The Purple Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch

The Purple Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch

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The Purple Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch Friday 28 July 2017

This week on Vespertine

This week it's All About The Bass....the quiet ones at the back, but on whom it all depends. Loads of variety, from Dan Berglund, Charles Mingus, Carol Kaye, Renaud Garcia Fons, a new CD from Lindsey Horner, and loads more. It's always the quiet ones....

The Purple Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch

Let Ellen Cranitch be your guide on a night-time voyage, crossing time and space to share a selection of classical, jazz, roots and contemporary music.

Vespertine live at New Music Dublin

On Friday, March 3rd, Bernard Clarke presented a special late-night concert featuring Crash Ensemble live from the New Music Dublin Festival Club. The cincert featured the world premiere of Streets Become Liars by Christopher Mayo, as well as Meredith Monk's Stringsongs and Preamble by Qasim Naqvi. You can listen back here:

Crash Ensemble, New Music Dublin

Music Played on the Show


Title: String Quartets Op 54 No 3 In E Major (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Joseph

Performer(s): The London Haydn Quartet (Caterine Manson Violin, Michael Gurevich Violin, James Boyd Viola, Jonathan Manson Cello)

Album: Haydn String Quartets Opp 54 & 55 / Hyperion / CDA68160

Duration: 10:48


Title: I Only Have Eyes For You

Composer: Warren/dubin

Performer(s): Flamingos

Album: Remember Then / Polygram

Duration: 3:18


Title: Angel Eyes

Composer: Denis/Brent

Performer(s): Mark Murphy (Vocal), Frank Chastenier (Piano); Christian Von Kaphengst (Bass); Sebastian Merk (Drums); Karl Schloz (Guitar)

Album: Love Is What Stays / Verve / 060251714489

Duration: 8:06


Title: Ay, Que Me Abraso!

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Fahmi Alqhai (Viola Da Gamba), Miguel Ángel Cortés (Flamenco Guitar), Accademia Del Piacere

Album: Las idas y las vueltas - Spanish Baroque Meets Flamenco / Glossa / GCD P33203

Duration: 6:01


Title: Concerto For Cello, Strings And Basso Continuo In B Flat Major, Wq.171 (3rd Movement) Allegro Assai

Composer: Bach, C.P.E.

Performer(s): Jacques Zoon (Flute), Daniel Gaede (Concert Master), Berlin Baroque Soloists

Album: C.P.E. Bach Concertoes & Symphonies II - Berlin Baroque Soloists, Reinhard Goebel / Sony Music Entertainment / Sony 88875083972

Duration: 6:30


Title: Connamara

Composer: trad arr Casey

Performer(s): Nollaig Casey (Fiddle), Mairead Ní Chathasaigh (Fiddle)

Album: Sibling Revelry / Old Bridge Music / OBMCD22

Duration: 4:36


Title: Metaphors

Composer: de Curitiba, Henrique

Performer(s): Billie Robson, Emily Kay (Sopranos), Edward Button (Alto), James Robinson (Tenor), Malachy Frame, John Gowers (Bass)

Album: Romaria - Choral Music From Brazil / Delphian Records / DCD34147

Duration: 8:14


Title: Deli

Composer: Traore

Performer(s): Rokia Traore (Vocal)

Album: Bowmboi / Nonesuch / 79852-2

Duration: 6:01


Title: Paddy Mac's/Glasgow Session/Beare Island/The Kylebrack Rambler

Composer: Trad Arr Daniels

Performer(s): Luke Daniels (Accordion), Theres Kavanagh (Fiddle), Mike Galvin (Guitar)

Album: Art Of Trio / Wren / WRCD1901

Duration: 5:20


Title: String Quartet No.1 In F Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Affetuoso Ed Appasionato

Composer: Beethoven Ludwig Van

Performer(s): Cristiano Gualco, Paolo Andreoli (Violins), Simone Gramaglia (Viola), Giovanni Scaglione (Cello)

Album: Beethoven - Complete String Quartets Vol. IV / audite / 92.683

Duration: 9:01


Title: Sagebrush

Composer: Dean, Kevin

Performer(s): Louis Stewart (Guitar), Neil Swainson (Bass)

Album: Venous Lake / Gemini Records / GMCD 96

Duration: 5:43


Title: Bachelors Iii

Composer: Metheny, Pat

Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar), Brad Mehldau (Piano)

Album: Metheny Mehldau / Nonesuch / Nonesuch 7559-79964-2

Duration: 7:24


Title: Vardan's Lament

Composer: Anonymous

Performer(s): Karineh Hovhannessian (Zither)

Album: The Music Of Armenia / Celestial Harmonies / 13111-2

Duration: 3:03


Title: Bist Du Bei Mir

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Maria Mosconi (Alto), Arnaud Thorette (Violin), Antoine Pierlot (Cello), Johan Farjot (Piano)

Album: Bach Transcriptions - Ensemble Contraste / la dolce vita / LDV 04

Duration: 2:27


Title: Hvit Himmel - White Sky

Composer: Bodtker, Ellen

Performer(s): Erik Honoré (Electronics)

Album: Jeg Ser / ESB Records / ESB333

Duration: 3:13


Title: Skylark

Composer: Carmichael, Hoagy/Mercer, Johnny

Performer(s): Dianne Reeves (Vocal), Peter Martin (Piano), Reuben Rogers (Bass), Gregory Hutchinson (Drums)

Album: Dianne Reeves - A Little Moonlight / Blue Note / 724358025224

Duration: 6:52


Title: Ave Sanctissima Maria

Composer: Mouton, Jean

Performer(s): Theatre Of Voices

Album: Jean Mouton - Motets / Harmonia Mundi / 907136

Duration: 3:50


Title: Concerto For Two Violins And Bassoon In D Major (1st Movement) Andante

Composer: Telemann, George Philipp

Performer(s): Monica Hugget (Violin & Director)

Album: Concerti Bizarri - Irish Baroque Orchestra - Monica Huggett / Linn / LINN

Duration: 2:52


Title: Partita In Eb Major - Ii: Romance

Composer: Krommer, Franz Vinzenz

Performer(s): Nachtmusique

Album: Franz Krommer - Wind sextets / Glossa / GCD C80604

Duration: 6:23


Title: Planet Rock Postscript

Composer: Baker, A.

Performer(s): Jason Moran

Album: Modernistic / Blue Note

Duration: 2:01


Title: Babalu Aye

Composer: Lecuona, Margarita

Performer(s): Omara Portuondo (Vocals), Cucho Valdes (Piano)

Album: Omara & Chucho : Omara Portuondo & Chucho Valdes (Record No.WVF479063) / World Village / WVF479063

Duration: 5:16


Title: Both Sides Now

Composer: Mitchell, Joni

Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)

Album: Solo: Fred Hersch / Palmetto Records 2015 / PM2180

Duration: 8:04


Title: Cello Concerto In D Minor (2nd Movement)

Composer: Lalo, Edouard

Performer(s): Pieter Wispelwey (Cello), Flanders Symphony Orchestra

Album: Pieter Wispelwey Lalo and Saint-Saens / ONYX / ONYX4107

Duration: 6:00


Title: Violin Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) - Adagio

Composer: Lolli, Antonio

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Concerto Italiano - Carmignola / Venice Baroque Orchestra / Marcon / Archiv Produktion / 4776606

Duration: 5:31


Title: Erbarme Dich

Composer: Bach, J.S.

Performer(s): Saraband, Modern String Quartet

Album: The Arabian Passion According to JS Bach / Jaro / JARO 4294-2

Duration: 7:10


Title: Hullo Bolinas

Composer: Swallow, Steve

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet

Album: Conversations with Bill Evans / Decca / 455 512-2

Duration: 4:16


Title: Oblivión

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Stefano Bollani (Piano), Hamilton De Holanda (Mandolin)

Album: O Que Será / ECM Records / ECM 2332 374 0459

Duration: 4:35


Title: Valses Nobles Et Sentimentales (2nd Movement) - Assez Lent

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Steven Osborne (Piano)

Album: Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music / Hyperion Records / CDA67731

Duration: 2:11



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Presenter: Ellen Cranitch

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-Ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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