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

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Cooler Classics… starting Monday 12th November 11pm on NCCR

Monday 12th November 2018 sees the start of a new programme on NCCR..Cooler Classics.. From Bach to Beethoven, Stravinsky to Strauss.. featuring the best orchestras ..including the English Symphony Orchestra(Worcester), the Orchestra of The Swan(Stratford-upon-Avon) , international orchestras , operatic works and performances, interviews.. and more … Be sure to listen in…