This week I picked some of my favorite local artists to say thanks to everyone who participated in our Spring drive last week. You are so essential to WBJC you deserve this and so much more. By the way the BSO is presenting the Saint Saens Organ Symphony in June with Jim Harp and that […]
Wine in a box! Before you run away screaming there are some definite advantages. Pictured above are some of our favorites. Check out our show.
Music in Maryland is a re-broadcast of a concert from 6-4-16. Why not enjoy Mahler 9 once again. This week Music in Maryland features the Peabody Symphony playing Mahler’s 9th with conductor Hajime Teri Murai. The concert was recorded at Peabody’s Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall on January 30, 2016. After the concert we […]
This week it’s all new even the recordings! We adored the Elgar and Prokofiev! Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and trumpeter Justin Nerrin and Tuba player Ed Goldstein. Here are the listings…Get the Elgar! PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/6/2017 5:00 PM 2487 Richard Strauss First Sequence of Waltzes from Der RosenPentatone 5186518 COND […]
This month Mary and I are joined by WBJC’s Kati Harrison and we had a fabulous time! We reviewed two Italian Rosés both from the Veneto. $15 Super nice liked by everyone. Nice combination of fruit and acid. Buy a case! Sure looks pretty doesn’t it! Our second wine! Liked by me, Kati not […]
Next Saturday at Smith Theatre Howard Community College the Beijing Guitar Duo will be performing with Guitarist Manuel Barrueco. If you are interested in the concert here’s a link! https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=ccs This was a nice opportunity to play some performances by the Beijing Guitar Duo and Manuel Barrueco. PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/06/2017 6:00 PM […]
This week we had some really fine new recordings. The Finlandia with chorus was great as was pretty much everything else! Our panel was Ed Goldstein tuba player from the Annapolis Symphony and WBJC’s Kati Harrison. I almost forgot…the Cuban music was fabulous! Here are the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/29/2017 5:00 PM 273 Jean […]
Both of our wines were from Austria and both around $14! We had Kati Harrison with us as guest taster and all of us loved the Strauss Sauvignon Blanc. I adored the Pannonica which Mary and Kati weren’t thrilled about! Frankly buy either with your eyes closed. I think a case of the Pannonica […]
What are these red and white stripes atop the wine bottles? Good question. Listen to our brief show on Austrian Wine and find out. I just returned from the WBJC trip to Vienna and Salzburg and share a bit of my insights with Mary. Here’s the show… Enjoy…I sure did.
This week we have both orchestral and chamber BSO performances. Here are the orchestral pieces which both begin and end the show. Both are by Barber which is kind of nice! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/29/2017 6:00 PM 4153 Samuel Barber Cello Concerto Op 22 CBS/Sony 44900 COND David Zinman David ZIHN mihn ORCH Baltimore Symphony […]