Archive for February, 2013

Feb. 24 2013

Winter Drive Recap

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

Thank you, thank you, thank you to each and every one of you who called in to renew their membership or became NEW members this drive. I know you heard the hosts saying over and over again, and it’s true: your financial support makes all the wonderful music you hear possible! All of us here at WBJC would […]

Feb. 24 2013

2-24-14 Word On Wine Review 2 Very Nice Rieslings!

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

This week I had the distinct pleasure of tasting two German Rieslings!  I liked both of them…it wasn’t hard. 1)2012 Monchof Estate Riesling.  $18.  This had a beautiful picture of Napoleon on the bottle and a very tasty wine inside.  Lots of nice fruit with good balancing acid.  MWAH! 2)2012 Schafer Frolich.  (Sorry I don’t […]

Feb. 24 2013

Playlist: Feb/24/13

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8:51 PM Colin Matthews — Pluto, the Renewer (to conclude Holst’s Conductor: Sir Simon RattleEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicAngel/EMI, 69690 8:00 PM Gustav Holst — The Planets Opus: 32Conductor: Sir Simon RattleEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicAngel/EMI, 69690 6:38 PM Alexander Glazunov — Piano Concerto No. 2 Key: BOpus: 100Conductor: Yuli TurovskyEnsemble: I Musici de MontrealMatthew Herskowitz, pianoChandos, 9622 6:21 […]

Feb. 23 2013

02-23-2013 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

This week’s show features Peter Minkler Violist from the Baltimore Symphony, Kati Harrison from WBJC, and Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony.  I really enjoyed this show!  Hope you did too! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/23/2013 5:00 PM            1832 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Piano Sonata No. 10 in C K   330        Avie       2209 SOLO Daniel-Ben Pienaar, piano […]

Feb. 23 2013

03/02/13 – Parsifal – NOON

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Metropolitan Opera Parsifal by Richard Wagner Libretto by Richard Wagner Sung in German Approximate running time:  5 hrs. 35 min., including 2 intermissions Director François Girard’s timeless new vision for Wagner’s final masterpiece explores the many facets of this mystical score, while designer Michael Levine (Eugene Onegin) creates a surreal landscape. Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role […]

Feb. 23 2013

Playlist: Feb/23/13

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8:52 PM George Frederich Handel — Judas Maccabaeus: See, the Conquering Conductor: Charles FarncombeEnsemble: Handel Opera SocietyLondon, 466075 8:29 PM Gabriel Faure — La bonne Chanson (The good Song) Opus: 61Anne Sofie von Otter, altoBengt Forsberg, pianoAnd Friends (Instrumentalists)DG/Archiv, 447752 8:26 PM George Frederich Handel — Xerxes: Largo Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Scottish Chamber OrchestraBryn […]

Feb. 22 2013

Playlist: Feb/22/13

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11:51 PM Howard Hanson — Symphony No. 2 Conductor: Gerard SchwarzEnsemble: Seattle SymphonyNaxos, 559701 11:45 PM Jerry Bock — Fiddler on the Roof: If I Were a Rich Ensemble: Original Broadway CastZero Mostel, singerRCA/BMG, 7060 11:28 PM William Schuman — New England Triptych Conductor: Jose SerebrierEnsemble: Bournemouth Symphony OrchestraNaxos, 559083 11:10 PM William Billings — […]

Feb. 21 2013

Thursday 2/21/13 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Blossom Music Festival Jahja Ling, conductor Yuja Wang, piano RACHMANINOFF: Symphonic Dances, Op.45 PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C, Op. 26 RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Capriccio espagnole, Op. 34 Encore: Respighi: Church Windows

Feb. 21 2013

Playlist: Feb/21/13

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Feb. 20 2013

February Newsletter – read all about it!

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If you aren’t already subscribed, you can still read it in the Archive!   Click here for the February Newsletter – and Kati’s exclusive article!