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    July 22. Tuesday's Blue once again shines the spotlight on the Talich Quartet  (see Blue Tunes  below) - tonight they perform Brahms; a family thing with Tanya Haden singing with Dad Charlie; another family connection - two separate tracks; first, Irish composer/arranger TC Kelly coupled with London based Ranagri (Harpist Jean Kelly grand-daughter of TC); Dutch harpist Anne Vanschothorst; Irish violinist Gregory Harrington playing Piazzolla(pictured); Deborah York sings Vivaldi;  Kate Bush from her Director's Cut; Czech artist Iva Bittova; Irish artist Dylan Tighe; New York born 19thC composer George Templeton Strong;  For these and many more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 24 June 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, we feature the recordings of a blues singer, guitarist and harmonica-player who enjoyed much success with Chess Records during the 1950s - the one and only Howlin' Wolf.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Talich Quartet; July 21st - July 27th

     

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939.His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue. (Picture © courtesy Bernard Martinez La Dolce Volta)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      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
    • 22:11
      Title: Aerial Boundaries
      Composer: Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges, Windham Hill, 01934 11612 2
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:18
      Title: Sonata For Flute And Continuo - Adagio
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)
      Album: Guitar Recital - Steve Kostelnik, Naxos, 8.554214
      Duration: 2:44
    • 22:21
      Title: Gymnopédie 1
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Anne Queffélec (Piano)
      Performer(s): Anne Queffélec (Piano)
      Album: Satie & Compagnie (Recordno: MIR 189), Mirare, MIR 189
      Duration: 2:58
    • 22:31
      Title: Lotus Blossom --
      Composer: Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)
      Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)
      Album: Passion Flower - Fred Hersch Plays Billy Strayhorn (Recordno: 79395-2), Nonesuch, 79395-2
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:34
      Title: Day Dream --
      Composer: Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)
      Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano), Drew Gress (Bass), Tom Rainey (Drums), String Orchestra
      Album: Passion Flower - Fred Hersch Plays Billy Strayhorn (Recordno: 79395-2), Nonesuch, 79395-2
      Duration: 5:21
    • 22:40
      Title: Apparatchik (With Lisa Hannigan)
      Composer: Noonan, Paul
      Performer(s): Printer Clips
      Performer(s): Printer Clips
      Album: The Left Sleeve EP, Printer Clips
      Duration: 4:30
    • 22:46
      Title: Violin Sonata In G Minor (2nd Movement) Andante
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin), Cedric Tiberghien (Piano)
      Album: Schubert - Complete works for violin and piano, Hyperion, CDA67911-2
      Duration: 6:22
    • 23:01
      Title: Idris
      Composer: Ranagri
      Performer(s): Ranagri
      Performer(s): Ranagri
      Album: The Bogeyman - EP, Ranagri, Ranagri (887516974335)
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:07
      Title: Ely's Shuffle
      Composer: Martin, Neil/Mcguire,Seamus
      Performer(s): West Ocean String Quartet
      Performer(s): West Ocean String Quartet
      Album: An Indigo Sky -- WORCD, West Ocean records, WORCD
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:13
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Composer: Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony
      Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets, Hyperion, CDA67449
      Duration: 6:40
    • 23:19
      Title: Clair De Lune -- Suite Bergamasque
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Album: Debussy: Integrale de l'Ouvre pour Piano, Auvidis, Astreee8531
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:26
      Title: Z Twig
      Composer: Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin (Richard D. James)
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin (Richard D. James)
      Album: Selected Ambient Works 2 ~~ CIR- LB, Warp Records, WARPCD021
      Duration: 2:05
    • 23:28
      Title: Freedom/Saoirse
      Composer: Hayes/Cahill/O'Lionaird/O Raghallagh/Bartlett
      Performer(s): Iarla O'Lionaire (Vocals); Thomas Bartlett (Piano)
      Performer(s): Iarla O'Lionaire (Vocals); Thomas Bartlett (Piano), Caoimhin O Raghallaigh (Hardanger D'Amore); Martin Hayes (Fiddle); Dennis Cahill (Guitar)
      Album: The Gloaming, Real World Records, Promo Copy
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:34
      Title: Way Go, Lily
      Composer: Amidon, Sam
      Performer(s): Sam Amidon (Guitar/Vocals)
      Performer(s): Sam Amidon (Guitar/Vocals)
      Album: I See The Sign, Bedroom Community, Promo Copy
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:38
      Title: The Red Rooster
      Composer: Dixon, Willie
      Performer(s): Howlin Wolf Featuring Eric Clapton
      Performer(s): Howlin Wolf Featuring Eric Clapton
      Album: The Blue Guitar Box CD 2, Sequel, Sequel N/A
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:45
      Title: Wild Horses
      Composer: Jagger / Richards
      Performer(s): Solveig Slettahjell (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Solveig Slettahjell (Vocals), Morten Qvenild (Piano, Various Instruments)
      Album: Antologie - Solveig Slettahjell, Jazzland, 602527785349
      Duration: 6:01
    • 23:51
      Title: She Moved Through The Fair
      Composer: Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Album: The Irish Piano, RTE lyric fm, CD138
      Duration: 4:25
    • 23:57
      Title: My Youth
      Composer: Wold, Steve
      Performer(s): Seasick Steve (Vocals, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Seasick Steve (Vocals, Guitar)
      Album: I Started Out With Nothing And I Still Got Most Of It Left, Warner Bros, 825846941117
      Duration: 2:25
    • 00:00
      Title: Sonata In B Minor - Allegro
      Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Album: Music for a Perfect Day / wedding music for harp, TELARC, CD80590
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:03
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor Op. 23 - Movement Ii - Andantino Semplice
      Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor Op. 23
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Great Piano Concertos - Vladimir Ashkenazy - Disk 4, Decca, 473 605-2
      Duration: 6:45
    • 00:12
      Title: God Bless The Child -- Not Available
      Composer: Holiday, Billie
      Performer(s): John Etheridge (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Etheridge (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)
      Album: Places Between ~~ D451508, Sony Classical, 88697009072
      Duration: 5:03
    • 00:16
      Title: One For My Baby
      Composer: Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocal)
      Album: Songs For Distingué Lovers ~~ E216504, Verve, 539056-2
      Duration: 5:42
    • 00:23
      Title: Black Musette
      Composer: Repac, Nicolas
      Performer(s): Nicolas Repac (All Instruments, Samples)
      Performer(s): Nicolas Repac (All Instruments, Samples)
      Album: Nicolas Repac: Swing-Swing (Recordno: NOF9817787), No Format, NOF9817787
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:28
      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
    • 00:35
      Title: Serenade From Hassan -- Serenade From Hassan
      Composer: Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Celebration - Julian Lloyd Webber - Disk 2, RCA Red Seal, 74321 84112 2
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:39
      Title: Ikon -- Not Available
      Composer: Silvestrov, Valentin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Callino Quartet
      Album: A Place Between, Louth Contemporary Music society, LCMS901
      Duration: 4:25
    • 00:48
      Title: None Of You Will Ever See A Penny
      Composer: Pallett
      Performer(s): Final Fantasy (Vocal & Violin)
      Performer(s): Final Fantasy (Vocal & Violin)
      Album: Has a Good Home, Tomlab, TOM 54 CD
      Duration: 2:32
    • 00:51
      Title: Bigger Than Home
      Composer: Delago, Manu
      Performer(s): Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards)
      Performer(s): Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards)
      Album: Bigger Than Home, www.sessionworkrec.com, SWR 52/13
      Duration: 4:46
    • 00:57
      Title: Running Through The Night
      Composer: Fullbrook, Hollie
      Performer(s): Tiny Ruins (Hollie Fullbrook) Guitar, Vocals Cell
      Performer(s): Tiny Ruins (Hollie Fullbrook) Guitar, Vocals Cell, J Walker (Guitar, Violin, Piano)
      Album: Some Were Meant For Sea, Spunk Records, WOOMECD009
      Duration: 3:40

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