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Mark Malinowski

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

Jul. 21 2017

Toccata listings 7/30/17

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On This week’s program, music by a local composer, a monumental organ work by a Canadian organist and composer, and a rarely heard piano concerto from the 19th century.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!     6:00 PM 50905 Mark Maarder Etude Storm No Label 111 SOLO Jennifer N. Campbell, Piano 4:20 C 1 3-3 […]

Jul. 18 2017

Toccata listings 7/23/17

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Today’s program celebrates the great Leon Fleischer on his 89th birthday, with music by Strauss/Godowsky, Stravinsky, and Mozart, and Leon Fleischer talks to Bob Edwards about Stravinsky! Happy birthday, Maestro!     6:00 PM 27468 Leopold Godowsky Symphonic Metamorphoses of the “Treasure Waltz” CBS/Sony 48081 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher 12:01 C 1 13-13 […]

Jul. 14 2017

Listings 7/16/17

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Organ music by Brahms, piano waltzes by a composer best known for film scores, and a French Baroque organ concerto.  Thanks so much for listening, and enjoy!       6:00 PM 42904 Johannes Brahms Prelude and Fugue in g Naxos 8550824 SOLO Robert Parkins, organ 7:20 C 1 1-1 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:12 PM 41954 William […]

Jul. 07 2017

Toccata listings 7/9/17

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Two works on tonight’s progra.  The first, a monumental piano work by the “Franz Liszt” of his time, Ferrucio Busoni, and then an early organ concerto from France.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!       6:00 PM 15879 Ferruccio Busoni Fantasia Contrappuntistica Erato 45478 SOLO Victoria Postnikova, piano POHSTNEE koh vuh 43:40 C 2 […]

Jun. 30 2017

Toccata Listings 7/2/17

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On this week’s program a work by a local composer is featured. His name is Mark Maarder, and we will hear his wonderful Sonata for Two Pianos.  If you are interested in more of his music, check out his website, www.maarder.com.  Also on the program, Vivaldi a la J.S. Bach, and a harpsichorch concerto by […]

May. 25 2017

Toccata listings 5/28/17

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | 1 Comment

Beethoven arranged for 40 HANDS, harpsichord music that predates JS Bach by over 100 years, and variations on a familiar tune for piano and orchestra by a contemporary (and rival) of Mozart.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 57 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A Op 92 Nederland 93005 ORCH Twenty […]

May. 20 2017

Toccata listings 5/21/17

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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 […]

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