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

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 5th September 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring :

  • Helena Cavan explains the music and poetry of The Cavan Trio,(Janine Parsons, piano; Corinne Frost, cello; Helena Cavan; poetry) next appearing on 19th September 2021 at Greet,Nr Winchcombe.
Helena Cavan.
  • Music on this programme will come from 
  • Orchestra of The Swan,(Eno)(Hans Gal)
  • English Symphony Orchestra & April Frederick (Elgar,Mahler)
  • Pierre -Laurent Aimard (Beethoven)
  • Giselle Ben-Dor and Juanjo Mosalini(bandoneon) (Piazzolla)
  • Tom Kerstens (Enrique Granados)
  • Paavo Järvi (Arvo Paert)
  • Emmanuele Baldini & Pablo Rossi(Villa-Lobos)
  • Anita Rachvelishvili( Otar Taktakishvili)

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

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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 15th August 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring:

  • Lesley Duncan recalls the music of Douglas Munn… her brother  .. and how his mathematical career led him into GCHQ…….
  • Mario Frangoulis recounts his musical journey, and his latest “crossover” album, “Blue Skies-An American Songbook”.
  • Martin Malmgren discusses his project about an obscure composer, Moses Pergament.

Plus music from:

  • Hans Gal Piano Trio in E, Op. 18  2. II. Allegro violento, played by Sarah Beth Briggs(piano), David Juritz(violin) and Kenneth Woods (‘cello)
  • Mark Knopfler’s Going Home.(Sacha Puttnam & the Classic Film Orchestra)
  • Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 1 in C Major (Krystian Zimmerman and the LSO with Simon Rattle conducting.

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 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, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 20th December 2020. 9pm-11pm, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

2020 Cooler Classics Review:

Featuring: Andre Rieu, Eduardo Garcia(bandoneon), Ivan Stankov,  Thomas Gould, Sarah Class, Sarah Willis, Naxos Records, Jamie Lonsdale, Berit Hagen and Joanna Forest.. .. and the music of Bach, Beethoven, Bizet,Brahms, Copland and more.

Enjoy!!

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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 13th December 2020. 9pm-11pm, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

On this new edition of “Cooler Classics”:

Main feature….. this is Beethoven250! So, pride of place on this programme.. the highlight of Beethoven’s only opera..”Fidelio”..


Here is the playlist:

Andre Rieu: Tara’s Theme

Henry Dehlinger: Bahnhofstrasse

Ian Sutherland: Skater’s Waltz.

Commander-in-Chief: Moonlight Sonata

Beethoven: Fidelio (all tracks)

Joanna Forest: Rhythm Of Life

And an introduction to the music of Lili & Nadia Boulanger -“Clairieres”.. with Nicholas Phan and Myra Huang.

Courtesy: AVIE Records

So, do tune in…and please note the NEW Time!! 9pm Sunday!!

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