Archive for December, 2012

Dec. 26 2012

Playlist: Dec/26/12

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10:25 PM Franz Schubert — String Quartet No. 13 Key: aOpus: 29Ensemble: Alban Berg QuartetAngel/EMI, 47333 9:05 PM Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 2 Key: cConductor: Sir Georg SoltiEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony ChorusHelen Watts,altoLondon, 4758501 8:49 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne Key: dManuel Barrueco, guitarTonar, 21015 8:14 PM Wolfgang […]

Dec. 25 2012

Tuesday 12/25/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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Tonight at 11:00 PM WBJC will present Music of the Baroque Brass & Choral. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will return next Tuesday night.

Dec. 25 2012

Playlist: Dec/25/12

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10:24 PM Antonin Dvorak — Symphony No. 8 Key: GOpus: 88Conductor: Christoph von DohnanyiEnsemble: Cleveland OrchestraLondon, 452182 9:54 PM Traditional — This Christmastide Jessye Norman, sopranoPhilips, 420180 9:42 PM Giovanni Battista Pergolesi — Magnificat Key: B-Flat Conductor: Martin SieghartEnsemble: Stuttgart Chamber OrchestraPrague Chamber ChoirOrfeo, 338941 9:14 PM Ottorino Respighi — Laud to the Nativity of […]

Dec. 24 2012

Monday 12/24/12 New York Philharmonic This Week

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Tonight at 11:00 PM listen for the WBJC Christmas Special. The New York Philharmonic will return next Monday night.

Dec. 24 2012

Playlist: Dec/24/12

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11:45 PM Gerald Finzi — In Terra Pax-Christmas Scene Conductor: Hilary Davan WettonEnsemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestraand ChorusJulia Doyle, sopranoRoderick Williams, baritoneNaxos, 572102 11:30 PM Felix Mendelssohn — Magnificat Conductor: Dietrich KnotheEnsemble: Staatskapelle BerlinCarola Nossek, sopranoElisabeth Wilke, contraltoJurgen Freier, baritoneBerliner SingakademieCapriccio, 10149 11:15 PM Igor Stravinsky — Vom Himmel Hoch Conductor: Robert CraftEnsemble: Orchestra of St. […]

Dec. 23 2012

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – 12/24 @ 10am and 12/25 @ NOON

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WBJC is happy to present you the 2012 Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols from King’s College Chapel, live on Christmas Eve day at 10am, and rebroadcast on Christmas Day at noon. This program is made possible on WBJC by Winterthur. The Service Booklet .pdf can be downloaded directly from their website. History of the service […]

Dec. 23 2012

Playlist: Dec/23/12

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8:38 PM Richard Strauss — Duet Concertino Conductor: Richard HickoxEnsemble: Northern Sinfonia of EnglandRobert Plane,clarinetStephen Reay,bassoonChandos, 9354 8:00 PM Dmitri Tiomkin — It’s a Wonderful Life Conductor: David NewmanEnsemble: Royal Philharmonic OrchestraTelarc, 88801 6:21 PM Franz Liszt — Christmas Tree Suite Eteri Andjaparidze,pianoNaxos, 8553461 6:11 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Praeludium it Fuga Key: CMarie-Claire […]

Dec. 22 2012

A Royal Affair, The Guilt Trip, This Is 40, The Impossible, and more…

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Caroline, royalty from England, is compelled to go to Denmark where she first meets her husband, the mad King Christian VII in A Royal Affair.  It is hate at first sight and all the butlers, maids and officials know it.  To aid the King, his court finds a Dr. Johann Struensee to serve him and […]

Dec. 22 2012

12/29/12 – The Tempest – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera The Tempest by Thomas Adès Libretto by Meredith Oakes Sung in English Approximate running time: 2 hrs. 41 min., including one intermission The New York Times calls Thomas Adès’s masterpiece “one of the most inspired, audacious and personal operas to have come along in years.” Robert Lepage’s “fantastical production…offers a superb cast, headed by the charismatic baritone Simon […]

Dec. 22 2012

Playlist: Dec/22/12

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8:21 PM John Rutter — Magnificat Conductor: John RutterEnsemble: City of London SinfoniaCambridge SingersCollegium, 114 8:02 PM Ed Henderson — Milagros de Navidad Conductor: Jon WashburnEnsemble: Phoenix Bach ChoirSoundset, 1005 8:00 PM Anonymous — Noel Nouvelet (15th Cent.French Carol) Conductor: David RobertsonJessye Norman, sopranoSaint Thomas ChoirRiverside ChoirSaint Barnabas ChoirHarry Huff,organPhilips, 454640 7:23 PM Camille Saint-Saens […]

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