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Jonathan Palevsky

Jonathan Palevsky

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Jonathan is WBJC's Program Director and host of many WBJC programs. His full bio can be read here.

Dec. 27 2014

12-27-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

Here we are boys and girls with our first post Christmas FTM.  None of us cared much for the Handel but we liked the Brahms Violin Sonata and split on the German Requiem.  An enjoyable show.  Our panel was made up of Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic […]

Dec. 20 2014

12-20-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We loved pretty much everything!  Must be the holidays!  Here are the listings…enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/20/2014 5:00 PM            39268 Igor Stravinsky               Vom Himmel Hoch                         MusicMaste 67113 COND Robert Craft ORCH Orchestra of St. Luke’s […]

Dec. 19 2014

12-20-14 Music In Maryland It’s A BCAS Christmas!

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

This week Music in Maryland is broadcasting the 31st annual Christmas with Choral Arts.  The concert took place Tuesday December 2 at the Baltimore Basilica.  Tom Hall Conducts the full chorus and orchestra.  If you enjoyed the program we are re-broadcasting it on Christmas Day at 2.  After the BCAS concert I filled with the […]

Dec. 12 2014

12-13-14 Music in Maryland takes a Messiah Break!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 1 Comment

Tis the season and tis Messiah season!  I love Handel’s Messiah and I love playing the Beecham version of Messiah every year on WBJC!  I see no reason why this tradition shouldn’t continue and I promise that Music in Maryland will be back next week with a broadcast of The Baltimore Choral Arts Society conducted […]

Dec. 06 2014

12-6-14 Music In Maryland Potpourri!

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

This week we have a whole bunch of things going on.  We start the show with some performances by guitarist Grisha Gorychev who is performing tonight at the BMA.  The concert is at six and almost sold out!  Go for it! Next we had some recordings and live performances that were done at Peabody with […]

Dec. 06 2014

12-6-14 Face The Music…All Messiah All The Time!

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

This week it’s Handel’s Messiah!  We have three people who really know the piece.  Our Panel: Brian Young Bassoonist from the Poulenc Trio who has played the piece a zillion times…Arian Khaefe from The Handel Choir and Ernie Green from The Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra…nuff said!  Here are the listings hope you liked the […]

Nov. 29 2014

11-29-14 Music in Maryland Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Classical Masters

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

This week Tom Hall leads the full Chorus and Orchestra in Beethoven’s “Elegiac Song,” Mozart’s “Ave Verum Corpus,” and Bach’s “Magnificat.” Baltimore Symphony Principal Trumpet Andrew Balio and soprano Nola Richardson open the program with Bach’s Cantata No. 51. A varied program showcasing some of the greatest classical composers.  The concert was recorded at Goucher […]

Nov. 29 2014

11-29-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week Face the Music is all about endings.  We have finales from 4 symphonies.  Our panel was composer and organist John Bowen, Jed Gaylin from Hopkins Symphony and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic. Here’s the listings hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/29/2014 5:00 PM            57 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony […]

Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Music in Maryland Leon Fleisher!

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

This evening Leon Fleisher is conducting the Peabody symphony in music by Bartok and Mendelssohn.  I thought that this would be a good occasion to pay tribute to one of the most important musicians both at Peabody and in the Mid Atlantic Region.  I tried to pick repertoire from his earliest George Szell collaborations to […]

Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

On our panel this week Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony.  We loved the Ravel, liked the Beethoven, split on the Mahler and liked the performance of the Nielsen but not the sound!  Here are the […]

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