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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.

May. 09 2015

5-9-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of tuba player Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Charles Ellis Music Director of the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Clarinettist David Drosinos from Concert Artists of Baltimore (and everywhere else you need a great clarinettist!).  We really liked the Bach, enjoyed the Mozart…the Mahler…not so much and […]

Apr. 25 2015

4-25-15 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we are rerunning a fabulous show from January 2015!  Our panel…Dave Donovan from Pratt Library, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Bassonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio.  We liked everything…Don’t tell anyone!  Here are the listings…all worth buying! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/25/2015 5:00 PM            39560 Joseph Haydn                  Symphony […]

Apr. 11 2015

4-11-15 Music in Maryland, The Monument Piano Trio

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

This week we feature a recording made right here in Baltimore by the Monument Piano Trio.  This is their debut recording from 2011 and it was recorded at the Wright Theatre at the University of Baltimore.  (A fabulous and relatively unknown place to hear music!)  The Monument Piano Trio is made up of violinist Igor […]

Apr. 04 2015

4-4-15 Music in Maryland Clarinet Extravaganza with Robert DeLutis

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

This week on Music In Maryland we are re-running a really nice program with clarinetist Robert DiLutis who is accompanied by pianist Yin Zheng in some great repertoire.  Our program was recorded at the University of Maryland College Park. Horovitz: Sonatina for Clarinet Poulenc: Clarinet Sonata Brahms: Clarinet Sonata # 1 Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew […]

Apr. 04 2015

04-04-15 Face The Music Listings

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This week we review everything from a vintage recording of Beethoven’s last violin sonata to a symphony by Scambatti!  Our panelists were Ed Polochick from Concert Artists of Baltimore, Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra and Chorale and WBJC’s own Kati Harrison.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/09/2013 […]

Mar. 31 2015

4-6-15 2 Whites that JP Loves!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

1)lDomaine George Guerin et Fils.  Saint Verain.  Le Clovessats.  $17 (on sale!)  All Chardonnay and all beautiful.  Go old world noble grapes!  Truthfully you can’t go wrong in Burgundy for white wines and Saint Verain is still reasonably priced and delicious. 2)2012 Airlie Dry Gewurztraminer.  Willamette Valley Oregon.  $20.  Fabulous fruit great body and nice […]

Mar. 30 2015

4-2-15 Word On Wine Passover/Easter

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With Passover and Easter just a day away Mary and I talk about the wines used during the holidays.  Enjoy the show no matter what you celebrate!

Mar. 28 2015

3-30-15 Word On Wine Review…2 Saints Just in Time For Easter!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week Mary reviewed two reds one named for St. Francis and the other for St. Thomas Aquinas. 1)2010 St. Francis Merlot.  Sonoma Country.  $10!  A really nice buy!  You can’t go wrong with St. Francis…he is one of our favorite Saints. 2)2012 St. Thomas Aquinas Pinot Noir.  Napa Valley.  $15.99.  Not a success and […]

Mar. 28 2015

3-28-15 Music In Maryland BSO + The Amazing Bednarska!

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

This week we celebrate the Baltimore Symphony’s upcoming centennial with performances by three of their most significant music directors.  I also had the pleasure of talking with and listening to an amazing percussionist, Marianna Bednarska, who blew through town and left me an amazing recording!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: […]

Mar. 28 2015

3-28-15 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panelists were Ed Goldstein tuba player from the Annapolis Symphony, Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra and Dave Donovan From Pratt Library Fine Arts. We all loved the Marimba Concerto…big disagreement on the Bandoneon!  Haydn was a success.  The Mozart…not so much.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the […]

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