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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.

Jun. 06 2015

6-6-15 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was made up of Dave Donovan From Pratt Library Fine Arts, Tuba player Ed Goldstein from Annapolis Symphony and Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Bassoonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio.  We really loved the Tsinsadze and the Bartok.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 06/06/2015 5:00 […]

May. 30 2015

5-30-15 Music In Maryland Peabody/Mahler!

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

This week we present a performance of Mahler’s 7th Symphony featuring the Peabody Orchestra conducted by Hajime Teri Murai.  The performance was recorded at Peabody’s Friedberg Concert Hall on January 31, 2015.  To fill we used Mark O’Connor’s Americana Symphony which features the Baltimore Symphony conducted by Marin Alsop. PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/30/2015 7:25 PM            […]

May. 30 2015

5-30-15 Word On Wine Trisaetium & Patelin De Tablas

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

This week Mary and I actually got together to enjoy some wine…Something we are planning to do more of on Monday!  Oddly enough for a pair of old world wine lovers we enjoyed two new world wines. 1)2012 Trisaetum Riesling.  Willamette Valley Oregon.  $20.  Though some may say…”I don’t like sweet Riesling”  this was a […]

May. 25 2015

5-23-15 Word On Wine Monte & Duke

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

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% […]

May. 23 2015

5-23-15 Music In Maryland Peabody Honors Ensembles

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

This week Music in Maryland features a February 28, 2015, concert by the Peabody Honors Ensembles recorded at Peabody Institute’s Goodwin Hall . Our first group the Trio Phoenix performed the Beethoven Piano Trio No.  5 in D major, Op. 70, No. 1 (“Ghost”).  Our performers were Alan Choo, violin; Tzu-Jou Yeh, cello; and Akkra […]

May. 23 2015

5-23-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

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. […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Language Of The Label!

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

Everything else you buy is pretty clear about what’s in it.  Wine Labels aren’t always so clear.  Mary and I parse an old world and a new world label.   Related posts: 04/19/12 Word on Wine – Wine vs. Fast Food 4/30/12 Word On Wine Review: White Rioja and Vermentino! 11-19-12 Word On Wine Review […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Springtime!

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

The Thunderstorm yesterday informed me that Spring was really here!  A few weeks ago Mary and I talked about what we were drinking during Spring.  See if you agree with our choices. Related posts: 1-6-14 Word On Wine Review 2 American Favs! 2-3-14 Word On Wine Review Greece and Burgundy…Together again! 4-14-14 Word On Wine […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine May 2015 Trivia!

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

Quiz Master Mary is Back…Better look busy!  This week we talk about what words belong on a champagne bottle, what Bordeaux is named for and something else I just can’t remember!  Check out our show and find out. Related posts: 04-08-13 Word on Wine Review 6-13-13 Word On Wine…Beer Tasting Part 2…Malt! 6-27-13 Word On […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine 2 From Ucles…The Sheep of La Mancha!

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

Finally the last of our pre-WBJC Italian trip reviews is posted.  My guilt is slowly subsiding.  This week we reviews two wines from the Ucles region of La Mancha.  Both the red and white were called Mesta.  Both had sheep on them which delighted Mary the knitter. 1)Mesta Verdejo.  $11  100% Verdejo.  Rich Round and […]

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