In The Cooler, Uncategorized

“In The Cooler” 7-9pm Friday 22nd November 2019(Rpt Sunday Noon-2pm.. and Listen Again)

A warm welcome to tonight’s show..

Tina Lee is off to Graceland, so expect a mix from the King,Elvis(Courtesy our friends at UDJ and DMC).. and maybe a prince will come our way…….

Postlip regulars, ALAW, are back for another night of high-quality folk music. ALAW is three leading musicians who bring a wealth of experience to a shared passion – the traditional music of Wales….We will be speaking with Oliver Wilson-Dickson……

Hans Gal’s Concertino for Violin & Strings is being performed this Sunday (24th) at Cheltenham Town Hall. So we will enjoy talking with soloist Tamsin Waley-Cohen and the ESO’s Kenneth Woods about the event…

With new music planned from Scarlette Fever, Saint Sapphire,Anatoli Tsampa and Castle Black.. and maybe a poem from Paul Curran’s new volume “Repeat Fees”…along with some local announcements, it all promises to be an exciting show.

So, tune in… 7pm… http://www.nccr.co.uk
Catch the repeat on Sunday Noon till 2pm…and Listen Again for the next week (Download available!!)
20190925_115429

Sponsored by Cavendish Park Care Home,Offenham Road,Evesham WR11 3DX

http://www.nccr.co.uk

Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “COOLER CLASSICS” 8-10PM MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

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
www.nccr.co.uk

Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

NCCR “Cooler Classics” 8- 10pm Monday 19th August 2019

A quick update on what to expect in tonight’s “Cooler Classics”:

A closer look at the work of Cheltenham born composer Christopher Gunning, and his oboe concerto….

Roderick Williams, soon to appear at the Stratford Music Festival, provides an insight into his career…

We also take a look at Nicola Benedetti, soon to appear in  the opening concert of the new ESO season..

Music will include:4 Seasons : Summer(Vivaldi) & Hungarian Dance No 5 , Brahms 2nd Symphony (Karajan/Berlin Philharmoniker)..

..and how many little maids??

Finishing off with Pavarotti , probably!!

So tune in… http://www.nccr.co.uk            (Monday 8-10 pm, Rpt Sunday 9-11pm).

 

 

 

Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

NCCR “Cooler Classics” 8- 10pm,Monday 12th August 2019.(www.nccr.co.uk)

On this evening’s programme expect music from Andre Rieu, Christopher Gunning, Pavel Sporcil, Robert Schumann, Dame Felicity Lott..and Luciano Pavarotti.

Kenneth Woods, (English Symphony Orchestra) offers some more musical insights..and we give extended attention to David Matthews Symphony No 9..(part of the  21st Century Symphony Project..)

20180112_123200 

..and a couple of movie themes…

Tune in… www.nccr.co.uk          Monday 8 – 10 pm

In The Cooler, Music, NCCR

NCCR “Cooler Classics” 8-10 pm Monday 5th August.(Repeat Sunday 9-11 pm)

A new time (Mondays 8-10 pm, repeated Sunday 9-11pm)..and a 2 hour show!!

Expect to hear a mix of familiar classics, new classics, interviews , information on local to the Cotswold music events..and more!!

Chipping Campden is home to the Chipping Campden International Music Festival in May , and the region is pleased to have world class orchestras close to hand. The Orchestra of the Swan (OOTS) in Stratford-upon-Avon, and the English Symphony Orchestra (ESO) under its principal conductor Kenneth Woods, based in Worcester, the home of Edward Elgar.

So always expect something on the show from these!!

In tonight’s edition, Kenneth Woods tells us about newly discovered scores and the music of Hans Rott, and Martin Malgrem introduces us to the Helsinki Chamber Orchestra…

20180112_123200 Image result for Martin Malmgren

Kenneth Woods & Martin Malgrem(Copyright acknowledged)

Music from Mendelssohn,Prokofiev, Holst and Shostakovich.

With a possibility of being introduced to another Cheltenham born composer………

And a reminder of Hans Gal’s music, give he was born on this day in 1890.
Listen in tonight!!

8-10 pm, Monday 5th August 2019 (Repeat Sunday 9-11pm)

http://www.nccr.co.uk

Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

English Symphony Orchestra..Concert Update and Other News

 

MARCH 30
Elijah – Mendelssohn Saturday 30th March 7pm
Sat 19:00 ·
Wells Cathedral, Wells, England, United Kingdom

APRIL 3
Schumann Violin Concerto in Malvern with Zoë Beyers
Wed 19:30 · by English Symphony Orchestra
The Priory Church at Great Malvern
Malvern, England, United Kingdom

APRIL 5
All Beethoven Spectacular in Cheltenham with Chloë Hanslip
Fri 19:30 · by English Symphony Orchestra
Cheltenham Town Hall
Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom

APRIL 14
Beethoven & Bach in Hereford
Sun 15:30 · by English Symphony Orchestra
The Shire Hall Hereford
Hereford, England, United Kingdom

APRIL 28
Slavic Strings with Noriko Ogawa in Kings Place London
Sun 18:30 · by English Symphony Orchestra
Kings Place,
London, England, United Kingdom

MAY 9
Stravinsky & Ravel Ballets in Swan Theatre Worcester
Thu 19:30 · by English Symphony Orchestra
The Swan Theatre
Worcester, England, United Kingdom

JUNE 1
Festival Gala Concert: Elgar Cello Concerto 100th Anniversary Performance
Sat 19:30 ·
Worcester Cathedral
Worcester, England, United Kingdom

Latest Release: ESO David Matthews Symphony No 9

Available 3rd May 2019

ESO David Matthews

Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics….NCCR,Monday 11pm-midnight

This week’s programme features:

Movie Theme: “Gone With The Wind”
Gustav Holst “Planet Suite”..”Mars” with Zubin Mehta conducting the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.
Water Music(Handel)
Rossini’s “William Tell Overture”
..and performances from Placido Domingo,Barry Tuckwell, Morchi Franz, Freddie Mercury,Montserrat Caballe..and the English Symphony Orchestra.
We go from “Gone With The Wind, to going for a swim…….
You’ll have to listen.. www.nccr.co.uk

Monday 11pm-midnight, repeated Sunday 7-8am and available on “Listen Again”