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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 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

    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

    • 22:05
      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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