dervan (Viola)

Album: Songs for a Verry Small Orchestra

Duration: 4:51


Title: String Quartet No. 5 (Iv)

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Dublin Guitar Quartet

Album: The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass

Duration: 5:04


Title: Piano Concerto No.3 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Largo

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Richard Goode (Piano), Budapest Festival Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: The Complete Piano Concertos

Duration: 8:51


Title: Banks Of The Lee

Composer: Trad arr Luka Bloom

Performer(s): Luka Bloom (Guitar/Vocal), Phil Ware (Piano); Dave Redmond (Bass); Kevin Brady (Drums)

Album: Head and Heart

Duration: 4:13


Title: Melodie -- Album Of The Young

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)

Album: Classic FM Guitar

Duration: 1:48


Title: Dichterliebe Op.48: I- Im Wunderschonen Monat Mai

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Jorg Demus (Piano)

Album: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau: An die Musik

Duration: 1:41


Title: Wallflower

Composer: Obel, Agnes

Performer(s): Agnes Obel (Piano)

Album: Philharmonics (Recordno: PIASR 195CD)

Duration: 2:26


Title: Midnight Lullaby

Composer: TOM WAITS

Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available

Album: Closing Time

Duration: 3:22


Title: A Weaver Of Dreams

Composer: Grolnick, Don

Performer(s): Don Grolnick (Piano), Randy Brecker (Tpt),, Barry Rogers (T/Bone), Michael Brecker (Sax), Bob Mintzer (Bs Clt), Dave Holland (Bs), Peter Erskine (Dms)

Album: Don Grolnick - The Complete Blue Note Recordings

Duration: 4:42


Title: Ne Me Quitte Pas

Composer: Brel, Jacques

Performer(s): Gabrielle Ducomble (Voice), Gilad Atzmon (Clar/Sax) Nicolas Meier (Guitar); Chris Garrick (Violin)

Album: Notes from Paris

Duration: 6:41


Title: Aurilla Mia

Composer: Kapsberger, Johann

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Soprano), Private Musicke

Album: Lettere Amorose - Magdalena Kozena /Private Musicke /Pierre Pitzl

Duration: 3:17


Title: Kolapot

Composer: Amiina

Performer(s): Amiina

Album: Kurr ~~ H871308

Duration: 4:40


Title: Temwani Sleeps

Composer: Doyle, Roger

Performer(s): Roger Doyle (All Instruments)

Album: The Thousand Year Old Boy

Duration: 2:09



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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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