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 Wednesday 25 June 2014

This week on Blue Tunes...

On Wednesday's Blue, we look forward to a Blue Room Session with Belfast born pianist Michael McHale. in the midst of a hectic international schedule, Michael takes time out to join Carl for some tunes, choices and chat. He'll perform live, talk about his career and select some of the music that he listens to. This Blue Room Session comes your way after mid-night on Wednesday night. And in anticipation of the session Carl will feature some of Michael's recordings Monday and Tuesday. And there'll be the usual mix of great music...starting each night at 10.

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

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.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Canon Alla Ottava

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Fretwork

Album: Fretwork: Bach - The Art of the Fugue

Duration: 4:30


Title: Duet : Stabet Mater Dolorosa

Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Marianna Pizzolato (Contralto), Orchestra Dell'accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia Roma

Album: Stabat Mater A Tribute to Pergolesi ~~ Not Available

Duration: 4:31


Title: Agadiramadan

Composer: Bensusan, Pierre

Performer(s): Pierre Bensusan (Guitar)

Album: Intuite - Pierre Bensusan

Duration: 4:59


Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin - Prelude

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Imani Winds

Album: Imani Winds ~~ CDE04203

Duration: 3:00


Title: Je Voudrais

Composer: Ithier, Hubert

Performer(s): Imani Winds, Imani Winds, Rene Marie (Vocals), Joseph Tompkins (Percussion)

Album: Josephine Baker - A Life of le Jazz Hot!

Duration: 3:24


Title: A Sleepin' Bee -- Not Available

Composer: Arlen, Harold/Capote, Truman

Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), Ellis Marsalis (Piano), Reginald Veal (Bass), Herlin Riley (Drums)

Album: Standard Time Vol.3 - The Resolution Of Romance ~~ E247007

Duration: 3:15


Title: Cello Sonata No.2 (4th Movement) Allegretto Con Grazia

Composer: Reger, Max

Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Markus Becker (Piano)

Album: Max Reger: Cello Sonatas / Suites - Gerhardt / Becker (Recordno: CDA67581/2)

Duration: 5:24


Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Tasmin Little (Violin), Martin Roscoe (Piano)

Album: Tabula Rasa - Arvo Part

Duration: 8:15


Title: Day Is Done -- Day Is Done

Composer: Drake

Performer(s): Brad Mehldau (Piano), Larry Grenadier (Bass); Jeff Ballard (Drums)

Album: Day is Done ~~ E354004

Duration: 9:26


Title: Talking Dirty With The Whores

Composer: Niland, Albert

Performer(s): Albert Niland (Guitar/Vocals)

Album: Albert Niland

Duration: 3:45


Title: Kola (Lighthouse Version)

Composer: Amiina

Performer(s): Amiina

Album: The Lighthouse Project

Duration: 5:15


Title: Please Don´T Stop

Composer: Bona / Legend

Performer(s): Rigmor Gustafsson (Vocal), Radio String Quartet Vienna, Bernie Mallinger (Violin), Johannes Dickbauer (Violin), Cynthia Liao (Viola)

Album: Calling You - Rigmor Gustafsson

Duration: 4:02


Title: Yo Soy Maria

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Julia Zenko (Soprano), Gidon Kremer (Violin), Kremer Ata Musica

Album: Ave Maria (Recordno: 3984-21480-2) ~~ C697007

Duration: 3:19


Title: Ave Maria -- Not Available

Composer: Lauridsen, Morten

Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony

Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets

Duration: 6:44


Title: Dawn Mantra

Composer: Holohan, Michael

Performer(s): Therese Fahy (Piano)

Album: Fields of Blue and White (Recordno: 5 391512 4443344)

Duration: 3:59


Title: Sonata In G Major Bwv 1027 (1st Movement ) Adagio

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Jonathan Manson (Viola Da Gamba), Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)

Album: Bach: Sonatas for Viola Da Gamba and Harpsichord - Manson and Pinnock

Duration: 3:47


Title: For Kari

Composer: Warren, Trevor

Performer(s): Ranjana Ghatak (Vocals), Trevor Warren (Guitar), Chris Garrick (Violin), Neil Craig (Tabla), Peter Macdonald (Shakers), Jonty Fisher (Bass)

Album: Deva: Breathe EP

Duration: 7:10


Title: Voi Che Sapete -- Marriage Of Figaro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Mozart Arias (Recordno: 063014074)

Duration: 2:53


Title: Piano Concerto No.21 In C K467 (Elvira Madigan) (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano), Hallé Orchestra

Album: Film 100 - Classic Music From Your Favourite Movies - CD4

Duration: 6:47


Title: Goin Down Slow

Composer: Oden, S

Performer(s): Howlin Wolf

Album: Howlin' Wolf: Moanin' and Howlin'

Duration: 3:22


Title: Green Dolphin Street

Composer: Kaper, B./Washington, N.

Performer(s): Tommy Halferty (Guitar), Mike Nielsen (Guitar)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Imcd1011)

Duration: 5:33


Title: California

Complete Work Name: California

Composer: Mitchell

Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocal), James Taylor (Guitar); Sneeky Pete (Pedal Steel); Russ Kunkel (Drums)

Album: Blue

Duration: 3:50


Title: Go Down Easy -- Not Available

Composer: Martyn, John

Performer(s): John Martyn (Vocal, Guitar), John Bundrick (Keyboards), Dave Mattacks (Drums), Dave Pegg (Bass), Danny Thompson (Dbl Bass)

Album: Solid Air (Recordno: IMCD 274548147-2)

Duration: 3:37


Title: Stabat Mater (Ave Verum)

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Sharon Carty (Soprano), Rte Concert Orchestra, Galway Baroque Singers

Album: Ultimate Choral Classics March 22nd 2012

Duration: 3:37


Title: Summa -- Not Available

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Dublin Guitar Quartet

Album: Path - Various ~~ PD EL

Duration: 6:01


Title: The Book Of Right-On

Composer: Newsom, Joanna

Performer(s): Sarah Jarosz (Vocals), Nathaniel Smith (Cello); Alex Hargreaves (Violin)

Album: Build Me Up From Bones

Duration: 5:36


Title: The Ink In The Well

Composer: Sylvian

Performer(s): David Sylvian

Album: Brilliant Trees

Duration: 4:24


Title: String Quintet In G Major (2nd Movement) Intermezzo (Notturno)

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Edgar Meyer (Bass), Emerson String Quartet

Album: The Sunday Sessions: Mixed Company - Music from Saint Paul Sunday

Duration: 4:25


Title: Rainbow Over Sligo

Composer: Wickham, Steve; Stonier, Nigel

Performer(s): No Crows, Steve Wickham

Album: Waiting for the Tide

Duration: 3:36


Title: Eileen Mcmahon

Composer: Trad arr Jordan/Tallroth/Ljunggren

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

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

Duration: 6:09


Title: We Will Meet Again

Composer: Evans

Performer(s): John Mclaughlin (Guitar), Aighetta Quartet Yan Maresz (Bass)

Album: Time Remembered ~~ E228210

Duration: 4:20



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Text '51554'

Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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