It’s Winter! At least some days it is…lately all it’s done is rain. What are we drinking with all of these iconic Winter foods! Mary and I have a fun chat.
This week Mary and I reviewed 2 California Pinot Noire that were around $15. Both were lovely especially for the price! I liked the DeLoach and Mary preferred Votre Sante. Here’s our show. Enjoy!
This week I am broadcasting Jonathan Leshnoff’s Oratorio Zohar! (He’s on the left!) It’s a new recording featuring the Atlanta Symphony & Chorus and Robert Spano. I had a really nice chat with Jonathan Leshnoff a few weeks ago and here is the second part. After that we aired a new recording featuring the Baltimore […]
This week it’s my pleasure to welcome back two members of The Aspen String Trio to FTM…Violist Victoria Chiang and cellist Mike Mermagen. The big hit this week was the Tchaikovsky. The Martinu and Haydn were enjoyed and the Bach not so much! Here are the listings…Hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 1/21/2017 […]
Here are two fabulous whites for Winter both are around $17. The Leitz Dragon Stone and the Clos Le Vigneau Vouvray. Check out our show and listen to us gush about them!
This week Music in Maryland is broadcasting a concert featuring the excellent Modigliani String Quartet. The concert featured the Mozart K. 575, the Brahms first quartet and the Ravel quartet. Here is a copy of the original program and some information about the quartet. http://www.candlelightconcerts.org/modigliani/ To fill we used a recording of Jonathan Leshnoff’s first […]
Happy New Year…It’s our first new show of 2017! I think FTM is 30 years old! Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, WBJC’s Kati Harrison and Bassoonist Bryan Young. We loved the Shostakovich and the Sibelius. Here are the listings hope you liked the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/07/2017 5:00 PM […]
This week we reviewed two white wines…I wanted to like the first which I brought but ended up loving the Riesling Mary brought! 1)2015 Chateau Loustalet. Buzet $15. This was a blend of Semillion, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle. A bit flowery for my taste and not much acid…Mary liked it more than I did. Buzet […]
This week Music In Maryland has a concert from the Riversdale Chamber Music Society recorded last November. Here is a link to the program and the performers. RCMS Program No.2 2016-17 (1) Following the concert I had a fabulous discussion with composer Jonathan Leshnoff (Guess who’s who!) and aired the first recording of his […]
This week we are re-broadcasting last year’s show from 12/26. Sadly, less than a week later Charles Ellis, a wonderful friend, colleague and regular Face The Music panelist passed away. In honor of the first anniversary of his passing, we present the following program. Our panel was also made up of Dave Donovan of Pratt […]