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    Sept 17: Midweek  Blue includes Michael McHale from his RTÉ lyric fm  label release The Irish Piano; John Tavener's Song for Athene; dont know how they'll be voting but we'll include some  performers from Scotland - yes or no Eddi Reader(pictured) sings with Kathy Jordan and we'll hear Dick Gaughan as well as  Paul Buchanan and Blue Nile;  we continue to shine the spotlight on the Dankworth family (see Blue Tunes below); Pergolesi gets a beautiful interpretation from Anja Lechner and friends; more from Italian baroque composerTomaso Vitali;  Noel Kelehan's Quintet represents Irish jazz; Gordon Beck represents British jazz and Polar Bear are genre defying with a new release; these and lots more. Join Carl for a 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 4 June 2014

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    Berlin-based Agnes Obel is from Denmark originally. This week, we feature songs and instrumentals from the 2 albums she's recorded to date, including the late 2013 release Aventine

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    The Dankworth Dynasty: Sept 15th - 21st

    .This week, our common thread is an English jazz dynasty: the Dankworth family. Reed-player/bandleader John Dankworth worked in film and TV (he wrote “The Avengers” and the “Tomorrow’s World” themes). His wife, Cleo Laine, often recorded with John. We’ll also hear from their children, Alec and Jacqui between now and Sunday.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Lhasa
      Composer: Trad/Tibetan
      Performer(s): Yungchen Lhamo
      Performer(s): Yungchen Lhamo
      Album: Ama, Real World Records, Promo CD Festival of World Cul
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:07
      Title: Toccata -- Not Available
      Composer: Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Performer(s): Rolf Lislevand (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Rolf Lislevand (Guitar), Arianna Savall (Triple Harp) Pedro Estevan (Percussion), Rolf Lislevand Ensemble
      Album: Nuove Musiche ~~ R537811, ECM, 476 3049
      Duration: 5:31
    • 22:15
      Title: Musical Offering: Trio Sonata In C Minor (1st Movement) Largo
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Swiss Baroque Soloists
      Album: J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos - Swiss Baroque Soloists, Naxos, 8.557755
      Duration: 5:31
    • 22:19
      Title: Amor Dove Mi Guidi
      Composer: Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chamber Choir Of Europe
      Album: Cori Spezzati Venetian Polychoral Music ~~ PDOB, Brilliant Classics, 93689
      Duration: 5:50
    • 22:27
      Title: It's Hard To Be 3
      Composer: Scahill, Enda
      Performer(s): We Banjo 3
      Performer(s): We Banjo 3
      Album: Gather the Good, We Banjo Three, WB3CD002
      Duration: 3:38
    • 22:31
      Title: Sofa No. 1
      Composer: Zappa, Frank
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges, Windham Hill, 01934 11612 2
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:35
      Title: Paramour
      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: 6:18
    • 22:42
      Title: Tango For 2 Pianos
      Composer: Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Katia Labeque (Piano)
      Performer(s): Katia Labeque (Piano), Marielle Labeque (Piano)
      Album: Stravinsky/Debussy ~~ D469825, KML Recordings, KML1112/3
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:56
      Title: Here, There And Everywhere
      Composer: Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Gonzalo Rubalcaba
      Performer(s): Gonzalo Rubalcaba
      Album: Sweet 4 Y 20, Blue Note, CDP 077778005421
      Duration: 7:26
    • 23:04
      Title: Fotografia
      Composer: Jobim / Gilbert
      Performer(s): Paula Morelenbaum (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Paula Morelenbaum (Vocal), Jaques Morelenbaum (Cello); Ryuichi Sakamoto (Piano), Marcelo Costa (Perc)
      Album: A Day in New York ~~ CDE02866, Sony Classical, SK80018
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:11
      Title: Symphony No.4 (4th Movement) Sehr Behaglich Wir Geniessen Die Himmlischen Freuden
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Edith Mathis (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Edith Mathis (Soprano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Mahler The People's Edition, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779260
      Duration: 10:07
    • 23:21
      Title: On Yonder Hill
      Composer: Trad Arr Sam Lee
      Performer(s): Sam Lee (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Sam Lee (Vocals), Saul Eisenberg(Tank Drums); Steve Chadwick (Trumpet)
      Album: Ground of Its Own, The Nest Collective, TNCR001CD
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:43
      Title: Bella Notte -- Not Available
      Composer: Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Album: I Giorni - Ludovico Einaudi, Ricordi, 74321974622
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:48
      Title: Song For E
      Composer: Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Performer(s): Dan Berglund (Bass)
      Performer(s): Dan Berglund (Bass), Andreas Werliin (Drums & Percussion), Johan Lindstrom (Guitars), Martin Hederos (Keyboards, Violin, Accordian)
      Album: Dan Berglund's Tonbruket ~~ PD EB, ACT, ACT 9023-2
      Duration: 6:32
    • 00:06
      Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - V: Quaerens Me
      Complete Work Name: Grande Messe Des Morts
      Composer: Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Barry Banks (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Barry Banks (Tenor), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir
      Album: Berlioz - Grande messe des Morts (2-CD) (Recordno: 2SACD LSO 0729), L.S.O. Live, 2SACD LSO 0729
      Duration: 5:10
    • 00:12
      Title: Konichiwa
      Composer: Lambert, John
      Performer(s): John Lambert (Guitar, Programming)
      Performer(s): John Lambert (Guitar, Programming)
      Album: Chequerboard: Penny Black, Lazybird, LAZYB13
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:16
      Title: Om Kvelden
      Composer: Traditional Norwegian / Overland
      Performer(s): Arianna Savall (Voice, Gothic Harp, Italian Triple Harp), Petter Udland Johansen (Voice, Hardingfele, Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Arianna Savall (Voice, Gothic Harp, Italian Triple Harp), Petter Udland Johansen (Voice, Hardingfele, Mandolin), Sveinung Lilleheier (Guitar, Dobro, Voice), Miguel Angel Cordero (Dbl Bass, Voice), David Mayoral (Percussion)
      Album: Hirundo Maris (Recordno: 2227 278 4395), ECM, ECM New Series 2227 278 4395
      Duration: 4:38
    • 00:21
      Title: Stromness
      Composer: Bertelmann, Volker
      Performer(s): Hauschka
      Performer(s): Hauschka
      Album: Abandoned City, City Slang, SLANG50060
      Duration: 5:34
    • 00:27
      Title: On Powdered Ground
      Composer: Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Agnes Obel (Voice/Piano)
      Performer(s): Agnes Obel (Voice/Piano), Frederique Labbow (Cello)
      Album: Philharmonics (Recordno: Not Available), Play It Again Sam
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:32
      Title: Wild Is The Wind
      Composer: Dimitri Tiomkin, Ned Washington
      Performer(s): George Michael
      Performer(s): George Michael
      Album: Symphonica, Virgin
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:36
      Title: God's Song (That's Why I Love Mankind)
      Composer: Newman, Randy
      Performer(s): Randy Newman (Vocal, Piano)
      Performer(s): Randy Newman (Vocal, Piano)
      Album: The Randy Newman Songbook Vol.1, Nonesuch, 7559-79689-2
      Duration: 3:24
    • 00:41
      Title: Soundings - Movement I - Andante Non Troppo
      Composer: Martin, Neil
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp)
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp), John Finucane (Clarinet), John Lynch (Viola)
      Album: A Pale Yellow Sky - Cliona Doris, RTE Lyric fm, CD115
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:47
      Title: Soundings (2nd Movement) Moderato Agitato
      Composer: Martin, Neil
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp)
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp), John Finucane (Clarinet), John Lynch (Viola)
      Album: A Pale Yellow Sky - Cliona Doris, RTE Lyric fm, CD115
      Duration: 2:32
    • 00:51
      Title: Siochain
      Composer: O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Performer(s): Caoimhin O Raghallaigh
      Performer(s): Caoimhin O Raghallaigh
      Album: Where the One Eyed Man Is King, State of Chassis, Chassis No 10001001
      Duration: 5:10
    • 00:56
      Title: Sleeping Bag
      Composer: Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): This Is The Kit (Kate Stabeles; Vocals/Banjo/Guitar)
      Performer(s): This Is The Kit (Kate Stabeles; Vocals/Banjo/Guitar)
      Album: Wriggle Out The Restless, Need No water Records, neednoCD001
      Duration: 3:02

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