Archive for August 23rd, 2012

Aug. 23 2012

8-23-12 Word On Wine…Rules to Drink By!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

We all expect a wine list at the restaurants we go to, but we rarely think about how it got there and who thought it up!   In the September issue of Bon Appetit David Lynch of St. Vincent’s restaurant in San Francisco discusses some of his ideas he used in creating the wine list for […]

Aug. 23 2012

Ooh, shiny! (Not a post about old jewelry. Really.)

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Yesterday, Berlin Iron, today, the Berlin Wall. Contrary to popular belief, I don’t only look at jewelry when I visit the Baltimore Summer Antiques Show. Anything that catches my eye is fair game, & a whole booth full of large, shiny, official-looking optical instruments is bound to do just that. Last year, while strolling the […]

Aug. 23 2012

Thursday 08/23/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Manfred Honeck Bassoonist: Nancy Goeres WAGNER: Prelude to Lohengrin FLETCHER: Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra (PSO Commission) BARTOK: Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin RAVEL: La Valse Fill: Bruckner: Te Deum Bruckner: Overture in G minor

Aug. 23 2012

Playlist: Aug/23/12

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10:39 PM Edward MacDowell — Orchestral Suite No.1 Opus: 42Conductor: Takuo YuasaEnsemble: Ulster OrchestraNaxos, 559075 10:29 PM Friedrich von Flotow — Martha: Overture Conductor: Arthur FiedlerEnsemble: Boston Pops OrchestraRCA/BMG, 5479 9:56 PM Franz Schubert — Symphony No. 5 Key: B-Flat Conductor: Jonathan NottEnsemble: Bamberg SymphonyTudor, 7143 9:19 PM Johannes Brahms — Piano Quartet No. 3 […]