This week we have some very special things. First Violist Victoria Chiang plays Stamitz with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra…They are playing tomorrow at Goucher. Second it’s always nice to hear lutenist Ronn McFarlane. Third I’m in Salzburg and going to hear Mahler 6 so I thought it would be nice for you to hear […]
Some unusual things this week from the BSO we haven’t played in a while and also, in the Taverner, we have never played! I couldn’t resist throwing in the Elgar for good measure. Enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/01/2017 6:00 PM 7868 Ernest Bloch Baal Shem: Suite London 452851 COND David Zinman David ZIHN mihn […]
This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Ernie Green from The Annapolis Chorale and WBJC’s own Kati Harrison. We celebrated Rachmaninoff’s Birthday and had a fabulous time. Here are the listings! Enjoy! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/01/2017 5:00 PM 169 Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 in d Op […]
Yumsters! Both of them around $15! A picture is worth a thousand words…Check out the show…
This week Mary and I share some of our house wines. These are wines that we keep coming back to because they delight our spouses and guests…and ourselves! Here are Mary’s choices! My Choices! Here is our show! What are your house wines! We’d love to know!
We all like what we like and tastes are tastes. Mary and I ponder this for a few minutes after a listener disagreed with our review! Here’s the show…What do you think!
This week we are playing some recordings from the St. Davids Episcopal Church in Baltimore’s Bach Marathon. The marathon takes place tomorrow at St. David’s and begins at 2 pm. It’s free and open to the public and contains music by J.S. Bach for all manner of forces and genres. I had the pleasure of […]
Just What is Zibibbu and what does it want of us! It’s a grape that is known as Muscat of Alexandria and a has million other names! Mary found a couple of nice wines, one which is unusual and the other more mainstream….both were lovely and around $15 – $17. Our first wine was called […]
This week we are presenting recordings featuring Darius Skoraczewski, principal cellist of the BSO and most excellent pianist Michael Sheppard. We are featuring recordings that they have done together and also some with violinist Igor Yusefovich as the Monument Piano Trio. The reason for playing these recordings is that Darius and Michael are playing at […]
This week our panel was made up of Nicholas Creary from Bowie State University, Blair Skinner from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra. We liked everything except the Danzi…liked the player not so much the piece. Daniel Barenboim’s new piano is a winner! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/11/2017 […]