Cooler Classics, In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 15th May 2020(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) AND “Cooler Classics” Sunday 17th May 11pm-1am(rpts Thursday & Friday 11pm…) Both available on Listen Again.(


And a warm welcome to programme news for “In The Cooler” and “Cooler Classics”..

On “In The Cooler”:

  • Andrew Lownie tells us about his book “The Mountbattens-Their Lives & Loves”
  • Anna Capaldi-Gilbey recounts her life in ” Many A Road To Freedom”
  • Paul Curran has a topical contribution poetry wise
  • Gemma Nelson(Jazz628 on NCCR) gives us some background notes…
  • Expect an eclectic musical mix..but a set from Traffic and Jim Capaldi, and a closing 40’s set….


On “Cooler Classics”.. Sunday 11pm….

  • Beethoven 6th Symphony(Pastorale)
  • ESO Wind Quartet offenham Concert concludes..
  • Mahler’s 2nd Symphony (final movement)


So… be sure to TuneIn!!!!

These are challenging times for us all, and hopefully you are all observing all the appropriate recommendations that have been issued to get us through this situation.

As a help during this pandemic ,Chipping Campden Support Hub is available..

If you have not already done so please note our new contact details:
E: T: 01386 291005
We are updating the new website regularly, so do please look there for up-to-date information.
Looking out for neighbours & friends
We’ve all been asked by Gloucestershire Police to proactively look out for vulnerable neighbours and friends. Can everyone be aware of others who they think might be vulnerable.

In the meantime, do enjoy NCCR… YOUR local community radio station, from Chipping Campden, in the heart of the Cotswolds.


“In The Cooler” (Fridays 7 – 9pm rpt Sun noon-2pm)
Sponsored by Cavendish Park Care Home,Offenham Road,Evesham WR11 3DX

Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR


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