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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.

Mar. 25 2016

3-26-16 Music In Maryland. Marin Alsop V. 2

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

This week Michael Lisicky and I spend another two hours discussing the current situation of the BSO and playing some of their recent recordings with Music Director Marin Alsop.  This is the end of our series of programs and I want to thank Michael for being such a wonderful and informative guest.  This was a […]

Mar. 19 2016

3-19-16 Face The Music Listings Charles Ellis Remembered.

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

This show was originally broadcast in September of 2015.  Charles Ellis, a great friend and Face The Music panelist died on 1/1/16.  I happened to hear this show by accident the other day and thought it was fabulous.  It’s great and sad to hear his voice again.  Here is the original description and listings for […]

Mar. 18 2016

Convergience Maximus

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Jonathan sits down with Will Backstrom to discuss the upcoming Convergence Maximus!

Mar. 18 2016

3-19-16 Music In Maryland Marin Alsop V. 1.

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

This week I continue my series of programs on the history of the Baltimore Symphony with second oboist Michael Lisicky.  We talk about the early years with Maestra Marin Alsop and air some of the earliest recordings she made with the BSO.  In fact we will air a recording of The Rite of Spring that […]

Mar. 12 2016

3-12-16 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 […]

Mar. 11 2016

3-12-16 Music in Maryland BSO The Years With Yuri.

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

This week I continue our series of programs on the history of the Baltimore Symphony.  My guest is author and second oboist of the orchestra Michael Lisicky.  In addition to discussing the years with Yuri we also play many of the recordings made during his tenure.  Music includes excerpts from Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, […]

Mar. 05 2016

3-5-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  WE LOVED EVERYTHING!  Here are the listings…all winners! PLAY DATE: Sat, 3/5/2016 5:00 PM            49726 Leo Brouwer                   Triptico (1958)                         Naxos      573336 ORCH Brasil […]

Mar. 05 2016

3-5-16 Music In Maryland. The Zinman Years Part Deux.

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

This week I continue my discussions with Michael Lisicky of the BSO and we talk about the later Zinman years.  We discuss the orchestra’s relationship with Hilary Hahn and Joshua Bell, Dance Mix and the Grammy Award Winning New York Album. PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/05/2016 6:00 PM            71 Ludwig van Beethoven          Violin Concerto in D […]

Feb. 27 2016

2-27-16 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was made up of Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and our very own Kati Harrison.  We had some great new releases on the program and liked everything except the harp pieces!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, […]

Feb. 27 2016

2-27-16 Music In Maryland. Baltimore Symphony…The Zinman Years Part 1

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 3 Comments

This week I continue my discussions with Michael Lisicky 2nd Oboe of the Baltimore Symphony and author of Baltimore Symphony Orchestra A Century Of Sound.  Here’s a link! https://bsomusic.org/online-store/bso-centennial/centennial-book.aspx This week we focus on the years with David Zinman.  Both the music and the commentary are fabulous.  Part 2 of the Zinman years next week! […]

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