Archive for August 10th, 2017

Aug. 10 2017

75 Years of Liberty Aboard the S.S. John W. Brown

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | 1 Comment

During World War II, 2,710 Liberty Ships were built in the United States. Today, just two of them remain afloat and fully operational. On September 9, the 75th anniversary of the Baltimore-built S.S. John W. Brown‘s launch will be celebrated with a Living History Cruise. I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Seaman Paul […]

Aug. 10 2017

Thursday 08/10/17 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Juraj Valcuha Pianist, Franceso Piemontesi Smetena: The Moldau Dvorak: Piano Concerto Mozart: Symphony No. 38 (Prague) Dvorak: Carnival Overture Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 2, Op. 72  

Aug. 10 2017

Playlist: Aug/10/17

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10:47 PM Amy Marcy Cheney Beach — Four Sketches Opus: 15Joanne Polk, pianoArabesque, 6721 10:10 PM Karl Goldmark — Symphony No. 2 Key: E-Flat Opus: 35Conductor: Michael HalaszEnsemble: Rhenish Philharmonic OrchestraRecordsInt, 7007 9:43 PM Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach — Flute Concerto Key: GConductor: Jorg FaerberEnsemble: Wurttemberg Chamber OrchestraSir James Galway, fluteMHS, 513770 9:36 PM George […]