The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 17 June 2013

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    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.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:55
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In A Minor
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 2:25
    • 21:57
      Title: No. 4 In D Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:32
    • 22:00
      Title: Part 1 Openings & Closings
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:07
      Title: I Had A King
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 3:52
    • 22:11
      Title: Maggie And Milly And Molly And May
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie/E.E. Cummings
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:15
      Title: Canzonetta Spirituale
      Performer(s): Merula, Tarquinio
      Performer(s): Merula, Tarquinio
      Duration: 8:57
    • 22:24
      Title: Circling
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 4:57
    • 22:29
      Title: Etude 3
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 5:18
    • 22:34
      Title: Love Comes To Me
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:41
      Title: Menuet In C Minor, Op.24 No.1
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:44
      Title: 6 Moments Musicaux D 780 (Op. 94) - No. 6: Allegretto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 7:58
    • 22:52
      Title: Touma Ni Kelen / Needed Time
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 4:55
    • 22:57
      Title: The Girl From Murania
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 5:23
    • 23:03
      Title: As I Roved Out
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Planxty
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Planxty
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:08
      Title: My Heart's Tonight In Ireland
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Duration: 4:04
    • 23:14
      Title: Speak Low
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:20
      Title: Longing
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      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
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 8:08
    • 23:35
      Title: Ad Coenam Agni Providi
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Duration: 7:41
    • 23:43
      Title: Air Travel
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:47
      Title: Introduction
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:52
      Title: Comme Ci, Comme Ca
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:58
      Title: Skylark (Alternate Version)
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Mercer
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Mercer
      Duration: 4:19
    • 00:03
      Title: Undulating (Etude Op. 31)
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:08
      Title: Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Ii - Andante
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 6:46
    • 00:14
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 3:56
    • 00:19
      Title: River
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 7:51
    • 00:27
      Title: Prelude: Song Of The Gulls
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 4:31
    • 00:32
      Title: Starless
      Performer(s): Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James
      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
      Performer(s): Fahey, Paddy
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:42
      Title: Requiem For John Hurt
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Duration: 4:59
    • 00:49
      Title: Vespers - Nyne Otpushchayeshi
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      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
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:05
    • 00:54
      Title: Norma - Casta Diva
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 7:04

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