Archive for June 28th, 2014

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Music In Maryland.

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

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

07/05/14 – Rusalka – 1:00pm

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Operafest | No Comments

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

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

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 […]

Jun. 28 2014

Playlist: Jun/28/14

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | 3 Comments

8:54 PM Claudio Monteverdi — Armato il cor Conductor: Anthony RooleyEnsemble: The Consort of MusickeVirgin, 91156 8:51 PM Claudio Monteverdi — Se vittorie si belle Conductor: Anthony RooleyEnsemble: The Consort of MusickeVirgin, 91156 8:42 PM Henry Purcell — Dido and Aeneas: When I am Laid in Earth Conductor: Christopher HogwoodEnsemble: Academy of Ancient MusicCatherine Bott, […]