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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 30 July 2014


    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.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    October 5th - 11th 

    Renowned Armenian jazz pianist Tigran Hamasyan has just released his first ECM recording - a sublime re-imagining of Armenian sacred music from the 5th through to the 20th Century. It features piano improvisations alongside stunning choral performances by the Yerevan State Chamber Choir. Luys i Luso (Light from the Light) is in the spotlight this week ahead of their Dublin Christ Church Concert Saturday 17th presented by Walton's World Masters Series..

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Poem (2nd Movement) Light And Calm
      Composer: Dupont, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Marie-Catherine Girod (Piano)
      Performer(s): Prazak Quartet
      Album: Gabriel Dupont - Poeme, Les Heures Dolentes, Journée De Printemps, Mirare, MIR 238
      Duration: 5:31
    • 22:07
      Title: Armonias Del Romañe
      Composer: Torres, Jose Fernandez
      Performer(s): Tomatito (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Tomatito (Guitar), Tomatito
      Album: Nuevo Flamenco, Nascente, NSCD014
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:10
      Title: Questa Mattina
      Composer: Trad Arr Mauro Durante
      Performer(s): Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
      Performer(s): Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
      Album: Pizzica indiavolata
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:17
      Title: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor (2nd Movement) Largo Ma Non Tanto -- Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor Bwv1043
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Vioin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Vioin), Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Kennedy Plays Bach with the Berlin Philharmonic, EMI, 7243 5 57091 2 7
      Duration: 6:36
    • 22:23
      Title: Weichet Nur, Betrubte Schatten
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano), Mostly Mozart Orchestra
      Album: Bach/ Handel Arias: Auger, Mostly Mozart, Schwarz, Delos International, DE3026
      Duration: 7:44
    • 22:33
      Title: Castles
      Composer: Bartlett, Thomas/ Amidon, Sam
      Performer(s): Thomas Bartlett Aka Doveman (Vocals, Piano,Et Al)
      Performer(s): Thomas Bartlett Aka Doveman (Vocals, Piano Et Al), Nico Muhly (Celeste)
      Album: The Conformist, Brassland, HWY 023
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:37
      Title: Pacific 1
      Composer: Wieselman, Doug
      Performer(s): Doug Wieselman (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Doug Wieselman (Clarinet)
      Album: From Water
      Duration: 4:53
    • 22:43
      Title: Fainne Geal An Lae/ Siobhainin Seo
      Composer: Trad Arr. Cooney
      Performer(s): Steve Cooney (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Steve Cooney (Guitar)
      Album: -- RTE Studio Recordings, RTE, RTE Studio Recordings
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:48
      Title: Slan + Breathnach
      Composer: Breatnach, Cormac
      Performer(s): Cormac Breatnach, ( Low Whistle)
      Performer(s): Cormac Breatnach, ( Low Whistle), ,Gavin Ralston (Guitar ), Robbie Harris (Percussion ), Fiachra Trench (Keyboards ) Aoife Doyle(Vocals)
      Album: Ealu, Diosca Mandala CD003
      Duration: 6:26
    • 22:56
      Title: Mominsko Horo
      Composer: Trad/Arr Casey/Mcglynn
      Performer(s): Donal Lunny/Arty Mcglynn/Nollaig Casey
      Performer(s): Donal Lunny/Arty Mcglynn/Nollaig Casey
      Album: Pure Bodhran Definitive C, Big Beat Music, BBM 001
      Duration: 2:30
    • 22:58
      Title: Carol
      Composer: Simonds / Lunny / Begg
      Performer(s): Clodagh Simonds (Harmonium And Vocals)
      Performer(s): Clodagh Simonds (Harmonium And Vocals), John Contrereras (Cello), Cora Venus Lunny (Violin), Michael Begg (Other Sounds)
      Album: Hail Hope, Janet Records, PROMO
      Duration: 3:51
    • 23:04
      Title: Cinema Paradiso: Main Theme -- Cinema Paradiso
      Composer: Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Charlie Haden (Doublebass)
      Performer(s): Charlie Haden (Doublebass), Pat Metheny (Guitar)
      Album: Beyond The Missouri Sky ~~ E248412, Verve, 537130-2
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:08
      Title: Michicant
      Composer: Vernon, Justin
      Performer(s): Justin Vernon (Vocals, Guitars)
      Performer(s): Justin Vernon (Vocals, Guitars), Bon Iver
      Album: Bon Iver: Bon Iver, Jagjaguwar, CAD3117CD
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:12
      Title: Devotional 3
      Composer: Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Ioana Petcu-Colan (Violin)
      Performer(s): Ioana Petcu-Colan (Violin)
      Album: On The Nature Of Electricity & Acoustics - Various (Recordno: 010), Heresy, 010
      Duration: 2:18
    • 23:16
      Title: Piano Trio In B Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Composer: Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s): Ioana Petcu Colan (Violin)
      Performer(s): Ioana Petcu Colan (Violin), Ensemble Avalon, Michael Mchale (Piano), Gerald Peregrine (Cello)
      Album: Ensemble Avalon - Piano Trios, RTE Lyric fm, CD116
      Duration: 6:15
    • 23:22
      Title: Concerto In F Minor (2nd Movement) Largo
      Composer: Bach, J.S.
      Performer(s): Jacques Loussier (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vincent Charbonnier (Bass), André Arpino (Drums)
      Album: My Personal Favorites: The Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Bach, Telarc, TEL-35319-02
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:29
      Title: Ophelia
      Composer: Peyroux, Madeleine, Batteau, David
      Performer(s): Madeline Peyroux (Vocals), Allen Toussaint (Piano)
      Performer(s): Madeline Peyroux (Vocals), Allen Toussaint (Piano), Christopher Bruce (Guitars), John Kirby (Keyboards) Meshell Ndegeocello (Bass), Jenny Scheinman (Violin)
      Album: Madeleine Peyroux : Standing on the Rooftop, Emarcy, 0602527734668
      Duration: 5:11
    • 23:34
      Title: First Girl I Loved
      Composer: Williamson, Robin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Incredible String Band
      Album: The Essential Guide To Folk - CD2 (Recordno: ESGCD 313-2), Union Square, ESGCD 313-2
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:39
      Title: Moments Of Pleasure
      Composer: Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Kate Bush (Vocals/ Piano)
      Performer(s): Kate Bush (Vocals/ Piano), The Waynflete Chamber Choir
      Album: Director's Cut ~~ CDB31846, Fish People, 5099902777221
      Duration: 6:31
    • 23:46
      Title: Have A Little Faith In Me
      Composer: Hiatt, John
      Performer(s): Bill Frisell (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Bill Frisell (Guitar), Kermit Driscoll (Bass), Joey Baron (Drums)
      Album: The Best of Bill Frisell Vol 1 - Folk Songs, Nonesuch Records, 7559798633
      Duration: 5:43
    • 23:52
      Title: Cello Suite No.3 (Prelude,Allemande And Courante)
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
      Performer(s): Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
      Album: Slava 75 (Recordno: 567807), EMI, 567807
      Duration: 10:58
    • 00:04
      Title: Lascia La Spina
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartolli (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartolli (Soprano), Les Musiciens Du Louvre - Grenoble
      Album: Sospiri: Cecilia Bartoli, Decca, 478 2558
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:10
      Title: The Second Law
      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: 3:09
    • 00:14
      Title: Llwynog (Fox)
      Composer: Hoyland, Martin/Lisa Jen
      Performer(s): 9bach
      Performer(s): 9bach
      Album: Tincian, Realword, CDRW202
      Duration: 4:31
    • 00:18
      Title: Kita Kaira
      Composer: Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Toumani Diabate (Kora)
      Performer(s): Toumani Diabate (Kora), Keletigui Diabate (Balafon), Bassekou Kouyate (Ngoni)
      Album: The Best Of Toumani Diabate ~~ R401404, Palm Pictures, Hncd1462
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:24
      Title: Goodbye, My Darling
      Composer: Trad Arr Diver/Lee
      Performer(s): Sam Lee (Vocals/Shruti Box)
      Performer(s): Sam Lee (Vocals/Shruti Box), Gerry Diver (Fiddle); Ed Hicks (Banjo); Jonny Bridgewood (Bass)
      Album: Ground of Its Own, The Nest Collective, TNCR001CD
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:29
      Title: Jynweythek Ylow
      Composer: James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): Alarm Will Sound
      Performer(s): Alarm Will Sound
      Album: Acoustica: Alarm Will Sound Performs Aphex Twin (Recordno CA21028), Cantaloupe Records, CA21028
      Duration: 2:30
    • 00:33
      Title: Guitar Concerto In A Major (2nd Movement) Andantino Siciliano
      Composer: Giuliani, Mauro
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), Emanuel Hurwitz (Violin), Ivor Mcmahon (Violin), Cecil Aronwitz (Viola), Terence Weil (Cello)
      Album: Julian Bream and Friends - George Malcolm, Melos Ensemble, Cremona Quartet, BMG, 09026 61599 2
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:39
      Title: Around And About (1st Movement) The Garden
      Composer: Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Sinead Farrell (Flute)
      Performer(s): Sinead Farrell (Flute), Roger Moffat (Vibraphone)
      Album: Perfect State, RTÉ lyric fm, Cd113
      Duration: 3:09
    • 00:43
      Title: Early Morning
      Composer: Beck, Gordon
      Performer(s): Gordon Beck (Keyboards)
      Performer(s): Gordon Beck (Keyboards)
      Album: The French Connection I & II, JMS, JMS 186 48-2
      Duration: 2:39
    • 00:46
      Title: Beautiful Friendship
      Composer: Kahn,Donald/Styne, Stanley
      Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocals)
      Album: A Beautiful Friendship - Remembering Shirley Horn, Gearbox Records, GB1515
      Duration: 5:22
    • 00:53
      Title: Northern Lights
      Composer: Mcloughlin, Dave
      Performer(s): Cop Control Dave Mcloughlin
      Performer(s): Dave Mcloughlin (Bouzouki), Ray Cohen (Fiddle/Guitar); Anna Houston (Cello); Bernard Tohill (Guitar)
      Album: Above and Below The Tide, Dave McLoughlin, DMCL01
      Duration: 4:37

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