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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.

Nov. 10 2018

11-10-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

We have a great show this week!  Our panel was tuba player Ed Goldstein, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  Both Yo Yo Ma and Daniil Trifonov were awesome and the Sibelius was special!  Mozart was not too shabby either! PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/10/2018 5:00 PM 2388 Jean […]

Nov. 09 2018

11-10-18 Music In Maryland Robert DiLutis and Other Great Things!

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

This week we start with clarinetist Robert DiLutis and a nice performance of the much too under-heard Francaix Clarinet Concerto.  It was recorded at College Park with the U of M Orchestra and conductor Jose Luis Novo.  After that I wanted some stuff appropriate to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One.  […]

Nov. 08 2018

11-8-18 Kwame Ryan @ the BSO!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

This weekend the Baltimore Symphony will be performing music by Mendelssohn and Poulenc.  I had the pleasure of speaking of speaking with maestro Ryan this week and it was indeed a pleasure.  Kati Harrison and I will be in the Meyerhoff Lobby Friday, come by and say hello.  Meanwhile check out the interview!    

Nov. 08 2018

10-20-18 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel was bassoonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio, violist and pianist Annie Center who plays viola with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  I decided it was time for a good old fashioned Viennese classical program and we had symphonies by Haydn, Schubert, Beethoven and […]

Nov. 02 2018

11-3-18 Music In Maryland Mendelssohn and Schumann.

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

People always group these two composers together even though they are about as similar as chalk and cheese…therefore we will continue this process!  Also the Bach Cello suite recording we played on guitar is amazing. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/03/2018 6:00 PM 6036 Felix Mendelssohn String Symphony No. 7 in d Nimbus 5142 COND […]

Nov. 02 2018

11-3-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was pianist Lisa Weiss from Goucher College, Tuba player Ed Goldstein from the Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  The Janacek was a mixed review everything else was pretty shiny. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/03/2018 5:00 PM 22698 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Sonata No. 17 (or 18) […]

Oct. 26 2018

10-27-18 Music In Maryland Some BSO Pieces for Halloween!

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

With the approach of 10/31 I thought it might be nice to play a couple of BSO recordings which feature darker themes!  The Michael Torke percussion concerto with Marin Alsop has never been played here so I thought it would be nice to let everyone have a listen. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/27/2018 6:00 PM 79 […]

Oct. 26 2018

10-27-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week it’s an all new show with three new recordings and one vintage classic.  Our panel was tuba player Ed Goldstein from Peabody ragtime ensemble, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  The Mozart we weren’t crazy about but everything else was amazing. PLAY DATE: Sat, […]

Oct. 19 2018

10-20-18 Music In Maryland Columbia Concerts Benjamin Grosvenor

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

Our concert tonight features the excellent pianist Benjamin Grosvenor who performed with the Columbia Candlelight Concert Society Saturday May 5, 2018. Brahms: Four Pieces op. 119 Brett Dean: Hommage a Brahms (Played as interludes between the Brahms pieces.) Berg: Piano Sonata op. 1 Debussy/Borwick & G.  Copeland arr: Prelude To The Afternoon Of A Faun. […]

Oct. 13 2018

10-13-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Conductor Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra, Tuba player Ed Goldstein and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  Especially nice were the Montserrat Caballe recordings…frankly everything was pretty great this week. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/13/2018 5:00 PM 59 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in d […]

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