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 17 June 2013

This Week on Blue....

Greek composer Eleni Karaindrou(pictured below) , best known for scoring the films of Greek director Theo Angelopoulos, has composed a Stage Cantata, "David" for soloists, choir and orchestra based on a text by an unknown 18th century poet from the Greek island of Chios. ECM's Manfred Eicher produced a recording of a live 2010 performance with violist Kim Kashkashian leading the ensemble. This recording was recently released and it's Carl's featured choice all this week on the Blue of the Night.

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

Bachianas Brasileiras is Heitor Vill-Lobos' most famous work. There's more to this Brazilian and this week on the Blue, we'll spotlight the lesser known too.

LOUIS REMEMBERED

It's been a sad year for the music world with the loss of many iconic figures. One of our own legends, jazz guitarist Louis Stewart left us earlier this year. Louis' musical legacy is recognised and lauded in the international jazz world. At home in Ireland, where he chose to base himself even at the peak of his international fame, he became a friend and mentor to many in a burgeoning jazz community. His loss is immense. In March 2014, Louis was the featured artist on The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran. This special programme features many of Louis' wonderful performances and his chat with Carl, recalling his early days and the highlights of his international career.

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Music Played on the Show

21:55

Title: Prelude And Fugue In A Minor

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 2:25

21:57

Title: No. 4 In D Minor

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 2:32

22:00

Title: Part 1 Openings & Closings

Performer(s): Sule, László

Duration: 5:12

22:07

Title: I Had A King

Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni

Duration: 3:52

22:11

Title: Maggie And Milly And Molly And May

Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings

Duration: 4:23

22:15

Title: Canzonetta Spirituale

Performer(s): Merula, Tarquinio

Duration: 8:57

22:24

Title: Circling

Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord

Duration: 4:57

22:29

Title: Etude 3

Performer(s): Muhly, Nico

Duration: 5:18

22:34

Title: Love Comes To Me

Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy

Duration: 4:46

22:41

Title: Menuet In C Minor, Op.24 No.1

Performer(s): Sor, Fernando

Duration: 3:13

22:44

Title: 6 Moments Musicaux D 780 (Op. 94) - No. 6: Allegretto

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 7:58

22:52

Title: Touma Ni Kelen / Needed Time

Performer(s): Not Stated

Duration: 4:55

22:57

Title: The Girl From Murania

Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico

Duration: 5:23

23:03

Title: As I Roved Out

Performer(s): Trad Arr Planxty

Duration: 5:36

23:08

Title: My Heart's Tonight In Ireland

Performer(s): Irvine, Andy

Duration: 4:04

23:14

Title: Speak Low

Performer(s): Nash / Weill

Duration: 5:45

23:20

Title: Longing

Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran

Duration: 5:22

23:27

Title: Violin Concerto No.4 In D - Movement Ii - Andante Cantabile

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 8:08

23:35

Title: Ad Coenam Agni Providi

Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da

Duration: 7:41

23:43

Title: Air Travel

Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran

Duration: 4:33

23:47

Title: Introduction

Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran

Duration: 2:56

23:52

Title: Comme Ci, Comme Ca

Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell

Duration: 6:21

23:58

Title: Skylark (Alternate Version)

Performer(s): Carmichael / Mercer

Duration: 4:19

00:03

Title: Undulating (Etude Op. 31)

Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Duration: 4:15

00:08

Title: Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Ii - Andante

Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Duration: 6:46

00:14

Title: I Can't Get Started

Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 3:56

00:19

Title: River

Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni

Duration: 7:51

00:27

Title: Prelude: Song Of The Gulls

Performer(s): Fripp, Robert

Duration: 4:31

00:32

Title: Starless

Performer(s): Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James

Duration: 6:15

00:38

Title: Paddy Fahey's Jigs No 9,13 & 14

Performer(s): Fahey, Paddy

Duration: 4:43

00:42

Title: Requiem For John Hurt

Performer(s): Fahey, John

Duration: 4:59

00:49

Title: Vespers - Nyne Otpushchayeshi

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 4:00

00:54

Title: String Quartet Op 131 In C Sharp Minor (1st Movement) Adagio Ma

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 7:05

00:54

Title: Norma - Casta Diva

Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo

Duration: 7:04

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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