Archive for February, 2014

Feb. 24 2014

Playlist: Feb/24/14

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10:57 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Prelude No. 6 Key: E-Flat Opus: 23Vladimir Ashkenazy, pianoLondon, 4758238 10:44 PM Henri Rabaud — Divertissement on Russian Themes Conductor: Pierre DervauxEnsemble: Orch. Phil. des Pays de LoireAngel/EMI, 65619 10:06 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 14 Key: c-Sharp Opus: 131Ensemble: Takacs QuartetLondon, 470849 9:36 PM Wolfgang Amadeus […]

Feb. 23 2014

Sublime Shaham

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

There are not many violinists, I think, who could pull off standing alone on a bare stage playing solo Bach, but Gil Shaham is certainly one of them. There are so many layers – simply remembering that volume of music; the technical facility to master the music; the ear to achieve that true intonation; a […]

Feb. 23 2014

2/23/14 – Toccata Rundown

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

6:36 PM Dana Suesse — Concerto in Three Rhythms Conductor: Richard Rosenberg Ensemble: Hot Springs Music Festival Michael Gurt, piano Naxos, 559647   6:18 PM Wilhelm Friedemann Bach — Hrpschrd Sonata Key: F Andreas Staier, harpsichord Robert Hill, harpsichord DG/Archiv, 419256   6:00 PM Leos Janacek — Sonata 1.X.1905 Thomas Hlawatsch,piano Naxos, 8553586 Related posts: […]

Feb. 23 2014

Playlist: Feb/23/14

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6:36 PM Dana Suesse — Concerto in Three Rhythms Conductor: Richard RosenbergEnsemble: Hot Springs Music FestivalMichael Gurt, pianoNaxos, 559647 6:18 PM Wilhelm Friedemann Bach — Hrpschrd Sonata Key: FAndreas Staier, harpsichordRobert Hill, harpsichordDG/Archiv, 419256 6:00 PM Leos Janacek — Sonata 1.X.1905 Thomas Hlawatsch,pianoNaxos, 8553586 5:54 PM Virgil Thomson — Family Portrait Conductor: Christopher LarkinEnsemble: London […]

Feb. 22 2014

2-22-14 Music In Maryland Our First Show!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

For ages our General Manager has been interested in reviving the ancient Music In Maryland series.  For ages I have put him off.  Finally there was no avoiding it.  Thanks to a generous grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation and the Maryland State Arts Council Music in Maryland is back!  Our first concert […]

Feb. 22 2014

03/01/14 – Prince Igor – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera Prince Igor by Alexander Borodin Libretto by Alexander Borodin Sung in Russian Approximate running time 4 hrs. 15 min. with 2 intermissions. Borodin’s defining Russian epic, famous for its Polovtsian Dances, comes to the Met for the first time in nearly 100 years. Dmitri Tcherniakov’s new production is a brilliant psychological journey through the mind […]

Feb. 22 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 2-23-14

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

8:00 AM Happy Birthday Handel! George Frederich Handel: Dixit Dominus           Avie       2270 COND Jeannette Sorrell ORCH Apollo’s Fire SOLO and Chorus 8:36 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Coronation Mass: Complete in C K   317  London     4758057 COND Peter Schreier ORCH Staatskapelle Dresden SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Edith Mathis, soprano SOLO Jadwiga Rappe,alto SOLO Hans-Peter Blochwitz, […]

Feb. 22 2014

2/22/14 Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet                     London 19033 COND Sebastian Lang-Lessing ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano 8:03 PM Modest Moussorgsky: Boris Godunov: Selections       Cala 535 ORCH San Francisco Symphony SOLO San Francisco Opera Chorus SOLO Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, bass 8:55 PM Traditional: (Russian folk song)         Philips 456399 COND Nikolai […]

Feb. 22 2014

Playlist: Feb/22/14

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8:55 PM Traditional — Ach vi sini (Russian folk song) Conductor: Nikolai KornievEnsemble: Saint Petersburg Chamber ChoirDmitri Hvorostovsky, baritonePhilips, 456399 8:03 PM Modest Moussorgsky — Boris Godunov: Selections Conductor: Leopold StokowskiEnsemble: San Francisco SymphonySan Francisco Opera ChorusNicola Rossi-Lemeni, bassCala, 535 8:00 PM Leo Delibes — Lakme: Flower Duet Conductor: Sebastian Lang-LessingEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraRenee Fleming, sopranoSusan […]

Feb. 21 2014

Baltimore City Community College Board of Trustees meeting

By Joseph Hutchins | Posted in Staff Blogs, WBJC News | No Comments

The next Baltimore City Community College Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 25th, 2014, in the Business and Continuing Education Division’s Corporate Training Room on BCCC’s Baltimore Harbor Campus, 710 E. Lombard Street. WBJC will be included on the Agenda for the Finance Committee meeting, which will begin at 3 p.m.  There is […]

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