The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 1 September 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

This week, we feature the more lyrical side of the late Charlie Haden's career: recordings made with Quartet West, Keith Jarrett, Hank Jones, Pat Metheny and Haden's own children.

Music Played on the Show

21:04

Title:

Soundings - Movement I - Andante Non Troppo

Composer:

Martin, Neil

Performer(s):

Cliona Doris (Harp), John Finucane (Clarinet), John Lynch (Viola)

Album:

A Pale Yellow Sky - Cliona Doris

Duration:

5:04

21:07

Title:

Petit Quatuor Pour Saxophones (3rd Movement) Serenade Comique

Composer:

Francaix, Jean

Performer(s):

Adelphi Saxophone Quartet

Album:

Simply Four Saxophones (Recordno: 724357252720) ~~ G402604

Duration:

2:02

21:09

Title:

Je Te Veux

Composer:

Satie, Erik

Performer(s):

Iain Ballamy (Saxophone); Stian Carstensen (Button Accord)

Album:

The Little Radio

Duration:

6:04

21:18

Title:

Blasten Sopar Sommaren -- Not Available

Composer:

Rasmussen/ Ulvsand

Performer(s):

Kryss

Album:

Danish Roots: Growing in the World

Duration:

3:35

21:21

Title:

Eden

Composer:

Danielsson, Lars

Performer(s):

Lars Danielsson (Bass, Cello), Leszek Mozdzer (Piano), Zohar Fresco (Percussion)

Album:

The Lars Danielssson Signature Edition (2-CD)

Duration:

6:42

21:30

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

21:45

Title:

Paddy Canny's Toast

Composer:

Lennon, Charlie

Performer(s):

Dave Flynn (Guitar)

Album:

Dave Flynn; Contemporary Irish Guitar

Duration:

3:32

21:48

Title:

Wash

Composer:

Vernon, Justin

Performer(s):

Justin Vernon (Vocals, Guitars), Bon Iver

Album:

Bon Iver: Bon Iver

Duration:

4:58

21:55

Title:

Michelle

Composer:

Woods, Chris

Performer(s):

Chris Woods (Guitar)

Album:

Stories for Solo Guitar

Duration:

4:41

22:00

Title:

Father

Composer:

Condell, Sonny/ Kehoe, Paddy

Performer(s):

Sonny Condell (All Instruments)

Album:

PROMO SINGLE -- Private Recording

Duration:

4:14

22:06

Title:

Fillingpolka

Composer:

Ulvsand, Jens

Performer(s):

Jens Ulvsand (Gtr, Bouzouki, Vcls), Nicolaj Buck (All Keys, Vcls), Kristine Heeball (Vln, Vcls)

Album:

Trio Mio: Love & Cigars

Duration:

5:22

22:12

Title:

String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer:

Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s):

Quatour Ebene

Album:

Debussy / Faure / Ravel: String Quartets - Quatour Ebene

Duration:

10:06

22:24

Title:

Beat The Retreat (Arr Benedict Scchlepper-Connolly)

Composer:

Thompson Richard

Performer(s):

Michelle O'Rourke (Voice); Sean Macerlaine (Reeds); Kate Ellis (Cello), Benedict Schlepper-Connolly (Voice /Guitar), Ergodos Musicians

Album:

Songs

Duration:

5:10

22:29

Title:

Long After The Music Is Gone

Composer:

Mac Erlaine, Sean

Performer(s):

Sean Macerlaine (Clarinets, Electronics)

Album:

Long After the Music is Gone

Duration:

3:53

22:34

Title:

September Song

Composer:

Not Availabe

Performer(s):

Ella Fitzgerald

Album:

The Intimate Ella

Duration:

3:43

22:38

Title:

Speak Low -- From "One Touch Of Venus"

Composer:

Nash / Weill

Performer(s):

Kurt Weill (Vocal, Piano), Charlie Haden (Double Bass), Fred Hersch (Piano)

Album:

September Songs - Various (Recordno: SK 63046)

Duration:

5:30

22:45

Title:

Silence

Composer:

Haden, Charlie

Performer(s):

Charlie Haden (Bass), Chet Baker (Trumpet), Enrico Pieranunzi (Piano), Billy Higgins (Drums)

Album:

Silence - Charlie Haden (Recordno: 121172-2)

Duration:

8:44

22:53

Title:

A Summer Afternoon

Composer:

Sauter, Eddie

Performer(s):

Stan Getz (Tenor Saxophone), Beau Arts String Quartet

Album:

Focus (Recordno: 521 419-2) ~~ PD EL

Duration:

6:03

23:01

Title:

String Quartet No.1 - Largo Funebre

Composer:

Egge, Klaus

Performer(s):

Oslo String Quartet

Album:

Norwegian 20th Century String Quartets

Duration:

5:40

23:07

Title:

This Woman's Work -- Not Available

Composer:

Bush, Kate

Performer(s):

Kate Bush (Vocals, Keyboards), Albert Mcintosh, Jacob Thorn (Vocals)

Album:

Director's Cut ~~ PD EL

Duration:

6:29

23:14

Title:

Ailsa Craig

Composer:

Mulvey, Nick

Performer(s):

Nick Mulvey

Album:

First Mind

Duration:

4:55

23:19

Title:

Line

Composer:

Portico Quartet

Performer(s):

Nick Mulvey (Hang Drums, Perc), Jack Wyllie (Sax, Electronics), Milo Fitzpatrick (Double Bass), Duncan Bellamy (Drums, Piano, Marimba)

Album:

Isla

Duration:

7:29

23:28

Title:

Si Dolce E 'L Tormento

Composer:

Monteverdi, Claudio

Performer(s):

Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Sporano), Ensemble Cappella Mediterranea

Album:

Sogno Barocco

Duration:

4:03

23:32

Title:

Allegro -- Not Available

Composer:

Abel, Carl Friedrich

Performer(s):

Sarah Cunningham (Viola Da Gamba)

Album:

Spirit of Gambo - Sarah Cunningham

Duration:

3:19

23:35

Title:

Behold A Wonder Here -- Not Available

Composer:

Dowland, John

Performer(s):

Michael Slattery (Tenor), La Nef

Album:

Dowland in Dublin ~~ Commerical CD

Duration:

4:11

23:42

Title:

Cucurrucucu Paloma

Composer:

Winstone / Mendez

Performer(s):

Norma Winstone (Vocals), Klaus Gesing (Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone), Glauco Venier (Piano)

Album:

Dance Without Answer

Duration:

4:08

23:46

Title:

Nostalghia

Composer:

Couturier, Francois

Performer(s):

Francois Couturier (Piano), Anja Lechner (Cello), Jean-Marc Larche (Soprano Sax), Jean-Louis Matinier (Accordion)

Album:

Nostalghia - Song for Tarkovsky

Duration:

8:27

23:55

Title:

Harvest

Composer:

Young, Neil

Performer(s):

Neil Young (Vocal, Guitar), The Stray Gators

Album:

Harvest

Duration:

3:11

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

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