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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 15 July 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Julian Bream fell in love with the guitar aged nine on hearing Django Reinhardt; he's 81 this week - we honour him on Blue with selections from his varied catalogue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Franz Liszt: Oct 20th - 26th 

    Franz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, we feature Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Gloria --
      Composer: Coulais, Bruno
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet), Daniele Di Bonaventura (Bandoneon), A Filetta
      Album: Mistico Mediterraneo (Recordno: ECM 2203 274 5621), ECM Records, ECM 2203 274 5621
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:05
      Title: Angels
      Composer: Croft/Sim/Smith (The Xx)
      Performer(s): Michelle O'Rourke (Voice); Sean Macerlaine (Reeds); Kate Ellis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Michelle O'Rourke (Voice); Sean Macerlaine (Reeds); Kate Ellis (Cello), Benedict Schlepper-Connolly (Voice /Guitar), Ergodos Musicians
      Album: Songs, Ergodos, Ergodos ER13
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:09
      Title: Lullaby From The Westcoast Sleepers
      Composer: Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Max Richter (Piano)
      Performer(s): Max Richter (Piano), Louisa Fuller (Violin), John Metcalfe (Viola), Ian Burdge (Cello), Chris Worsey, Preston Reed (Guitar)
      Album: 24 Postcards in Full Colour - Max Richter, FatCat Records, CD1307
      Duration: 2:02
    • 22:12
      Title: Violin Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) - Adagio
      Composer: Lolli, Antonio
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin)
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Concerto Italiano - Carmignola / Venice Baroque Orchestra / Marcon, Archiv Produktion, 4776606
      Duration: 5:31
    • 22:17
      Title: Ricercare A 6 (The Musical Offering)
      Complete Work Name: Ricercare A 6 Bwv 1079
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Maria Mosconi (Alto), Arnaud Thorette (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maria Mosconi (Alto), Arnaud Thorette (Violin), Antoine Pierlot (Cello), Johan Farjot (Piano)
      Album: Bach Transcriptions - Ensemble Contraste (Recordno: LDV 04), la dolce vita, LDV 04
      Duration: 6:43
    • 22:26
      Title: Alas De Plata
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Silvia Iriondo (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Silvia Iriondo (Vocal), Quique Sinesi (Piccolo Guitar); Maria Grisiglione (Vocal); Mario Silva (Birds)
      Album: Tierra Que Anda (Recordno: Carmo/16 9869142), Carmo, Carmo/16 9869142
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:38
      Title: Ruby Tuesday -- Not Available
      Composer: Jagger/Richards
      Performer(s): Dick Gaughan (Guitar & Vocals)
      Performer(s): Dick Gaughan (Guitar & Vocals), Mary Macmaster (Clarsach)
      Album: Sail On, Greentrax, CDTRAX109
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:42
      Title: Love For Sale -- Not Available
      Composer: Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal), Joe Pass (Guitar)
      Album: Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass "Easy Living", OJC, 0888072328419
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:48
      Title: Sentimental Lady
      Composer: Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Johnny Hodges (Alto Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Johnny Hodges (Alto Saxophone), Duke Ellington Orchestra
      Album: Blues In Orbit, Columbia / Legacy, 512915 2
      Duration: 4:02
    • 22:52
      Title: Little Fly
      Composer: Blake/ Spalding
      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: 3:33
    • 22:56
      Title: He Wishes His Beloved Were Dead From That The Night Come
      Composer: Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), The Crash Ensemble
      Album: Grá agus Bás, Nonesuch Records, 7559 79772 7
      Duration: 4:06
    • 23:01
      Title: Danza Espanola No.4
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Spanish Guitar Recital ~~ D361709, RCA, 74321680162
      Duration: 6:35
    • 23:09
      Title: Oscarine
      Composer: Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): Vincent Segal (Cello)
      Performer(s): Vincent Segal (Cello), Ballake Sissoko (Kora)
      Album: Chamber Music (Recordno: NOF 532) ~~ PD RB, No Format, NOF 532
      Duration: 5:41
    • 23:15
      Title: The False Bride
      Composer: Trad Arr Collins
      Performer(s): Shirley Collins (Vocals, Banjo)
      Performer(s): Shirley Collins (Vocals, Banjo)
      Album: The Classic Collection
      Duration: 4:15
    • 23:21
      Title: Piano Sonata In A (2nd Movement) Menuetto - Trio
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Album: Mozart (Recordno: 429739-2) ~~ D100607, Deutsche Grammophon, 429739-2
      Duration: 5:46
    • 23:27
      Title: Dove Sei (Art Thou Troubled)
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Andreas Scholl (Alto/Countertenor)
      Performer(s): Andreas Scholl (Alto/Countertenor), Accademia Bizantina
      Album: Arias For Senesino, Decca, 4756569
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:33
      Title: As Ssafar
      Composer: Samawatie
      Performer(s): Cymin Samawatie (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Cymin Samawatie (Vocals), Benedikt Jahnel (Piano), Ralf Schwarz (Bass), Ketan Bhatti (Drums)
      Album: Cyminology: As Ney, ECM, 2084 1780149
      Duration: 2:59
    • 23:36
      Title: Misa Criolla - Kyrie
      Composer: Ramirez, Ariel
      Performer(s): Jose Carreras
      Performer(s): Jose Carreras, Jose Luis Ocejo, Coral Salve De Laredo / Sociedad Coral De Bilbao
      Album: The No.1 Classical Album, PolyGram Classics an Jazz, 4561952
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:40
      Title: Sibuni Ya Nass
      Composer: Fakhri, Sabah
      Performer(s): Tarab
      Performer(s): Tarab, Kate Ellis (Cello); Robbie Harris (Bodhran, Percussion), Emer Mayock (Flutes,Whistles,Pipes); Nick Roth (Sax, Furulya,Davul); Francesco Turrisi(Accordion,Percussion)
      Album: Tarab, IMC, TAQCD001
      Duration: 4:35
    • 23:48
      Title: La Chambre
      Composer: Brahem, Anour
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud)
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud), Francois Couturier (Piano); Jean-Louis Matinier (Accordian)
      Album: Le Voyage de Sahar (Recordno: ECM 1915 987 4651), ECM, ECM 1915 987 4651
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:52
      Title: Perperouna
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Savina Yannatou (Voice)
      Performer(s): Savina Yannatou (Voice), Primavera En Salonico
      Album: Songs of an Other (Recordno: ECM2057), ECM, ECM2057
      Duration: 5:14
    • 23:59
      Title: Both Sides Now
      Composer: Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Album: Both Sides Now, Reprise
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:04
      Title: Heartbeats
      Composer: Karin Dreijer Andersson/Olof Dreijer
      Performer(s): Jose Gonzalez (Vocal / Guitar)
      Performer(s): Jose Gonzalez (Vocal / Guitar)
      Album: Heartbeats, Peacefrog, PROMO
      Duration: 2:43
    • 00:09
      Title: The Voice Of Silence (Prologue)
      Composer: Mikkelborg, Palle
      Performer(s): Helen Davies (Harp)
      Performer(s): Helen Davies (Harp), Nicolai Shultz (Flute), The Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra
      Album: The Voice Of Silence - Palle Mikkelborg, Stunt Records, STUCD01042
      Duration: 10:08
    • 00:21
      Title: Study No.2 In D Flat Major
      Composer: Godowsky, Leopold
      Performer(s): Ivan Ilic (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ivan Ilic (Piano)
      Album: Godowsky : 22 Chopin Studies Ivan Ilic, Paraty, 311205
      Duration: 3:14
    • 00:24
      Title: Pastorales: Six Pieces For Cello And Piano (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Martinu, Bohuslav
      Performer(s): Christian Benda (Cello)
      Performer(s): Christian Benda (Cello), Sebastien Benda (Piano)
      Album: Martinu - Works For Cello And Piano, Volume 2, Naxos, 8.554503
      Duration: 6:49
    • 00:32
      Title: The Book Of Love
      Composer: Merritt, Stephen
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocal)
      Album: Peter Gabriel - Scratch My Back (Recordno: 797520) ~~ PD MW, Virgin, 797520
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:36
      Title: Stay
      Composer: Wallumrod, Christian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Susanna Karolina Wallumrod (Vocal, Piano, Guitar)
      Album: Sonata Mix Dwarf Cosmos (Recordno: RCD2066), Rune Grammofon, RCD2066
      Duration: 4:59
    • 00:42
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto No.2 In F Op.102
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
      Performer(s): Dmitri Alexeev (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Relax More (Recordno: Cfmcd32) ~~ G365808, Classic FM, Cfmcd32
      Duration: 6:08
    • 00:49
      Title: What Would I Ever Do With A Rose?
      Composer: Wainwright, Rufus
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Rufus
      Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright (Vocals & Piano)
      Album: All Days Are Nights:songs For Lulu, Decca, 2735558
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:53
      Title: Burma Shave
      Composer: Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocals)
      Album: Tom Waits - Asylum Years (Recordno: 7559-60494-2), Asylum Records, 7559-60494-2
      Duration: 6:33

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