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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 29 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    American composer Eric Whitacre is one of the most performed composers of his generation. Settings include Yeats and Kipling. His work is in the spotlight this week on Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:12
      Title: Violin Sonata No.5 In F Major ?Spring? (2nd Movement) Adagio Mol
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:21
    • 22:19
      Title: Limerick Junction
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. Mcgrath
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:26
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Coldrick, Pat
      Performer(s): Coldrick, Pat
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:31
      Title: Tubular Bells (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Performer(s): Oldfield, Mike
      Duration: 8:15
    • 22:39
      Title: The Inner Child
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Performer(s): Johansen, Tore
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:46
      Title: Piano Quintet In G Minor (2nd Mt)
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 10:10
    • 22:57
      Title: The Game Of Cards
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:01
      Title: Random Play
      Performer(s): Bedford, Brian
      Performer(s): Bedford, Brian
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:05
      Title: The Night Will Always Win
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:10
      Title: Thinly, Roundly (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:14
      Title: Myth
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:17
      Title: Atonement
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:22
      Title: The Book Of Sounds - Part 7
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Duration: 9:00
    • 23:33
      Title: Lonely House
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Duration: 7:46
    • 23:41
      Title: The Dear Irish Boy (Slow Air)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:44
    • 23:47
      Title: Gymnopedie No.3
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 2:36
    • 23:49
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:56
      Title: Orpheus : Ballet In Three Scenes - Third Scene - Apotheosis Of O
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:13
    • 00:00
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:04
      Title: 1
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:10
      Title: Because Of Toledo
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:15
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Dennis/Brent
      Performer(s): Dennis/Brent
      Duration: 3:59
    • 00:19
      Title: The Hexagram
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 6:09
    • 00:33
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Menuets I & Ii
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:36
      Title: Winter 2
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 3:06
    • 00:40
      Title: Real Time
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: Rachelle
      Performer(s): Harper, Colin
      Performer(s): Harper, Colin
      Duration: 2:37
    • 00:48
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 4 In A Minor - Movement Iii - Largo
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Performer(s): Reger, Max
      Duration: 7:23
    • 00:55
      Title: This Marriage
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 2:36
    • 00:58
      Title: Study Iii
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 2:11

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