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Jonathan Palevsky

Jonathan Palevsky

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Jonathan is WBJC's Program Director and host of many WBJC programs. His full bio can be read here.

Mar. 17 2018

3-17-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was make up of Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, and Ed Goldstein tuba player with the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We all liked the Bach Preludes & Fugues and we always like Hilary…Also nice job on the Schumann.  Here are the listings…hope you […]

Mar. 10 2018

3-10-18 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we are running a repeat from way back in February of 2016!!!  Our panel was made up of Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Julien Benichou from the Mid Atlantic Symphony and John Bowen who was visiting us from Chicago!    We could have lived without the Gorecki, loved the Chopin and […]

Mar. 10 2018

3-10-18 Music In Maryland Nikolai Lugansky is Comin to Town!

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

You better watch out because a fabulous pianist is coming to town to play with the BSO next week!  I have had the pleasure of hearing Nikolai Lugansky in Italy on one of the WBJC tours and he is pretty fabulous.  He will be playing the epic Prokofiev Piano Concerto # 2.  The Orchestra will […]

Mar. 05 2018

3-5-18 Annapolis Chorale and the Bach B Minor Mass!

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

  Saturday March 10 @ The Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra is performing Bach’s epic B Minor Mass.  Not to be missed.   Here is a link for tickets and more info!  www.liveartsmaryland.org I spoke with Ernie Green this week about the performance and the piece.  We had a great time as always.

Mar. 03 2018

3-3-18 Face The Music Listings

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This week we are running a repeat on Face The Music of a show we aired in January of 2016.  We had two excellent clarinetists as panelists.  Robert DiLutis from University Of Maryland College Park and David Drosinos one of Baltimore’s musical treasures!  We had an interesting show and paid tribute to the two conductors […]

Mar. 03 2018

3-3-18 Music In Maryland Some Great Local Stuff!

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

Earlier today I had the pleasure of re-running a Face The Music with clarinetists Robert DiLutis and David Drosinos.  I haven’t played David’s recording of the Sowash Concerto in a while and it’s a lovely piece.  I think Alon Goldstein has a local  connection to Baltimore and certainly the Fine Arts Quartet does with their […]

Feb. 24 2018

2-24-18 Music In Maryland Celebrating Stravinsky…and Dvorak!

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

The Baltimore Symphony is performing Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring this week so I thought we would air their recording.  This was actually produced as an I Tunes Download and not available on CD.  I’m getting good use of my $5.99.  I decided to use some vintage BSO Stravinsky from The Zinman years and some Dvorak […]

Feb. 17 2018

2-17-18 Music In Maryland Mahler 1 @ Peabody!

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

This week we are broadcasting a live performance from the Peabody Conservatory with Marin Alsop conducting the Peabody Symphony in Mahler’s Symphony # 1.  The concert was recorded at the Miriam A Friedberg Concert Hall on September 28, 2017.  We also used excerpts from Hillary Hahn’s new Retrospective recording, The Baltimore Symphony with Sergiu Comissiona […]

Feb. 10 2018

2-10-18 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concert: Telegraph Quartet and Simone Dinnerstein

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

This week Music in Maryland features a concert from the Candlelight Concert series featuring pianist Simone Dinnerstein and the Telegraph String Quartet.  This was Candlelight’s first performance at the Linehan Concert Hall at UMBC.  On the program Dvorak Cypresses (selections), Schubert Impromptus op. 90 and finally the Brahms Piano Quintet. Here’s what we used to […]

Feb. 10 2018

2-10-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was WBJC’s Kati Harrison, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  For some reason we liked most everything on this show.   Buy any of these with your eyes closed! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/10/2018 5:00 PM 2643 Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending DG/Archiv […]

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