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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. 28 2015

11-28-15 Peabody Today! Peabody Singers.

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

This week Music In Maryland presents the first of our Peabody Today programs.  We are featuring a concert with the Peabody Singers conducted by Edward Polochick.  The concert was recorded on October 29, 2015 at Peabody’s Leith Symington Griswold Hall.  The program featured Mozart’s Ave Verum Corpus and Solemn Vespers Of The Confessor and Kodally’s […]

Nov. 28 2015

11-28-15 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 1 Comment

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 […]

Nov. 21 2015

11-21-15 Music In Maryland Violin Extravaganza!

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

This week I had the pleasure of seeing BSO concert Master Jonathan Carney play a very nice recital at First and Franklin.  He was kind enough to donate some recordings to WBJC and we are delighted to use them on Music in Maryland.  We combined Jonathan Carney’s recordings with some by Hilary Hahn who is […]

Nov. 21 2015

11-21-15 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was tuba player Ed Goldstein from The Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Pianist Lisa Weiss from Goucher College.  (Great to have you back!)  We liked pretty much everything…I think this is our first show ever to feature two Canadian String Quartets!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed […]

Nov. 16 2015

11-16-15 Word On Wine 2 Chiantis!

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

This week Mary reviewed 2 Chiantis.  These were Chianti Colli Senesi which is an area worth looking into if you want to try something other than Chianti Classico. 1)2013 Chianti Carpineta Fontalpino.  This was brought as a gift and very much appreciated!  Here is a link to their website!  We should all have such good […]

Nov. 14 2015

11-14-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of Pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University.  Critic Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Conductor Jed Gaylan from The Hopkins Symphony and the Bay Atlantic Orchestra.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/14/2015 5:00 PM            7366 Sergei Rachmaninoff           Piano Sonata No. […]

Nov. 14 2015

11-14-15 Music in Maryland BSO and Bernstein

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

This week we celebrate Bernstein recordings new and old with the Baltimore Symphony.  We just received their new recording of the Kaddish Symphony and you are probably the first to hear it.  I remember these concerts very well and really enjoyed them.  Here are the listings hope you enjoy the program. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/14/2015 […]

Nov. 07 2015

11-7-15 Music In Maryland Qing Li!

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

This week Music in Maryland presents a new recording featuring Baltimore Symphony Principle Second Violinist Qing Li.  In fact Ms. Li is performing with the BSO this evening!  You can still make it if you get to the Meyerhoff by 7!  In addition to violin concertos by Mozart and Mendelssohn we have a great live […]

Nov. 07 2015

11-7-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

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, 11/7/2015 5:00 PM            227 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Violin Concerto No.  4 in […]

Nov. 06 2015

11-7-15 Word On Wine 2 Cold Weather Whites.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 2 Comments

This week Mary takes one for the team and tastes two cold weather whites.  The Riesling was particularly fabulous…I am only the slightest bit jealous. 1)2013 Seebrich Niersteiner Hipping Riesling Spatlese.  Mary loved this especially with Asian food.  A mere 8.5% alcohol and a total treat.  At $15 a steal! 2)2012 Kientzler Pinot Blanc.  Alsace.  […]

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