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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    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 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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