Cooler Classics, English Symphony Orchestra, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 25th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • The 3Choirs Festival is in full swing, so interviews and world premieres!
  • Kenneth Woods (ESO) describes the concert on 28th July at Kidderminster.
Kenneth Woods
  • Steve Elcock explains his Symphony No 8, to be premiered on 28th July.
Steve Elcock
  • Emily Doolittle shares her love of sounds and the work “Woodwings”(Premiere)
Emily Doolittle
  • With additional music from Gabriel Jackson, Julian Lloyd Webber, Edward Elgar,Allan Petterson,Andre Rieu and Beethoven

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

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Cooler Classics.(Sunday 18th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Robert Emery
  • La Serenissima with more Vivaldi.
  • New releases from Konstantia Gourzi, Randall Goosby, D.Ferella, Sebastian Plano.
  • Gemma Wheklan (with the ESO) narrates The Bremen Town Musicians.
Kenneth Woods : Fiddles, Forests and Fowl Fables CD 2 discs (2021) ***NEW***
  • Steve Elcock’s Symphony No 5 (ahead of a premiere of his Symphony No 8 with the ESO at Kidderminster on 28th July 2021
  • And news of the Three Choirs Festival.

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

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

  • And we start off with “Extra Time”!!!!(La Serenissima)

  • Kenneth Woods explains Mahler’s music.
Kenneth Woods.
  • The Voice Finalist, Nadia Eide, tells us about her singing career ahead of an autumn tour including a visit to Stratford-upon-Avon PlayHouse in October.
Nadia Eide
  • And music from:: 
  • Albinoni, Bizet,,Budd, Bruckner,  Mahler,Mozart, Puccini, Tchaikovsky,Verdi.
  • Performances from:
  • Sarah Brightman,Mario Frangoulis, Gustavo Dudamel,April Frederick,ESO, BBC Philharmonic.

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

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Cooler Classics.(Sunday 4th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Adrian Chandler(La Serenissima) explains his love of Baroque music, ahead of a concert in Cheltenham on 7th July.
Adrian Chandler
  • Lucy Hewson and Rebecca Prosser  tell us about how we could have a “Concert On Your Doorstep”
Lucy Hewson and Rebecca Prosser(aka Concert On Your Doorstep)
  • International classical crossover tenor Mario Frangoulis recalls his career to date, and An American Songbook.
Mario Frangoulis
  • Additional music from: Prokofiev,Vivaldi, Puccini, Monteverdi, Schumann, Strauss, Louis Andriessen and Chen Jun.

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

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Cooler Classics, English Symphony Orchestra, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 27th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Philip Sawyers 2018 interview and updates..
Philip Sawyers. (Copyright Acknowledged)
Philip Sawyers: Symphony No. 4 & Hommage To Kandinsky
Sawyers, Symphonic Music for Strings & Brass
Philip Sawyers’ CD Covers.(Copyright Acknowledged)
  • Oscar Rossignoli-New Orleans based pianist and composer tells us about the influences behind his album “INERTIA”
Oscar Rossignoli
  • With additional music from:
  • Prokofiev, Brahms,Mozart, Richard Rodney Bennett, La Serenissima, Nadia Eide,Chick Corea, Michel Camilo.

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

www.nccr.co.uk.