The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Tuesday's programme...

    July 7: Promised last night (but ran out of time)Vladimir Godar’s Suite for Two Violins; more from Trio Mediaeval’s Aquilonis; a Bach Transcription for Solo Piano by Russian Alexander Siloti; Tin Hat Trio from their CD Rodeo Eroded; Keith Jarrett with Jack De Johnette and Gary Peacock from their Standards recordings; Ella (pictured) sings Duke; Irish harpist Michelle Mulcahy from her beautiful  Suaimhneas cd; Susanna Wallumrod sings Nick Drake; Maria Pia de Vito sings a re-invented Pergolese; Howard Skempton twice – orchestral and choral; Irish composer Ciaran Farrell’s music on sax; Prokofiev on harp;  John Abercrombie and Ralph Towner combine as do John Cale and Lou Reed; For these and more join Carl at 10……  

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 18 June 2013

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    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.

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    Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"; July 6th - July 12th

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

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