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Jonathan Palevsky

Jonathan Palevsky

About Jonathan

Jonathan is WBJC's Program Director and host of many WBJC programs. His full bio can be read here.

Sep. 15 2017

9-16-17 Music In Maryland 2 Serious American Symphonies and Strings!

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

This week We hear Bach courtesy of BSO Principal Cellist Darius Skoraczewski and Dvorak from BSO Concert Master Jonathan Carney!  Add to that Marin Alsop is conducting Bernstein Kaddish Symphony in honor of Rosh Hashanah and the Barber Symphony # 2 we haven’t played in forever!   PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/16/2017 6:00 PM 2964 Johann […]

Sep. 15 2017

9-16-17 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

This week Stalwart Face The Music Panelists had the pleasure of some nice things.  Particularly Charles Owen’s Bach Partitas on Avie and the Boston Symphony playing Brahms 3.  Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Phil Greenfield from American Record Guide did right by us!  It was a really nice show.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/16/2017 […]

Sep. 09 2017

9-9-17 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel was Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  We split on the Brahms piano solos but loved everything else! Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 9/9/2017 5:00 PM 43137 […]

Sep. 08 2017

9-9-17 Music In Maryland, Dvorak and Marin Alsop!

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

This week we feature a Dvorak recording with the BSO a day late for his birthday and a couple of recordings featuring BSO Music Director Marin Alsop with some of her other orchestras.  BSO season starts next week and the Gala is tonight!  Go and support the fine musicians of our fabulous orchestra!  (That’s an […]

Sep. 02 2017

9-2-17 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 2 Comments

This week our panel was made up of old friends!  Brian Young from the Poulenc Trio, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  We loved Yundi’s Beethoven, like Ms. Nagano’s Mozart and enjoyed the Saint Saens.  The Berlioz…not so much!  Here are […]

Sep. 01 2017

9-2-17 Music In Maryland Labor Day!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Today I received a new CD featuring guitarist Lukasz Kuropaczewski!  He’s really talented and will be playing with the Baltimore Symphony in a couple of weeks.  I also threw in some historic BSO recordings I like very much!  Enjoy!  Have a safe and enjoyable holiday.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/02/2017 6:00 PM 48133 Antonio Jose […]

Aug. 26 2017

8-28-17 Word on Wine 2 from Willamette Valley!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 1 Comment

  I bought the Rosé and Mary bought the Castle Rock.  The rosé did a bit better but both were fine!  Neither were expensive…The Domaine Loubejac at $15 was super nice.  The $12 Castle Rock lacked identity but was a perfectly nice vin de table.  (hard to find Pinot Noire identity for $12!)  I definitely […]

Aug. 26 2017

8-26-17 Music In Maryland. Getting ready for the Fall BSO season!

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

This week we feature a recording with Winton Marsalis who is performing at the BSO Gala on 9/9.  We also have a live recording of Tchaikovsky’s 5th Symphony which will be performed on the orchestra’s first subscription concert.  BSO principal cellist Darius Skoracewski just released a set of Bach cello suites and we played the […]

Aug. 26 2017

8-26-17 Face The Music Listings. Celebrating Bernstein A Day Late!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

  This week our panel was author and pianist Kris Faatz, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Bassoonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio.  Leonard Bernstein would have turned 99 Friday and we are getting ready for the centennial!  Here are the listings.  Hope you enjoyed the show!  The Mahler was particularly fine! […]

Aug. 19 2017

8-19-17 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

It’s Bruckner Mania!  Two symphonies for the price of one!  Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library, Tuba player extraordinaire Ed Goldstein and Jed Gaylin from the Bay Atlantic and Hopkins Symphonies.  We liked the ninth and the Copland. PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/19/2017 5:00 PM 3877 Anton Bruckner Symphony No. 3 in d Op […]

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