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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.

Sep. 29 2016

10-1-16 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  We split on the Brahms piano solos but loved everything else! Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/01/2016 5:00 PM 43137 […]

Sep. 28 2016

9-29-16 Word On Wine “Questions”

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

Questions indeed!   When we go to the wine store what should we ask our trusty representative.  Here are a few ideas that we borrowed from Food and Wine!  If you have good ideas for questions let us know!

Sep. 28 2016

10-3-16 Word On Wine Cotes Du Roussillon and Cahors!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week we have some unusual French varieties to talk about…Actually they aren’t particularly unusual if you are a fan of wines from La Belle France!   1)2014 Domaine Piquemal.  Cotes Du Roussillion Tradition.  $15.  Grenache/Syrah.  This was nice and full bodied.  Great table wine for the first days of Autumn.   2)Petit Jammes.  Cahors. […]

Sep. 24 2016

9-24-16 Music In Maryland…Post Fundraiser Thank You!

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

Thanks so much to everyone who pledged!  Here are some performances from some of my favorite local and international performers!   PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/24/2016 6:00 PM 4430 Felix Mendelssohn Violin Sonata (1838) in F without opus n2 pianists 1039329 SOLO Madeline Adkins, violin SOLO Luis Magalhaes, piano 27:31 C 1 1-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:29 PM […]

Sep. 17 2016

9-17-16 Music In Maryland. Marin Alsop V. 2

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

    This week Michael Lisicky and I spend another two hours discussing the current situation of the BSO and playing some of their recent recordings with Music Director Marin Alsop.  This is the end of our series of programs and I want to thank Michael for being such a wonderful and informative guest.  This […]

Sep. 16 2016

9-19-16 Word On Wine Buzet & Riesling!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

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 […]

Sep. 13 2016

9-13-16 BSO Gala With Itzak Perlman!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

This coming Saturday (9/17) the Baltimore Symphony will begin their season with a gala performance featuring Itzhak Perlman playing the Mendelssohn Violin concerto.  Maestro Perlman was kind enough to give me some time to ask him about the Mendelssohn Concerto and his instrument.  If you would like more information you can go to BSOMusic.org or […]

Sep. 10 2016

9-10-16 Music In Maryland Marin Alsop V. 1.

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

  This week I continue my series of programs on the history of the Baltimore Symphony with second oboist Michael Lisicky.  We talk about the early years with Maestra Marin Alsop and air some of the earliest recordings she made with the BSO.  In fact we will air a recording of The Rite of Spring […]

Sep. 10 2016

9-12-16 Word On Wine The last Rose of Summer!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week Mary and I reviewed two wines that are nice for the end of Summer.  Now that it’s just about finished I am completely nostalgic for the Summer and wish I had it back…oh well there’s always next year.  These wines will help ease you into Fall!     1)Protea Rose.  South Africa $15. […]

Sep. 08 2016

9-8-16 Word On Wine…Sours…The Essential Cocktail!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

  I wish Mary and I could take credit for this wisdom but it comes right out of Bon Appetit Magazine…Link is provided. Voila!   http://www.bonappetit.com/drinks/cocktails/article/easy-cocktail-recipes-sours Amaze your friends (I did) with spectacular cocktails that have no more than four ingredients!  It’s simple and fun…Even if you make a total mess of things the only bad […]

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