The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Sept 22: On Monday's Blue we'll dip into our featutred album - Moderato Cantabile by Anja Lechner and Francois Couturier (see Blue Tunes below); June Tabor sings a Maggie Holland classic; French producer Nicolas Repac remixes Gene Kelly;  Pat Metheny and Charlie Haden, old mates together playing Morricone; Irish singer Ronan Hession AKA Mumblin Deaf Ro; a Haydn Violin Concerto; Chamber Choir Ireland sing my namesake Frank Corcoran;  new from Begley McKay and Stout; Buille with a Vallely tune; and Scottish harpist Savourna Stevenson reflects on the Referendum with Cutting the Chord; New from Shara Worden AKA My Brightest Diamond (pictured); These and lots more. Join Carl for a 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 21 July 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week we feature recordings by the Talich Quartet. Join us for nightly string quartet (and sextet) recordings by an ensemble, currently led by Jan Talich Jnr, in its 50th year.

    Blue Tunes Recommended

    Moderato Cantabile; Lechner  + Couturier; Sept 22nd - 28th 

    For many years, classically-trained cellist Anja Lechner and jazz pianist Francois Couturier collaborated in the Tarkovsky Quartet. This month, the pair released new arrangements of works by Federico Mompou, G.I. Gurdjieff and Komitas. Hear selections from “Moderato cantabile” each night this week.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: I Won't Last A Day Without You
      Composer: Nichols / Williams
      Performer(s): Tommy Emmanuel (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Martin Taylor (Guitar)
      Album: The Colonel & the Governor, Mesa / Blue Moon, 2307
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:06
      Title: 3 Preludes (1st Movement)
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Jeffrey Kahane (Piano)
      Album: Made In America - Yo-Yo Ma ~~ G252106, Sony, Sk53126
      Duration: 1:44
    • 22:08
      Title: 3 Preludes (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto E Poco Rubato
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Jeffrey Kahane (Piano)
      Album: Made In America - Yo-Yo Ma ~~ G252106, Sony, Sk53126
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:15
      Title: Bambodansarna
      Composer: Johannsson
      Performer(s): Christ Stout (Fiddle)
      Performer(s): Christ Stout (Fiddle), Chris Stout Quintet
      Album: Devil's Advocate ~~ R520602, Greentrax, Cdtrax305
      Duration: 4:36
    • 22:20
      Title: For Pastora
      Composer: Morente
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Estrella Morente (Vocal), Alfredo Lagos (Guitar & Clapping)
      Album: My Songs and a Poem, Real World, CDRW101
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:25
      Title: Windfall
      Composer: Taylor, John
      Performer(s): Charlie Haden (Bass); John Taylor (Piano)
      Performer(s): Charlie Haden (Bass); John Taylor (Piano)
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:34
      Title: String Quartet No.5 In Eb Major (3rd Movement) Adagio Non Troppo
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Talich Quartet
      Performer(s): Quatuor Talich
      Album: Mendelssohn - Complete String Quartets (3-CD), La dolce volta, LDV 115.7
      Duration: 8:39
    • 22:43
      Title: After The Tryst
      Composer: Macmillan, James
      Performer(s): Gregory Harrington (Violin)
      Performer(s): Gregory Harrington (Violin), Simon Mulligan (Piano)
      Album: A Different World: the music of James Macmillan, Estile, Estile Records
      Duration: 2:52
    • 22:46
      Title: Kuus, Kuus, Kallike
      Composer: Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Montserrat Figueras (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Montserrat Figueras (Soprano), Arianna Savall (Soprano) (Harp), Hesperion Xx1
      Album: Harmonie Universelle 2 ~~ PD OB, Aliavox, AV9839
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:52
      Title: River, Stay 'Way From My Door
      Composer: Basie / Rushing
      Performer(s): Jimmy Rushing (Vocals), Dave Brubeck (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jimmy Rushing (Vocals), Dave Brubeck (Piano), Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Eugene Wright (Bass), Joe Morello (Drums)
      Album: Brubeck & Rushing, Columbia / Legacy, CK 65727
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:56
      Title: Day Is Done -- Day Is Done
      Composer: Drake
      Performer(s): Brad Mehldau (Piano)
      Performer(s): Brad Mehldau (Piano), Larry Grenadier (Bass); Jeff Ballard (Drums)
      Album: Day is Done ~~ E354004, Nonesuch, 755979910-2
      Duration: 9:26
    • 23:06
      Title: Poor Mum
      Composer: Drake, Molly
      Performer(s): Molly Drake (Vocal, Piano)
      Performer(s): Molly Drake (Vocal, Piano)
      Album: Family Tree (Recordno: 1734041), Island Records, 1734041
      Duration: 1:38
    • 23:08
      Title: River Man
      Composer: Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocal, Guitar)
      Album: Five Leaves Left (Recordno: 842 915-2), Island, 842 915-2
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:13
      Title: Pacific 1
      Composer: Wieselman, Doug
      Performer(s): Doug Wieselman (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Doug Wieselman (Clarinet)
      Album: From Water
      Duration: 4:53
    • 23:20
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 2 In F Major Op. 99 - Movement Ii - Adagio Affetuoso
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Album: Brahms: Cello Sonatas - Steven Isserlis, Stephen Hough, Hyperion, CDA67529
      Duration: 6:33
    • 23:26
      Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade -- Not Available
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
      Album: On Wings of Song: Barbara Bonney / Geoffrey Parsons ~~ A213205, Teldec, 0630-12340-2
      Duration: 4:06
    • 23:35
      Title: Meserev
      Composer: Rooney, Edward And James
      Performer(s): Jung Turks
      Performer(s): Jung Turks, Edward Rooney(Guitar/Bass/Mandolin/Keys); James Rooney(Drums/Percussion/Tabla)
      Album: Liber Eth, Oejaipha, OEJ001
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:40
      Title: Armenia City In The Sky
      Composer: Keene, John
      Performer(s): Petra Haden
      Performer(s): Petra Haden
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:45
      Title: Ballad Impromptu
      Composer: Broadbent, Alan
      Performer(s): Alan Broadbent Trio
      Performer(s): Alan Broadbent Trio, Alan Broadbent (Piano), Putter Smith (Bass), Joe Labarbera (Drums)
      Album: Personal Standards, Concord Jazz, CCD-4757-2
      Duration: 6:01
    • 23:55
      Title: Concerto Da Camera For Violin And String Orchestra - Movement Vi - Epilogo - Tempo Di Eligia
      Composer: Lourie, Arthur
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer (Violin), Deutche Kammerphilharmonie
      Album: The Many Musics of Gidon Kremer - Disk 1, Deutsche Grammophon, 4776535
      Duration: 6:10
    • 00:01
      Title: Di Questa Cetra In Seno
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Academy Of Ancient Music Berlin
      Album: Italian Arias, Decca, 467248-2
      Duration: 5:13
    • 00:08
      Title: A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
      Composer: Maschwitz / Sherwin
      Performer(s): Stella Bass
      Performer(s): Stella Bass
      Album: Too Darn Hot, MCPS Ireland, SB96
      Duration: 6:01
    • 00:13
      Title: Rainbow Over Sligo
      Composer: Wickham, Steve; Stonier, Nigel
      Performer(s): No Crows
      Performer(s): No Crows, Steve Wickham
      Album: Waiting for the Tide, WHRL, WHRL 0016
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:18
      Title: Lament -- Not Available
      Composer: Johnson, J.J.
      Performer(s): Kenny Burrell (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Kenny Burrell (Guitar), Hubert Laws (Flute), Roberto Miranda (Bass), Gerald Cameron (Drums)
      Album: 75th Birthday Bash Live! (Recordno: 0946-3 74906 2 4), Blue Note, 0946-3 74906 2 4
      Duration: 6:12
    • 00:24
      Title: I'M Still Here -- Follies
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Elaine Stritch (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Elaine Stritch (Vocals)
      Album: Elaine Stritch - At Liberty (Recordno: 12994), DRG Records, 12994
      Duration: 6:24
    • 00:32
      Title: Verbum I: Pater, Dimitte Illis: Non Enim Sciunt Qui Faciunt - Aria
      Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Konstantinn Wolff (Bass)
      Performer(s): Konstantinn Wolff (Bass), Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin
      Album: Pergolesi - Septem verba a Christo (Recordno: HMC 902155), Harmonia Mundi, HMC 902155
      Duration: 4:38
    • 00:36
      Title: Sonnet De Pétrarque
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Album: Nikolai Lugansky - Liszt, Naive / Ambroisie, AM 205
      Duration: 6:50
    • 00:44
      Title: A Great Divide
      Composer: O'Halloran, Dustin
      Performer(s): Dustin O'Halloran (Piano, Synths, Electronics, Celestina, Celeste)
      Performer(s): Dustin O'Halloran (Piano, Synths, Electronics, Celestina, Celeste), Johann Johansson (Electronics, Processing) Andrew Bryanbamm (Wiltzie, Gtrs), Peter Broderick (Violas), Acme Strings
      Album: Dustin O'Halloran: Lumiere (Recordno: CD12-14), Fat Cat Records, CD12-14
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:51
      Title: No Bad News
      Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy, Emmett Kelly (Guitar), Dawn Mccarthy (Vocals), Paul Oldham (Bass), Valgeir Sigurdsson (Mixing), Jim White (Drums
      Album: The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy, Domino Records, WIGCD182
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:56
      Title: Garun A
      Composer: Komitas
      Performer(s): Tigran Mansurian (Vocals & Piano)
      Performer(s): Tigran Mansurian (Vocals & Piano), Kim Kashkashian (Viola), Robyn Schulkowsky (Perc)
      Album: Music of Tigran Mansurian and Komitas, ECM, ECM 1754
      Duration: 3:22

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