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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.

Nov. 26 2016

11-26-16 Music In Maryland Violin Extravaganza!

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

This week Music in Maryland pays tribute to BSO Concert Master Jonathan Carney and also International Superstar violinist Hilary Hahn, who happens to come from Baltimore!  Some really nice performances, hope you enjoy the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/26/2016 6:00 PM            1542 Fritz Kreisler                Caprice viennois  Op 2                  RPM        29130 SOLO Jonathan Carney, Violin SOLO […]

Nov. 24 2016

11-24-16 Word On Wine Post Thanksgiving!

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Just some ideas of what to drink after Thanksgiving when you just want to sit and be quiet!  Kati and I celebrated Thanksgiving on Monday as we are both on the air Thursday.  We had 15 people over (enormous for us and our house!) and Mary and her lovely husband Kevin were among them.  We […]

Nov. 19 2016

11-19-16 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panel was made up of Tuba player Ed Goldstein from Annapolis Symphony and Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra Music Director J. Earnest Green.  We really liked the Bach…liked the Vivaldi and the Mozart…We were lukewarm on the Firebird!  Here are the listings…Hope you enjoyed the show. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/19/2016 […]

Nov. 18 2016

11-21-16 Word On Wine Thanksgiving Cocktails!

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This week I made Mary two cocktails…The first was a re-imagined Bloody Mary and was a little dicey…It was kind of like gazpacho with vodka…It mostly suffered from a weird color!  It tasted pretty good though.  It probably needs lots of garnish and a bit more work!  The second was a fabulous Cranberry Cinnamon Whiskey […]

Nov. 18 2016

11-19-16 Music In Maryland…Lenny in The Old Line State.

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As you can see Leonard Bernstein made his debut on November 14, 1943.  I thought it might be nice to celebrate the occasion with some of the Baltimore Symphony’s fine Bernstein recordings with conductors David Zinman and Marin Alsop. Here’s our program! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/19/2016 6:00 PM 681 Leonard Bernstein Candide Overture […]

Nov. 17 2016

11-17-16 Word On Wine Drink Alikes

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  This week Mary and I talk about Drink Alikes!  Basically, if you like this but don’t like the price tag, are there bottles which will give you a sense of their elder sisters without their cost?  Indeed there are and a little creative shopping will do the trick.  Check out our show for some […]

Nov. 11 2016

11-14-15 Word On Wine Texas Albarino and California Chardonnay!

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1)Yes indeed boys and girls it’s an albarino from Texas and you know what…it’s pretty damn good!  About $15 and worth it.  Find out for yourself what the bounty of Lubbock has to offer!  Mcpherson from Castanio Prado Vineyards! 2)Foxglove Chardonnay Central Coast California.  This was a big brassy Chardonnay which was un-oaked but had […]

Nov. 11 2016

11-12-16 Music In Maryland Chamber Music On The Hill. 8 Strings and 88 Keys.

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

This weeks Chamber Music On The Hill concert took place on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.  at the Forum in Decker College Center, McDaniel College   8 STRINGS AND 88 KEYS   The concert featured David Kreider, piano; Maxim Kozlov, cello and Nicholas Currie, violin.   Dr. David Kreider, director of Keyboard Studies […]

Nov. 10 2016

11-10-16 Word On Wine Thanksgiving Prep!

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

Well mes petits amis it’s almost Thanksgiving and Mary and I are planning our wine strategies for the holiday.  This year Kati and I are both working on Thursday so we have created Thanksgiving Monday.  We are planning a medium sized Bacchanal and are asking our guests to UBER over!  Mary is bringing dessert…we will […]

Nov. 05 2016

11-6-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Sheldon Bair from the Susquehanna Symphony and Julien Benichou from The Mid-Atlantic Symphony.  We didn’t care for the Rachmaninoff, loved the Stravinsky and the Chopin, the Tchaikovsky was nice to hear and well done. Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show! […]

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