Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 18th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Robert Emery
  • La Serenissima with more Vivaldi.
  • New releases from Konstantia Gourzi, Randall Goosby, D.Ferella, Sebastian Plano.
  • Gemma Wheklan (with the ESO) narrates The Bremen Town Musicians.
Kenneth Woods : Fiddles, Forests and Fowl Fables CD 2 discs (2021) ***NEW***
  • Steve Elcock’s Symphony No 5 (ahead of a premiere of his Symphony No 8 with the ESO at Kidderminster on 28th July 2021
  • And news of the Three Choirs Festival.

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 11th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • And we start off with “Extra Time”!!!!(La Serenissima)

  • Kenneth Woods explains Mahler’s music.
Kenneth Woods.
  • The Voice Finalist, Nadia Eide, tells us about her singing career ahead of an autumn tour including a visit to Stratford-upon-Avon PlayHouse in October.
Nadia Eide
  • And music from:: 
  • Albinoni, Bizet,,Budd, Bruckner,  Mahler,Mozart, Puccini, Tchaikovsky,Verdi.
  • Performances from:
  • Sarah Brightman,Mario Frangoulis, Gustavo Dudamel,April Frederick,ESO, BBC Philharmonic.

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

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Cooler Classics, Events and Shows, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 6th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

This edition features:

An extended interview with Mirusia Louwerse the Australian soprano who delighted audiences around the world with Andre Rieu and the JSO…tells us about her career highlights to date, and the latest CD/DVD “Live In Concert” Expect a few songs, including The Morning Bird from the new album released 4th June 2021

Live in Concert (Live CD)

Classical guitarist Craig Ogden will be performing Spanish music at Broadway Arts Festival, in the Marquee on the Green, Broadway, on Wednesday 9th June 2021. Craig tells us about his musical start, and current projects….

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New releases from Chandos records… featuring the music of Sibelius,Mozart, Berlioz, Nelson Riddle, Szymanowski – Variations on a Polish Theme, ..

And a first play (world first?) for a World Premiere recording…. “The Ugly Duckling” by the English Symphony Orchestra, with Hugh Bonneville narrating.

Fiddles, Forests and Fowl Fables: New storytelling works for narrator and orchestra
https://www.eso.co.uk/product/fables/

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 14th March 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring: 

  • Orchestra Of The Swan.. David le Page explains the direction of the orchestra in the community, and we listen to two tracks from the acclaimed Timelapse album…
  • The English Symphony Orchestra feature, playing 3 movements from David Matthews Symphony No 9.
  • And a South American flavour to the start of the show, with music from Brazil, Mexico, Cuba….with performances from Lionel Sainsbury, Fabio Blum and Sarah Willis.

Sunday 14h March 2021…9-11pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Thursday.(Midnight) Available on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 21st February 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Tuesday & Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

On this week’s edition:

  • Eva Fox-Gal gives background and insight into her father Hans Gal’s “unpublished lieder” and the new album “Hidden Treasure”.
Eva Fox-Gal
  • April Frederick & the ESO perform 3 of Richard Strauss’s Last 4 Songs.
April Frederick
  • David Le Page & Orchestra of The Swan with two tracks from “Timelapse”.
SIGCD662 - Timelapse
“Timelapse”
  • An introduction to the 3rd & 5th Symphonies of Daniel Jones

Sunday 21st February 2021…9-11pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Tuesday and Thursday.(Midnight)

Available on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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