The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on  Thursday's programme...

    Nov 20: Thursday's Blue includes more from  oud player Anouar Brahem (see Blue Tunes below); another track from Gael Linn release of Eithne Ni Uallachain's Bilingua; part of a Mahler Symphony; David Lang's Death Speaks sung by Shara Worden aka My Brightest Diamond (pictured); Doveman Thomas Bartlett who will be in Dublin in December; A Lullaby from Dave Flynn and Vyvienne Long - part of collective known as  DFF; Carl Nielsen's chamber music in the form of a String Quartet; Piano music from Ravel; and Bryn Terfel sings Dvorak; Agitated Radio Pilot - the vehicle for songwriter David Colohan and lots more .... Join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 27 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 -

    Anouar Brahem: Nov 17th - 23rd

    Tunisian oud player Anouar Brahem has over the years created his own delicate sound – deeply rooted in Arabic classical and folk music yet infused with contemporary jazz sensibilities. His music is the real example of fusion – a troubadour of world music; Brahem’s extensive catalogue on ECM Records is our Blue Tunes focus all this week.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: So What
      Composer: Davis
      Performer(s): Miles Davis
      Performer(s): Miles Davis
      Album: Kind of Blue, CBS RECORDS, CBS 460603 2
      Duration: 9:23
    • Title: Equinox
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Album: The Very Best of John Coltrane
      Duration: 8:52
    • Title: Theme De Yo Yo
      Composer: N
      Performer(s): Skinnerbox
      Performer(s): Skinnerbox
      Album: BLUE NOTE BOX SET, DARKROOM DUBS, DRDEDIT001
      Duration: 9:30
    • Title: Almaz Yeharewa
      Composer: Getatchew Mekurya
      Performer(s): Getatchew Mekurya
      Performer(s): Getatchew Mekurya
      Album: ETHIOPIQUES VOL:1, copyright control
      Duration: 3:49
    • Title: Hari Meru Meru
      Composer: Mailu Mergia
      Performer(s): Hailu Mergia
      Performer(s): Hailu Mergia
      Album: Hailu Mergia & His Classical Instrument: Shemonmuanaye
      Duration: 5:12
    • Title: Tezeta
      Composer: Tesfa Maryam Kidané
      Performer(s): Tesfa Maryam Kidané
      Performer(s): Tesfa Maryam Kidané
      Album: ethiopiques vol 1, copyright control
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: Tezeta
      Composer: Orchestra Ethiopia
      Performer(s): Orchestra Ethiopia
      Performer(s): Orchestra Ethiopia
      Album: Ethiopiques, Vol. 23, BUDA MUSIQUE
      Duration: 4:46
    • Title: Sally Gooden
      Composer: Adrian Hart
      Performer(s): Adrian Hart
      Performer(s): Adrian Hart
      Album: Cuisle, DIATRIBE
      Duration: 3:06
    • Title: Blue Shoes/Broga Gorma
      Composer: Macconiomaire
      Performer(s): Colm Mac Con Iomaire
      Performer(s): Colm Mac Con Iomaire
      Album: The Hare's Corner, Plateau, PLATEAU16CD
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Festina Lente
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Album: Arvo Part: Fratres
      Duration: 6:22
    • Title: Heklia I
      Composer: Linda Buckley
      Performer(s): Linda Buckley
      Performer(s): Linda Buckley
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:27
    • Title: Spem In Alium
      Composer: Thomas Talis
      Performer(s): Peter Phillips; The Tallis Scholars
      Performer(s): Peter Phillips; The Tallis Scholars
      Album: tha Talias scholars, copyright control
      Duration: 9:57
    • Title: Parce Mihi Domine
      Composer: De Morales
      Performer(s): Jan Garbarek & Hilliard Ensemble
      Performer(s): Jan Garbarek & Hilliard Ensemble
      Album: Officium, ECM
      Duration: 6:42
    • Title: Lento E Largo (Ii) From Gorecki's Symphony Of Sorrowful Psalms
      Composer: Gorecki
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw/London Sinfonietta
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw/London Sinfonietta
      Album: symphony 3, ELEKTRA NONESUCH
      Duration: 9:22
    • Title: Sanctus
      Composer: Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Performer(s): Ernst Reijseger
      Album: requiem for a dying planet, copyright control
      Duration: 6:37
    • 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: 6:13
    • Title: Sergey's Ballad
      Composer: Sergey Starsosin
      Performer(s): Sergey Starstosin
      Performer(s): Sergey Starstosin
      Album: Journey, copyright control
      Duration: 4:02
    • Title: Leb Wohl
      Composer: Rother, Michael/Dinger, Klaus
      Performer(s): Neu!
      Performer(s): Neu!
      Album: Neu! 75, Groenland Records
      Duration: 4:59
    • Title: Etude No.5 In G Flat Minor
      Composer: Phillip Glass
      Performer(s): Phillip Glass
      Performer(s): Phillip Glass
      Album: etudes, copyright control
      Duration: 5:31
    • Title: Melodia Africana Iii
      Composer: Eimaudi
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Album: I Giorni - Ludovico Einaudi, copyright control
      Duration: 4:20
    • Title: The Front
      Composer: Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:43
    • Title: For
      Composer: Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Nils Frahm
      Performer(s): Nils Frahm
      Album: Juno - Single, copyright control
      Duration: 5:56
    • Title: Softly We Go
      Composer: Evenings
      Performer(s): Evenings
      Performer(s): Evenings
      Album: Yore, copyright control
      Duration: 8:05
    • Title: Daniel Fern
      Composer: Express Rising
      Performer(s): Express Rising
      Performer(s): Express Rising
      Album: Express Rising, copyright control
      Duration: 7:31
    • Title: Lux
      Composer: Eno/Jaar
      Performer(s): Brian Eno And Nicolas Jaar
      Performer(s): Brian Eno And Nicolas Jaar
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 7:43
    • 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: 3:59
    • Title: The Only
      Composer: Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Performer(s): Conor Walsh
      Album: copyright control
      Duration: 5:04
    • Title: Lucky To Be Me
      Composer: L Berstein
      Performer(s): Jane Monheit
      Performer(s): Jane Monheit
      Album: The Lovers, the Dreamers and Me, Concord Records
      Duration: 5:26

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