Regular Broadcast times of Encore are:
10:00 – 11:00 UTC Saturday 6070 kHz Channel 292 to Europe – Simulcast on 9670 kHz
01:00 – 02:00 UTC Sunday 7730 & 5850 kHz WRMI to Europe US and Canada (Note change from 7780 to 7730)
16:00 – 17:00 UTC Sunday 9670 kHz Channel 292 to Europe
21:00 – 22:00 UTC Sunday 3955 kHz Channel 292 to Europe
02:00 – 03:00 UTC Monday 5950 kHz WRMI to the US and Canada
13:00 – 14:00 UTC Tuesday 15770 kHzWRMI to Europe, east coast of US and Iceland. RTTY continues to be heard on 15770 in some areas. Suggest listening using USB or notch filter in LSB if available.
19:00 – 20:00 UTC Friday 6070 kHz Channel 292 to Europe (Note time change.)
Some additions to the website:
The Encore website is www.tumbril.co.uk where you will find:
Important information about funding of Encore – Radio Tumbril.
Up to date transmission times and frequencies.
The playlists for the most recent programmes.
An email link.
Informal reception reports as well as those requesting eQSL cards are welcome.
ENCORE IS A ONE-MAN OPERATION – AND HE NEEDS YOUR HELP – PLEASE BUY ME A COFFEE AND HELP KEEP ENCORE ON THE AIR
(Or use the button on the Encore website – www.tumbril.co.uk)
WRMI and Channel 292 are very generous with their air-time but Encore still costs around 200 Dollars/Euros a month to broadcast.
If you can – please send a small contribution to help Encore keep going.
THERE IS A PAYPAL DONATION BUTTON AND A BUY ME A COFFEE BUTTON on the homepage of the website – www.tumbril.co.uk – which folks can use if they would like to.
(This bulletin is sent by Bcc to the many hundreds of listeners who have been in contact with Encore over the last three and a half years of broadcasting Encore.)
THIS WEEK’S PROGRAMME – First broadcast this coming Saturday on Channel 292 – starts with an arrangement of Blow the Wind Southerly for cello. Then there is a modern piece from David Maric called Sense and Innocence followed by some brass band music composed by Gustav Holst in the 1920s.A Twilight in Winter Recollected by Kurtág, part of Hoffmeister’s double bass quartet, and a suite for two flutes by Szervansky are next. The Programme concludes with some of a cello concertino composed by Julius Klengel and the piece Equus by contemporary composer Eric Whiteacre.
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: http://kiwisdr.com/public/ 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 – www.tumbril.co.uk