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    Mar 2; March already - we kick the week off with Wolfgang Muthspiel collaboration with Dhafer Youssef;  (see BlueTunes  below); Arleen Auger sings Bach; Lebanese contralto, Fadia el-Hage provides a bridge between east and west with music inspired by Bach; Cellist Erik Friedlander from his album Bonebridge; classic Richard Thompson (pictured); more from The Goat Rodeo Sessions; Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh sings The Flower of Maherally; Garth Knox plays Viola d'amore; Oscar Peterson plays Jimmy Webb; English singer songwriter Luke Sital-Singh; new from Irish singer songwriter Sonny Condell; an Italian Concerto from Bach and a Blessing from Kurt Weill; For these and much more join Carl at 10....


    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 26 February 2015


    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Guitarist, educator and composer Leo Brouwer is dedicated to the musical culture of his native Cuba. This week we feature his familiar guitar music plus lesser known chamber works.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Wolfgang Muthspiel;  March 2nd - 8th


    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Sonata No. 2 For Unaccompanied Violin In A Minor (4th Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Midori
      Performer(s): Midori
      Album: Midori - Bach and Bartok Sonatas, Sony BMG, 82796977452
      Duration: 5:07
    • 22:10
      Title: Juliet
      Composer: Bourne, Matthew
      Performer(s): Matthew Bourne (Piano/ Cello)
      Performer(s): Matthew Bourne (Piano/ Cello)
      Album: Montauk Variations, Leaf, BAY77CDP
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:15
      Title: The Seven Deadly Sins - Prologue
      Composer: Weill/Brecht
      Performer(s): Marianne Faithfull (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Marianne Faithfull (Vocals), Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Seven Deadly Sins, RCA Victor, 74321 60119 2
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:19
      Title: Embraceable You -- Embraceable You
      Composer: Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Charlie Parker (Alto Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Charlie Parker (Alto Saxophone), Charlie Parker Quintet
      Album: Charlie Parker - In A Soulful Mood, Music Club, MCCD 620
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:23
      Title: Vidalita
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Arcángel (Cantaor)
      Performer(s): Miguel Ángel Cortés (Flamenco Guitar), Accademia Del Piacere
      Album: Las idas y las vueltas - Spanish Baroque Meets Flamenco, Glossa, GCD P33203
      Duration: 6:59
    • 22:31
      Title: Zamba De Ambato
      Composer: Cazenave
      Performer(s): Silvia Iriondo (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Silvia Iriondo (Vocal), Quique Sinesi (Guitar); Patricio Villarejo (Cello); Mono Hurtado (Bass); Mario Gusso (Percussion)
      Album: Tierra Que Anda (Recordno: Carmo/16 986 9142) ~~ R425101, Carmo, Carmo/16 986 9142
      Duration: 5:59
    • 22:38
      Title: Buenos Aires
      Composer: Atzmon, Gilad
      Performer(s): Gilad Atzmon (Reeds, Accordion, Vocals)
      Performer(s): Gilad Atzmon (Reeds, Accordion, Vocals), & The Orient House Ensemble
      Album: Songs Of The Metropolis (Recordno: 450024), World Village, 450024
      Duration: 7:43
    • 22:46
      Title: Invierno Porteno-Winter In Buenos Aires
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica
      Album: Eight Seasons, Nonesuch, Nonesuch 79568-2
      Duration: 6:41
    • 22:54
      Title: The Black Decameron - Ballad Of The Young Girl In Love
      Composer: Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Album: Concierto Latinoamericano, Dorian, DIS-80159
      Duration: 5:33
    • 22:59
      Title: Sarabanda De Scriabin
      Composer: Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Johannes Moller (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Johannes Moller (Guitar)
      Album: Johannes Moller - Guitar Recital, Naxos, 8.572715
      Duration: 3:29
    • 23:05
      Title: Early Sun Polska
      Composer: Mckay, Caitriona
      Performer(s): Caitriona Mckay (Harp)
      Performer(s): Caitriona Mckay (Harp), Olov Johansson (Nyckelharpa)
      Album: Foogy, Olov Johansson, OJM009
      Duration: 3:58
    • 23:09
      Title: Oh Love
      Composer: Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocals/Accoustic Gtrs);
      Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocals/Accoustic Gtrs);, Martin Hederos (Keys)
      Album: It All Starts With One, Balloon Ranger Recordings, DEMCD12
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:13
      Title: The Hare
      Composer: Rogers, Donal/ Marshall, Eliza/ Kelly, Jean
      Performer(s): Ranagri
      Performer(s): Ranagri
      Album: Ranagi: Fort of the Hare, Stockfisch, SFR 357.4085.2
      Duration: 4:17
    • 23:18
      Title: Free Ride
      Composer: Drake
      Performer(s): Nick Drake
      Performer(s): Nick Drake
      Album: Pink Moon (recordno: Imcd94), Island, IMCD94
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:23
      Title: Soundings (1st Movement)
      Composer: Martin, Neil
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet), John Lynch (Viola), Cliona Doris (Harp)
      Album: RTE lyric fm Commissions (Recordno: RTÉ lyric fm), Lyric Commissions, RTÉ lyric fm
      Duration: 5:05
    • 23:29
      Title: Trio No. 4 In G Major - Movement I - Allegretto
      Composer: Di Venezia, Anna Bon
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Sabine Dreier, Peter Spohr, Rhoda Patrick, Tatjana Geiger, Thorsten Bleich
      Album: Anna Bon di Venezia: 6 Flute Trios Op. 3, EMEC, E-023
      Duration: 5:05
    • 23:36
      Title: "S.K.J."
      Composer: Jackson, Milt
      Performer(s): Wes Montgomery (Guitar), Milt Jackson (Vibes)
      Performer(s): Wes Montgomery (Guitar), Milt Jackson (Vibes), Wynton Kelly (Piano), Sam Jones (Bass), Philly Joe Jones (Drums)
      Album: Bags Meets Wes!, Riverside, OJCCD-234-2
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:41
      Title: Need Your Love So Bad
      Composer: John Jnr, Mertis
      Performer(s): Aoife Doyle (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Aoife Doyle (Vocals), Johnny Taylor (Piano), Andrew Csibi (Bass), Dominic Mullan (Drums)
      Album: This Time The Dream's On Me,, CD001
      Duration: 5:07
    • 23:48
      Title: Gloria --
      Composer: Coulais, Bruno
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Paolo Fresu (Trumpet), Daniele Di Bonaventura (Bandoneon), A Filetta
      Album: Mistico Mediterraneo (Recordno: ECM 2203 274 5621), ECM Records, ECM 2203 274 5621
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:51
      Title: Colleghi Trascurati
      Composer: Conte
      Performer(s): Paolo Conte (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Paolo Conte (Vocals)
      Album: The Best Of Paolo Conte (Recordno: 755979512-2) ~~ E238713, Elektra Nonesuch, 755979512-2
      Duration: 3:39
    • 23:56
      Title: La Dama De Mallorca
      Composer: Trad Arr No Crows
      Performer(s): No Crows
      Performer(s): No Crows
      Album: Waiting for the Tide, WHRL, WHRL 0016
      Duration: 5:19
    • 00:01
      Title: Nuit Sur Les Champs-Elysees (Take 2)
      Composer: Davis, Miles
      Performer(s): Miles Davis (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Miles Davis (Trumpet), Kenny Clarke (Drums)
      Album: Ascenseur Pour L'Echafaud ~~ E234402, Fontana, 836605-2
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:10
      Title: Hekla
      Composer: Buckley, Linda
      Performer(s): Linda Buckley (Electronics/Voice)
      Performer(s): Linda Buckley (Electronics/Voice)
      Album: Linda Buckley (Private Recording)
      Duration: 5:26
    • 00:15
      Title: Beat The Retreat (Arr Benedict Scchlepper-Connolly)
      Composer: Thompson Richard
      Performer(s): Michelle O'Rourke (Voice); Sean Macerlaine (Reeds); Kate Ellis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Michelle O'Rourke (Voice); Sean Macerlaine (Reeds); Kate Ellis (Cello), Benedict Schlepper-Connolly (Voice /Guitar), Ergodos Musicians
      Album: Songs, Ergodos, Ergodos ER13
      Duration: 5:10
    • 00:20
      Title: All Sung A Slender Song
      Composer: Macerlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Sean Macerlaine (Clarinets, Electronics)
      Performer(s): Sean Macerlaine (Clarinets, Electronics)
      Album: All Sung a Slender Song (Advance Download), Diatribe, Diatribe
      Duration: 3:27
    • 00:26
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Minor
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Keith Jarrett (Piano)
      Performer(s): Keith Jarrett (Piano)
      Album: Shostakovich Preludes and Fugues, ECM, ECM 437 189-2
      Duration: 7:23
    • 00:34
      Title: Matte Kudasi
      Composer: King Crimson
      Performer(s): King Crimson
      Performer(s): Adrian Belew (Vocals, Guitar), Robert Fripp (Guitar), Tony Levin (Stick Bass), Bill Bruford (Drums)
      Album: Discipline - King Crimson 40th Anniversary Series, Panegyric, KCSP8
      Duration: 3:47
    • 00:38
      Title: Dedicated
      Composer: Blevins / Whyman / Holmes / Caldwell
      Performer(s): Delta Saxophone Quartet
      Performer(s): Graeme Blevins (Soprano Sax), Chris Caldwell (Baritone Sax), Tim Holmes (Tenor Sax), Pete Whyman (Alto Sax)
      Album: Dedicated to you... but you weren't listening, MoonJune Records, MJR017
      Duration: 2:48
    • 00:41
      Title: Couldn't Love You More
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Album: Sweet Little Mysteries - The Island Anthology
      Duration: 3:14
    • 00:45
      Title: Piano Concerto In F Minor Op. 114 - Movement Ii - Largo Con Gran Espressione
      Composer: Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano)
      Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano), Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France
      Album: Reger: Piano Concerto, Straus: Burleske - Barry Douglas - Marek Janoski, RCA Victor Red Seal, 09026 68028 2
      Duration: 10:59
    • 00:56
      Title: King Of The Moles
      Composer: Yorkston, James
      Performer(s): James Yorkston (Guitar)
      Performer(s): James Yorkston (Guitar)
      Album: The Cellardyke Recordings and Wassailing Society, Domino 2014, WIGCD329P
      Duration: 3:45

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