Thursday, January 19, 2023

Encore-Classical Music from Radio Tumbril


Dear Listener,
Regular Broadcast times of Encore are:
02:00 - 03:00 UTC Friday 5850 kHz WRMI to US
11:00 - 12:00 UTC Saturday 6070 AND 9670 kHz Channel 292 to Europe

01:00 - 02:00 UTC Sunday 7730 & 5850 kHz WRMI to Europe US and Canada
17:00 – 18:00 UTC Sunday 9670 kHz Channel 292 to Europe
22:00 - 23:00 UTC Sunday 3955 kHz Channel 292 to Europe
03:00 - 04:00 UTC Monday 5950 kHz WRMI to the US and Canada
13:00 - 14:00 UTC Tuesday 15770 kHz WRMI to Europe, the east coast of the US, and Iceland. (Touch of seasonal RTTY on the lower sideband. Suggest notch out or use USB.)
20:00 – 21:00 UTC Friday 6070 kHz Channel 292 to Europe

Some additions to the website:
The Encore website is where you will find:
Important information about Encore - Radio Tumbril.
Up-to-date transmission times and frequencies.
The playlists for the most recent programs 
An email link.

Informal reception reports as well as those requesting eQSL cards are welcome.

THIS WEEK'S PROGRAM - (First broadcast this coming FRIDAY by WRMI at 0200 UTC on 5850, and then Channel 292 on SATURDAY at 11:00 UTC on 6070 and 9670 kHz):
Starts with some Bach solo cello, part of the Damnation of Faust by Berlioz, and three pieces by Jim Perkins - the contemporary British composer.
After that - The Devil's Trill Sonata by Tartini, and three movements from Ned Rorem's Mallet Concerto were composed for and played by percussionist Evelyn Glennie.

Channel 292 can be pulled live off the internet if the reception is poor in your location. Easy to find their site with a google search. A very good site for online SDR receivers all over the world is:  Click the 'Map' button in the top left of the screen.
Thank you for spreading the word about Encore - Classical Music on Shortwave on Radio Tumbril - and thank you for your support.
(Brice Avery - Encore - Radio Tumbril)