Cooler Classics.(Sunday 25th April 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring extended conversations with:

  • Linda Merrrick..discussing the music of Simon Bainbridge.
  • (And Martin Anderson’s Obituary for Simon Bainbridge)
  • Nik Bärtsch explains his music style and influences.
  • Robert Emery links bananas, saki and Mozart in “Classical Connections”
  • Jack Beech … neo classical..and “Blue Hour”
  • Nimrod Borenstein answers..What Is An Etude?…And other projects…..

Plus music from the Juilliard Quartet’s 75th Anniversary CD, and a couple of tracks from Julian Lloyd Webber’s 3 CD set..the Singing Strad”.

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


Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 7th March 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring interviews with:

Rodney Earl Clarke.
  • Hibicki Ichikawa-Japanese Shamisen player.
Hibicki Ichikawa.

And new music recordings fromToccata Classics featuring the music of:

  • Franz Lizt (soloist Risto-Matti Marin)
  • Simon Bainbridge..(Linda Merrick and the Kreutzer Quartet)
  • Friedrich  Gernsheim (Jens Barnieck,piano)
  • Alexander Tchaikovsky (Siberian Symphony Orchestra)
CD Images Courtesy Martin Anderson,Toccata Classics

Sunday 7th 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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