Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch

Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch

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The Purple Vespertine with Ellen Cranitch Saturday 4 November 2017

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.

Music Played on the Show


Title: What A Little Moonlight Can Do

Composer: Kent/Stewart

Performer(s): Richard Glliano (Accordian), The Wynton Marsalis Quintet

Album: The Wynton Marsalis Quintet & Richard Glliano - From Billie Holiday To Edith Piaf (Recordno: Not Available) / Harmonia Mundi

Duration: 8:54


Title: Snoring Moon

Composer: Terez Yazan and Friends

Performer(s): Terez Yazan And Friends

Album: Almond Blossom / Digital Arabic Repertoire and Network Aggregator / No Number

Duration: 3:47


Title: Dancing In The Moonlight

Composer: Lynott

Performer(s): Thin Lizzy

Album: Head Full Of Rock / Emi / VTDCD876

Duration: 3:20


Title: The Moon Shone On My Bed Last Night

Composer: Trad arr Lee

Performer(s): Sam Lee (Vocals)

Album: The Fade in Time / Nest Collective / TNCR003CD

Duration: 6:06


Title: Fly Me To The Moon

Composer: Howard

Performer(s): Peggy Lee

Album: Jazz Moods 2 / Telstar / TCD2748

Duration: 2:59


Title: Little Moon Man

Composer: Snowpoet/Kinsella

Performer(s): Matthew Robinson (Piano/Keys), Nicholas Costley (Guitars), Josh Arolco (B/Vocals/Sax), Dave Hamblett (Drums), Snowpoet

Album: Snowpoet / Two Rivers Records 2016 / TRR007

Duration: 4:59


Title: Moon

Composer: Bjork/ Taylor

Performer(s): Bjork (Vocals), Music And Programming By Bjork And Damian Taylor

Album: Bjork: Biophilia / Well Hart Ltd/ One Little Indian Ltd / tplp10166cdx

Duration: 5:45


Title: Moondance

Composer: N/a

Performer(s): Park Stickney

Album: Action Harp Play Set

Duration: 4:43


Title: A Silver Moon

Composer: Hoiby, Jasper

Performer(s): Phronesis, Jasper Hoiby (Bass), Ivo Neame (Piano), Anton Eger (Drums)

Album: Parallax / Edition Records 2016 / EDN1070

Duration: 5:52


Title: I Wished On The Moon

Composer: Parker/Rainger

Performer(s): Lynne Arriale (Piano), John Patitucci (Bass), Steve Davis (Drums)

Album: A Long Road Home / Tcb / 97952

Duration: 7:50


Title: Moon River

Composer: Mancini, Henry

Performer(s): Maeve Gilchrist (Harp)

Album: The Ostinato Project / / 84501 85758

Duration: 3:36


Title: Moon River

Composer: Mancini, Henry/Mercer, Johnny

Performer(s): Stevie Wonder (Harmonica) & Take 6

Album: Ultimate Mancini / Concord Records

Duration: 3:09


Title: Bright Moon

Composer: Stanko, Tomasz

Performer(s): Tomasz Stanko (Trumpet), David Virelles (Piano), Reuben Rogers (Bass), Gerald Cleaver (Drums)

Album: December Avenue / ECM 2017 / ECM 2532

Duration: 7:19


Title: The Moon Is Falling Down

Composer: Egan, Karen

Performer(s): Cian Boylan (Hammond,Wurly); Damian Evans (Bass); Paul Byrne (Drums);Dave Whyte (El Guitar)

Album: Charlatanne / Artist Release 2015 / KECD002

Duration: 4:11


Title: I Wished On The Moon

Composer: Parker/Rainger

Performer(s): Ruth Etting

Album: Elegance - A Musical Journey through the 30s and 40s / The Glass Gramophone Company Limited / PPCD78140

Duration: 2:45


Title: Drunk On The Moon

Composer: Waits

Performer(s): Tom Waits

Album: The Heart of Saturday Night / Elektra/asylum / 960 597-2

Duration: 5:01


Title: We And The Moon Are Neighbours

Composer: Mansour And Assy Rahbani

Performer(s): Seamus Mcguire (Violin), Garry Obriain (Guitar Mandocello) Mairtín Oconnor (Accordion), James Blennerhasset (Bass), Tommy Hayes (Dumbeq)

Album: The Wishing Tree / Green Linnet / Glcd1151

Duration: 3:25


Title: All To Do With The Moon

Composer: Detor, Krista

Performer(s): Krista Detor (Piano & Vocals), David Weber (Guitar), Jack Helsley (Bass)

Album: Krista Detor: Chocolate Paper Suites / Tightrope Records / 255 102

Duration: 3:24


Title: Moonbeam Passage

Composer: Tweed, Karen

Performer(s): May Monday, Timo Alakotila, Karen Tweed, Roger Tallroth, Emma Reid

Album: May Monday - Midnight / May Monday Adventures / MMA6327001

Duration: 6:16


Title: Grapefruit Moon

Performer(s): Southside Johnny With Labamba's Big Band

Album: Grapefruit Moon: The Songs Of Tom Waits / Blue Harp

Duration: 6:31


Title: Autumn Moon On A Calm Lake

Composer: Wencheng, Lu

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)

Album: Best of Lang Lang / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779014

Duration: 4:06


Title: Moonlight / Llanto De Luna

Composer: Beethoven / Gutierrez Cainas, J.

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

Album: Omara & Chucho : Omara Portuondo & Chucho Valdes / World Village / WVF479063

Duration: 4:45


Title: Alien Moon

Composer: Lewis, Tony

Performer(s): Satsuki Odamura (Koto)

Album: Burning House - An album of Australian compositions for koto / Vox Australis / VAST022-2

Duration: 9:29


Title: Half Moon Dreaming

Composer: Thacker, Simon

Performer(s): Justyna Jablonska (Cello)

Album: Karmana / Slap The Moon Records / STMRCD03

Duration: 3:58


Title: Hunter Moon

Composer: Rusby, Kate

Performer(s): Kate Rusby (Vocal, Guitar), Damien O'Kane (Electric Tenor Guitar), Duncna Lyali (Double Bass & Moog), Josh Clark (Percussion), Donald Grant (Fiddle), Magnus Johnston (Fiddle), Triona Milne (Viola), Laura Anstee (Cello)

Album: Life in a Paper Boat / Pure Records

Duration: 5:01


Title: White Moon

Composer: Beier, Chris

Performer(s): Christian Weber (Bass), Eric Schaefer (Drums)

Album: Nachtfahrten / ACT / 9592-2

Duration: 4:10


Title: Lonesome Moonlight Waltz

Composer: trad arr Burke/Brennan

Performer(s): John Brennan (Guitar), Mark Egan (Bass),

Album: The Pound Ridge Sessions / Loftus / LM007

Duration: 2:49


Title: Silk Moon

Composer: Garcia-Fons, Renaud

Performer(s): Renaud Garcia-Fons

Album: Silk Moon / Cezame

Duration: 3:35


Title: Moon And Sand

Composer: Wilder, Alec

Performer(s): Salvatore Maiore (Dbl Bass), Roberto Dani (Drums)

Album: In the Morning - Music of Alec Wilder / ECM Records / ECM 2429 473 8673

Duration: 6:41


Title: The Moon And I

Composer: Legrand, Michel

Performer(s): Jessye Norman, Ron Carter (Bass), Michel Legrand (Piano), Grady Tate (Drums)

Album: I Was Born In Love With You - Jessye Norman Sings Michel Legrand / Philips / 456 654-2

Duration: 3:38



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Presenter: Ellen Cranitch

Producer: Olga Buckley


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