The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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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 Thursday 5 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.

    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

    • 22:05
      Title: The Mountain Of The Night
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:08
      Title: His Eye Is On The Sparrow
      Performer(s): Martin/Gabriel
      Performer(s): Martin/Gabriel
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:13
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Major - Prelude
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 9:11
    • 22:23
      Title: Houdouth
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Performer(s): Anouar Brahem
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:28
      Title: Izithembiso Zenkosi
      Performer(s): Shabalala
      Performer(s): Shabalala
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:34
      Title: Hotel
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:15
    • 22:36
      Title: Afterwards
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:39
      Title: Blackbird
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 5:24
    • 22:45
      Title: Remember
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Duration: 6:38
    • 22:52
      Title: Cello Suite No. 3 In C Major Bwv 1009 - Movement V - Bourree I /
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:55
      Title: String Quartet In Eb Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:08
      Title: The Sally Gardens
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:12
      Title: The Meaning Of Love
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Steve
      Duration: 5:58
    • 23:17
      Title: Easy Living
      Performer(s): Robin / Rainger
      Performer(s): Robin / Rainger
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:20
      Title: Prelude To A Kiss
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Five Preludes No.2 In E
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:32
      Title: Bachianas Brasileiras No.5 Aria
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 7:20
    • 23:39
      Title: Cinema Paradiso: Main Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 4:41
    • 23:43
      Title: Incontro
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 7:19
    • 23:50
      Title: Part Iv - Aka Come Sunday
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 8:13
    • 00:01
      Title: Father
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny/ Kehoe, Paddy
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny/ Kehoe, Paddy
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:05
      Title: Amazing Grace
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:54
    • 00:07
      Title: Abendstimmung, Op.120 (Evening Mood)
      Performer(s): Sinding, Christian
      Performer(s): Sinding, Christian
      Duration: 6:44
    • 00:14
      Title: Nacht Und Traume
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:20
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:24
      Title: Day Is Done
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 2:43
    • 00:27
      Title: A Kind Of Love
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:32
      Title: Hotel Messages
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Duration: 2:20
    • 00:38
      Title: Our Es Mayr Im
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:44
      Title: N'Teri
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:50
      Title: The Word Of God Touched My Heart; Izwi Lahlab'inhliziyo Yami (Zulu)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:53
      Title: Joan - Capetown Flower
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Duration: 6:05
    • 01:00
      Title: Contrapunctus Viii, A 3
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:15

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