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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.

Jan. 16 2014

1-16-14 Word On Wine Trivia Quiz January 2014!

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

Where was Merlot first planted in the US?  What damages vines most when they are first emerging?  What Rhone grape was planted by Rhone Rangers in this country to great acclaim in the 1990′s?  The answers to these will all be revealed in our January 2014 trivia Quiz! Related posts: 2-24-14 Word On Wine 2 […]

Jan. 13 2014

1-13-14 Word On Wine…Rieslings Old and New!

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This week Mary and I review an old world blend including Riesling and a new world varietal Riesling!  We each tasted two different wines…Mary the first and I the second. 1)2012 Meyer Fonne Edelzwicker from alsace france.  $16 for a liter!  Edelzwiker is the Alsatian name for a blend of noble grapes.  In this case […]

Jan. 11 2014

1-11-14 Face The Music Listings!!!

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Beware The Bach!  No one seemed to like the Bach…The Britten was tough meat to chew, but nicely played…The Shostakovich we all liked and Anne-Sophie Mutter played Dvorak with amazing Restraint!  Go Figure.  Our panel was made up of John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal, Jed Gaylan from the Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Symphony and […]

Jan. 04 2014

1-4-2014 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 2 Comments

This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Ed Goldstein from the Baltimore Jazz Orchestra.  We loved everything except the Mozart Sinfonia Concertante!  Oh Well.  Hope you enjoyed the show here are the listings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/04/2014 5:00 PM            145 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat  K   364 Angel/EMI  78374 […]

Dec. 28 2013

12-28-13 Face The Music Listings!

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Here we are boys and girls with our first post Christmas FTM.  None of us cared much for the Handel but we liked the Brahms Violin Sonata and split on the German Requiem.  An enjoyable show.  Our panel was made up of Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic […]

Dec. 26 2013

1-9-14 Word On Wine Winter 2014!

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Winter is here and there is no getting past it!  Mary and I talk about what we like to drink In The Deep Mid-Winter! Let us know what you like during these freezing months. Related posts: 6-13-13 Word On Wine…Beer Tasting Part 2…Malt! 6-27-13 Word On WIne June Trivia Quiz! 8-5-13 Word On Wine Review […]

Dec. 26 2013

1-2-14 Word On Wine Trends 2014

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This week Mary and I discuss what trends might be taking  place in the wine world during 2014!  Check out the show and let us know what you think might be coming! Related posts: 04/02/12 Word On Wine Review Dauvergne and Ranvier 2! 4/26/12 Word On Wine Seasonal Adjustment 5/7/12 Word On Wine Review 2 […]

Dec. 26 2013

1-6-14 Word On Wine Review 2 American Favs!

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This week Mary and I review two wines from the good old USA! 1)2010 Wildwood Pinot Noire from from Oregon.  $15.  Mary had this at Thanksgiving and was very impressed.  It’s hard to find good pinot at this price point so I say Mazel Tov! 2)2012 Dry Creek Fume Blanc from Sonoma County.  This Sauvignon […]

Dec. 26 2013

12-30-13 Word On Wine Review 2 From Maryland!

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

This week Mary and I tasted two wines as part of the Winter Wine at Evergreen event sponsored by the Maryland Wineries  Association.  Kevin Atticks of the MWA was kind enough to let Mary and me sample a few wines and we are posting a quick review.  Hope to see you at the event…see below […]

Dec. 26 2013

12-26-13 Word On Wine New Year’s Resolutions for 2014!

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

This week Mary and I discuss our New Year’s resolutions…I actually took care of my last year’s resolution and finally had a wine rack installed in my Superstorm Sandy rebuilt basement!  Nice to have those bottles off the floor.  Click below to see what Mary and I are thinking about for this year.  If you […]

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