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, English Symphony Orchestra, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 27th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Philip Sawyers 2018 interview and updates..
Philip Sawyers. (Copyright Acknowledged)
Philip Sawyers: Symphony No. 4 & Hommage To Kandinsky
Sawyers, Symphonic Music for Strings & Brass
Philip Sawyers’ CD Covers.(Copyright Acknowledged)
  • Oscar Rossignoli-New Orleans based pianist and composer tells us about the influences behind his album “INERTIA”
Oscar Rossignoli
  • With additional music from:
  • Prokofiev, Brahms,Mozart, Richard Rodney Bennett, La Serenissima, Nadia Eide,Chick Corea, Michel Camilo.

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 13th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Ugnius Pauliukonis & Gunda Baranauskaite (Sono Ensemble) speak about Southern Rhythms, including music from Piazolla, Chick Corea,Kapustin and their next Live Stream on 18th June 2021.

Gunda & Ugnius(Sono Ensemble)

  • John Sanderson updates us on progress with the Performing Arts Centre (& Amphitheatre) project at Chipping Campden School.

John Sanderson. (Chipping Campden School Principal)

  • Christopher Tyler Nickel, from Vancouver, reveals his thinking about his Second Symphony.. and other ongoing projects.

Christopher Tyler Nickel

  • Jerod Impichchaachaaha Tate , from Oklahoma, explains Chickasaw Indian Classical Music and “Fire & Light”… plus….

Jerod Impichchaachaaha Tate

  • With new recordings of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No 3, new music from Inbal Segev’s “20 for 2020” album, Chick Corea’s “Return to Forever “(1972) album track “Crystal Silence”…….
  • … and U2, with “Beautiful Day”

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, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 31st January 2021. 9pm-11pm, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Kenneth Woods offers insight into Matthew Taylor’s Symphony No 5 & Romanza for Strings.
Kenneth Woods
Matthew Taylor: Symphony No. 4 Op. 54, Symphony No. 5 Op. 59 & Romanza for Strings Op. 36a
  • Colin Matthews shares high points of his career and the NMC label.
Colin Matthews
  • With music from: Verdi, Bizet, Andrew Lloyd Webber,Mozart, Gustav Holst, Frederick Schiller & Ludwig van Beethoven.

Sunday 31st January 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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