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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. 04 2015

3-5-15 Word On Wine Chardonnay Apologists!

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

Mary and I are definitely Chardonnay Apologists!  This noble grape has been maligned for little or no reason by people who seem to have no idea how amazingly versatile it is.  Take That!  Check out our show which discusses the many uses of Chardonnay all around the wine making world. Related posts: 11-19-12 Word On […]

Feb. 27 2015

3-2-15 Word On Wine Monte & Duke

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This week Mary and I review two reds we are both fond of.   Mary reviewed the 2012 DaMa Montepulciano D’abruzzo.  $12.  Nice Cherries and rustic in all the right places.  I reviewed the 2012 Molly Duker Shiraz.  $19.  I had heard about this wine from Kati and decided to pick up a bottle.  16% […]

Feb. 27 2015

2-26-15 Word On Wine Myths 2!

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We all have ideas about wine…some are true and some not so much.  Mary and I take a second week to discuss some common wine myths.  We are having fun taping new shows…hope you like this one. Related posts: 5/3/12 Word On Wine First Time! 8-11-14 Word On Wine Cloudy Bordeaux 7-10-14 Word On Wine […]

Feb. 27 2015

2-28-15 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panelists were Tuba Player Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic.  We liked the Chopin but adored both the Bruckner and the Wagner.  The Berlioz was a split! Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show. […]

Feb. 26 2015

2-28-15 Music in Maryland Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 1

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

This week Music in Maryland is pleased to present the first of three concerts from the 2014 Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival.  Our program was recorded at the Avalon Theatre in Easton Maryland and took place on June 6, 2014. Schubert: The Shepherd On The Rock.  Kendra Colton, soprano.  J. Lawrie Bloom, clarinet. Leva Jokubaviciute, piano […]

Feb. 21 2015

2-21-15 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panelists were Mike Mermagen and Victoria Chiang from the Aspen String Trio.  We liked the Mozart and really loved the Beethoven.  We were over the moon about the Janacek!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/21/2015 5:00 PM            227 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Violin Concerto No.  4 in […]

Feb. 21 2015

2/21/15 Music In Maryland, The Aspen String Trio!

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

This week Music in Maryland features a broadcast of the Aspen String Trio who will be performing Beethoven’s String Trio op. 9 # 1 and Mozart’s Divertimento K. 563.  Both are fabulous pieces and recorded beautifully by AST  cellist Mike Mermagen.  The performances were recorded during the 2010 season at University of Baltimore’s Wright Theatre […]

Feb. 21 2015

2-23-2015 Word On Wine Liter Riesling and CDR White!

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

WE’RE BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! For the last bunch of months we have been running repeats because Mary broke her ankle!  Finally we are back and delighted about it.  We have two nice white wines to review. 1)2013 Darting Riesling from Pfalz.  $18.99 A LITER!   Such a deal.  Nice fruit with great acid…a total winner…also at 11.5% not […]

Feb. 14 2015

2-14-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week was all Mozart!  Our panel was composer and organist John Bowen,  Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime and Baltimore Jazz Orchestras and Julian Benichou from the Mid Atlantic Symphony Orchestra.  We adored the Marriage of Figaro Liked the 25th Piano Concerto very very much and didn’t care for the Requiem. Here are the […]

Feb. 14 2015

2-14-15 Music In Maryland Baltimore Chamber Orchestra 2!

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

This week we present the second in our series of Baltimore Chamber Orchestra concerts.  The concert was recorded on November 2, 2014 at Goucher College’s Kraushaar Auditorium. November 2, 2014 Markand Thakar, conductor Youjin Lee, violin Gold Medalist of the Stulberg International String Competition Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College Sunday, November 2, 2014, 3:00 p.m. program: […]

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