Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 3rd October 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Features :
  • An interview with , and a playlist (in the second hour) curated by Kenneth Woods, principal conductor with the English Symphony Orchestra.
Kenneth Woods (English Symphony Orchestra)
  • So, expect some Elgar… and Mahler..
  • With additional music from CPE Bach, Erwin Sculhoff, Dorothy Carwithen, Franz Schubert, Michael Tippett, Philip Sawyers and Ethel Smyth.
  • And the virtuosity of Julian Lloyd Webber, Raphael Wallfisch ,Jean-Yves Thibaudet and the Flowers Band.

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 27th December 2020. 9pm-11pm, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

“Cooler Classics” Review 2020

Part 2 of a review of the past 12 months.

Featuring music from:

  • Ian Sutherland
  • Gustav Holst
  • Edward Elgar
  • Eleonor Bindman
  • Inbal Segev
  • Matthew Sharp
  • Hans Gal
  • English Symphony Orchestra
  • Ensemble Burletta
  • Fabio Brum
  • Anna Clyne
  • Philip Sawyers
  • Andre Rieu

Enjoy!!

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Cooler Classics.(Sunday 29th November 2020. 11pm-1am, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

On this week’s “Cooler Classics”

Boris Giltburg plays Beethoven

Boris Giltburg
  • Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, ‘Pathétique’, Op. 13
  • 1 I. Grave – Allegro di molto e con brio
  • Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, ‘Waldstein’, Op. 53
  • 4 I. Allegro con brio
  • Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111
  • 7 I. Maestoso – Allegro con brio ed appassionato

And Berit Hagen(The Commander-in-Chief), with her manager Elizabeth Hilltout tell us about the making of the album “The Virtuoso”, and working with Craig Ogden & John Haywood

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Berit Hagen & Elizabeth Hilltout.
The Virtuoso - Album cover.jpg
“The Virtuoso”

With additional music from Andre Rieu & Edward Elgar..

So, do tune in Sunday 11pm…

And later.. on Mixcloud…

Cooler Classics, Interviews

“Cooler Classics” Sunday 20th September 2020. (Repeats: Various & on Mixcloud) www.nccr.co.uk

Cooler Classics  20th September 2020

The featured CDs are Music For My Love(Volume 2) and Gunnar Idenstam’s “Metal Angel” (both by kind arrangement: Toccata Classics)

Tea For Two (Ian Sutherland Concert Orchestra)

Extract: Steve Elcock Interview

Song For Yodit

Extract: Martin Anderson Interview

Nicolas Bacri: Prelude aux chants d’amour.

John Kinsella: Amhran do Yodit

Richard Whilds : 176 Reasons

David Matthews: A June Song

Wim Hautekiet: Alex’s Waltz

Gregory Rose: Eritrean Sunset & Tigrinya Dance

Holst: Planet Suite: Jupiter: Bringer of Jollity.

Elgar: Pomp & Circumstance No 5(ESO)

Idenstam: Suite 1 (1-5)

Moszkowski: Op47 Larghetto.

So, be sure to tune in!!

www.nccr.co.uk. Sunday 20th September 2020 (11pm-1 am)