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Judith Krummeck

Judith Krummeck

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Judith is WBJC's afternoon host. Her full bio can be read here.

Feb. 22 2015

The Merchant with Folger

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

Henry Clay Folger (amongst his claims to fame, he was the nephew of the founder of Folgers Coffee) was born in New York City, in 1857, and he made his career there as president and chairman of Standard Oil of New York. On the side, he and his wife, Emily, became avid collectors of Shakespeareana […]

Feb. 12 2015

A debut for Shriver

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    The young Jerusalem Quartet is making its debut on the Shriver Hall Concert Series this weekend with works by Haydn, Schulhoff, and Schubert.         The series President, Stephen Jacobsohn talks to me about it here…     Related posts: Discovering young artists Out of the ordinary recital at Shriver Hall […]

Feb. 09 2015

World premiere at StillPointe Theatre

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            A cross between science fiction and a love story is how Kimberley Lynne describes her new play. She came to the studio to talk about it.       Related posts: 3rd Annual Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Academy Made in Berlin Gidon Kremer makes rare appearance

Feb. 09 2015

The BMA’s new American Wing

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                        The new American Wing at the Baltimore Museum of Art is a wonderful place to lose yourself. It is the vision, largely, of the BMA’s Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and American Painting & Sculpture, David Park Curry, who came in to talk to […]

Feb. 05 2015

Historic day for the BSO

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Ten years ago today, February 5th 2005, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra celebrated its first concert at the Music Center at Strathmore with a program featuring Yo Yo Ma and then Music Director, Yuri Temirkanov. A decade on, BSO President and CEO, Paul Meecham, looks back.                     […]

Feb. 02 2015

Fascinating play at FPCT

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The 2011 award winning play by Jon Robin Baitz (The West Wing, Brothers & Sisters) is being presented at Fells Point Corner Theatre through this weekend. Director, Michael Byrne Semarel, came to talk about it.                 Related posts: BMA Print By Print Extended Interview March for the Animals is […]

Jan. 15 2015

Gidon Kremer makes rare appearance

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                  The Latvian violinist, Gidon Kremer, will be sharing the stage with Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov and Lithuanian cellist Giedre Dirvanauskaite for a program of music by Schubert, Mozart, and Rachmaninoff, as well as a little known Polish composer whose work Kremer champions. The Shriver Hall Concert […]

Dec. 03 2014

Extended absence – Judith Krummeck

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC News | 27 Comments

A number of listeners have been kind enough inquire about my extended absence, and I think an explanation is overdue! In late September, I suffered a torn and detached retina in my left eye, and had to have emergency surgery, which required an extended period of recuperation. In November, I took a long-planned vacation back home […]

Nov. 12 2014

The Art of Song

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    Australian born American soprano, Danielle de Niese, with Cameron Stowe, piano, will be giving a diverse program for the Shriver Hall Concert Series on November 16th. Here is the series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, with more.           Related posts: Keeping it in the family Out of the ordinary recital at […]

Nov. 05 2014

Discovering young artists

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The young, California based Calidore String Quartet will open the SHCS Discovery Series on Saturday, November 8th. The Shriver Hall Concert Series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, came in to talk about it.                   Related posts: A debut for Shriver Out of the ordinary recital at Shriver Hall “unique, […]

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