Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “Cooler Classics” 8-10pm Monday 28th October 2019(Rpt Sunday 3rd November 2019 at 11pm)

In this evening’s Cooler Classics, Peter Hunt, Chipping Norton Choral Society will be talking about the CNCS history, and its next concert – on SUNDAY 3 NOVEMBER 2019 at Cheltenham Town Hall- in collaboration with the North Cotswold Chamber choir, CNCS will perform Walton’s Belshazzar’s Feast – accompanied by the Cheltenham Chamber Orchestra.

Debbie Jagla, MD of Orchestra of the Swan(OOTS) will be speaking about the new recording project of OOTS,”Timelapse”, and how we can all be involved!!

And expect an eclectic mix of appropriate music, including excerpts from William Walton’s Belshazzar’s Feast (it doesn’t end well!!) and a mix of contemporary and classical music, providing a soundscape across the years……

Tune in at 8pm on http://www.nccr.co.uk

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NCCR “Cooler Classics” Monday 8-10pm,rpt Sunday 11pm-1am)

On tonight’s NCCR “Cooler Classics” (8-10 pm)

UGNIUS PAULIUKONIS – PIANIST, CHAMBER MUSICIAN, MUSIC EDUCATOR …..who will be performing at Evesham Arts Centre Friday 25th October 2019..

Matthew Sharp .. who will be at Hereford’s Courtyard with the Orchestra of the Swan narrating Saint-Saëns’ “Carnival of the Animals” (30th October 2019)

Expect some interesting conversation, appropriate music, and a reminder of local events to the North Cotswolds..

Tune in at 8pm.. 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
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In The Cooler, Interviews, Music

NCCR “In The Cooler” 7-9 pm Friday 30th August 2019(rpt Sunday noon-2pm, Tuesday 6-8 pm)

On this week’s show..

Orchestra of the Swan’s MD Debbie Jagla is in the studio to remind us of the forthcoming community events in connection with the Stratford Music Festival.


Chef Rob Kennedy will no doubt give us some useful tips on that Sunday roast and other Cotswold Culinary delights..as well as telling us how his career has progressed (he has cooked for monarchs!!).. and how you could have him cook for you!!

(Rob Kennedy Image)

Sean Dudden will update us on “A Life Without Plastic”.. this is serious…
The Cotswolds- an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – lets do our part to keep it that way!!

And not forgetting some great music!!

And matters arising!!

So, tune in…www.nccr.co.uk Friday 7pm!!

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…

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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)

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In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 5th July 2019(rpt Sun 8-10 am, Mon 2-4pm.)

A double helping from our resident poet Paul Curran related to the new Poet Laureate Simon Armitage (expect a track from The Scaremongers) and  Les Murray, an outspoken Australian poet (complete with accent!!)

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Paul Curran, Les Murray & Simon Armitage.(Copyrights acknowledged)

Dan Szor speaks with us about whiskey, gin, the Cotswolds, Cotswold Distillery and the Cotswold Distillery Festival on Saturday 17th August! Cheers!!

Dan Szor of Cotswold Distillery (2)  Debbi Jagla OOTS MD (2)

Dan Szor and Debbie Jagla

Debbie Jagla MD of Orchestra of The Swan (OOTS) outlines the future community based programme of the OOTS.. and her own near;y famous musical career…

And if the connections are good, a report LIVE from the CORNBURY FESTIVAL...

Tune in!! Friday (LIVE )7-9 pm http://www.nccr.co.uk