Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

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

Features Toccata Classics highlights of 2021:

  • Livia Teodorescu-Ciocania 
Livia Teodorescu-Ciocania 
  • Derek B Scott
Derek B Scott
  • Arta Arnicane and the piano music of Douglas Munn 
Arta Arnicane
  • Martin Anderson celebrates Toccata500
Martin Anderson(Toccata Classics)
  • Simon Bainbridge remembered.

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

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Cooler Classics.(Sunday 30th May 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

On this week’s edition:

Martin Anderson tells us about Toccata Classics500!!

Martin Anderson (Toccata Classics)

We learn about the Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki (Courtesy Crossover Media.)

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

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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!)

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Cooler Classics.(Sunday 14th February 2021. 9pm-11pm, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Featuring: Kenneth Woods(Conductor ESO) and April Frederick discuss “Visions of Childhood” and Richard Strauss’s Four Last Songs.
Kenneth Woods.
April Frederick
  • Daniel Johnson introduces “Passion Of The Heart”
Daniel Johnson

Livia Teodorescu-Ciocănea tells us all about her music, in particular “Le Rouge et Le Noir”, a three act ballet based on the book of the same name by Stenhald (1783-1842), which had been made into a film(1954).

Livia Teodorescu-Ciocănea
Livia Teodorescu-Ciocănea, Le rouge et le noir

And we hear a new single from David Le Page and the OOTS (Sleep Walk), taken from the forthcoming album Vivaldi Sleep..

Sunday 7th February 2021…9-11pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Tuesday and Thursday.

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

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

  • Tracks from the new album “Timelapse” from Orchestra Of The Swan with previous recorded comments from Debbie Jagla and David Le Page.
SIGCD662 - Timelapse
“Timelapse”

4 New Releases from Toccata Classics , courtesy Martin Anderson.

  • Grigory Krein: Deux Poemes and Deux Mazurkas.(Piano Music)
Grigory Krein: Piano Music
  • Livia Teodorescu-Ciocanea… “Le Rouge et Le Noir” Ballet – Prologue/Epilogue
Livia Teodorescu-Ciocănea, Le rouge et le noir
  • Francis George Scott.. 8 Songs(transcribed by Ronald Stevenson)
Francis George Scott: Complete Music for Solo Piano

  • Arnold Griller: Night Music (from “Concerto Grosso”)
Arnold Griller, Orchestral Music, Volume Three

Plus: Andre Rieu and the English Symphony Orchestra.

Sunday 7th February 2021…9-11pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Tuesday and Friday.

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

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