Archive for December 19th, 2013

Dec. 19 2013

12-19-13 Word On Wine Amazing Holiday Cocktail!

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

This week Mary and I revel in the discovery of Perucchi Vermouth!  First off, this vermouth is from Spain rather than Italy.  Second it is more of an aperitif than a blender for martinis.  Third it’s only $20 a bottle.  Fourth it’s only 15% alcohol.  Fifth it’s unbelievably refreshing with some soda or just about […]

Dec. 19 2013

Engineer Bob’s Radio Gallery – Winter Edition!

By Bob Lenio | Posted in Staff Blogs | 4 Comments

  This beautiful radio is The Auditron Single Channel FM Radio, with the original box!   This radio does not have a tuning control. It is set to receive a single station. The knob below the phony dial is merely a fine-tuning control. This one came factory tuned to WFLN-FM, the now defunct Philadelphia classical […]

Dec. 19 2013

Allegro or al dente?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

If pressed to declare which I love more – carbs or classical music – I might have to go with the option that’s often served alla puttanesca, but it would be a close call. As such, I found the following Classic FM quiz absolutely delicious! My score was 18 out of 21; please post yours […]

Dec. 19 2013

Thursday 12/19/13 Cleveland Orchestra

By WBJC Programming | Posted in WBJC Evening Concert | 1 Comment

11:00 PM MIAMI CONCERT The Cleveland Orchestra Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Nicole Cabell, soprano Elizabeth DeShong, mezzo-soprano Garrett Sorenson, tenor Raymond Aceto, bass Master Chorale of South Florida Master Chorale of Tampa Bay LIEBERSON: Neruda Songs BEETHOVEN:  Symphony No. 9 in d, Op. 125 “Choral”

Dec. 19 2013

Playlist: Dec/19/13

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9:34 PM Ernest Chausson — Poeme for Violin & Orchestra Opus: 25Conductor: Kirill KondrashinEnsemble: USSR Symphony OrchestraDavid Oistrakh, violinMelodiya, 1000219 9:12 PM Benjamin Britten — A Ceremony of Carols Opus: 28Conductor: Michael KornEnsemble: Concerto Soloists Instr. Ens.The Philadelphia SingersBenita Valente, sopranoMaureen Forrester, contraltoDavid Gordon, tenorHeidi Lehwalder, harpRCA/BMG, 7787 8:58 PM Richard Wagner — Parsifal: Prelude […]