Cooler Classics, Interviews, Music, NCCR

Cooler Classics.(Sunday 3rd July 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

  • Alisa Weilerstein tells us about the Beethoven Sonatas for cello and piano.
Alisa Weilerstein.
  • Brazilian cellist Antonio Meneses is delighted to have finally recorded 2 Brahms cello sonatas.
Antonio Meneses.
  • Adam Philp(The Symphonist) explains the background to his twittering.
Adam Philp(The Symphonist)
  • Maxwell Rafeian introduces us to his piano compositions..
Maxwell Rafeian.
  • With music from Copland, Beethoven, Brahms, Elgar, Vaughan Williams,Samuel Barber... and featuring Julien Van Mellaerts, English Symphony Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, the Hallé Orchestra,Vienna Philharmonic.

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 16th January 2022. 9pm-11pm, Repeats Thursday midnight, Listen Again & on Mixcloud)

New Year’s Day 2022 Concert From Vienna.(Courtesy: Crossover Media)

Vienna Philharmonic, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, Programme:

( * denotes first ever performance at a New Year’s Concert)

·        Phonix March (Josef Strauss)*

·        Phonix Schwingen(Wings Of The Phoenix) J. Strauss II

·        Die Sirene – Polka Mazur(Josef Strauss)*

·        Kleiner Anzieger- Little Advertiser (Joseph Hellmesberger II)

·        Morgenblatter (Morning Papers) J Strauss II

·        Kleiner Chronik/News In Brief Polka (J Strauss II)*

·        Die Fledermaus Overture (J Strauss II)

·        Champagne Polka (J Strauss II)

·        Nachtschwarmer – Night Owls (Carl Michael Zeihrer)*

·        Perischer March (J Strauss II)

·        Tausund Und Eine Nacht-A Thousand And One Nights(J Strauss II)

·        Greetings To Prague (Eduard Strauss)

·        Elves (Joseph Hellmesberger II)*

·        Polka Of The Nymphs (Josef Strauss)*

·        Harmony Of The Spheres(Josef Strauss)

Encores

·        Auf Der Jagd (At The Hunt)

·        An der schonen blau Donau

·        Radetsky March

Naxos Records: Viennese Favourites.(Vol 1)

Gold & Silver (Franz Lehar) Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra/Michael Dittrich

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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