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 5 June 2014

This week on Blue Tunes...

Carl is away for the week - and while he is, the ladies are in charge. Ellen Cranitch and Aedín Gormley will share the duties Monday through Thursday with their own Blue choices. Thank you ladies....Carl will be back on Monday October 3rd.

 

Shahab and Shayan Coohe try to teach Carl a Persian jig!

Brothers Shahab and Shayan recently called into the Blue Room to play some music and tell Carl about some of the similarites between Irish and Iranian music.

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 and re-broadcast  on Bank Holiday Monday's Blue (August 1st).

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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

 

Music Played on the Show

22:06

Title: Michelle

Composer: Woods, Chris

Performer(s): Chris Woods (Guitar)

Album: Stories for Solo Guitar Chris Woods Groove Chris Woods Groove Download

Duration: 4:41

22:09

Title: No Me Llores Mas

Composer: Grinan, Luis Martinez

Performer(s): Nah Youn Sun (Vocal), Guaillaume Naud (E.Piano), David Georgelet (Perc), Vincent Peirani Accordian), Anel Chanfrault (Cello), Olivier Aude (Gtrs, Bass, Perc, Editing, Backing Vcls)

Album: Down By Love (Recordno: CCk-8247) BIS Music CCk-8247

Duration: 4:42

22:13

Title: Newark Airport 2

Composer: Lola Perrin

Performer(s): Lola Perrin (Piano)

Album: Fragile Light World Quarter Music WQMR00106LP

Duration: 2:31

22:17

Title: Violin Sonata No 3 (1st Movement) Slow

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Susanne Stanzeleit (Violin), Gustav Fenyo (Piano)

Album: Delius Violin Sonatas (Complete) - Susanne Stanzeleit (violin) NAXOS 8572261

Duration: 6:07

22:24

Title: Ubi Caritas -- Not Available

Composer: Durufle, Maurice

Performer(s): Winchester Cathedral Choir

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 724356178922) Virgin 724356178922

Duration: 2:36

22:28

Title: Here's To Life

Composer: Butler / Molinary

Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocals), Till Brönner (Trumpet); Alex Minasian (Piano); Curtis Lundy (Double Bass); Steve Williams (Drums)

Album: A Beautiful Friendship - A Tribute to Shirley Horn Gearbox Records GB1515

Duration: 4:11

22:31

Title: Oh, Heavenly Salvation

Composer: Brecht / Weill

Performer(s): The Persuasions (Vocals)

Album: September Songs - Various (Recordno: SK 63046) Sony Classical SK 63046

Duration: 3:36

22:43

Title: Hamadoun Toure

Composer: Tomani and Sidiki Diabate

Performer(s): Tomani And Sidiki Diabate

Album: Toumani & Sidiki World Circuit WCD087

Duration: 5:21

22:50

Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In B Flat Major (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

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

Album: Beethoven: The Complete Piano Concertos Nonesuch 075597992830

Duration: 8:07

22:59

Title: Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Ii - Andante

Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Performer(s): Sigmund Groven (Harmonica), Norwegian Radio Orchestra,

Album: Philharmonica - Sigmund Groven, Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Christian Eggen: Conductor Grappa Musikkforlag PPC9050

Duration: 6:31

23:05

Title: Jitterbug Waltz

Composer: Waller, Fats

Performer(s): Stephane Grappelli (Violin), Toots Thielemans (Harmonica), Martin Taylor, Marc Fosset (Guitars), Brian Torff (Bass)

Album: Bringing It Together LiSem Enterprises DKM801

Duration: 3:58

23:16

Title: Eileen Mcmahon

Composer: Trad arr Jordan/Tallroth/Ljunggren

Performer(s): Kathy Jordan(Vocals/Autoharp); Eddi Reader (Vocals), Roger Tallroth (Guitars); Olav Johansson (Nykelharpa);

Album: All the Way Home -- G2-10201 ~~ PD CC Blix Street Records G2-10201

Duration: 6:09

23:25

Title: Martha

Composer: Waits, Tom

Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocal)

Album: Asylum Years ~~ B21755c WEA 7559604942

Duration: 4:29

23:29

Title: Desert Rain

Composer: David Lanz

Performer(s): Session Orchestra

Album: The Best Of Narada New Age (Recordno: 72438-12157-2-2) Narada 72438-12157-2-2

Duration: 3:30

23:32

Title: Pretty Little Martha

Composer: Wainwright, Loudon

Performer(s): Loudon Wainwright (Vocal, Banjo)

Album: Final Exam Acadia ACAD 8143

Duration: 2:30

23:37

Title: Felicidade

Composer: de Moraes, Vincius/Jobim AC

Performer(s): Pat Coldrick (Guitar)

Album: Cayendo ~~ PD CC Sonatina Records SR001

Duration: 4:10

23:42

Title: (Getting Some) Fun Out Of Life

Composer: Burke/Leslie

Performer(s): Madeleine Peyroux (Vocal)

Album: Michael Parkinson - My Life in Music - CD2 Reprise 2564 69350 6

Duration: 3:15

23:45

Title: Glade

Composer: Arcoleo, Josh

Performer(s): Josh Arcoleo (Tenor Saxophone), Ivo Neame (Piano), Callum Gourlay (Double Bass), James Maddren (Drums)

Album: Beginnings - Josh Arcoleo Edition Records EDN1030

Duration: 5:34

23:53

Title: She Moves Through The Fair

Composer: Trad arr Shorter

Performer(s): Wayne Shorter (Tenor/Sop Sax), Brian Blade (Drums), Danilo Perez( Piano) John Patitucci (Bass)

Album: Alegria Verve 543 558-2

Duration: 4:39

00:04

Title: Suite From The Fairy Queen - Prelude Rondeau

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Piers Adams (Recorder) Julia Bishop (Violin) Angela East (Cello) Howard Beach (Harpsichord), Red Priest

Album: Nightmare in Venice / Vivaldi, Corelli, LeStrange and others Dorian Recordings DOR90305

Duration: 4:28

00:08

Title: If Grief Has Any Pow'r To Kill

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Susanna Wallumrod (Vocals), Giovanna Pessi (Baroque Harp) Jane Achtman (Viola De Gamba) Marco Ambrosini (Nyckelharpa)

Album: If Grief Could Wait ECM ECM 2226 277 7197

Duration: 3:05

00:12

Title: I Feel A Smile Coming On

Composer: Wood, Chris

Performer(s): Two Duos Quartet

Album: Half As Happy As We (Recordno: Rufcd07) Ruf Records Rufcd07

Duration: 5:36

00:17

Title: A Whole Life Lived

Composer: Wood, Chris

Performer(s): Chris Wood, Neil Harland (Bass), Justin Mitchell (Hammond)

Album: None the Wiser RUF RUFCD013

Duration: 4:36

00:24

Title: Back At The Chicken Shack

Composer: Smith, Jimmy

Performer(s): Jimmy Smith (Hammond Organ)

Album: The Hammond Organ Collection (Recordno: 7243 5 25896 2 3) HMV 7243 5 25896 2 3

Duration: 8:02

00:32

Title: Dream --

Composer: Mercer, Johnny

Performer(s): Jimmy Scott (Vocals), Milt Jackson (Vibes), Junior Mance (Piano), Ron Carter (Bass), Peyton Crossley (Drums)

Album: Dream (Recordno: 9362-45629-2) Sire / Warner Bros / Blue Horizon 9362-45629-2

Duration: 4:44

00:37

Title: St Christopher Water

Composer: Not Available

Performer(s): Mumblin Deaf Ro

Album: Dictionary Crimes Popical Island PI 515

Duration: 4:05

00:43

Title: Nocturne In D Flat Major Op.27 No.2: Lento Sostenuto

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Lang Lang

Album: Lang Lang Live at Carnegie Hall Deutsche Grammophon 4777564

Duration: 6:41

00:49

Title: Starless

Composer: Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James

Performer(s): Rachel Unthank (Vocals), The Unthanks, Lizzie Jones (Trumpet),

Album: The Unthanks: Last ~~ PD RB EMI 095 5942

Duration: 6:00

00:55

Title: Prelude: Song Of The Gulls

Composer: Fripp, Robert

Performer(s): Robin Miller (Oboe), Mark Charig (Cornet), Harry Miller (String Bass); King Crimson

Album: Islands - King Crimson 40th Anniversary Series Panegyric KCSP4

Duration: 4:16

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