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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.

Mar. 28 2015

3-30-15 Word On Wine Review…2 Saints Just in Time For Easter!

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

This week Mary reviewed two reds one named for St. Francis and the other for St. Thomas Aquinas. 1)2010 St. Francis Merlot.  Sonoma Country.  $10!  A really nice buy!  You can’t go wrong with St. Francis…he is one of our favorite Saints. 2)2012 St. Thomas Aquinas Pinot Noir.  Napa Valley.  $15.99.  Not a success and […]

Mar. 28 2015

3-28-15 Music In Maryland BSO + The Amazing Bednarska!

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

This week we celebrate the Baltimore Symphony’s upcoming centennial with performances by three of their most significant music directors.  I also had the pleasure of talking with and listening to an amazing percussionist, Marianna Bednarska, who blew through town and left me an amazing recording!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: […]

Mar. 28 2015

3-28-15 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panelists were Ed Goldstein tuba player from the Annapolis Symphony, Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra and Dave Donovan From Pratt Library Fine Arts. We all loved the Marimba Concerto…big disagreement on the Bandoneon!  Haydn was a success.  The Mozart…not so much.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the […]

Mar. 20 2015

3-23-15 Word On Wine Review…Mass Market Brands!

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Sometimes you find yourself in a place that has very limited selection in terms of wine and all there is are various mass market brands.  Mary decided to try two whites this week and two reds next week. 1)2013 Joel Gott  Un-oaked Chardonnay.  Sourced from grapes in Napa, Sonoma and Monterrey.   Drinkable but unremarkable. 2)2013 […]

Mar. 20 2015

3-21-15 Music In Maryland Amit Peled & pablo Casals!

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

This week Music in Maryland presents a concert featuring cellist Amit Peled as he recreates the concert Pablo Casals gave at Peabody on February 12, 1915.  Even more amazing is that the Peled recital took place a century later on February 12, 2015!  Even more amazing is that Amit Peled plays on Pablo Casals’ cello!  […]

Mar. 18 2015

3-19-15 Word On Wine ‘Blends!’

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Many people have this idea that varietal wines are always fabulous and blends are inferior!  Actually some of the greatest wines in the world are blends and Mary and I have a chat about them! Enjoy the show! Related posts: 08-1-13 Word On Wine Old Westminster Winery… 9-2-13 Word On Wine Review 2 From Marie! […]

Mar. 14 2015

3-16-15 Word On Wine 2 Oregon Pinots!

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This week Mary reviews 2 Oregon Pinot Noir from the Willamette Valley in Oregon. 1)2012 Cherry Cove Pinot Noir.  This was produced by the Coleman Family and was a delight…especially at the $15 price point. 2)2013 Wildwood Pinot Noir.  Though Mary has enjoyed this wine in the past and the $15 dollar price point is […]

Mar. 14 2015

3-14-15 Music in Maryland Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 3

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

This week we present our third concert from the Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 29.  The concert took place at the Avalon Theatre in Easton on June 13, 2014 and was entitled Spohr ‘n More! On the program… Haydn: Piano Trio No.  18 in A.  Molly Morkoski, piano.  Daniel Phillips, violin.  Marcy Rosen, cello. Spohr: Nonet […]

Mar. 12 2015

3-12-15 Word On Wine ‘Clean Up!’

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I am not the most delicate of souls and have been known to break a wine glass from time to time and even still a glass or two!  Mary and I talk about how to clean up spills and how to clean your glass without breaking it.  This comes courtesy of Food & Wine…some great […]

Mar. 07 2015

3-7-15 Face The Music Listings

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

I had planned on taping a new show this week but the weather interfered with my plans!  Here is an excellent show from 11-8-15.  It’s fabulously patriotic!  It was also Phil’s birthday…he gets to celebrate again!   This week our panelists were Phil Greenfield from American Record Guide, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts […]

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