We have benefited a lot from Mary’s Food and Wine subscription. In the Fall Bucket List Food and Wine had a really nice article on how to start your wine collection! We had fun riffing on the concept. Here’s the show…enjoy!
They are lovely! Recently the Baltimore Sun ran a nice article by Lisa Futtenman from the Chicago Tribune called Cocktails 101. Lots of great advice…Thanks Lisa! We will make these in the coming weeks…Should be fun. Here’s the show!
Back in the day Andrew Constantine was Associate Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony and is now Music Director of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra and the Reading Symphony Orchestra. He recently recorded Chadwick’s Symphonic Sketches and Elgar’s Enigma Variations with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. We also dug up a recording he did […]
This week our panel was Pratt Library’s Dave Donovan, WBJC’s Kati Harrison and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide. We liked the Shostakovich, and Chadwick a lot. The Elgar was an oldy but a goody…The Saint Saens suffered from mediocre sound but a nice performance. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/28/2017 5:00 PM 15457 Dmitri Shostakovich […]
This week our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Tuba Player Ed Goldstein from The Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony. We loved the Torke and the Stevenson reading of the Copland Lincoln Portrait is superb. The Tchaikovsky was fine but there are so much better…The Field was also fine! Here are […]
This week we feature a concert from the Candlelight Concert Society in Columbia recorded on April 29, 2017 with the Lark Quartet. The program… Wolf: Serenade Harbison: String Quartet No. 6 (World Premiere) Debussy: String Quartet in G minor Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20 Movements I & IV* For the Mendelssohn the […]
I’ve never met Hugh Johnson but based on this years Pocket Wine book I’d like to. He seems like an affable super smart fellow who still finds interesting things to say about wine and food after many years of saying interesting things about wine and food. Here’s our all too brief chat.
This year the BCGS celebrates their 30th anniversary and begins their season with Guitarist Manuel Barrueco on Saturday 10/28. Here is a link to their site for more information www.bcgs.org I had the pleasure of sitting down with BCGS President Asgerdur Sigurdardottir last week to talk abut what the society was up to for their 30th […]
A while ago I received a very nice e mail from the folks at Montes Alpha in Chile…they asked if we would review their wine…I said heck yes! The good news is these are lovely…both around $16…Both are nicely made. The Chardonnay is oakey but well balanced and the Sauvignon Blanc is just on […]
Our cast for this show was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Ed Goldstein Tuba player with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Jed Gaylin, conductor of the Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Orchestra. We loved the Mozart and the Beethoven. Here are the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/07/2017 5:00 PM 232 Sergei Rachmaninoff […]