Cooler Classics, In The Cooler, Uncategorized

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 3rd July 2020(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) AND “Cooler Classics” Sunday 5th July 11pm-1am(rpts Mon & Tuesday 12am;Thursday 10pm & Friday 11pm…) Both available on Listen Again.(www.nccr.co.uk)

On this week’s edition…

  • Our tribute to the late Dame Vera Lynn, with appreciation from Alma, Beryl, Brenda and Ron, by kind courtesy of Mel Hopkins at Cavendish Park Care Home..and the two interviewers, Amy and Charley……And a special tribute from NCCR’s Gemma Nelson, singing “I’ll Be Seeing You”
  • Sue Pope of Orchestra of The Swan speaks with us about a new initiative to benefit Dementia sufferers, starting 8th July..
  • Christian Wolmar..the UK’s leading transport commentator, and the writer of several books on the history of the railways.. tells us about his writing career… and expect some forthright views on HS2, driverless cars, and the railways’ response to Covid-19.. and some interesting music choices!!
  • Also expect some new music from Bob Dylan, The Perfumers and Calvin Loron

Rail 905: Risk assessment is key to future of the railways

Christian Wolmar.

And on Sunday’s Cooler Classics..

  • A repeat of the OOTS initiative for dementia sufferers during this extended lockdown..
  • And a conversation with Frank Steijns, violinist and carillonneur with Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra

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Frank Steijns.(Copyrights acknowledged)

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:
W: campden-support.com
E: info@campden-support.com 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.

http://www.nccr.co.uk

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

In The Cooler, Music, NCCR, Uncategorized

NCCR”In The Cooler” 7-9pm Friday 3rd January 2020(Rpt Sunday Noon till 2) and on Listen Again.(www.nccr.co.uk)

On tonight’s show..the first for 2020..

Tom Hammond will be speaking with us about Sibelius’ .. the “Intimate Voices” performance with Orchestra of The Swan on 21st January at the Stratford Playhouse.

Michelle Joyce (Hidcote Trust Visitor Experience Manager) will tell us about the FREE OPENING  in January for local residents..

And The Classic Rock Show’s James Cole gets us in the mood!!

With event news, sundry reminiscences..and whatever arises…

So..do tune in..tonight-Friday..7-9pm (Repeats Sunday Noon till 2) and Listen Again

http://www.nccr.co.uk

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“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

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

Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR, Uncategorized

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

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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
www.nccr.co.uk