In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 6th May 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again (www.nccr.co.uk) & Mixcloud.

  • Caspar tells us about himself and “The Void”
Caspar
  • Annick(of the Clarisse Sisters) explains their career to date and the latest track “Gravity”
Annick Clarisse
  • Dan Begelman is a US performer keen to develop his own style…
Dan Begelman
  • Graham Sclater updates us on his latest book “Born To Run”
Graham Sclater
  • Jane Reid recalls a lifetime in the diplomatic service with her late husband, and their encountering  George Tomaziu who wrote “Spy Artist Prisoner -My Life in Romania under Fascist and Communist Rule 

Bill Keeling, with a journalistic past, recounts the background to the quirkily titled novel  “Belle Nash & The Bath Souffle”

William(“Bill”) Keeling

With music from: The Mahers(Featuring Ruby M), Asia, Dave Haynes, Jessy Hax, Bruce Springsteen, Mike D’Abo, Sarah Willis and Ella Fitzgerald.

Friday 6th May 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 8th May 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 21st November 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Eleonor Bindman explains her “Classics For Kids” Project.
Eleonor Bindman explaining “Classics For Kids” project.
  • JoAnn Falletta tells about her conducting career to date, and the music of Claudette Sorel.
JoAnn Falletta
  • John Sanderson updates progress on the Performing Arts Centre at Chipping Campden School… and exclusively reveals the name of the PAC!!.
John Sanderson, Principal,Chipping Campden School.
  • We hear a performance of Chopin (recorded by Polish Radio) by the winner of the 18th International Chopin Competition in Warsaw.(Courtesy Polish Radio and Crossover Media)
  • With additional music from Sarah Class, Sarah Willis, Oxford Baroque, Berit Hagen(aka Commander -in-Chief) and Craig Ogden, Rudolf Kempe.

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 29th August 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • RIOPY(below)- the French-English pianist’s latest album ‘Bliss’ is our focal point.
  • Helen Meissner(Helefonix (below)) explains how she came lately to her music.
  • Amartya Paul(US) is an 11year old classical composer and performer..watch this space!!
  • Dan Rank (Vers Le Silence) and Christoph Croise (Solo Album) are two AVIE Records artists whose works we sample.
  • With additional music from Andre Rieu  and Sarah Willis.

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 20th June 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Featuring:interviews with:

  • David Lewiston Sharpe: Oxford born composer outlines his musical journey, reads some poetry, and introduces us to Capriccio.
David Lewiston Sharpe.
  • Lisa Mayo, (Head of Gloucestershire Music) enthuses over the services available to help young children (and older children!)  gain access to playing musical instruments together!
Lisa Mayo,Head Of Gloucestershire Music.

With additional music from: 

  • Mirusia, (Phantom Of The Opera)
  • Anne Hathaway(Les Miserables)
  • Bill Whelan(Riverdance) 
  • Jerod impichchaachaahaTate (Fire & Light) ,
  • Sir Andras Schiff and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment play Brahms.
  • Sarah Willis plays Mozart y  Mambo.
  • Oscar Rossignoli (Heartbeat)
  • Isata Kanneh-Mason – Beach  By the Still Waters

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

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Cooler Classics, Music, NCCR

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

Featuring: 

  • Orchestra Of The Swan.. David le Page explains the direction of the orchestra in the community, and we listen to two tracks from the acclaimed Timelapse album…
  • The English Symphony Orchestra feature, playing 3 movements from David Matthews Symphony No 9.
  • And a South American flavour to the start of the show, with music from Brazil, Mexico, Cuba….with performances from Lionel Sainsbury, Fabio Blum and Sarah Willis.

Sunday 14h March 2021…9-11pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Thursday.(Midnight) Available on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

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