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    Aug 18 - 21. Carl's on a well-deserved break until the end of the month. We're delighted to welcome guest presenter Dónal Dineen to the BLUE chair between now and Thursday. You can expect the usual tasteful mix - plus one or two surprises - and songs by Debussy will be featured each night (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 11 June 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    German experimental pianist Hauschka is under the Blue spotlight - prepared piano, exciting soundscapes, solo works plus his recent duet outing with violinist Hilary Hahn.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -Debussy: Aug 18th - 24th

    Claude Debussy’s vast output has given us masterpieces in a variety of categories such as orchestral, piano, ballet and chamber music. This week, to honour his birthdate, we shine the spotlight on music by the French-born composer.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:59
      Title: Wave
      Composer: Jobim
      Performer(s): Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet), Hendrik Meurkens (Piano), Giorgio Crobu (Guitar), Et Al
      Album: There Will Never Be Another You - Harry "Sweets" Edison, Nagel Heyer, NH 083
      Duration: 8:43
    • 22:10
      Title: Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar/ Coracao Vagabundo
      Composer: Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Dieguito El Cigala (Vocals) & Bebo Valdes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Dieguito El Cigala (Vocals) & Bebo Valdes (Piano), Javier Colina (Bass), Caetano Veloso (Vocals)
      Album: Bebo & Cigala: Lagrimas Negras ~~ Not Available, Calle 54 Records, 82876559102
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:15
      Title: Sea Lady
      Composer: Wheeler / Winstone
      Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocal), John Taylor (Piano), Tony Coe (Clarinet, Tenor Sax)
      Album: Somewhere Called Home, ECM Records, ECM 1337 831 107-2
      Duration: 4:29
    • 22:20
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Adagio, Ma Non Troppo
      Composer: Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Antonin Novak, Vojtech Jouza (Violins)
      Performer(s): Antonin Novak, Vojtech Jouza (Violins), Karel Rehak (Viola), Jan Stros (Cello)
      Album: Chamber Works Vol.1: Suk - Suk Quartet, Supraphon, 11 1531-2 111
      Duration: 8:48
    • 22:29
      Title: La Lune Paresseuse
      Composer: Chaminade, Cecile
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano), Bengt Forsberg (Piano)
      Album: Chaminade: Melodies ~~ A285602, Deutsche Grammophon, 471331-2
      Duration: 2:31
    • 22:33
      Title: The Man Who Fell From Grace...
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: 3epkano ~~ F365005, Smiling Politely Records, Spr012
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:38
      Title: Cover Me
      Composer: Bjork
      Performer(s): Bjork (Vocals, Keyboards)
      Performer(s): Bjork (Vocals, Keyboards), Guy Sigsworth (Harpsichord)
      Album: Post - Bjork, Mother Records, 527733-2
      Duration: 2:06
    • 22:41
      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
    • 22:48
      Title: Annunciation
      Composer: Biber, Heinrich Ignaz
      Performer(s): Maya Homburger (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maya Homburger (Violin), Barry Guy (Doublebass)
      Album: Maya Homburger/ Barry Guy: Ceremony, ECM, 453847-2
      Duration: 2:41
    • 22:50
      Title: Lament For The Fallen
      Composer: Byrne, Brian
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Tales From The Walled City, Decca, B0017611 02
      Duration: 5:24
    • 22:56
      Title: Seoithín Mo Leanbh (Lullaby My Baby)
      Composer: Trad Arr O'Leary
      Performer(s): Caitriona O'Leary (Voice)
      Performer(s): Caitriona O'Leary (Voice), Adrian Hart (Fiddle); Emer Mayock (Flute); Kate Ellis (Cello); Mel Mercier (Bodhran)
      Album: Sleepsongs - Caitriona O'Leary and Dúlra, Heresy Records, Heresy 014
      Duration: 1:56
    • 22:59
      Title: Mornings At Bonny Doon/Janine's Reel/Liffey Bank
      Composer: Marchand/Sutherland/Trad
      Performer(s): Tony Mcmanus (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Tony Mcmanus (Guitar)
      Album: Pourquoi Quebec? (Recordno: Cdtrax151) ~~ R398003, Greentrax, Cdtrax151
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:06
      Title: Inutil Paisagem
      Composer: Jobim / De Oliveira
      Performer(s): Esperenza Spalding (Bass/ Vocal)
      Performer(s): Esperenza Spalding (Bass/ Vocal), Entcho Todorov (Vln), Lois Martin (Vla), Dave Eggar (Cello), Leo Genovese (Piano, Rhodes, Melodica), Terri Lyne Carrington (Drums), Quintino Cinalli (Perc)
      Album: Chamber Music Society, Heads Up International, HUI-31810-02
      Duration: 4:38
    • 23:11
      Title: Cloudburst
      Composer: Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Thomas Guthrie (Soloist And Speaker)
      Performer(s): Thomas Guthrie (Soloist And Speaker), Stephen Layton (Piano), Robert Millett And Pupils Of The Lady Eleanor Holles School, Middlesex (Percussion), Polyphony
      Album: Cloudburst and other choral works, Hyperion, CDA67543
      Duration: 8:25
    • 23:20
      Title: La Cathédral Engloutie -- Not Available
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Ivan Ilic (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ivan Ilic (Piano)
      Album: Piano - Ivan Ilic, IvanCDG.com / Mairie De Paris
      Duration: 5:24
    • 23:26
      Title: Cloudbusting --
      Composer: Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Theo Bleckmann ( Vocals, Live Electronic Voice Processing, Toy Piano, Glockenspiel, Caxixi)
      Performer(s): Theo Bleckmann ( Vocals, Live Electronic Voice Processing, Toy Piano, Glockenspiel, Caxixi), Skuli Sverrisson (Elec Bass), John Hollenbeck (Drums, Perc, Crotales), Henry Hey (Piano, Minimoog, Fender Rhodes, Prepared Harpsichord)M Caleb Burhans (Electric Violin & Guitar)
      Album: Theo Bleckmann: the Music of Kate Bush (Hello Earth), Winter & Winter, W&W 910 183-2
      Duration: 3:44
    • 23:30
      Title: Kfar
      Composer: Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure (Guitar), Idan Raichel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure (Guitar), Idan Raichel (Piano), Ossi Fine (Bass0, Souleymane Kane (Calabash)
      Album: The Toure-Raichel Collective, Cumbancha, CMB-CD-22
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:36
      Title: Echoing Wilderness
      Composer: Gilewitz, Richard
      Performer(s): Richard Gilewitz (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Richard Gilewitz (Guitar)
      Album: Synapse Collapse, Gillazilla, GZ1002
      Duration: 8:01
    • 23:44
      Title: The Ghost
      Composer: Tighe, Dylan
      Performer(s): Dyln Tighe (Vocals, Guitar, Keys)
      Performer(s): Dyln Tighe (Vocals, Guitar, Keys), Sean Macerlaine (Sax/Clar); Donal Macerlaine (Saw)
      Album: Record, Self Release, 5060195513711
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:49
      Title: I'Ll Be Seeing You -- Not Available
      Composer: Kahal / Fain
      Performer(s): Helen Merrill (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Helen Merrill (Vocal), Tom Harrell (Flugelhorn), Torrie Zito (Keyboards)
      Album: Brownie - Homage To Clifford Brown, Emarcy / Universal France, 522 363-2
      Duration: 4:53
    • 23:54
      Title: Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered -- Not Available
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Jim Hall (Guitar), Connie Kay (Drums), Percy Heath (Bass)
      Album: Feeling Blue (Recordno: 74321 400552), Camden, 74321 400552
      Duration: 6:25
    • 00:02
      Title: Ubi Caritas -- Not Available
      Composer: Anon
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Monks Of Glenstal Abbey
      Album: The Monks of Glenstal Abbey - Gregorian Chant, RTE / Ainm Records, Cd202
      Duration: 2:35
    • 00:06
      Title: Friedenslied
      Composer: Eisler/Brecht
      Performer(s): Theo Bleckmann (Voclas)
      Performer(s): Theo Bleckmann (Voclas), Fumio Yasuda (Piano)
      Album: Berlin: Songs of Love and War, Peace and Exile, Winter & Winter, 910 138-2
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:10
      Title: I Just Don´T Know What To Do With Myself
      Composer: Bacharach / David
      Performer(s): Rigmor Gustafsson (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Rigmor Gustafsson (Vocal), Radio String Quartet Vienna, Bernie Mallinger (Violin), Johannes Dickbauer (Violin), Cynthia Liao (Viola)
      Album: Calling You - Rigmor Gustafsson, ACT Records, 9722-2
      Duration: 3:57
    • 00:15
      Title: A Lendo Do Cavoclo
      Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Sergio Assad, Odair Assa
      Album: Obrigado Brazil - Yo-Yo Ma (Recordno: SK 89935), Sony Classical, SK 89935
      Duration: 3:10
    • 00:19
      Title: Suite Floral - Movement I - Idilio Na Rede
      Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Sonia Rubinsky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Sonia Rubinsky (Piano)
      Album: Villa-Lobos: Piano Music Volume 3 - Sonia Rubinsky, Naxos, 8.555286
      Duration: 3:02
    • 00:22
      Title: Moderato For Cello And Piano In A Minor
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Gary Hoffman (Cello)
      Performer(s): Gary Hoffman (Cello), Philippe Bianconi (Piano)
      Album: Shostakovich / Prokofiev, Le Chant du Monde, LDC2781112
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:25
      Title: Gardermoen
      Composer: Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Julia Kent (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julia Kent (Cello)
      Album: Delay (Recordno: Shayo012), Shayo, Shayo012
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:30
      Title: Falling Things (Where Does A Girl Begin?)
      Composer: Simonds, Clodagh
      Performer(s): Clodagh Simonds (Vocals & Piano)
      Performer(s): Clodagh Simonds (Vocals & Piano), Fovea Hex (Band); Brian Eno (Clock Of The Long Now Bells)
      Album: Fovea Hex : Here is Where we Used to Sing, Janet Records, JRDS004A
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:41
      Title: Electric Counterpoint -- Not Available
      Composer: Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Album: Crossing The Stone, Sony, SK87320
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:45
      Title: Forinfas
      Composer: Cantuaria, Vinicius/Frisell, Bill
      Performer(s): Vinicius Canuaria (Vocals/Guitar/Percussion)
      Performer(s): Vinicius Canuaria (Vocals/Guitar/Percussion), Bill Frisell (Guitars/Loops)
      Album: Lagrimas Mexicanas, Naive, NJ 621011
      Duration: 1:55
    • 00:47
      Title: Have A Little Faith In Me
      Composer: Hiatt, John
      Performer(s): Bill Frisell (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Bill Frisell (Guitar), Kermit Driscoll (Bass), Joey Baron (Drums)
      Album: The Best of Bill Frisell Vol 1 - Folk Songs, Nonesuch Records, 7559798633
      Duration: 5:43
    • 00:55
      Title: One For My Baby
      Composer: Arlen/Mercer
      Performer(s): Frank Sinatra
      Performer(s): Frank Sinatra
      Album: Sings For Only The Lonely, Capitol, CDP7484712
      Duration: 4:20

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