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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. 31 2014

3-31-14 Word On Wine Review 2 From the South of France!

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

This week Mary and I reviewed 2 reds from the South of France!  Both were nice! 1)2010 La Bastide Blanche Bandol Rouge.  $23.  Bandol is  located in Provence on the Mediterranean south of the Rhone Valley.This wine was mostly Mouvedre.  The high cost might be because there is a very low yield in the region…ie […]

Mar. 29 2014

3-29-14 Music In Maryland

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

This week Music in Maryland (MiM) features members of the Baltimore Symphony in Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet, Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello and Dvorak’s American Quartet.  Our performers were recorded as part of the Chamber Music By Candlelight series on January 22,2012. The Mozart featured Edward Palanker, clarinet; Ivan Stefanovic, violin; Rebecca Nichols, violin; Karin […]

Mar. 29 2014

3-29-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week my guests were Jim Weiss From Johns Hopkins Hospital and our very own Kati Harrison.  Truthfully we loved everything!  It was a really great show with great music!  Here are the listings…you can’t go wrong with any of these pieces!  Here are the listings…enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/29/2014 5:00 PM            5901 Johann Sebastian […]

Mar. 28 2014

3-28-14 Word On Wine March Trivia Quiz!

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

Have you ever wondered what ‘Reserve’ means on an American label?  What on earth is Amarone?  Are there other wine questions you want answered…Tune in to this month’s wine trivia quiz with quizmaster Mary and I her humble grasshopper!  It’s always fun and you might learn something! Related posts: 12-26-13 Word On Wine New Year’s […]

Mar. 24 2014

3-24-14 Word On Wine Review 2 From CA

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

This week we reviewed two iconic varietals from California. 1)2012 Talbott Kali Hart Pinot Noire.  $21.  This was perfectly nice for money and competitive with more expensive pinots.  We liked the texture and the elegance. 2)2010 Mettler Family Vineyards Zinfandel.  $19.  Lodi.  This was rough and ready…but not in a crude way.  If you are […]

Mar. 22 2014

3-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we liked the Schumann and loved the Mendelssohn and Dvorak!  The Bach Not so much…well not at all!  Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal.  Here are the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/22/2014 5:00 PM            183 Robert Schumann               Symphony No.  1 in B-Flat  Op […]

Mar. 21 2014

3-22-14 Music in Maryland…Concert Artists of Baltimore

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

This week we take you back to a stellar event that took place on May 5, 2012 at the Patricia and Art Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric Opera House.  Edward Polochick conducted a massive cast that was made up of Concert Artists of Baltimore and the Peabody Orchestra and Chorus!  On the Program […]

Mar. 21 2014

3-21-14 Word On Wine Do It Yourself Wine Tasting!

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

Why wait around for someone else to host a wine tasting when you can do it yourself!  Mary and I did our own informal thing a few weeks ago and it went fabulously well.  You can be as informal or as structured as you like!  Either way it makes for a great party.  We offer […]

Mar. 15 2014

3-15-14 Music In Maryland! Show 4 Annapolis Symphony

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

This week Music in Maryland features the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jose-Luis Novo.  Our program features their concert CD Three Symphonic Centuries that was recorded on November7 & 8, 2008.  The program features Corelli’s Concerto Grosso op. 6 # 9, Beethoven’s Symphony # 5, Ravel’s Rhapsodie Espagnole and Prangcharoen’ Tri-Sattawat.  Tune in Saturday 3/15 […]

Mar. 15 2014

3-15-14 Face the Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Kati Harrison from WBJC and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  We liked the Saint Saens and loved the Schumann and the Chopin.  The Bach…not so much!  Here are the listings!  Enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/15/2014 5:00 PM            9599 Camille Saint-Saens           Piano Quintet in a Op 14                Naxos      572904 […]

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