In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In the Cooler” 7-9 pm,Friday 14th June 2019,Rpt Sunday 8-10 am & Monday 2-4 pm(www.nccr.co.uk)

So, what to expect this week!!
An update from Oddball Chris Bishop on the latest about StowstockOne4Zero, which is this Saturday (15th)…..a family orientated one day Music and Beer festival.. live music provided by 10+ local bands.. and the RAF FALCONS Parachute Display team will be dropping in…

Did you know that 14th June 2019 is the 100th anniversary of something or other involving Rolls Royce…

Betsy Harmony will be with us in the studio..and maybe she’ll sing with our in studio guests Rob Widdicombe and Chris Gardner aka Scurravagus!!

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Betsy, Rob & Chris..(Copyrights acknowledged)

And as if that’s not enough, we may even get to be prescribed some Literary Medicine with Sharon Dunscombe, and get some K9 care advice from Joanna Donaghy!!Or maybe next week…!!

Its all happening here!!

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NCCR “Cooler Classics”.. Monday 11pm-midnight,rpt Sunday 7-8 am.(www.nccr.co.uk)

On this week’s edition, we enjoy a conversation with Cheltenham born Dame Felicity Lott, as she recalls her musical life and continuing journey!

And there is music from Andre Rieu(Opera Potpourri), Wagner (the opera season at Longborough is now well under way), Elizabeth Schwarzkopf….. and Dame Felicity Lott (Call Me Flott)

Photo: John Reddihough

(C)Dame Felicity Lott

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR, Uncategorized

“In The Cooler” 7-9 pm Friday 7th June 2019. (www.nccr.co.uk)

This weeks programme includes…

David Banks telling us about Cheltenham Symphony Orchestra’s 50th Anniversary!

In2Cultures”
Liz and Devinder from In2Cultures are an award winning creative arts team. In 2017 they were honoured with three awards for their multicultural work in education and the community. They have a passion for African percussion and multicultural creative arts, and love sharing their knowledge and expertise with everyone  .. including us!! The studio will reverberate with the sound of African drums!

Jakko Jakszyk (King Crimson) provides updates ahead of a major world tour..and then there is the 40th Anniversary  Series “In the Court of the Crimson King .”

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Julie July came into the studio to tell us about her CD “Lady of The First Light” and the launch party in Worcester on Sunday 9th June 2019..and the influence of Sandy Denny.

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We may get time to include a chat with Sharon Dunscombe and The Literary Medicine Chest, and with Joanna Donaghy(Cotswold K9)
& Equine Care, Chipping Campden..

Do tune in!! http://www.nccr.co.uk.

 

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In The Cooler, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Programme News

So you think you missed Friday’s “In the Cooler”

Well, you did! It wasn’t broadcast!!

NCCR did an OB (outside broadcast) from Dover’s Hill, the site of Cotswold’s “Olimpick Games”

But fear not, you can tune in on Sunday morning (8-10am) and/or Monday 2-4 pm(and on the Listen Again feature)

The programme will be looking back at the new music that was played..and references made to the more than 250 guests who have appeared on the programme since last May!!

And what a guest list we have enjoyed………from broadcasters to writers, musicians, comedians, local event organizers and more.

Thank you all for listening.

Hopefully, “In the Cooler” can only get better!!! (now, how do I switch this thing off……!)

Peter S Lewis

Cooler Classics, Interviews

NCCR “Cooler Classics” Monday 27th May 2019.. 11pm- midnight

Tonight’s “Cooler Classics” (NCCR http://www.nccr.co.uk 11pm-midnight) features an interview with Raphael Wallfisch, Elgar’s Cello Concerto, Gerald Finzi’s Cello Concerto, and Felicity Lott’s “Mad About The Boy”. I trust you will all be mad about “Cooler Classics”.. tonight!! 11pm-midnight..www.nccr.co.uk

(C) Raphael Wallfisch    

In The Cooler, Interviews, Uncategorized

NCCR “In the Cooler”7-9pm, Friday 24th May 2019(rpts Sun 8-10am,Mon 2-4pm)

On this week’s edition:

(and you can Listen Again NOW!!)

An eclectic mix this week:

Stuart McCallum speaks with us about “The Breath”, ahead of their gig at Stroud..
Ríoghnach Connolly and Stuart McCallum are the creative heart of The Breath ..Latest album..”Let The Cards Fall”. (The Goods Shed” Stroud 26th May 2019)

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Randall Butler is George Michael..(at The Roses, Tewkesbury, 8th June 2019)

Randall Butler.

Jono Guinness (& didgeridoo) tells us about the Elementary Music Festival at Braziers Park,Ipsden.(5-8th July)

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Petra & Marcus will be in to tell us about the “Wolford Wood” projects..
WARWICKSHIRE’S SCIENTIFIC WORKING WOOD ON THE EDGE OF THE COTSWOLDS NATIONAL PARK (25-28th May 2019)

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..and Alabaster dePlume recalls his musical life and the JAZZ Stroud event.

See!! Told you it was an eclectic mix!!

Tune in : http://www.nccr.co.uk) Friday 7-9 pm,rpt Sunday 8-10 am, Monday 2-4 pm..

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NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 17th May 2019.(7-9 pm, rpt Sunday 8-10 am,Monday 2-4 pm)

On this week’s “In The Cooler” we enjoy a tour of The Art of Selling Songs
Music Graphics from the V&A…at the Wilson museum,Cheltenham( till 2nd June!!) In this touring exhibition from the V&A, material from the museum’s collection of music graphics explores how this artform has changed and evolved from the 19th century to the early 21st century.Sophia Wilson is our guide.

Sophia Wilson

And in the studio, singer-songwriter Lynz Crichton performs a song or three, and explains her musical journey.Expect an emotional story or two..

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Speaking of journey, you may want to take part /enjoy the Brian Jones 50th Anniversary Walking Tour..(dates through the summer..) so expect early Rolling Stones music..

In addition, open and closing music from Smokie…

Enjoy!!
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