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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 5 August 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    The award-winning Sofia Vokalensemble recorded an album of Nordic a capella choral music earlier this year. Hear selections from "Forvarskvall" each night this week on Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Teddy Wilson; Nov 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night this week on Blue..

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Étude No.12 In Bb Minor (Chasse-Neige)
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Album: Nikolai Lugansky - Liszt, Naive / Ambroisie, AM 205
      Duration: 5:50
    • 22:11
      Title: Ihr Habt Nun Traurigkeit
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lynne Dawson (Soprano), London Classical Players, Schütz Choir Of London
      Album: Brahms: A German Requiem, EMI, 077775465822
      Duration: 6:30
    • 22:18
      Title: Where Can I Go
      Composer: Marling, Laura
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal, Guitar)
      Album: Once I Was An Eagle, Virgin Records Ltd
      Duration: 3:40
    • 22:21
      Title: Chapter 19
      Composer: Tiersen / Miller
      Performer(s): Yann Tiersen (Voice, Instruments)
      Performer(s): Yann Tiersen (Voice, Instruments)
      Album: Dust Lane - Yann Tiersen, Mute, 5099990906428
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:27
      Title: Day In Spring - Ii: Evening
      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: 5:10
    • 22:33
      Title: Tangos (4th Movement) Milonga Del Ángel
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Pablo Mainetti (Bandoneon)
      Performer(s): Orquestra De Cambra Teatre Lliure
      Album: Astor Piazzolla - Concerto For Bandoneon, Harmonia Mundi, HMG 501595
      Duration: 6:04
    • 22:40
      Title: Tango
      Composer: Albéniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Tilman Hoppstock (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Tilman Hoppstock (Guitar)
      Album: Alhambra - Spanish Guitar Music, Christophorus Records, CHE 0194-2
      Duration: 2:53
    • 22:43
      Title: Manha De Carnival
      Composer: Bonfa, Luiz
      Performer(s): Stan Getz (Tenor Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Gary Mcfarland Orchestra
      Album: Big Band Bossa Nova, Verve, 825 771-2
      Duration: 5:49
    • 22:49
      Title: Kind Of Brown
      Composer: Brown, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Benny Brown (Trumpet, Flugelhorn)
      Performer(s): Benny Brown Band
      Album: Brown, Phonobrothers, PB.14.005
      Duration: 6:48
    • 22:57
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano No.2 (3rd Movement) Adagio Cantabile
      Composer: Onslow, George
      Performer(s): Emmanuel Jacques (Cello)
      Performer(s): Maude Gratton (Piano)
      Album: George Onslow - Sonatas For Cello And Piano, Mirare, MIR 192
      Duration: 5:27
    • 23:03
      Title: St Jarntandningen
      Composer: Lindberg, Oskar
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Album: Forvarskvall - One Early Spring Evening, Convivium Records, CR017
      Duration: 3:06
    • 23:06
      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
    • 23:14
      Title: Baleerie Baloo
      Composer: Polwart, Karine
      Performer(s): Karine Polwart (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Karine Polwart (Vocal)
      Album: Scribbled in Chalk, Shoeshine, SPIT028
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:17
      Title: One Day
      Composer: Taylor, Martin
      Performer(s): Tommy Emmanuel (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Martin Taylor (Guitar)
      Album: The Colonel & The Governor, Mesa / Blue Moon, 2307
      Duration: 3:55
    • 23:21
      Title: Invocation
      Composer: Khadem, Mamak
      Performer(s): Mamak Khadem (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Mamak Khadem (Vocals), Martin Tillman (Electric Cello), Roubik Aroutiounian (Duduk)
      Album: Mamak Khadem: A Window to Color ~~ Commerical CD, Own Label
      Duration: 3:32
    • 23:25
      Title: My First
      Composer: Dorfmeister / Huber
      Performer(s): Tosca
      Performer(s): Tosca
      Album: No Hassle (Bonus Track Version), !K7 Records, !K7240CD
      Duration: 5:42
    • 23:33
      Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra (2nd Movement) Still And Calm
      Composer: Silver, Sheila
      Performer(s): Alexander Paley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alexander Paley (Piano), Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Sheila Silver - Piano Concerto, Six Preludes..., Naxos, 8.557015
      Duration: 9:30
    • 23:43
      Title: 3
      Composer: Gilchrist, Maeve
      Performer(s): Maeve Gilchrist (Harp)
      Performer(s): Maeve Gilchrist (Harp)
      Album: The Ostinato Project, maevegilchristmusic.com, 84501 85758
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:48
      Title: Do Cholum
      Composer: Trad
      Performer(s): Julie Fowlis
      Performer(s): Julie Fowlis
      Album: Gach Sgeul, Machair Records
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:51
      Title: Ophelia's Song
      Composer: Mehler, Elan
      Performer(s): Elan Mehler (Piano)
      Performer(s): Elan Mehler (Piano)
      Album: Early Sunday Morning, Challenge Records, CR73387
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:55
      Title: Impro 1 - Somni
      Composer: Savall, Ferran
      Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)
      Album: Impro, Alia Vox, AVSA9906
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:00
      Title: Improvisation No.2
      Composer: Reinhardt, Django
      Performer(s): Django Reinhardt (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Django Reinhardt (Guitar)
      Album: Retrospective 1934-53 - Django Reinhardt (3-CD), Saga, 038 161-2
      Duration: 2:44
    • 00:08
      Title: Sonata For Piano And Cello (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Alkan, Charles-Valentin
      Performer(s): Emmanuelle Bertrand (Cello)
      Performer(s): Pascal Amoyel (Piano)
      Album: Alkan Sonata for cello and piano; Liszt Works for cello and piano, Harmonia Mundi, HMA 1951758
      Duration: 9:52
    • 00:18
      Title: Pete Kelley's Blues
      Composer: Cahn / Heindorf
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocals)
      Album: Great Jazz Singers - Various Artists, EMI Jazz, 7243 8 55143 2 6
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:20
      Title: Your Majesty
      Composer: Vloeimans, Eric
      Performer(s): Eric Vloeimans (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Eric Vloeimans (Trumpet), Florian Weber (Piano)
      Album: Eric Vloeimans, Florian Weber - Live At The Concertgebouw (Recordno: CHR70165), Challenge Records, CHR70165
      Duration: 4:36
    • 00:25
      Title: Wildwood Flower
      Composer: Carter, A. P.
      Performer(s): Rosanne Cash (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Rosanne Cash (Vocal)
      Album: Charlie Haden - Family and Friends Rambling Boy, Emarcy, 0602517791657
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:29
      Title: Fantasia (33)
      Composer: Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)
      Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)
      Album: Francesco Da Milano "Il divino" (Recordno: HMU 907557), Harmonia Mundi, HMU 907557
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:32
      Title: Which Will
      Composer: Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Joel Frederiksen (Bass, Lute)
      Performer(s): Ensemble Phoenix Munich
      Album: Requiem for a Pink Moon, Harmonia Mundi, HMC 90211
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:35
      Title: Day Is Done
      Composer: Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocal / Guitar)
      Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocal / Guitar)
      Album: Five Leaves Left, Island, 842 915-2
      Duration: 2:28
    • 00:38
      Title: Spring - V: Longing
      Composer: Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Lada Valesova (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lada Valesova (Piano)
      Album: Lada Valesova - Intimate Studies (Piano music by Janacek, Haas, Martinu, Suk), Avie Records, AV2142
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:41
      Title: Sonata In G Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Isabelle Faust (Violin), Alexander Melnikov (Piano)
      Performer(s): Isabelle Faust (Violin), Alexander Melnikov (Piano)
      Album: Carl Maria Von Weber - Sonatas for piano & violin, Piano Quartet, Harmonia Mundi, HMC 902108
      Duration: 2:40
    • 00:44
      Title: Four Songs Of Love - Iv: His Left Hand
      Composer: Sandstrom, Sven-David
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Album: Forvarskvall - One Early Spring Evening, Convivium Records, CR017
      Duration: 1:55
    • 00:48
      Title: Drop Me There
      Composer: Yirga, Samuel
      Performer(s): Samuel Yirga (Piano, Organ, Rhodes, Midi Keyboards, Whistling)
      Performer(s): Samuel Yirga (Piano, Organ, Rhodes, Midi Keyboards, Whistling), Studio Musicians
      Album: Samuel Yirga: Guzo, Real World Records, CORW190 884108000311
      Duration: 8:29

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