« Return to Blog Listings

WBJC

WBJC

About

Our overnight programming, Music Through the Night, can be found by clicking here or calling us at 410-580-5800.

Nov. 24 2014

Playlist: Nov/24/14

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | No Comments

12:22 PM Franz Schubert — Symphony No. 8 Key: bConductor: James LevineEnsemble: Metropolitan Opera OrchestraDG/Archiv, 439862 12:07 PM Georg Philipp Telemann — Oboe Concerto Key: dConductor: Rainer KussmaulEnsemble: Berlin Baroque SoloistsAlbrecht Mayer, oboeDG/Archiv, 5761 12:01 PM Richard Wagner — Die Walkure: Magic Fire Music Conductor: Gyorgy LehelEnsemble: Budapest Symphony OrchestraLaserLight, 14049 11:15 AM Ludwig van […]

Nov. 23 2014

Celebrating Half a Century of Creativity

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

The American Composers Orchestra opened its 38th season with a program at Zankel Hall celebrating the composer Meredith Monk.

Nov. 23 2014

Seeking an Intimate Sound Across a Cavernous Expanse

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang presented a program of Brahms, Ravel and the rarely heard Respighi at Carnegie Hall.

Nov. 23 2014

Playlist: Nov/23/14

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | 1 Comment

6:42 PM Albert Roussel — Concerto pour petit orchestre Opus: 34Conductor: David SternEnsemble: Ensemble Orchestral de ParisAlexandre Tharaud,pianoValois, 4846 6:22 PM Josef Rheinberger — Organ Sonata Nr. 4 Key: aOpus: 98Conrad Eden, organPrezioso, 800004 6:00 PM Johannes Brahms — Variations on a Theme by the Composer Opus: 21Robert Silverman, pianoCBC(RCI), 1028 5:54 PM Virgil Thomson […]

Nov. 22 2014

Rob Moose: Breathing New Life Into Classical Music

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

Meet Mr. Moose, a co-founder and the violinist of yMusic, an experimental chamber music sextet, as well as a member of the Grammy-winning folk rockers Bon Iver.

Nov. 22 2014

Toward a Truth That Defies Precision

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

Creating works based on a raw real-life event, like “The Death of Klinghoffer,” holds dangers as well as opportunities.

Nov. 22 2014

A Beethoven Teaser and a Rare ‘Cyrano’

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

The Dutch conductor and violinist Jaap van Zweden was not well known in America when he took over as music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in 2008.

Nov. 22 2014

Roll Over, Mahler: U.S. Orchestras Are Shrinking

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

The current cost-cutting trend in American orchestras often means management seeks to fill slots with freelancers rather than full-timers.

Nov. 22 2014

Playlist: Nov/22/14

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | 1 Comment

8:23 PM Kurt Weill — The Seven Deadly Sins Conductor: John Eliot GardinerEnsemble: N.German Radio Phil.(Hanover)Anne Sofie von Otter, altoJames Sims, tenorKarl-Heinz Lampe, tenorChristfried Biebrach, baritoneDG/Archiv, 439894 8:06 PM Bob Chilcott — Fragments from his dish Conductor: Jonathan MillerEnsemble: Chicago a cappellaCentaur, 2752 8:00 PM Anonymous — Watkin’s Ale Ensemble: The Baltimore ConsortDorian, 90142 7:53 […]

Nov. 21 2014

Mozart Melts Into Dark Shostakovich

By WBJC | Posted in RSS Feeds | No Comments

Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante in E flat for Violin, Viola and Orchestra was paired with Shostakovich on Thursday night at Avery Fisher Hall.

WBJC