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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.

Aug. 21 2014

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

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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!

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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!

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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: […]

Aug. 11 2014

8-11-14 Word On Wine Cloudy Bordeaux

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1)2010 Chateau Tour HautCaussan. $26.  50% Merlot and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon.  Mary was fortunate enough to have guests bring this bottle which she enjoyed with Cassoulet.  All she said was Yummy!  Smooth and nice especially at the price point. 2)2012 Cloudy Bay New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.  This was a very trendy wine a few years […]

Aug. 09 2014

8-9-14 Music In Maryland. From Madrigals To Musicals With The Baltimore Choral Arts Society!

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

Baltimore Choral Arts – From Madrigals to Musicals This week Tom Hall leads the Choral Arts Society in a program spanning the poetic choral repertoire, from the 16th century to works of Durufle and Lauridsen, and leading to selections from the iconic musicals of Leonard Bernsteinand Rogers and Hammerstein.  Internationally-renowned soprano Janice Chandler-Eteme joins Tom […]

Aug. 09 2014

8-9-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our guests were Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and our very own Kati Harrison.  Other than the Orpheus Beethoven we loved everything!  Here are the listing, hope you liked the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/09/2014 5:00 PM            57 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.  7 […]

Aug. 04 2014

8-4-14 Word On Wine Review…Bulgaria!

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When I think of Bulgaria I think of great opera singers, some very nice people I’ve met over the years and truthfully not much else!  In terms of wine Bulgaria was like all the other Soviet block countries…All about quantity!  The various government wine collectives produced endless amounts of mediocre wine to satisfy their Soviet […]

Aug. 02 2014

8-2-14 Music In Maryland! Harlem Quartet!

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This week Music in Maryland presents a concert featuring the Harlem Quartet playing music by Turina, Haydn, Corea, Mozart, and Piston.  This concert was recorded as part of last season’s Candlelight Concert Society series in Columbia.  The concert took place on Saturday February 2, 2013 at the Horowitz Center – Smith Theatre, Howard Community College. […]

Aug. 02 2014

8-2-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we loved Leonard Warren!  Borodin was a bit flat and Rodrigo was well played but not the most exciting piece.  Hope you liked the show.  Our panel was composer and opera director John Bowen and Charles Ellis conductor of the Prince George’s Philharmonic. PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/02/2014 5:00 PM            250 Johann Sebastian Bach         […]

Jul. 26 2014

7-26-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week it is a pleasure to welcome back Phil Greenfield from The American record Guide and it’s also a pleasure to have two of our stalwart regulars; Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Jed Gaylan from the Bay Atlantic and Hopkins Symphonies.  This week we pay tribute to David Zinman in honor […]

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