Archive for January, 2014

Jan. 27 2014

1-27-14 Word On Wine Review Cahors and Arneis!

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

This week Mary and I review the beauty and the beast!  Mary has the beast! 1)2009 Clos La Coutale Cahors.  85% Malbec and 15% Merlot.  $16  Behold old world Malbec!  This is pretty rough and ready but not as rough as Cahors has been in the past.  Here is a nice link to Kermit Lynch […]

Jan. 27 2014

Playlist: Jan/27/14

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10:48 PM Franz Neruda — Concerto No. 2 for Cello & Orchestra Opus: 59Conductor: Douglas BostockEnsemble: Bohemian Chamber PhilharmonicMorten Zeuthen, celloClassico, 315 10:27 PM Alexandre Luigini — Ballet Egyptien: Suite No.1 Opus: 12Conductor: Anatole FistoulariEnsemble: Royal Philharmonic OrchestraAngel/EMI, 68127 10:19 PM Paul Lincke — Lysistrata: Idyll of the glow-worms Conductor: Ronald CorpEnsemble: New London OrchestraHyperion, […]

Jan. 26 2014

1/26/14

By Diana Ross | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

6:23 PM Arthur de Greef — Piano Concerto No.1 Key: c Conductor: Frederic Devreese Ensemble: Moscow Symphony Orchestra Andre De Groote,piano M Polo/HK, 8223810   6:15 PM Madeleine Dring — 3 Fantastic Variations on “Lilliburlero” Ensemble: The Haddens, Duo-Pianists Cambria, 1065   6:08 PM Dietrich Buxtehude — Ciacona for Organ Key: e Simon Preston, organ […]

Jan. 26 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 1-26-14

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM Anton Bruckner — Mass Key: d Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Singers Joan Rodgers, soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Hyperion, 66650 8:47 AM Benjamin Britten — Five Flower Songs Opus: 47 Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner Ensemble: Monteverdi Choir DG/Archiv, 453433 Related posts: WBJC Choral Hour 11-10-13 WBJC Choral Hour 12-01-13 WBJC […]

Jan. 26 2014

Playlist: Jan/26/14

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8:27 PM Johannes Brahms — Cello Sonata No. 2 Key: FOpus: 99Jacqueline du Pre, celloDaniel Barenboim, pianoAngel/EMI, 86233 8:00 PM Dave Roylance and Bob Galvin — The Tall Ships Suite Conductor: William ConnorEnsemble: Royal Liverpool PhilharmonicAlan Hicks,pianoConifer, 18309 6:23 PM Arthur de Greef — Piano Concerto No.1 Key: cConductor: Frederic DevreeseEnsemble: Moscow Symphony OrchestraAndre De […]

Jan. 25 2014

1-25-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we are repeating a broadcast from 9-29-12 which features the late John Webber.  John passed away  last weekend and this broadcast is dedicated to his memory.  John was a fine singer, a talented musician and a valued colleague.  Also on the panel were John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal and Dave Donovan from Pratt […]

Jan. 25 2014

02/01/14 – Madama Butterfly – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa Sung in Italian Approximate running time 3 hrs. 15 min. Anthony Minghella’s breathtakingly beautiful and powerfully dramatic production returns, with Amanda Echalaz making her Met debut as Cio-Cio-San. Rising tenor Bryan Hymel sings Pinkerton. Cast/Crew Conductor: Philippe Auguin Cio-Cio-San: Amanda Echalaz Suzuki: Elizabeth […]

Jan. 25 2014

1/25/14 Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM A Vocal Tribute to Claudio Abbado Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Requiem: “Lacrimosa”  K   626           DG/Archiv  463181 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH Berlin Philharmonic SOLO Swedish Radio Choir 8:02 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky  Op 78                 DG/Archiv  447419 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Elena Obraztsova,mezzo soprano SOLO London Symphony Chorus 8:41 PM Johannes […]

Jan. 25 2014

Playlist: Jan/25/14

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8:41 PM Johannes Brahms — Song of Destiny (Schicksalslied) Opus: 54Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: New Philharmonia OrchestraAmbrosian ChorusLondon, 4785365 8:02 PM Sergei Prokofiev — Alexander Nevsky Opus: 78Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraElena Obraztsova,mezzo sopranoLondon Symphony ChorusDG/Archiv, 447419 8:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Requiem: “Lacrimosa” Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicSwedish Radio ChoirDG/Archiv, 463181 7:17 PM […]

Jan. 24 2014

Playlist: Jan/24/14

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11:44 PM Anton Bruckner — Symphony No. 7 Key: EConductor: Eduard van BeinumEnsemble: Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraDuttonLabs, 1205 11:27 PM Gustav Mahler — Songs of a Wayfarer (Lieder eines Conductor: Jesus Lopez-CobosEnsemble: Cincinnati Symphony OrchestraAndreas Schmidt, bassTelarc, 80269 10:56 PM Alexander Borodin — Symphony No. 2 Key: bConductor: Gennady RozhdestvenskyEnsemble: Stockholm Philharmonic OrchestChandos, 9386 10:33 PM […]

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