Archive for June, 2014

Jun. 30 2014

6-30-14. Word On Wine Review. One SB From NZ and a Minervois!

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

This week we review two white wines…One from France and one from New Zealand. 1)2012 Chateau CoupRoses Champ Du Roy.  Vin de Pays Des Cotes Du Brian.  This was a blend of Viognier, Grenache Blanc and Marsanne.  Cotes Du Brian is in the Languedoc appellation of Minervois.  $14.  Not Mary’s usual thing but she really […]

Jun. 30 2014

Monday 6/30/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Christoph von Dohnányi SOLOIST:  Paul Lewis, piano Brahms:  Piano Concerto No. 1 Schumann:  Symphony No. 2 R. Strauss Don Juan  

Jun. 30 2014

Playlist: Jun/30/14

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10:54 PM Julius Klengel — Hymn for 12 cellos Opus: 57Ensemble: Rondo ViolincelloHarm Mundi, 905240 10:28 PM Etienne-Nicolas Mehul — Symphony No. 2 Key: DConductor: Marc MinkowskiEnsemble: Musicians of the LouvreErato, 45026 10:07 PM Edward German — Welsh Rhapsody Conductor: Andrew PennyEnsemble: National S.O. of IrelandM Polo/HK, 8223726 9:43 PM Joseph Bodin de Boismortier — […]

Jun. 29 2014

6/29/14 TOCCATA

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6:33 PM Hisato Ohzawa — Piano Concerto No. 2 Conductor: Dmitri Yablonsky Ensemble: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra Ekaterina Saranceva, Piano Naxos, 570177 6:00 PM Joseph Haydn — Piano Sonata No. 33 Key: c Andrew Rangell, piano Bridge, 9313

Jun. 29 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 6-29-14

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach — Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne Key: d Ensemble: Hilliard Ensemble (vocal) Christoph Poppen, violin ECM, 461895   8:16 AM Sir Edward Elgar — Coronation Ode Opus: 44 Conductor: Sir Alexander Gibson Ensemble: Scottish National Orchestra Scottish National Orch Chorus Chandos, 8430   8:55 AM Giovanni Palestrina — Reges Tharsis […]

Jun. 29 2014

Playlist: Jun/29/14

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8:17 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams — Symphony No. 7 Conductor: Bryden ThomsonEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony ChorusCatherine Bott, sopranoChandos, 8796 8:00 PM Frederic Chopin — Variations on “La ci darem la mano” Key: B-Flat Opus: 2Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Orch of Age of EnlightenmentEmanuel Ax, pianoCBS/Sony, 60771 6:33 PM Hisato Ohzawa — Piano Concerto No. […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Music In Maryland.

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This week is the first of three broadcasts featuring Baltimore Symphony musicians and concerts from the Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore.  Our concerto tonight was recorded on February 28, 2010. On the program… Prechtl:  Lucky To Be Born.  Text by Walt Whitman.  Narrator Braxton Young;  Brian Prechtl, percussion; Rene Hernandez, trumpet. Prokofiev: Sonata for 2 […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, musicologist and author John Gingerich, and pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University.  Evan and John have just returned from a year in Berlin and it is a pleasure to welcome them back.  Of everything played on the show we liked the Cage the […]

Jun. 28 2014

07/05/14 – Rusalka – 1:00pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago RUSALKA  (in Czech) COMPOSER: Antonin Dvorák Approx. Length:  3 hours 30 minutes You may know Dvořák’s rousing “New World Symphony”—but here he’s at his romantic best as dark swirling under-currents blend seamlessly with entrancing folk melodies. A witch grants a water nymph mortality so she can marry the prince she adores. But […]

Jun. 28 2014

6/28/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM When I hear the great madrigals of Monteverdi, The Musicians by Caravaggio come to mind. If you are a fan of Baroque and Pre-Baroque music then you will want to listen to tonight’s Vocalise!  George Frederich Handel        Giulio Cesare, “La giustizia ha già sull’arco” PBO 1 COND Nicholas McGegan Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra […]

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