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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. 03 2014

7-3-14 Word On Wine Som 1! What to Ask.

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

Not too long ago I watched the documentary Som on Netflix and it made a big impression…highly recommended.  Food and Wine recently had a nice article on what questions to ask the Sommelier so that you would get the best results.  The questions would work equally well in a good wine store.  Enjoy the show! […]

Jun. 30 2014

6-30-14. Word On Wine Review. One SB From NZ and a Minervois!

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

This week we review two white wines…One from France and one from New Zealand. 1)2012 Chateau CoupRoses Champ Du Roy.  Vin de Pays Des Cotes Du Brian.  This was a blend of Viognier, Grenache Blanc and Marsanne.  Cotes Du Brian is in the Languedoc appellation of Minervois.  $14.  Not Mary’s usual thing but she really […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Music In Maryland.

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

This week is the first of three broadcasts featuring Baltimore Symphony musicians and concerts from the Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore.  Our concerto tonight was recorded on February 28, 2010. On the program… Prechtl:  Lucky To Be Born.  Text by Walt Whitman.  Narrator Braxton Young;  Brian Prechtl, percussion; Rene Hernandez, trumpet. Prokofiev: Sonata for 2 […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, musicologist and author John Gingerich, and pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University.  Evan and John have just returned from a year in Berlin and it is a pleasure to welcome them back.  Of everything played on the show we liked the Cage the […]

Jun. 23 2014

6-23-14 Word On Wine Review 2 Old Style Bordeaux

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

This week we sample two wines from Bordeaux that I had the privilege trying earlier this year.   I decided it was time to explore Bordeaux and ended up spending a bit of time and money in the Haut Medoc!  These two classic high shouldered bottles had a lot to offer…check them both out you […]

Jun. 21 2014

6-21-14 Music In Maryland…Poulenc Trio!

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

This week Music in Maryland presents a concert with the Poulenc Trio recorded at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC.  The concert was recorded on February 24, 2014 and featured the following program. Poulenc: Trio for Piano Oboe and Bassoon. Stravinsky: Two Suites for Orchestra Gershwin: Excerpts from Porgy and Bess Ellington: The […]

Jun. 21 2014

6-21-14 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 1 Comment

This week FTM goes all Russian.  Our panelists were Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins SO and organist and composer John Bowen one of our finest panelists!  One of us wasn’t Russian…Guess who!  We loved the Symphonic Dances the most!  Go Petrenko.  By the way the tune used in the Glazunov is the completely incorrect J’ai […]

Jun. 14 2014

6-14-14 Music In Maryland…Baltimore Chamber Orchestra!

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This week Music in Maryland (MiM) features the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Markand Thakar,  in several orchestral blockbusters!  (Indeed!). On the program… Wagner: Siegfried Idyll Beethoven: Symphony No.  6, “Pastoral” Schubert: Symphony No.  8 “Unfinished” Milhaud: The Creation of the World. All performances were recorded at Goucher College.  For more information visit […]

Jun. 14 2014

6-14-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel featured Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Bryan Young Bassoonist with the Poulenc Trio and WBJC’s Kati Harrison.  We like the Previn and the Scumann…but Loved the Mozart and the CPE Bach.  Here are the listings…Hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 06/14/2014 5:00 PM            49357 Andre Previn                  Violin […]

Jun. 07 2014

6-7-14 Music in Maryland…Manuel Barrueco!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 2 Comments

This week we are doing a bit of cheating on Music in Maryland.  The bad news is that we are not featuring live recordings…the good news is that we are featuring a fabulous retrospective on Baltimore guitarist Manuel Barrueco.  Manuel Barrueco just came out with a new CD entitled China West where he performs with […]

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