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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.

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 […]

Sep. 06 2014

9/6/14 Music In Maryland Show. 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 […]

Sep. 06 2014

9-6-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of old friends!  Brian Young from the Poulenc Trio, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  We loved Yundi’s Beethoven, like Ms. Nagano’s Mozart and enjoyed the Saint Saens.  The Berlioz…not so much!  Here are […]

Aug. 30 2014

8-30-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we loved the Franck and the Mahler, the Bartok and the Dvorak not so much.  Our panel consisted of Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and Charles Ellis from the Prince Georges Philharmonic.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show!   PLAY DATE: Sat, […]

Aug. 29 2014

8-30-14 Music in Maryland Clarinet Extravaganza with Robert DeLutis

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

This week Music In Maryland is pleased to feature our first program featuring artists from University of Maryland College Park.  Clarinetist Robert DiLutis is joined by pianist Yin Zheng for some great repertoire.  Our program was recorded at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. Horovitz: Sonatina for Clarinet Poulenc: Clarinet Sonata Brahms: Clarinet Sonata # […]

Aug. 28 2014

8-28-14 Word On Wine Austria 2!

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

This week I continue my discussion with Klaus Wittauer from Select Wines Inc.  We talk about the history of Austrian wine making and how the emphasis has switched from quantity to quality.  If you are interested in wines from Select Wines you can find them on the web at kwselection.com.  Select Wines are imported into […]

Aug. 23 2014

8-23-14 Music In Maryland Tine Thing Helseth At Shriver Hall!

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

This week Music in Maryland presents a recital featuring trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth and pianist Bretton Brown.  The concert was recorded at Shriver Hall on April 6, 2014 as part of the prestigious Shriver Hall Concert series.   Program Tveitt:  Welcome With Honor. Bull: Perpetual Motion Busoni: Three Bach Chorales Enescu: Legende Hindemith: Trumpet Sonata […]

Aug. 21 2014

8-21-14 Word On Wine…Everything You’ve Always Wanted To Know About Austrian Wine!

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

This week it is my distinct pleasure to talk about Austrian wines with Klaus Wittauer. Mr Wittauer comes to us from Select Wines Inc. an importer of Austrian wines in Chantilly VA. Austrian wines are of high quality and still relatively unknown in the USA. They have great price/quality ratio and frankly, to my pallet […]

Aug. 16 2014

8-16-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we all loved the Chopin with the Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili.  We all disliked the Schumann, mostly liked the Holst and split on the Mahler.  Go figure.  Panelists this week were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library, Ed Goldstein from the Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Kati Harrison from WBJC.    Here are the listings, hope […]

Aug. 16 2014

8-16-14 Music In Maryland Chamber Music By Candlelight!

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

This week Music in Maryland returns to the fine musicians of the Baltimore Symphony in a concert which features music by George Auric, Mark O’Connor and Sergei Prokofiev.  The concert was recorded at Second Presbyterian Church on September 25, 2011.   Auric: Trio For Winds.  Michael Lisicky, oboe; Edward Palanker, clarinet; Fei Xie, Bassoon. O’Connor: […]

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