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

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 4th September 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Interviews with:

  • Jamie Hannah.. a new voice with “Tomorrow”
Jamie Hannah
  • Kenneth Woods reviews the summer and future events with the English Symphony Orchestra.
Kenneth Woods

The music of:

  • Bohuslav Martinů
  • MARINA ARSENIJEVIC and the Tesla Rhapsody
  • Beethoven’s Piano Sonata in A major (with Paavali Jumppanen)
  • Gustav Mahler, Philip Sawyers, Edward Elgar

And the voices of Andreas Scholl, Anna Netrebko, Luciano Pavarotti.

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 3rd July 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Alisa Weilerstein tells us about the Beethoven Sonatas for cello and piano.
Alisa Weilerstein.
  • Brazilian cellist Antonio Meneses is delighted to have finally recorded 2 Brahms cello sonatas.
Antonio Meneses.
  • Adam Philp(The Symphonist) explains the background to his twittering.
Adam Philp(The Symphonist)
  • Maxwell Rafeian introduces us to his piano compositions..
Maxwell Rafeian.
  • With music from Copland, Beethoven, Brahms, Elgar, Vaughan Williams,Samuel Barber... and featuring Julien Van Mellaerts, English Symphony Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, the Hallé Orchestra,Vienna Philharmonic.

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 10th April 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Sibelius Symphony No 2 in D Major Op 43. 4th movement: Finale: Allegretto Moderato. (Klaus Makela & The Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • TESLA RHAPSODY from Marina Arsenijevic.
  • World Premiere Recording – Memories of a Shadow by Cellist/Composer – Chris Votek: Fossil Dance.
  • Ted Joselson plays Greig’s Piano Concerto.
  • Andre Previn conducts the London Symphony Orchestra in Holst’s The Perfect Fool
  • The English Symphony Orchestra remind us of Elgar’s music.
  • An introduction to the music of Samuel Adler(Courtesy Toccata Classics)
  • And a message of hope from Beethoven and Frederick Schiller.

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 31st October 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Cellist Jonah Kim tells us about his music influences and “Approaching Autumn” and more…
Jonah Kim
  • With new music and releases from Kian Soltani (Cello Unlimited), and Cameron Carpenter (Bach Goldberg Variations and Hanson’s Symphony No 2 “Romantic”)

  • Additional music from Roy Budd, Andre Rieu, Sacha Puttnam, Glen Miller and the English Symphony Orchestra.

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 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!)

www.nccr.co.uk