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 Thursday 31 July 2014

This Week on Blue....

Luka Bloom(pictured below) has been a highly acclaimed singer/songwriter for nearly four decades, revered at home and abroad  for his heartfelt and thought-provoking songs. His most recent album Frugalisto  is a collection of acoustic songs sung with heart and soul - several of the songs inspired by his recent move to Clare. We feature tracks from the album this week on Blue and he  joins Carl on Wednesday for a Blue of the Night Session - tunes, chats and choices.

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And on Thursday's Blue - a special treat captured during our recent visit to Castalia Hall. Malcolm Proud and Marja Gaynor LIVE for a performance of German Baroque composer Georg Muffat's Sonata for Violin and basso continuo and Malcolm continues with Couperin's Ordre 22.

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

22:04

Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Major - Fugue

Composer: Enescu, George

Performer(s): Luiza Borac (Piano)

Album: Enescu: Piano Music Volume 2 - Luiza Borac / Avie / AV25081

Duration: 6:13

22:07

Title: Leonardo Dreams Of His Flying Machine

Composer: Whitacre, Eric/Silvestri Charles Anthony

Performer(s): Eric Whitacre Singers

Album: Light & Gold / Decca / 2743209

Duration: 8:40

22:16

Title: Flying Wigs

Composer: Dyens, Roland

Performer(s): Roland Dyens (Guitar)

Album: Citrons doux / GHA Records / GHA126.059

Duration: 2:58

22:19

Title: Angel Eyes -- Not Available

Composer: Brent / Dennis

Performer(s): Andy Bey (Vocals, Piano), Frank Wess (Flute), Mino Cinelu (Percussion), Kiyoshi Kitagawa (Bass), Mark Mclean (Drums)

Album: American Song / Savoy Jazz / 12th Street Records / SVY 17354

Duration: 4:57

22:26

Title: Symphony No.2 In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Andre Previn (Piano), Kirov Orchestra, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Album: The number one Rachmaninov album / Universal Classics & Jazz UK / 4765900

Duration: 13:07

22:40

Title: Passacaglia Andaluz Ii

Composer: Trad Arr

Performer(s): Rolf Lislevand (Archlute, Baroque Gtr, Theorboe), Arianna Savall (Triple Harp, Voice)

Album: Rolf Lislevand: Nuove Musiche / ECM / 1922 4763049

Duration: 2:18

22:42

Title: The Man In The Station

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) / Island / IMCD 274548147-2

Duration: 2:53

22:46

Title: The Wicklow Way/ Sue's Hornpipe/ The Last Train

Composer: Trad Arr

Performer(s): Cormac Breathnach (Low Whistle), Martin Dunlea (Guitar)

Album: Masters of Tradition / RTE lyric fm / CD117

Duration: 6:16

22:52

Title: Green Score

Composer: Alakotila, Timo

Performer(s): Maria Kalaniemi (Accordian), Aldargaz

Album: Iho - Maria Kalaniemi and Aldargaz ~~ CDH09040 / Rykodisc / HNCD1396

Duration: 4:42

22:59

Title: Guirlandes, Opus 73 No.1

Composer: Scriabin, Alexander

Performer(s): Ivan Ilic

Album: The Transcendentalist / Hersey Records / Heresy 015

Duration: 4:17

23:03

Title: Giving Up Everything

Composer: Merchant, Natalie

Performer(s): Natalie Merchant

Album: Natalie Merchant / Nonesuch / 7559-79571-7

Duration: 4:31

23:08

Title: The Reverend

Composer: Friedlander, Erik

Performer(s): Erik Friendlander (Cello), Doug Wamble (Guitar); Trevor Dunn (Bass); Mike Sarin (Drums)

Album: Bonebridge / Skipstone Records / SR010

Duration: 6:05

23:16

Title: Sonata For Flute And Piano (2nd Movement) Cantilena

Composer: Poulenc, Francis

Performer(s): Patrick Gallois (Flute), Lydia Wong (Piano)

Album: French Flute Music - Patrick Gallois: Flute, Lydia Wong: Piano / Naxos / 8.557328

Duration: 3:55

23:19

Title: Les Chemins De L'Amour

Composer: Poulenc/Jban

Performer(s): Jacky Terrasson (Piano), Terreon Gully (Drums), Rimi Vignolo (Bass)

Album: A Paris... (Recordno: 72435315952) ~~ E245702 / Blue Note / 72435315952

Duration: 4:24

23:24

Title: Which Will

Composer: Drake, Nick

Performer(s): Susanna Wallumrod (Vocals), Giovanna Pessi (Baroque Harp) Jane Achtman (Viola De Gamba) Marco Ambrosini (Nyckelharpa)

Album: If Grief Could Wait / ECM / ECM 2226 277 7197

Duration: 4:00

23:28

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 / Nonesuch / 755979910-2

Duration: 9:26

23:38

Title: Farewell Angelina

Composer: Dylan, Bob

Performer(s): Aoife Doyle (Vocals), Johnny Taylor (Piano), Andrew Csibi (Bass), Dominic Mullan (Drums)

Album: This Time The Dream's On Me (Recordno: CD001) / www.aoifedoyle.com / CD001

Duration: 7:12

23:46

Title: Willow Weep For Me -- Willow Weep For Me

Composer: Ronnell

Performer(s): Tin Hat Trio, Willie Nelson (Vocal)

Album: The Rodeo Eroded ~~ R392205 / Ropeadope / RCD16016

Duration: 4:37

23:51

Title: From The Invisible To The Visible

Composer: Worden, Shara

Performer(s): Nadia Sirota (Viola)

Album: Baroque / New Amsterdam Records / HVALUR17CD

Duration: 4:01

23:55

Title: Riding Horses

Composer: Worden, Shara

Performer(s): Shara Worden (Vocals And Piano)

Album: Mews Too / Asthmatic Kitty / AKR

Duration: 3:05

23:59

Title: Tigers

Composer: Bartlett, Thomas

Performer(s): Thomas Bartlett Aka Doveman (Vocals, Piano Et Al), Nico Muhly (Celeste)

Album: The Conformist / Brassland / HWY 023

Duration: 3:44

00:05

Title: The Necklace Of Wrens/An Muince Dreoilnini

Composer: Hayes/Cahill/O'Lionaird/O Raghallagh/Bartlett

Performer(s): Iarla O'Lionaire (Vocals); Thomas Bartlett (Piano), Caoimhin O Raghallaigh (Hardanger D'Amore); Martin Hayes (Fiddle); Dennis Cahill (Guitar)

Album: The Gloaming / Real World Records / Promo Copy

Duration: 3:47

00:10

Title: Symphony No 1 In E Minor Op 39 (2nd Movement) Andante Ma Non Troppo Lento

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Danish National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Jean Sibelius Symphonies Complete / Brilliant Classics / 88671

Duration: 9:57

00:20

Title: Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): James Rhodes (Piano)

Album: Bullets & Lullabies / Warner Bros / 5052498358328

Duration: 7:53

00:29

Title: Traumlicht

Composer: Strauss , Richard

Performer(s): Chanticleer

Album: Love Story / Chanticleer Records / CLIC008

Duration: 5:30

00:34

Title: Knife-Leaves Make Vintage Fabric Of The Sky

Composer: Doyle, Roger

Performer(s): Roger Doyle (All Instruments)

Album: The Thousand Year Old Boy / Silver Door / SIDO 014

Duration: 4:26

00:39

Title: Cold Winter

Composer: Mullarkey, Anna

Performer(s): My Fellow Sponges

Album: Something Like Light / Citog Records

Duration: 4:24

00:44

Title: Gymnopedie No.1 / Variation No.1

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): Vincent Charbonnier (Bass), André Arpino (Drums)

Album: Beyond Bach, Other Composers I Adore / Telarc / TEL-35342-02

Duration: 4:33

00:53

Title: Flying (In Crimson Skies)

Composer: Marconi Union

Performer(s): Marconi Union (All Instruments)

Album: Different Colours (Recordno: TAO048) / Just Music / TAO048

Duration: 7:32

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

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