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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.

Oct. 08 2018

Baltimore Musicales to honor Rosa Ponselle

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        Baltimore Musicales is marking the centennial of Rosa Ponselle’s 1918 Met debut with a concert at Peabody. Here is soprano and Executive Director, Thea Tullman Moore.        

Oct. 06 2018

A collection of quirky, elegiac vignettes on Booknotes

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      Memoirist Marion Winik is about to launch her tenth book. It’s a sequel to her highly successful Glenrock Book of the Dead from ten years ago.        

Sep. 22 2018

The Embassy Series honors Nelson Mandela

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    The Embassy Series in D.C. will open its 25th Anniversary Season with a concert dedicated to the Centenary Celebration of Nelson Mandela at the Embassy of South Africa. The featured performer will be South African cellist, Jacques-Pierre Malan.    

Sep. 20 2018

District5 for the Davies Concert Series

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    The Davies Concert series in Prince George’s County is opening their season with a DC based woodwind quintet called District5. Here is Hiram Larew with more.    

Sep. 19 2018

Zukerman Trio opens Shriver season

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    The Shriver Hall Concert Series opens its 2018-2019 season — at Goucher’s Kraushaar Auditorium — with the Zukerman Trio playing Mozart, Arensky, and Beethoven. Here is the series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.      

Sep. 15 2018

Odyssey in the Fall

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            Johns Hopkins University’s Odyssey program begins on September 17th with its fall offering of more than fifty lifelong learning courses in art, science, music, photography, writing, and more. Here is the Program Director, Douglas Blackstone.    

Sep. 11 2018

The 2018-2019 music series at St. David’s

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    The Music Series at St. David’s in Roland Park opens its new season on Sunday 16th with a feast for Hildegard von Bingen. Director of Music Ministries, Douglas Buchanan, came in to give an overview of the whole series.      

Sep. 08 2018

Booknotes Out of Step

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    In his memoir, Out of Step, Anthony Moll tells the story of a working-class bisexual boy running off to join the army in the midst of two wars and the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” era. The book won the Non/Fiction Prize series from The Journal & The Ohio State University Press.         […]

Aug. 25 2018

Ronn McFarlane and “The Celtic Lute”

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      Ronn McFarlane has released his first solo album in more than a decade. It features his arrangements of traditional Irish and Scottish folk music for the lute.          

Aug. 08 2018

A relic of touch at The Walters

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  “I get these what I call ‘monk emergencies’ where I get this desperate phone call from downstairs at the front desk,” says Lynley Anne Herbert, Associate Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. And the person at the front desk will tell her, “I have ten Franciscans here, […]

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