Archive for December, 2013

Dec. 24 2013

Tuesday 12/24/13 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will return next Tuesday night.  Please enjoy WBJC’s 2-Hour Christmas Special.

Dec. 24 2013

Playlist: Dec/24/13

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11:46 PM Gerald Finzi — In Terra Pax-Christmas Scene Conductor: Hilary Davan WettonEnsemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestraand ChorusJulia Doyle, sopranoRoderick Williams, baritoneNaxos, 572102 11:20 PM Felix Mendelssohn — Magnificat Conductor: Dietrich KnotheEnsemble: Staatskapelle BerlinCarola Nossek, sopranoElisabeth Wilke, contraltoJurgen Freier, baritoneBerliner SingakademieCapriccio, 10149 11:10 PM Igor Stravinsky — Vom Himmel Hoch Conductor: Robert CraftEnsemble: Orchestra of St. […]

Dec. 23 2013

Monday 12/23/13 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM All Britten Alan Gilbert, conductor Kate Royal, soprano Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano Paul Appleby, tenor Philip Myers, horn New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, director Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Dianne Berkun, director Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, Op 31 Britten: Spring Symphony, Op 44  

Dec. 23 2013

Playlist: Dec/23/13

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9:02 PM Benjamin Britten — Saint Nicholas Opus: 42Conductor: Matthew BestEnsemble: English Chamber OrchestraCorydon SingersChoir of St. Georges ChapelWarwick Univ. Girls ChoirHyperion, 66333 8:56 PM Traditional — Coventry Carol Ensemble: The Saint James Brass QuintetSaintJames, 1 8:05 PM Franz Schubert — Symphony No. 9 Key: CConductor: Istvan KerteszEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraLondon, 4758544 7:59 PM Johannes […]

Dec. 22 2013

12/22/13 – Toccata Rundown

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6:25 PM Franz Liszt — Christmas Tree Suite Leslie Howard, piano Hyperion, 66388   6:18 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — In Dir ist Freude Marie-Claire Alain, organ Erato, 10703   6:16 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Das alte Jahr vergangen ist Marie-Claire Alain, organ Erato, 10703   6:14 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — In Dulci […]

Dec. 22 2013

WBJC Choral Hour 12-22-13

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach — Christmas Oratorio: Parts 1-3 Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Barbara Schlick, soprano Michael Chance, countertenor Howard Crook, tenor Peter Kooy, bass Virgin, 90781 Related posts: WBJC Choral Hour 12-01-13 WBJC Choral Hour 1-05-14 WBJC Choral Hour 4-20-14

Dec. 22 2013

Playlist: Dec/22/13

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8:48 PM Traditional — Christmas Medley Conductor: Leonard SlatkinEnsemble: Orchestra of St. Luke’sKathleen Battle, sopranoNew York Choral ArtistsBoys’ Choir of HarlemAngel/EMI, 47587 8:27 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Nutcracker: Suite Opus: 71Ensemble: Los Angeles Guitar QuartetDelos, 3132 8:06 PM Sir Edward Elgar — Wand of Youth suite no 1 Opus: 1Conductor: James JuddEnsemble: New […]

Dec. 21 2013

12/21/13 Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Traditional — To Bethlehem Conductor: Tecwyn Evans Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Orchestra Bryn Terfel, baritone Gwawr Edwards, soprano DG/Archiv, 14914 8:03 PM John Rutter — Brother Heinrich’s Christmas Conductor: John Rutter Ensemble: London Sinfonia Cambridge Singers Brian Kay , narrator Collegium, 115 8:22 PM Traditional — There stood in heaven a linden tree […]

Dec. 21 2013

12-21-13 FTM Listings!

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This week we all didn’t care for the Martinu…The panel thought the Messiah was odd…though I liked it and am playing most of it on Past Masters later tonight!  So There!  We liked the Mendelssohn and loved the Schumann! Here are the listings….Enjoy PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/21/2013 5:00 PM            10135 Bohuslav Martinu              Piano Trio (1930)                       […]

Dec. 21 2013

12/28/13 – Tosca – 1:00PM

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Metropolitan Opera Tosca by Giacomo Puccini Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa Sung in Italian Approximate running time 3 hrs. 10 min. Puccini’s timeless verismo score is well served by two exceptional casts. Patricia Racette and Sondra Radvanovsky share the title role of the jealous diva, opposite two leading tenors—Roberto Alagna and Marcello Giordani. George Gagnidze […]

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