Archive for November 15th, 2012

Nov. 15 2012

11-15-12 Word On Wine “Sweetness!”

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

This week Mary and I continue our adventures in alternative wine tasting by examining sweetness.  Tis not in ourselves but in our wines!  Our first task is to make lemonade!  (Yea!) Here’s the experiment.  Take a 16 oz glass, fill with 8 oz. water and squeeze the juice of two lemons into it!  Taste…Yuck! Now […]

Nov. 15 2012

A Legendary “Lover” at the Lyric

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

The notorious libertine Don Giovanni (or Don Juan) has inspired authors and composers since at least the seventeenth century. This weekend, Peabody Opera Theater brings Mozart’s operatic retelling of the infamous womanizer’s exploits to the Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric. Stage director Roger Brunyate says Don Giovanni is his favorite […]

Nov. 15 2012

Some Eclectic Evening

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

What do BSO musicians like to play on their own time? The Chamber Music by Candlelight series (presented by Community Concerts at Second) has been answering that question for years. This Sunday, November 18th, CMC ‘s 7:30pm program will include works by Piazzolla, Schickele, Prokofief, and Schulhoff.  Earlier this week, I spoke with clarinetist/CMC co-coordinator […]

Nov. 15 2012

November Newsletter!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | No Comments

Check out this month’s newsletter with Judith Krummeck’s article: www.wbjc.com/about-us/wbjc-newsletter-archive/ The holiday programming schedule will be included in the December newsletter, so make sure you’ve signed up to receive it. For those of you who don’t like clutter in your inbox, the newsletter are posted in the archive here on the website a few days […]

Nov. 15 2012

Thursday 11/15/12 The Cleveland Orchestra

By WBJC Programming | Posted in WBJC Evening Concert | No Comments

11:00 PM Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano and conductor (Schoenberg and Mozart) Tito Muñoz, conductor (Stravinsky) The Cleveland Orchestra Chorus SCHOENBERG:  Three Piano Pieces, Op. 11 (for solo piano) MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 18 in Bb, K. 456 STRAVINSKY: Symphonies of Wind Instruments (original version, 1920) STRAVINSKY: Symphony of Psalms (1948 revision) Encore: Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnole   […]

Nov. 15 2012

Playlist: Nov/15/12

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11:00 PM Igor Stravinsky — Symphony of Psalms Conductor: Andrew DavisEnsemble: BBC Symphony Orchestraand ChorusBBC, 299 11:00 PM Igor Stravinsky — Symphonies of Wind Instruments Conductor: Franz Welser-MostEnsemble: London Philharmonic OrchestraAngel/EMI, 55030 11:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Piano Concerto No. 18 Key: B-Flat Conductor: Jeffrey TateEnsemble: English Chamber OrchestraMitsuko Uchida, pianoPhilips, 422348 11:00 PM […]

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