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Apr. 23 2014

On a Grand Scale

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

                                  Maryland born artist, Joseph Sheppard, is exhibiting a collection of realist still life and landscape paintings, all of which measure at least one meter in each direction. A long time listener to WBJC, he came into the studios […]

Apr. 21 2014

4-21-14 Word On Wine 2 Aussies!

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

This week Word On Wine is from Down Under and we are from the east and west of the country.  Mary and I actually tasted these wines together at our home grown wine tasting event! 1)2012 Frisk Prickly Riesling!  $10.  Victoria, Australia!  What could be bad about this?  Simple elegant inexpensive slightly sweet and slightly […]

Apr. 20 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 4-20-14

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 AM Happy Easter! Johann Sebastian Bach — Easter Oratorio Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Barbara Schlick, soprano Kai Wessel, alto (countertenr) James Taylor, tenor Peter Kooy, bass Harm Mundi, 901513 Sergei Rachmaninoff — Gloria (from All-Night Vigil) Opus: 37 Conductor: Valeri Polyansky Ensemble: USSR Ministry of Culture Choir HeartSpace, 111142 Peaceful Light (from […]

Apr. 19 2014

4-19-14 Music In Maryland…The Beethoven Sonatathon Continues

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

This week Music in Maryland continues  airing a series of programs based on the Beethoven Piano Sonata marathon performed in 2010 by the students of Leon Fleisher.  Join me and Peabody musicologist Ray Sprenkle as we explore Beethoven’s life and his middle piano sonatas. Related posts: 2-22-14 Music In Maryland Our First Show! 03/01/14 Music […]

Apr. 19 2014

4-19-14 Face The Music listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of John Bowen from Emanuele Episcopal, Peter Minkler from the Baltimore Symphony and Kati Harrison from WBJC.  Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/19/2014 5:00 PM            5478 Frederic Chopin               Etude No. 10 in b Op 25                 DG/Archiv  721802 SOLO Maurizio Pollini, piano       […]

Apr. 19 2014

4/19/14 – Vocalise Rundown

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

Many of us who have never been to Spain probably romanticize it or imagine certain things about it in our own personal way.  Spain, for me, conjures the aroma of oranges and orange blossoms.  There are a lot of orange trees in Spain and some fragrant tributes to the Citrus aurantium in the form of perfume.   […]

Apr. 17 2014

4-17-14 Word On Wine All That Glass Part deux!

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

Crystal Fans!  This is the second in my Chats with Maximilian Riedel of Riedel Crystal of America!  This week we talk about three different wine glasses and how each is formed to suit the individual grape they are designed for.  Check out the interview for more surprising and interesting glass info! All That Glass Part […]

Apr. 14 2014

4-14-14 Word On Wine 2 From CA!!!!

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

This week Mary and I are in Sunny California…we wish…for two wines…one which was expected and another which was not! 1)Mary tried the…2012 Michael Sullberg Cabernet Reserve.  $13.  Mary said she was expecting something big and bold and received something more subtle! 2)2012 20 Rows Zinfandel, “The Grappler”.  $24.  This was big and bold and […]

Apr. 12 2014

4-12-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel consisted of Charles Ellis from Prince Georges Philharmonic and WBJC’s own Kati Harrison!  Truthfully we liked everything!  Imagine that!  Check out the listings these were all winners! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/12/2014 5:00 PM            52 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.  1 in C Op 21              Tafelmusik 1023 COND Bruno Weil                    like composer […]

Apr. 12 2014

4/12/14 – Vocalise Rundown

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 PM Happy Birthday Montserrat Caballe!  She will be joined by a special guest at the end of Vocalise! Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: “Si, mi chiamano Mimi” COND: Sir Charles Mackerras London Symphony Orchestra Montserrat Caballe, soprano Angel EMI 67782 8:05 PM Maurice Ravel: Sheherazade COND Pierre Boulez Cleveland Orchestra Anne Sofie von Otter, alto […]

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