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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 13th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Ugnius Pauliukonis & Gunda Baranauskaite (Sono Ensemble) speak about Southern Rhythms, including music from Piazolla, Chick Corea,Kapustin and their next Live Stream on 18th June 2021.

Gunda & Ugnius(Sono Ensemble)

  • John Sanderson updates us on progress with the Performing Arts Centre (& Amphitheatre) project at Chipping Campden School.

John Sanderson. (Chipping Campden School Principal)

  • Christopher Tyler Nickel, from Vancouver, reveals his thinking about his Second Symphony.. and other ongoing projects.

Christopher Tyler Nickel

  • Jerod Impichchaachaaha Tate , from Oklahoma, explains Chickasaw Indian Classical Music and “Fire & Light”… plus….

Jerod Impichchaachaaha Tate

  • With new recordings of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No 3, new music from Inbal Segev’s “20 for 2020” album, Chick Corea’s “Return to Forever “(1972) album track “Crystal Silence”…….
  • … and U2, with “Beautiful Day”

Sunday 9-11pm and repeated Thursday at Midnight. Plus Listen Again (7 days) and Mixcloud (several weeks!)

www.nccr.co.uk.

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 11th June 2021(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm, Monday 11am-1pm, & Tuesday Midnight-2am) Available on Listen Again.(www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud

  • Canadian singer/songwriters Ray Mussell & Aaron Ptritchett tell us about the thinking behind their single “Still You Breathe” raising awareness of organ donation.

  • Ray Mussell (left) & Aaron Ptritchett
    • Local artist Guy Warner tells of his career to date and his contribution to “The KIngfisher Trail”

    Guy Warner.

    • Chris Groom recounts the life of Strat- the Charisma Records founder Tony Stratton-Smith.

    (Copyright acknowledged)

    • Paul D Curran has a poem for his international audience.

    Peter Lewis(left) and Paul D Curran.

    • David Martin & Geoff Morrow talk about their friend gerry Marsden, and the tribute album “Gerry Marsden: My Home Town”.
    GERRY MARSDEN My Home Town

    (Copyright acknowledged)

    Friday 11th June 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday Noon till 2pm and Tuesday Midnight-2amAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

    Cooler Classics, Events and Shows, Interviews, Music, NCCR

    Cooler Classics.(Sunday 6th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

    This edition features:

    An extended interview with Mirusia Louwerse the Australian soprano who delighted audiences around the world with Andre Rieu and the JSO…tells us about her career highlights to date, and the latest CD/DVD “Live In Concert” Expect a few songs, including The Morning Bird from the new album released 4th June 2021

    Live in Concert (Live CD)

    Classical guitarist Craig Ogden will be performing Spanish music at Broadway Arts Festival, in the Marquee on the Green, Broadway, on Wednesday 9th June 2021. Craig tells us about his musical start, and current projects….

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    New releases from Chandos records… featuring the music of Sibelius,Mozart, Berlioz, Nelson Riddle, Szymanowski – Variations on a Polish Theme, ..

    And a first play (world first?) for a World Premiere recording…. “The Ugly Duckling” by the English Symphony Orchestra, with Hugh Bonneville narrating.

    Fiddles, Forests and Fowl Fables: New storytelling works for narrator and orchestra
    https://www.eso.co.uk/product/fables/

    Sunday 9-11pm and repeated Thursday at Midnight. Plus Listen Again (7 days) and Mixcloud (several weeks!)

    www.nccr.co.uk.

    In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, NCCR

    NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 4th June 2021(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm, Monday 11am-1pm, & Tuesday Midnight-2am) Available on Listen Again.(www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud

    On this week’s “In The Cooler”

    • Patrick O’Keefe(Paddy) of Graham Davy tells us about “Fear”
    Patrick O’Keefe(Paddy) of Graham Davy
    • Mike Armstrong with his latest track “Each Other’s Eyes”… and coming second to Gary Barlow in a youth songwriting contest  on BBC Pebble Mill!!
    Mike Armstrong
    • Gerald Ahern, a former “Wee Amigo”, tells us about “Wrong”
    Gerald Ahern
    • Andrew Lownie is coming to Campden Literature festival in September.
    Andrew Lownie
    • James Webb(Cotswold National Landscape) explains The Kingfisher Trail.
    Kingfisher Trail
    James Webb(Cotswold National Landscape)
    • With additional music from: Herb Alpert, The Korgis, Barbara Daphne,Pink Floyd, The Questionnaires, John Lodge.

    Friday 4th June 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday Noon till 2pm and Tuesday Midnight-2am. Available on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

    Cooler Classics, Events and Shows, Interviews, Music, NCCR

    Cooler Classics.(Sunday 30th May 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

    On this week’s edition:

    Martin Anderson tells us about Toccata Classics500!!

    Martin Anderson (Toccata Classics)

    We learn about the Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki (Courtesy Crossover Media.)

    Sunday 9-11pm and repeated Thursday at Midnight. Plus Listen Again (7 days) and Mixcloud (several weeks!)

    www.nccr.co.uk.