The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 7 August 2014

This week on Blue Tunes...

Unni Løvlid(pictured below) is a Norwegian folk singer whose recordings venture into the contemporary music world. One of her albums was recorded a capella in the Emmanuel Vigeland Mausoleum in Oslo with its very special acoustics while others consist of her own compositions in the experimental electronic field bringing folk songs into completely new timbral landscapes. She was a recent visitor to Ireland when she enthralled audiences along with soundscape artist and reedman Sean MacErlaine. We'll dip into her recordings all this week on Blue where she will enthral us..

 

Blue live from Kaleidoscope

On Wednesday June 1st, Blue broadcast live from Kaleidoscope - a evening of live music which has been described as a genre-blind mini festival - much like Blue itself. Listen again to hear harpsichordist David Adams with music old and new; flautist Lina Andonovska with contemporary counterpoint, clarinetist John Finucane with the Kaleidoscope String Quartet, the sweeping musical embrace of Treelan and the unique sound of the New Irish Courtois Trombone Ensemble all presented from the stage by Carl Corcoran. Listen back here (available until 01/07/16)

Carl meets Olatz Zugasti, Sean Keane and Brendan Graham

Olatz Zugasti is a Basque singer and harpist. She's part of the acclaimed Benito Lertxundi Band but also has several albums of her own. Introduced to Irish music on hearing the voice of traditional singer Sean Keane, this fascination led to collaborations with Brendan Graham. She visits Carl for a special Monday Bank Holiday Blue, joined for songs and chat by Sean Keane and Brendan Graham. Listen back here (available until 06/07/16)

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

Music Played on the Show

21:04

Title:

Short Ride In A Fast Machine

Composer:

Adams, John

Performer(s):

City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Album:

Americana (Recordno: 724355769121)

Duration:

4:22

21:06

Title:

Speak Easy

Composer:

Burns / MacMillan

Performer(s):

June Tabor (Vocals), Andy Cutting, Mark Emerson, Tim Harries

Album:

Apples

Duration:

5:59

21:11

Title:

Prelude De La Porte Heroique Du Ciel

Composer:

Satie, Erik

Performer(s):

Joanna Macgregor (Piano)

Album:

Eric Satie: Piano Music - Joanna MacGregor

Duration:

4:13

21:17

Title:

Espelho Quebrado

Composer:

Mourao-Ferreira, David/Oulman, Alain

Performer(s):

Carminho (Vocals)

Album:

Carminho: Fado

Duration:

3:14

21:20

Title:

Trio Sonata In E Flat Bwv 525 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer:

Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s):

Purcell Quartet

Album:

JS Bach Trio Sonatas ~~ H683803

Duration:

3:52

21:25

Title:

Des Caramels Pour Eva

Composer:

Berthiaume, Antoine

Performer(s):

Antoine Berthiaume (Guitars, Banjo, Dobro), Ameline Chauvette-Groulx (Violin), Erika Donald (Cello), Stef Schneider (Perc), Remi-Jean Leblanc (Bass), Rick Hayworth (Pedal Steel), Jennifer Thiessen (Alto)

Album:

Antoine Berthiaume: Small Tease

Duration:

2:57

21:28

Title:

Sonata In D Minor K213

Complete Work Name:

Sonata In D Minor K213

Composer:

Scarlatti, Domenico

Performer(s):

Redmond O' Toole (Guitar)

Album:

Redmond O' Toole - Baroque (Recordno: BKCD6878)

Duration:

7:18

21:37

Title:

Eileen Mcmahon

Composer:

Trad arr Jordan/Tallroth/Ljunggren

Performer(s):

Cathy Jordan(Vocals/Autoharp); Eddi Reader (Vocals), Roger Tallroth (Guitars); Olav Johansson (Nykelharpa);

Album:

All the Way Home -- G2-10201 ~~ PD CC

Duration:

6:09

21:43

Title:

Climbing High Mountains

Composer:

Amidon, Sam

Performer(s):

Sam Amidon (Guitar/Vocals)

Album:

I See the Sign

Duration:

3:04

21:48

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

Duration:

4:57

21:53

Title:

Goodbye Pork Pie Hat -- Not Available

Composer:

Mingus, Charles

Performer(s):

Gary Burton (Vibraharp), Ralph Towner (12 String And Classical Guitars)

Album:

Ralph Towner / Gary Burton - Match Book

Duration:

4:22

22:13

Title:

Lament

Composer:

Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni

Performer(s):

Tigran (Piano/Voice); Areni Agbabian (Voice)

Album:

Shadow Theater

Duration:

3:46

22:17

Title:

Aerial Boundaries

Composer:

Hedges, Michael

Performer(s):

Michael Hedges (Guitar)

Album:

Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges

Duration:

4:43

22:22

Title:

Self-Portrait In Three Colours

Composer:

Mingus, Charles

Performer(s):

Charles Mingus (Bass), John Handy (Tenor Sax), Booker Ervin (Tenor Sax), Shafi Hadi (Tenor Sax), Willie Dennis (Trombone) Et Al

Album:

Mingus Ah Um

Duration:

3:10

22:26

Title:

Jersey Girl

Composer:

Tom Waits

Performer(s):

Tom Waits

Album:

Heartattack and Vine

Duration:

5:26

22:31

Title:

Dreams Of Elyssia

Composer:

Elliott, Maja

Performer(s):

Maja Elliott (Piano)

Album:

Dreams of Elyssia

Duration:

3:10

22:35

Title:

Diamanten Pa Marssnon

Composer:

Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s):

Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Antonio Pappano (Piano)

Album:

Barbara Bonney: Diamonds in the Snow - Nordic Songs

Duration:

2:19

22:38

Title:

Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (Ii) Andante

Composer:

Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s):

Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Cecile Licad (Piano)

Album:

Faure Cello Sonatas

Duration:

7:00

22:46

Title:

Once Upon A Time In The West

Composer:

Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s):

Ennio Morricone & His Orchestra

Album:

Ennio Morricone - Movie Masterpieces

Duration:

3:42

22:50

Title:

St. Tropez Shuttle

Composer:

McFarland, Gary

Performer(s):

Steve Kuhn (Piano)

Album:

The October Suite

Duration:

4:50

22:56

Title:

You Don't Know What Love Is --

Composer:

Raye/Paul

Performer(s):

Kurt Elling (Vocals), Laurence Hobgood (Piano); Marc Johnson (Bass); Peter Erskine (Drums)

Album:

Flirting With Twilight

Duration:

5:36

23:01

Title:

I Only Have Time To Say I Love You

Composer:

Kelehan, Noel

Performer(s):

Noel Kelehan Quintet, Keith Donald (Sax); Mike Nolan (Flugel); Frank Wess (Bass), Noel Kelehan (Piano); John Wadham (Drums)

Album:

Ozone

Duration:

5:05

23:08

Title:

Summer 2

Composer:

Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max

Performer(s):

Daniel Hope (Violin), Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin

Album:

Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi - The Four Seasons

Duration:

3:59

23:12

Title:

Sonata For Violin And Piano In E Minor K.304 (2nd Movement) Tempo Di Minuetto

Composer:

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s):

Hilary Hahn (Violin), Natalie Zhu (Piano)

Album:

Mozart: Violin Sonatas - Hilary Hahn / Zhu

Duration:

5:43

23:19

Title:

Toast

Composer:

Amos, Tori

Performer(s):

Tori Amos (Vocals)

Album:

The Beekeeper

Duration:

3:42

23:24

Title:

Missing You

Composer:

McKay, Caitriona

Performer(s):

Chris Stout (Fiddle), Caitriona Mckay (Harp)

Album:

White Nights

Duration:

5:56

23:29

Title:

St Jarntandningen

Composer:

Lindberg, Oskar

Performer(s):

Sofia Vokalensemble

Album:

Forvarskvall - One Early Spring Evening

Duration:

3:06

23:34

Title:

Have A Little Faith In Me

Composer:

Hiatt, John

Performer(s):

Bill Frisell (Guitar), Kermit Driscoll (Bass), Joey Baron (Drums)

Album:

The Best of Bill Frisell Vol 1 - Folk Songs

Duration:

5:43

23:39

Title:

Pacific 1

Composer:

Wieselman, Doug

Performer(s):

Doug Wieselman (Clarinet)

Album:

From Water

Duration:

4:53

23:46

Title:

Four Little Piano Pieces - I: Adagio

Composer:

Liszt, Franz

Performer(s):

Paul Lewis (Piano)

Album:

Liszt - Sonata in B Minor, Piano Works

Duration:

2:19

23:47

Title:

You Do My World The World Of Good

Composer:

Merriman, Will

Performer(s):

The Harvest Ministers, Acoustic Guitars/Vocals Will Merriman; Dobro Padraig Mccaul; Violin Aingeala De Burca; Harmonies Gerakdette Bailey

Album:

You Can See Everything

Duration:

4:09

23:52

Title:

Medina Ii

Composer:

Delago, Manu

Performer(s):

Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards), Isa Kurz (Violin)

Album:

Bigger Than Home (Recordno: SWR 52/13)

Duration:

5:08

23:57

Title:

Under Land And Over Sea

Composer:

Wallentin

Performer(s):

Wildbirds & Peacedrums

Album:

Rivers - Retina

Duration:

3:39

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