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Oct. 23 2016

Choral Hour 10-23-16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

This morning I’ll offer early music and music from today! 8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina           Missa Papae Marcelli                    DG/Archiv  4796131 COND Massimo Palombella ORCH Sistine Chapel Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:30 AM Eric Whitacre                 When David Heard                        Naxos      559677 COND Noel Edison ORCH Elora Festival Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Henry Purcell                                                        Hyperion   66609 COND Robert King ORCH King’s […]

Oct. 22 2016

10-22-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week it was a pleasure to welcome John Bowen back to Face The Music.  John is currently living in Chicago and we are delighted he came to visit.  Also on the panel Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and violinist and conductor Ronald Muchnik.  Trifonov is amazing, O’Conor pretty good and who couldn’t […]

Oct. 22 2016

Vocalise – 10/22/16

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

Hope you enjoy some beautiful & fantastical music on Vocalise!   8:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Magic Flute: Queen of the Night Aria   Virgin     95250 COND Jeremie Rhorer ORCH Le Cercle de l’Harmonie SOLO Diana Damrau, soprano 8:02 PM Sir Edward Elgar      The Dream of Gerontius: Softly & Gently     DG/Archiv  449113 COND Benjamin Britten ORCH […]

Oct. 21 2016

Toccata Listings for 10/23/16

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

Music by American composer Steve Reich is featured!   Sun, 10/23/2016 6:00 PM 21310 Dietrich Buxtehude Prelude in C BUX 188 LaserLight 15242 SOLO Christoph Krummacher, organ 6:23 C 1 8-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:08 PM 39177 Johann Nepomuk Hummel Fantasy Op 18 Dynamic 2023 SOLO Giuliana Corni, piano 27:09 C 1 1-4 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:37 PM 709 […]

Oct. 20 2016

Get into the Halloween Spirit with The Phantom of the Opera!

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

Last year Jonathan and I were thrilled by Occasional Symphony’s performance of music accompanying the silent film Nosferatu. They’re BA-ACK…with Rupert Julian’s classic silent film The Phantom of the Opera Sunday, Oct. 30, at 5:00 PM and again Monday, Oct. 31 at 7:30 PM.  Occasional Symphony will perform some bone chilling classics and new music […]

Oct. 19 2016

SHCS welcomes ASMF Chamber Ensemble

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

      In 1958, the late violinist and conductor Neville Marriner, who died earlier this month, founded the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields in London. This fall, we welcome the Academy Chamber Ensemble to Baltimore for the opening concert of the 2016-2017 Shriver Hall Concert Series. The Executive Director of SHCS Catherine Cochran […]

Oct. 18 2016

10-22-16 Music In Maryland: Handel Choir Of Baltimore: Distant Bells.

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

  This week we are presenting a concert entitled Distant Bells with The Handel Choir of Baltimore and their Music Director Arian Khaefi.  The program featured Handel’s Dixit Dominus, Part’s Berliner Messe and Vivaldi’s Gloria.  For full information click on the link below and zoom down to page 20! hcb-wild-roses-and-distant-bells-program-02-24-15 It was a really nice […]

Oct. 18 2016

10-22-16 Word On Wine Our Wine Stories!

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

This week Mary and I take a little time and talk about our personal connections and history with wine.  Mine started out with my father insisting that while we would use kosher wine for blessings we would serve the wines of the world for Sabbath dinner!  Wine became a geography lesson!  During my high school […]

Oct. 16 2016

Music From Movies 10-16-16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | No Comments

7:00 PM Dmitri Tiomkin                Duel in the Sun                         Telarc     80191 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra 7:01 PM Maurice Jarre                 Ryan’s Daughter: Suite from the Film    Silva      1047 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague Philharmonic 7:10 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky      Piano Concerto No.  1 in b-Flat  Op 23  London     417294 COND Sir Georg […]

Oct. 16 2016

10-17-16 Word On Wine. New World Magic!

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

This week Mary and I review two new world wines which were lovely examples of what we do well in the good old USA!  I admit I am a little old world obsessed with wine…particularly France…so it’s good to branch out.  We salute the great wine making in the good old USA.   1)2012 Maldonado […]