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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 25 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 Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Xica Da Silva
      Composer: Miriam Makeba
      Performer(s): Miriam Makeba
      Performer(s): Miriam Makeba
      Album: The Unforgettable, copyright control
      Duration: 4:34
    • Title: Mamshanaya
      Composer: Batsumi
      Performer(s): Batsumi
      Performer(s): Batsumi
      Album: batsumi, copyright control
      Duration: 4:23
    • Title: Fazer Bem
      Composer: Soul Of Angola
      Performer(s): Soul Of Angola
      Performer(s): Soul Of Angola
      Album: Soul of Angola, copyright control
      Duration: 4:45
    • Title: Masanga
      Composer: Jean 'Bosco' Mwenda
      Performer(s): Mwenda Jean Bosco
      Performer(s): Mwenda Jean Bosco
      Album: swahilli music, copyright control
      Duration: 3:01
    • Title: Baltimore
      Composer: Randy Newman
      Performer(s): Nina Simone
      Performer(s): Nina Simone
      Album: Baltimore, EPIC, 460730 1
      Duration: 4:29
    • Title: Walking With Jesus
      Composer: Otis G Johnson
      Performer(s): Otis G Johnson
      Performer(s): Otis G Johnson
      Album: Good God! Apocryphal Hymns, copyright control
      Duration: 6:42
    • Title: Get Involved
      Composer: Jonah Thompson
      Performer(s): Jonah Thompson
      Performer(s): Jonah Thompson
      Album: Good God! Apocryphal Hymns, ARFOLK
      Duration: 4:56
    • Title: Can't Run Run This Race Alone
      Composer: Flying Eagles Group
      Performer(s): Flying Eagles Group
      Performer(s): Flying Eagles Group
      Album: apochryphal hymns, copyright control
      Duration: 3:21
    • Title: My World
      Composer: Lee Fields
      Performer(s): Lee Fields
      Performer(s): Lee Fields
      Album: My World, copyright control
      Duration: 3:34
    • Title: Come Holy Spirit
      Composer: God's Band
      Performer(s): God's Band
      Performer(s): God's Band
      Album: Good God! Apocryphal Hymns, copyright control
      Duration: 4:34
    • Title: Beautiful Baby
      Composer: William Onyeabor
      Performer(s): William Onyeabor
      Performer(s): William Onyeabor
      Album: best of.., copyright control
      Duration: 4:12
    • Title: Massanga
      Composer: Jean 'Bosco' Mwenda
      Performer(s): Mwenda Jean Bosco
      Performer(s): Mwenda Jean Bosco
      Album: mwenda, copyright control
      Duration: 3:01
    • Title: Moto Ya Motema
      Composer: Kalo Kawongolo
      Performer(s): Kalo Kawangolo
      Performer(s): Kalo Kawangolo
      Album: lee perry presents.., copyright control
      Duration: 6:45
    • Title: Fazer Bem
      Composer: Soul Of Angola
      Performer(s): Soul Of Angola
      Performer(s): Soul Of Angola
      Album: Soul of Angola, copyright control
      Duration: 3:22
    • Title: Heywété 02.57
      Composer: Kidane
      Performer(s): Tesfa Maryam Kidané
      Performer(s): Tesfa Maryam Kidané
      Album: ethiopiques, copyright control
      Duration: 5:45
    • Title: Yolonda
      Composer: Ambrose Campbell
      Performer(s): Ambrose Campbell
      Performer(s): Ambrose Campbell
      Album: london is the place for me, copyright control
      Duration: 4:11
    • Title: O Deus Que Devesta
      Composer: Amabis
      Performer(s): Amabis
      Performer(s): Amabis
      Album: memorias luso, copyright control
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Lux
      Composer: Eno
      Performer(s): Brian Eno And Grizzly Bear
      Performer(s): Brian Eno And Grizzly Bear
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 7:21
    • Title: Electric Counterpoint - Ii
      Composer: Reich
      Performer(s): Steve Reich
      Performer(s): Steve Reich
      Album: different trains, electric counterpoint, copyright control
      Duration: 3:22
    • Title: Clouds
      Composer: Caoimhin O' Raghallaigh
      Performer(s): Caoimhin O Raghallaigh
      Performer(s): Caoimhin O Raghallaigh
      Album: music for an elliptical orbit, copyright control
      Duration: 6:34
    • Title: The Front
      Composer: Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:44
    • Title: Bris
      Composer: Nils Okland
      Performer(s): Nils Okland (Hardanger Fiddle)
      Performer(s): Nils Okland (Hardanger Fiddle)
      Album: Bris, copyright control
      Duration: 4:58
    • Title: Somos Tres
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Album: music for three pianos
      Duration: 2:48
    • Title: Requiem For The Static King Part One
      Composer: O'Halloran
      Performer(s): A Winged Victory For The Sullen
      Performer(s): A Winged Victory For The Sullen
      Album: free xmas remix, ERASED TAPES
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Deep Blue Day
      Composer: Eno
      Performer(s): Brian Eno, Daniel Lanois And Roger Eno
      Performer(s): Brian Eno, Daniel Lanois And Roger Eno
      Album: Apollo - Atmospheres And Soundtracks, copyright control
      Duration: 4:23
    • Title: Shipping Song
      Composer: Knapp, Lisa
      Performer(s): Lisa Knapp (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Lisa Knapp (Vocal)
      Album: Made in England: Tradition with a twist, Songlines/Arts Council England
      Duration: 4:48
    • Title: Parliament Square
      Composer: Stina Nordenstam
      Performer(s): Stina Nordenstam
      Performer(s): Stina Nordenstam
      Album: The World Is Saved, copyright control
      Duration: 4:35
    • Title: Acrobat
      Composer: Olsen
      Performer(s): Angel Olsen
      Performer(s): Angel Olsen
      Album: Half Way Home, copyright control
      Duration: 3:38
    • Title: A 3
      Composer: Jan Bang
      Performer(s): Jan Bang
      Performer(s): Jan Bang
      Album: AND POPPIES, copyright control
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Fake Your Death
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Katie Kim
      Performer(s): Katie Kim
      Album: Cover & Flood, Flaming June
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Odi Et Amo - Bis
      Composer: Johannsson
      Performer(s): Johann Johannsson (B3 Organ)
      Performer(s): Johann Johannsson (B3 Organ)
      Album: ENGLABORN, copyright control
      Duration: 3:23
    • Title: Western Tears
      Composer: Walter
      Performer(s): Justin Walter
      Performer(s): Justin Walter
      Album: Lullabies and Nightmares, copyright control
      Duration: 5:23
    • Title: The Only
      Composer: Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:04
    • Title: Biped 4
      Composer: Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Gavin Bryars
      Performer(s): Gavin Bryars
      Album: Gavin Bryars A Portrait , Decca
      Duration: 4:04
    • Title: Maria
      Composer: S Sondheim/L Bernstein
      Performer(s): Branford Marsalis
      Performer(s): Branford Marsalis
      Album: the sleeep anthology, copyright control
      Duration: 6:09
    • Title: Dreamland
      Composer: Sigurdsson, Valgeir
      Performer(s): Valgeir Sigurosson (All Instruments)
      Performer(s): Valgeir Sigurosson (All Instruments)
      Album: Architecture of Loss, Bedroom Community
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Lonesome Road
      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: 4:00
    • Title: Elena
      Composer: Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Album: down deep, null
      Duration: 6:24

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