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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.

Nov. 08 2014

11-8-14 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panelists were Phil Greenfield from American Record Guide, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and our very own Kati Harrison.  We loved everything and the fact that three out of the four pieces had Canadian content was just an accident…Two from Quebec and one from Ontario!  Go figure!  Here are the […]

Nov. 07 2014

11-8-14 Music in Maryland, The Monument Piano Trio

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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 […]

Nov. 01 2014

11-1-14 Face The Music Listings

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This week we loved the Symphonie Fantastique…Just almost in time for Halloween!  We also loved ye olde Baltimore Symphony doing Mahler…Our panel was Kati Harrison from WBJC, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and David Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  Enjoy the listings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/01/2014 5:00 PM            79 Hector Berlioz                Symphonie […]

Nov. 01 2014

11-1-14 Music In Maryland Post Classical Ensemble

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This week the Post Classical Ensemble plays Dvorak!  Our concert was recorded at Dekelbaum Hall, University of Maryland College Park,  March 1, 2013.  On the program the Dvorak Serenade for Strings and the American Suite.  Thanks so much to their Artistic Director Joseph Horowitz and to their Music Director Angel Gil-Ordonez for providing the recording.  […]

Oct. 23 2014

10-23-14 Word On Wine Franciacorta

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This week my guest is Giovanni Bresciani, Export Manager from L’Arcipelago Muratori.   Giovanni works at Villa Crespia where they are making Franciacorta…an Italian sparkling wine using the grapes found in Champagne…Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.   It was nice of him to pay us a visit and talk about his unique area of Italy and their philosophy […]

Oct. 11 2014

10-11-14 Music In Maryland Pacifica Quartet!

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This week Music in Maryland features a concert from the Candlelight Concert Society from April 14 2012.  The Pacifica Quartet perform on their own and joined by pianist Christopher Shih.  On the program Beethoven’s String Quartet op. 18 # 6, Shostakovich’s String Quartet # 9 op. 117 and Schumann’s Piano Quintet. Next week the Candlelight […]

Oct. 10 2014

10-11-14 Face The Music Listings

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This week we had a really nice show where we liked everything!  WOW!  Our panel was Dave Donovan From Pratt Library, Ed Goldstein from Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Julien Benichou from the Towson University Orchestra, The Mid-Atlantic Symphony and the Chesapeake Youth Symphony. Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. […]

Oct. 06 2014

10-6-14 Annapolis Chorale Performs Carmina Burana!

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

This Saturday J. Ernest Green and the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra will perform Carl  Orff’s Carmina Burana.  Not only will they present this perennial favorite but they will also be opening the new remodeled Maryland Hall.  For information you can go to Liveartsmaryland.org Ernie came by for an interview and we had fun as […]

Oct. 04 2014

10-4-14 Music In Maryland. Gregory Miller…From Bach to Bernstein

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 2 Comments

This week we are featuring Horn Soloist Gregory Miller and pianist Ernest Barretta in a recital recorded at the University of Maryland College Park Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.   This recording was designed to feature the Conn 8D horn that Gregory Miller purchased from his teacher Robert Fries.  Robert Fries, in addition to teaching Greg […]

Oct. 04 2014

10-4-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we have two violin concertos which we hated and two piano concertos which we loved.  Composer/Opera Director John Bowen, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, and Charles Ellis of the Prince George’s Philharmonic were our panelists.  The show is a rerun from last year and is a hoot.  We were going to […]

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