Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 1st May 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring the voices of::

  • Mark Milhofer
Mark Milhofer (interview on next week’s show!)
  • Enrico Caruso
  • Mario Lanza,
  • Freddie De Tommaso
  • Russell Watson (with some memories to tell!)
Russell Watson
  • Luciano Pavarotti
  • Placiso Domingo
  • Jose Carreras

and the music of:

  • Antonín Dvořák 
  • Aram Khachaturian
  • Edward Elgar
  • Gustav Holst
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Edvard Grieg
  • Johnny Marr and Steven Patrick Morrissey

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

Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR


On tonight’s “Cooler Classics”, expect to hear:

Antonin Dvorak Violin Concerto…and maybe a Slavonic Dance or two….and some of his “New World” Symphony….

Claude Debussy’s La Mer (on 115th anniversary of its premiere… …

Otto Klemperer conducts Frederic Chopin’s Piano Concerto No 2 on the 170th anniversary of the composer’s death…

On 18th October 1904 Gustav Mahler’s 5th Symphony premiered in Cologne.. and midway expect Kenneth Woods to give us some insights into Mahler’s mind…

Also expect a little hot trumpet from Wynton Marsalis..and news from the English Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra of the Swan, the Cheltenham Chamber Orchestra, the Cheltenham Philharmonic Orchestra, the Evesham & District Music Club….

And some film and TV music!!

Do tune in!!
8-10 pm, Monday 14th October 2019