Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR, Other news

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 20th February 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Composer Steve Elcock tells us about the latest Toccata Classics release, and his appointment as the Composer in Residence with the English Symphony Orchestra.
Steve Elcock
  • Daniel Van Hassell and Nathaniel Berman explain what all the rumpus(Wild Rumpus!!) is about.
Daniel Van Hassell

Nathaniel Berman
  • Guitarist Jasmin Lacasse Roy Pays Hommage to Montreal’s Mile-End District In New Album: MÉTÉORES
Jasmin Lacasse Roy
  • Steve Markoff updates on the latest release with Patricia Lazzara…..
Steve Markoff
  • Additional music from: Craig Ogden, Radiohead, Siberian Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Schrameln Wien.

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 14th November 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Features:

  • Sarah Class talks with Cooler Classics about her album “Resonate”, COP26, HRH The Prince of Wales and “Rhythm Of The Earth.”
Sarah Class.
  • Kenneth Woods, principal conductor of the English Symphony Orchestra reflects on the recent successful Elgar Festival, Sibelius, Steven R Gerber and Steve Elcock.
Kenneth Woods.

With new recordings from :

  • Christian Thielemann & Vienna Philharmonic (of Bruckner’s 4th Symphony.)
  • Daniil Trifonov “Bach: The Art Of Life” (featured piece Chaconne in D Minor for the Left Hand.)
  • Daniel Johnson’s latest music: Thunder.
  • And a second hearing for Jamie Lonsdale’s “White Doves of Peace” and Roberto Cacciapaglia’s “Angel Falls”

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 25th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • The 3Choirs Festival is in full swing, so interviews and world premieres!
  • Kenneth Woods (ESO) describes the concert on 28th July at Kidderminster.
Kenneth Woods
  • Steve Elcock explains his Symphony No 8, to be premiered on 28th July.
Steve Elcock
  • Emily Doolittle shares her love of sounds and the work “Woodwings”(Premiere)
Emily Doolittle
  • With additional music from Gabriel Jackson, Julian Lloyd Webber, Edward Elgar,Allan Petterson,Andre Rieu and Beethoven

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 18th July 2021. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Robert Emery
  • La Serenissima with more Vivaldi.
  • New releases from Konstantia Gourzi, Randall Goosby, D.Ferella, Sebastian Plano.
  • Gemma Wheklan (with the ESO) narrates The Bremen Town Musicians.
Kenneth Woods : Fiddles, Forests and Fowl Fables CD 2 discs (2021) ***NEW***
  • Steve Elcock’s Symphony No 5 (ahead of a premiere of his Symphony No 8 with the ESO at Kidderminster on 28th July 2021
  • And news of the Three Choirs Festival.

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 22ndNovember 2020. 11pm-1am, various Repeats, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

Kenneth Woods (ESO) and Hugh Bonneville tell us about the ESO Production of “The Ugly Duckling”, being screened on the ESO Diguital Portal on Friday 27th November 2020 at 6pm

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Hugh Bonneville (Copyright Acknowledged)
Kenneth Woods

Martin Anderson(Toccata Classics) updates the “Music For My Love” Project..

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Music For My Love is exactly what it says it is: an extraordinary project to record 100+ pieces of new music for string orchestra written to celebrate a young woman’s life brought to an early end by illness.
Music For My Love aims to wrest some good from the teeth of despair and benefit some important charities… Read More

John Sanderson, principal,Chipping Campden School enthuses over the Performing Arts Centre.

Campden Performing Arts Campaign
John Sanderson,principal,Chipping Campden School.
Performing Arts Centre,Chipping Campden School.

For more information on how to support this outstanding project…..go to https://perform.campden.school/

With music from: Andre Rieu,Danny Kaye, Steve Elcock,Niklas Sivelov, Huddersfield Choral Society, Julian Carrillo, Berit Hagen (Commander-in-Chief) and Craig Ogden.

So, tune in for the first broadcast Sunday 11pm-1am…www.nccr.co.uk