The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 19 August 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Guest presenter Dónal Dineen sits in for Carl all this week, with his own particular brand of late-night listening.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Kovin Lentaen
      Composer: Kuusumum Profeeta
      Performer(s): Kuusumum Profeeta
      Performer(s): Kuusumum Profeeta
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 7:50
    • Title: This Is Not A Clarnet
      Composer: Evan Ziporyn
      Performer(s): Evan Ziporyn (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Evan Ziporyn (Clarinet)
      Album: thum nyatiti, copyright control
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Sunrise For Sophie
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: Hans the Reluctant Wolf Juggler
      Duration: 3:52
    • Title: The Mouthchew
      Composer: Stars Of The Lid
      Performer(s): Stars Of The Lid
      Performer(s): Stars Of The Lid
      Album: And Their Refinement of the Decline, null
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: A Symphony Pathetique
      Composer: A Winged Victory For The Sullen
      Performer(s): A Winged Victory For Sulllen
      Performer(s): A Winged Victory For Sulllen
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:11
    • Title: Forest Veil
      Composer: Lisa Gerrard
      Performer(s): Lisa Gerrard And Peter Brook
      Performer(s): Lisa Gerrard And Peter Brook
      Album: Duality, copyright control
      Duration: 2:32
    • Title: Lonely Bird
      Composer: The Bulgarian Voices Angelite
      Performer(s): The Bulgarian Voices Angelite
      Performer(s): The Bulgarian Voices Angelite
      Album: Legend (with Huun-Huur-Tu & the Moscow Art Trio), copyright control
      Duration: 6:11
    • Title: Some Old Salty
      Composer: Lal Waterson
      Performer(s): Lal Waterson And Oliver Knight
      Performer(s): Lal Waterson And Oliver Knight
      Album: a bed of roses, copyright control
      Duration: 2:48
    • Title: Circlesong
      Composer: Bobbby Mcferrin
      Performer(s): Bobby Mcferrin (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Bobby Mcferrin (Vocals)
      Album: circlesongs, copyright control
      Duration: 6:45
    • Title: Ci C'Est Comme Ca
      Composer: Issa Sow
      Performer(s): Issa Sow
      Performer(s): Issa Sow
      Album: issa sow, copyright control
      Duration: 7:23
    • Title: L'Aube
      Composer: Brahem
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Album: le voyage de sahara, ECM
      Duration: 5:48
    • Title: Mory
      Composer: Yoro Kery Goro
      Performer(s): Yoro Kery Goro
      Performer(s): Yoro Kery Goro
      Album: the king of senegal, copyright control
      Duration: 7:50
    • Title: Werente Serigne
      Composer: Orchetra Baobab
      Performer(s): Orchestra Baobab
      Performer(s): Orchestra Baobab
      Album: Pirates Choice, copyright control
      Duration: 8:45
    • Title: Kyrie; Missa Luba
      Composer: Arr Guido Haazen
      Performer(s): Les Troubadours De Roi Baudoinn
      Performer(s): Les Troubadours De Roi Baudoinn
      Album: missa luba, Phillips
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Song To The Seals
      Composer: John Mccormack
      Performer(s): John Mccormack
      Performer(s): John Mccormack
      Album: The Great John Mccormack, copyright control
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Les Chansons De Bilitis - I. Chant Pastoral
      Composer: Debussy Claude
      Performer(s): Ensemble Wien-Berlin
      Performer(s): Ensemble Wien-Berlin
      Album: chansons be bilitis, Deustche Grammophon
      Duration: 2:11
    • Title: Summa For Strings
      Composer: Arco Part
      Performer(s): I Flamminghi And Rudolf Werthern
      Performer(s): I Flamminghi And Rudolf Werthern
      Album: Arvo Part: Fratres, copyright control
      Duration: 4:34
    • Title: Sergey's Ballad
      Composer: Sergey Starsosin
      Performer(s): Sergey Starstosin
      Performer(s): Sergey Starstosin
      Album: Journey, copyright control
      Duration: 5:45
    • Title: Sanctus
      Composer: Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Album: requiem for a dying planet, copyright control
      Duration: 6:56
    • Title: Satrpialo
      Composer: Hamlet Gonashvilli
      Performer(s): Hamlet Gonashvili
      Performer(s): Hamlet Gonashvili
      Album: Hamlet Gonashvili, copyright control
      Duration: 5:08
    • Title: Scolopendra
      Composer: G Yoon And R Bunka
      Performer(s): G Yoon And R Bunka
      Performer(s): G Yoon And R Bunka
      Album: the spirit in past, copyright control
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: I Think I Knew
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Cate Le Bon
      Performer(s): Cate Le Bon
      Album: Mug Museum, Turnstile, TS005
      Duration: 4:43
    • Title: Put Your Back Into It
      Composer: Perfume Genius
      Performer(s): Perfume Genius
      Performer(s): Perfume Genius
      Album: put your back into it, copyright control
      Duration: 4:34
    • Title: If I Were Queen
      Composer: My Brightest Diamond
      Performer(s): My Brightest Diamond
      Performer(s): My Brightest Diamond
      Album: A Thousand Shark's Teeth (Bonus Track Version), copyright control
      Duration: 8:12
    • Title: Words Are Dead
      Composer: Agnes Obel
      Performer(s): Agnes Obel
      Performer(s): Agnes Obel
      Album: Aventine, Play It Again Sam, PIASR 615CDX
      Duration: 3:46
    • Title: Heavy Lighting
      Composer: Katie Kim
      Performer(s): Katie Kim
      Performer(s): Katie Kim
      Album: Cover & Flood, PROMO
      Duration: 3:47
    • Title: Can't Reach The Pedals
      Composer: Emakousma
      Performer(s): Emakousma
      Performer(s): Emakousma
      Album: Island
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: 5/4
      Composer: Clogs
      Performer(s): Clogs
      Performer(s): Clogs
      Album: Lantern, copyright control
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: Early Days Of Channel Furher
      Composer: The Fall
      Performer(s): The Fall
      Performer(s): The Fall
      Album: fall heads roll, copyright control
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: England Has My Man
      Composer: Lisa O Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O Neill
      Album: same cloth or not, Lisa O Neill
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Move Me
      Composer: Maria Somerville
      Performer(s): Maria Somerville
      Performer(s): Maria Somerville
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: Softly We Go
      Composer: Evenings
      Performer(s): Evenings
      Performer(s): Evenings
      Album: Yore, copyright control
      Duration: 7:45
    • Title: Friend, You Will Never Learn
      Composer: Forest Swords
      Performer(s): Forest Swords
      Performer(s): Forest Swords
      Album: engravings, copyright control
      Duration: 8:45
    • Title: For
      Composer: Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Nils Frahm
      Performer(s): Nils Frahm
      Album: Juno - Single, copyright control
      Duration: 5:56
    • Title: Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind: Main Theme
      Composer: Jon Brion
      Performer(s): Jon Brion
      Performer(s): Jon Brion
      Album: eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, null
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Pelagonnens Dod
      Composer: This Is How We Fly
      Performer(s): This Is How We Fly
      Performer(s): This Is How We Fly
      Album: This Is How We Fly, copyright control
      Duration: 4:01
    • Title: Aisling Gheal
      Composer: Trad. Irish. A Setting By Donncha Dennehy
      Performer(s): Kate Ellis
      Performer(s): Kate Ellis
      Album: Jump, Diatribe Records, 7006 1531 2412
      Duration: 5:37

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