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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.

Dec. 14 2018

12-15-18 Music In Maryland Messiah Part 2

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

This week we finish up with the BSO/Polochick Messiah.  I also added the Menotti Concerto for good measure!  I saw Messiah live last week with Ed Polochick and it was pretty amazing.  It’s great to have the recording but the live experience was special. PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/15/2018 6:00 PM 51156 George Frederich Handel Messiah: […]

Dec. 14 2018

12-15-18 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  It was a great show and we liked pretty much everything.  The Marines did well as usual and the Ibert was a find. PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/15/2018 5:00 PM 51206 Jacques Ibert Trio for Violin, Cello and […]

Dec. 08 2018

12-8-18 Music In Maryland Messiah and Klezmer Show!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 2 Comments

In one of the strangest and best juxtapositions ever two of my favorite things!  In the first hour we have part 1 of Handel’s Messiah with Concert Artists, The Baltimore Symphony and Edward Polochick conducting.  We tacked on the Hallelujah chorus from part 2 on for good measure.  Messiah is being performed live at the […]

Dec. 01 2018

12-1-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we had a great panel.  The Bassoon Duo of Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  Also on the panel Jose Luis Novo from The Annapolis Symphony.  Great job by everyone with some fine music and performances. PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/1/2018 5:00 PM 60 Ludwig van […]

Nov. 30 2018

12-1-18 Music In Maryland Lute Mania!

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Saturday night (12/1) two of the greatest lutenists Ronn McFarlane and Paul O’Dette, are performing together at Towson University.  The concert is part of the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society’s series and you can find more information at BCGS.org.  I played lots of performances by each.  I’m planning on being there…hope you can make it. PLAY […]

Nov. 16 2018

Music In Maryland…Joshua Bell!

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Joshua Bell is coming to town on 11/30 and performing with the BSO.  I thought it would be a good excuse to share some of his recordings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/17/2018 6:00 PM 7868 Ernest Bloch Baal Shem: Suite London 452851 COND David Zinman David ZIHN mihn ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra SOLO Joshua Bell, violin […]

Nov. 16 2018

11-17-18 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we had the pleasure of author and pianist Kris Faatz, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide as our panel.  There was much to like other than the Enescu.  Hope you liked the show…we had fun. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/17/2018 5:00 PM 790 Johannes Brahms Symphony No. […]

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!    

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