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 Monday 28 July 2014

This Week on Blue....

Greek composer Eleni Karaindrou(pictured below) , best known for scoring the films of Greek director Theo Angelopoulos, has composed a Stage Cantata, "David" for soloists, choir and orchestra based on a text by an unknown 18th century poet from the Greek island of Chios. ECM's Manfred Eicher produced a recording of a live 2010 performance with violist Kim Kashkashian leading the ensemble. This recording was recently released and it's Carl's featured choice all this week on the Blue of the Night.

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

American pianist/producer Thomas Bartlett is best known to us as a key component of The Gloaming. But there's much more too him - find out each night this week.

LOUIS REMEMBERED

It's been a sad year for the music world with the loss of many iconic figures. One of our own legends, jazz guitarist Louis Stewart left us earlier this year. Louis' musical legacy is recognised and lauded in the international jazz world. At home in Ireland, where he chose to base himself even at the peak of his international fame, he became a friend and mentor to many in a burgeoning jazz community. His loss is immense. In March 2014, Louis was the featured artist on The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran. This special programme features many of Louis' wonderful performances and his chat with Carl, recalling his early days and the highlights of his international career.

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Music Played on the Show

22:14

Title: Dime Que No

Composer: Fonseca, R./Alfaro, M.C.

Performer(s): Roberto Fonseca (Piano), Cachaito Lopez (Bass); Ramses Rodriguez (Percussion)

Album: Zamazu / Enja / ENJ-9499 2

Duration: 3:13

22:18

Title: Asleep (From Five Tango Sensations)

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Kronos Quartet, La Mystère Des Voix Bulgares

Album: A Thousand Thoughts / Nonesuch 536952 / 536952

Duration: 5:26

22:24

Title: Impro 1 - Somni

Composer: Savall, Ferran

Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Impro / Alia Vox / AVSA9906

Duration: 5:02

22:41

Title: Om Namaha Shiva

Composer: S. Coe/ S. Chandra

Performer(s): Sheila Chandra (Vocal)

Album: Sheila Chandra: Weaving My Ancestors'Voices / Real World / CDRW 24 0777 7 86722 2 7

Duration: 2:56

22:44

Title: 'Ouses, 'Ouses, 'Ouses

Composer: Copper/Emmerson/Chandra/Coe

Performer(s): John Cooper (Vocal), Sheila Chandra (Vocal); Simon Emmerson (Guitar); Phil Beer (Violin); Barney M Brown (Cello); Richard Evans (Bass

Album: The Imagined Village ~~ R533201 / Realworld / CDRW147

Duration: 6:20

22:51

Title: Stream Of Joy

Composer: Tagore, Rabindranath

Performer(s): Zoe Rahmann (Piano), Arnob (Vocals), Idris Rahmann (Clarinet, Flute, Bass Clarinet), Kuljitt Bhamra (Perc), Samy Bishai (Vln)

Album: Zoe & Idris Rahman: Where Rivers Meet / Manushi Records / MANUCD004

Duration: 5:20

22:56

Title: O Magnum Mysterium -- Not Available

Composer: Byrd, William

Performer(s): Jan Lundgren (Piano), The Gustaf Sjokvist Chamber Choir

Album: Magnum Mysterium ~~ PD EL / ACT / 9457-2

Duration: 5:45

23:04

Title: Billie's Blues

Composer: Holiday, Billie

Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocals)

Album: The Essential Billie Holiday (Recordno: METROCD098) / Metro / METROCD098

Duration: 4:14

23:08

Title: One For Annie

Composer: Halferty, Tommy

Performer(s): Tommy Halferty Trio, Dave Redmond (Bass); Kevin Brady (Drums)

Album: Burkina / Self Release / TH01

Duration: 6:43

23:17

Title: Du Bist Die Ruh -- Not Available

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 4552941823) / Decca / 4552941823

Duration: 5:20

23:22

Title: Piano Sonata In A Minor. Op.42 D845 (4th Movement0 Rondo : Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)

Album: Alfred Brendel Schubert Piano Works 1822 - 1828 ~~ PD OB / Decca / 4782622

Duration: 5:11

23:29

Title: Sunrise

Composer: Amidon, Sam/Bartlett, Thomas

Performer(s): Doveman (Aka Thomas Bartlett (Piano/Vocals), Sam Amidon (Banjo/Acc Guitar); Dougie Bowne (Drums) Shahzad Ismaily (El Guitar); Peter Ecklund (Cornet)

Album: With My Left Hand I Raise the Dead / Brassland / HWY 017

Duration: 5:25

23:35

Title: Song 44

Composer: The Gloaming

Performer(s): The Gloaming

Album: The Gloaming / Realworld / Cdrwp200

Duration: 6:44

23:43

Title: Three To Get Ready

Composer: Brubeck, Dave

Performer(s): Dave Brubeck (Piano), Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Eugene Wright (Bass), Joe Morello (Drums)

Album: Their Last Time Out - The Dave Brubeck Quartet (2-CD) / Columbia/Legacy / 88697 81562 2

Duration: 5:37

23:49

Title: Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)

Composer: Lennon, John

Performer(s): Stephan Meinberg (Trumpet), Ndr Big Band

Album: John Lennon - In My Own Write / Provocateur Records / PVC1041

Duration: 4:54

00:01

Title: Spacekadetten

Composer: Tallroth, Roger

Performer(s): Vasen

Album: Vasen: Mindset / Northside / NSD6097

Duration: 3:28

00:06

Title: The Bold Fenian Men

Composer: Trad Arr Jordan/Tallroth

Performer(s): Cathy Jordan, Roger Tallroth (Guitar)

Album: All the Way Home / Blix Street / G"-10201

Duration: 5:16

00:13

Title: Pour La Harpe - Valse Romantique

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)

Album: The Harpist - Catrin Finch / Sony Classical / SK93103

Duration: 3:30

00:17

Title: Bamba

Composer: Finch, Catrin/Keita, Seckou

Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp); Seckou Keita (Kora)

Album: Clychau Dibon

Duration: 8:42

00:26

Title: Llwynog (Fox)

Composer: Hoyland, Martin/Lisa Jen

Performer(s): 9bach

Album: Tincian / Realword / CDRW202

Duration: 4:31

00:40

Title: You Compare Her To A Rose

Composer: Blunnie, Ailie

Performer(s): Ailie Blunnie (Vocals/Keyboards), Dan Bodwell (Bass); Dave Mccune (Drums); Roisin Blunnie/Cliodhna Ni Fhatharta (B'Vocals)

Album: On Love..and other murder mysteries / Happy Out Records / HOR001

Duration: 4:55

00:44

Title: Dance Without Answer

Composer: Winstone / Gesing

Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocals), Klaus Gesing (Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone), Glauco Venier (Piano)

Album: Dance Without Answer / ECM Records / ECM 2333 374 3047

Duration: 5:18

00:50

Title: Jullundur

Composer: Garcia Fons, Renaud

Performer(s): Renaud Garcia Fons (Bass), See Notes In Memo For Oriental Bass Track

Album: Oriental Bass -- ENJ-9334 2 / Enja / ENJ-9334 2

Duration: 3:54

00:55

Title: Me At The Museum; You At The Wintergarden

Composer: Fullbrook, Hollie

Performer(s): Tiny Ruins

Album: Brightly Painted One

Duration: 2:36

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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