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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.

Jul. 23 2017

7-24-17 Word On Wine 2 Austrians…Beauty and The Beast!

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I purchased both of these for about $13…more or less…The white was delicate and the red was a beast!  Austria continues to have wines with personality and value at the low end.  Here’s our show…Enjoy!  

Jul. 22 2017

7-22-17 Music In Maryland Happy Birthday Leon Fleisher!

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Leon Fleisher turns 89 tomorrow!  Frankly we are lucky to have him in Charm City!  I decided to shell out some cash and buy the Sony box set of his recordings so I could share them with the WBJC audience.  I also threw in the Britten with the BSO as it seemed appropriate.   This […]

Jul. 22 2017

7-22-17 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel was Bryan Young bassoonist from the Poulenc Trio, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Eva Mengelkoch piano faculty from Towson University.  Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/22/2017 5:00 PM 783 Johannes Brahms Piano Quintet in f Op 34 CBS/Sony 459972 ORCH Juilliard […]

Jul. 15 2017

Word On Wine Summer Minimalist Cocktails

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  I adored and still adore Mark Bittman’s Minimalist column.  Even though it has ended I still get lots of ideas from those posted on line.  I think a minimalist approach to cocktails is a great idea.  4 ingredients MAX!  I am so tired of cocktails that have seventeen things in them…I’m also tired of having […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Face The Music Listings!

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This week Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and Tuba player Ed Goldstein from The Annapolis Symphony & Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We really liked the Mozart, The Mahler and Shostakovich not so much. Here’s the listings. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 5:00 PM […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Music In Maryland Celebrating Leon Fleisher

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This month Leon Fleisher turns 89!  It is impossible to think about the Baltimore classical music scene without him.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 6:00 PM 2255 Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in E K 380 Vanguard 1551 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher 5:24 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:06 PM 60 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto […]

Jul. 08 2017

7-8-17 Music in Maryland…Forte and Piano…

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This week Music in Maryland plumbs the depths of musical dynamics with some amazing recordings of the Washington Symphonic Brass.  Phil Snedicor their amazing arranger has managed to capture both Carmina Burana and Nielsen’s Third Symphony for brass ensemble.  Hold on to your hats!  I also thought it would be nice to have something a […]

Jul. 01 2017

7-3-17 Word On Wine…Zibibbu!

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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 […]

Jul. 01 2017

7-10-17 Word On Wine Chinon and Portugal!

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Yumsters!  Both of them around $15!  A picture is worth a thousand words…Check out the show…

Jul. 01 2017

7-6-17 Word On Wine House Wines!

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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!  

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