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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. 12 2015

3-12-15 Word On Wine ‘Clean Up!’

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

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 […]

Mar. 06 2015

3-7-15 Music in Maryland Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 2

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

This week we continue our series of Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival broadcasts.  Our concert was recorded on Saturday June 7, 2014 at the Easton Club River House. Haydn: Piano Trio No.  29 in E flat.  Robert McDonald, piano. Catherine Cho, violin. Ahrim Kim, cello. Rorem: Nine Episodes for Four Players. Robin Scott, violin. Marcy Rosen, […]

Mar. 04 2015

3-5-15 Word On Wine Chardonnay Apologists!

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

Mary and I are definitely Chardonnay Apologists!  This noble grape has been maligned for little or no reason by people who seem to have no idea how amazingly versatile it is.  Take That!  Check out our show which discusses the many uses of Chardonnay all around the wine making world. Related posts: 11-19-12 Word On […]

Feb. 27 2015

2-26-15 Word On Wine Myths 2!

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

We all have ideas about wine…some are true and some not so much.  Mary and I take a second week to discuss some common wine myths.  We are having fun taping new shows…hope you like this one. Related posts: 5/3/12 Word On Wine First Time! 8-11-14 Word On Wine Cloudy Bordeaux 7-10-14 Word On Wine […]

Feb. 26 2015

2-28-15 Music in Maryland Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 1

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 1 Comment

This week Music in Maryland is pleased to present the first of three concerts from the 2014 Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival.  Our program was recorded at the Avalon Theatre in Easton Maryland and took place on June 6, 2014. Schubert: The Shepherd On The Rock.  Kendra Colton, soprano.  J. Lawrie Bloom, clarinet. Leva Jokubaviciute, piano […]

Feb. 21 2015

2-21-15 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panelists were Mike Mermagen and Victoria Chiang from the Aspen String Trio.  We liked the Mozart and really loved the Beethoven.  We were over the moon about the Janacek!  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/21/2015 5:00 PM            227 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Violin Concerto No.  4 in […]

Feb. 21 2015

2/21/15 Music In Maryland, The Aspen String Trio!

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

This week Music in Maryland features a broadcast of the Aspen String Trio who will be performing Beethoven’s String Trio op. 9 # 1 and Mozart’s Divertimento K. 563.  Both are fabulous pieces and recorded beautifully by AST  cellist Mike Mermagen.  The performances were recorded during the 2010 season at University of Baltimore’s Wright Theatre […]

Feb. 21 2015

2-23-2015 Word On Wine Liter Riesling and CDR White!

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

WE’RE BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! For the last bunch of months we have been running repeats because Mary broke her ankle!  Finally we are back and delighted about it.  We have two nice white wines to review. 1)2013 Darting Riesling from Pfalz.  $18.99 A LITER!   Such a deal.  Nice fruit with great acid…a total winner…also at 11.5% not […]

Feb. 14 2015

2-14-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week was all Mozart!  Our panel was composer and organist John Bowen,  Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime and Baltimore Jazz Orchestras and Julian Benichou from the Mid Atlantic Symphony Orchestra.  We adored the Marriage of Figaro Liked the 25th Piano Concerto very very much and didn’t care for the Requiem. Here are the […]

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