The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 3 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week, Carl and Eamonn feature songs by an early 18th century composer from Austria. Hear a selection of lieder, many written by a teen-age Franz Schubert, nightly from 10pm.

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    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

    • 22:00
      Title: Les Barricades Mysterieuses
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:03
      Title: Part Vi Conclusion
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Performer(s): Sule, László
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:07
      Title: Sonata In B Flat Major K. 112/L. 298/P. 94
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:35
    • 22:13
      Title: Lascia La Spina
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:11
    • 22:19
      Title: Passacaille
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:26
      Title: Bo
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:30
      Title: Distant Green Valley
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:39
      Title: La Priere De L'Absent
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 7:01
    • 22:46
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran/Agbabian, Areni
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:50
      Title: Sleepsong
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Performer(s): Graham/Lovland Arr Earley
      Duration: 4:35
    • 22:55
      Title: Piano Sonata In C Minor. D958 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 8:27
    • 23:05
      Title: Armenia
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Performer(s): Farinha, Quim
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:08
      Title: King Of The Faeries
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:33
    • 23:11
      Title: Augellin
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: Maoz Tsur
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Performer(s): Ponomarev
      Duration: 6:08
    • 23:24
      Title: Der Winterabend D. 938
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 7:37
    • 23:35
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:41
      Title: These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Performer(s): Maschwitz / Starchey
      Duration: 10:39
    • 23:52
      Title: Ground In C Minor
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:55
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:06
      Title: Aige Bruach Dhun Reimhe
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:18
    • 00:11
      Title: Sé Lest
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Takk...
      Duration: 8:27
    • 00:20
      Title: Like A Bell To A Southerly Wind
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:30
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:54
    • 00:33
      Title: I'Ve Got A Crush On You
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:35
      Title: A Folk Story
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:42
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 00:43
      Title: Cadence And Cascade
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:49
      Title: Cello Suite No.6 In D Major (4th Movement) Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:53
      Title: The Weighing Of The Heart
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Performer(s): Schott, Cecile
      Duration: 4:57

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