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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics Extra.(17th November 2022… on Mixcloud only..)

John Liggins (Stratford Music Festival) , with Toyah Willcox, extend an invitation to a family concert in Stratford-upon-Avon, based on the work of Roald Dahl.


This small programme extra includes music from Orchestra of The Swan and the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Sir Simon Rattle.

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Cooler Classics, Events and Shows, Films/documentaries, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 13th November 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • James Bond.. 25 films in the series!!
  • Gustav Mahler & Edward Elgar in the film “Tar”
  • John Addison..and A Bridge Too Far.
  • Paul Ben-Haim with the Israel Philharmonic
  • Chandos Records Releases: Rachmaninoff,Poulenc,Stravinsky
  • Balmorhea.. six-piece minimalist instrumental ensemble from Austin, Texas,
  • Clare Hammond and the etudes of Hélène de Montgeroult
  • David Garrett and his album “Iconic”
  • Robert Scumann and Daniel Barenboim
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams Symphony No 6
  • And in conversation with Karl Ruetter on the challenges of a classical composer

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

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 11th November 2022 (Sunday Noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (https://nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • Stuart Wills- Exeter based singer/songwriter with “Push On Through”
  • Matt Steady updates on his musical events.
  • Peter & Ruby(of President Street) spend a few minutes explaining “Tell Me Brother”
  • Phil Jones, Welsh folk singer recalls his musical career, and a first solo album!
  • Jack Boskett has been an extremely busy photographer of late, with key historical moments to reflect upon….and be sure to have matching shoes!!
  • And music from: Brothers Osborne & The War and Treaty, Di’elle, Ken Hensley, Cindy Alter, Anthony Newley, Dorothy Squires,Paul Goodhead, Joe Brown, Preston D Barnes.

First broadcast: Friday 11th November 2022 (7-9pm) Repeats Sunday 13th November 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!) https://nccr.co.uk

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

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 6th November 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Nancy Lee Harper explains her love of Iberian music.
  • Robert Emery updates us on his Music Trivia series on YouTube,
  • Nimrod Borenstein outlines his performance and recording schedule.
  • Keith Slade introduces us to the Worcestershire Symphony Orchestra.
  • Ellen Williams tells us about “World In Union”.
  • Plus: Korngold, Queen, Tchaikovsky, Queen, Sinfonia Of London, Berlin Philharmonic, Prague Festival Orchestra.

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

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 4th November 2022 (Sunday Noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (https://nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • PrYmary Colours’ Caya (below) and Daz tell us about “I’m Here Now”
  • Steve Millington (Houghton Weavers) with a new song..
  • Simon Wiiliams is at Cheltenham Playhouse on 19th November,”Posting Letters To The Moon”, with Lucy Fleming.
  • Mark Christopher Lee makes an appeal  “to anyone out there”!!!
  • Linda Lamon looks back with “Music In the Box”
  • Lindsey Braune (Cotswold Auction House) has an interesting tale or two!!
  • With music from: The Beatles, Dave Haynes,Evelyn Laurie, Patti Dixon, Rachmaninoff, Sweet Sensation, David Bowie.
  • First broadcast: Friday 4th November 2022 (7-9pm) Repeats Sunday 6th November 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!) https://nccr.co.uk