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Mark Malinowski

Mark Malinowski

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Mark is WBJC's morning host. His full bio can be read here.

May. 20 2017

Toccata listings 5/21/17

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

Two major romantic works on tonight’s program.  The Grand (and truly grand it is) Sonata by Tchaikovsky and the first of Josef Rheinberger’s organ concertos.  Thanks for listening, and thanks for your support in our recently completed Spring Fundraiser! Enjoy!   6:00 PM 8424 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Grand Sonata in G Op 37 ASV 6153 […]

May. 12 2017

Toccata listings 5/12/17

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On Toccata, early Scriabin, an organ sonata by Mendelssohn, and a remarkable piano concerto from WWII Russia.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 42404 Alexander Scriabin Piano Sonata in e-Flat Naxos 8555368 SOLO Bernd Glemser,piano 20:14 C 1 6-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:24 PM 47388 Felix Mendelssohn Organ Sonata in d Op 65/6 Argo 414420 […]

May. 05 2017

Toccata Listings 5/7/17

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This week on Toccata: a sonata for EIGHT hands, a quietly powerful organ work written as a memoriam, and a virtuosic piano concerto by a 20th century Norwegian composer.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 50892 Bedrich Smetana Sonata for Eight Hands Nederland 93005 SOLO David Kuyken,piano SOLO Else Krijgsman, Piano SOLO Mariken […]

Apr. 28 2017

Toccata listings for 4/30/17

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Mozart for four hands, Bach on a pedal harpsichord, and a Russian Concerto with a distinctly Chinese sound!  Thanks for listening, and Enjoy! 6:00 PM 20214 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata for Piano 4-Hands in D K 381 Naxos 553518 SOLO Jeno Jando, piano YAY nuh YAHN doh SOLO Zsuzsa Kollar, piano 15:24 C 1 5-7 […]

Apr. 20 2017

Toccata Listings 4/23/17

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Organ music by a composer who had a profound influence on J.S. Bach, Piano music by an assistant and friend of Mendelssohn, and a concerto for Accordion and Orchestra.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 47556 Johann Pachelbel Chorale w.Variations “Was Gott tut… WhPGM 104 SOLO Gavin Black, organ 8:50 C 1 5-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Apr. 13 2017

Toccata listings 4/16/17

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A familiar work by Dvorak like you’ve never heard it, Mozart on a pedal piano, and a “Chinese” concerto by a Russian/American composer.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 1126 Antonin Dvorak Carnival: Overture in A Op 92 Pro Organo 7227 SOLO Eric Plutz, organ 11:59 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:16 PM 19855 […]

Apr. 07 2017

Toccata listings 4/9/17

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A monumental organ sonata by one of the great “what ifs” in music, and a Dramatic Fantasy by a Portuguese virtuoso and composer.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 5335 Julius Reubke Sonata on Psalm 94 Pro Organo 7201 SOLO H. Joseph Butler, organ 24:46 C 1 7-10 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:30 PM 42278 Jose […]

Mar. 30 2017

Toccata listings 4/2/17

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The Barber piano sonata, featuring the great Earl Wild, a monumental organ work by Bach, and a concerto for not one, not two, but THREE pianos by Mozart.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 9791 Samuel Barber Piano Sonata Op 26 Ivory 71005 SOLO Earl Wild, piano 18:03 C 1 1-4 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:21 PM […]

Mar. 17 2017

Toccata listings 3/19/17

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We celebrate a birthday, have a special guest with some “home grown” Bach, and have a Piano Concerto for left hand that did not fare well with the person who commissioned it!  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 39061 Max Reger Five Humoresques Op 20 Naxos 8553331 SOLO Markus Pawlik, piano 14:17 C […]

Mar. 10 2017

Toccata Listings 3-12-17

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Rarely heard piano music by d’Indy, a harpsichord suite from a member of the Couperin family, and a work for piano left hand that was NOT written for Paul Wittgenstein!  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 26406 Vincent d’Indy Theme, varie,Fugue et Chanson Op 85 CBC(RCI) 1024 SOLO Jean-Paul Sevilla,piano 16:54 C 1 […]

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