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!)

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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 19th December 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • “The Singing Guitar” a podcast -courtesy Crossover Media– with Max Horowitz and Nico Muhly.
  • The music of: Ivanovici, Chopin,Mozart,Morricone, Knopfler, Mahler,Respighi, Vaughan Williams, Camille Saint-Saens, Elgar.
  • Performances from: Andre Rieu,Bruce Lui, Albrecht Mayer, Il Volo, Sasha Puttnam, Otto Klemperer, Thomas Gould ,Malmo Symphony Orchestra(Marc Soustrot), Julian Lloyd Webber.

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

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If singing is your love, then why not go to a Bel Canto teacher!

https://virtuosomusicgroup.samcart.com/referral/EBlB8cOm/EYP6xPMS3Sce9dgw

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

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 2nd May 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring interviews with:

  • Beatrice Nicholas-pianist.
  • Gabriel Jackson, composer The World Imagined and looking forward, hopefully, to this year’s Three Choirs Festival in Worcester.
  • An introduction..(a world first?) to the piano music of Douglas Munn, performed by Latvian pianist Arta Arnicane (interview on next week’s Cooler Classics)
  • With music from Sir Anthony Hopkins ( a 2021 Oscar winner), Elgar(Julian Lloyd Webber) Hania Rani, Olafur Arnalds, Daniel Johnson,Yakov Berger, JS Bach, Rachmaninov, Stravinsky …. and Dusty Springfield!

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

www.nccr.co.uk.

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

“Cooler Classics” Sunday 13th September 2020. (Rpeats: Various) www.nccr.co.uk

On this week’s edition of “Cooler Classics”

Roderick Elms tells us about the British Light Music tradition, and his own career to date..

Kenneth Woods enthuses about the ESO Digital portal and the first virtual concert on Friday 18th September 2020 at 7.30pm, featuring soprano April Frederick.

Katalin Kertesz  & Lucy Hewson(Ensemble Burletta) tell us about the Chamber Music for Clarinet by Hans Gal.. and we learn what “Burletta” means too!!

With appropriate music, including some Elgar, Handel, Walton, Richard Strauss..and Laurie Johnson(!!)

So tune in … www.nccr.co.uk at 11pm Sunday, repeats various through the week. Available to download on “Listen Again”… and on Mixcloud too!