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Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Music in Maryland Leon Fleisher!

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

This evening Leon Fleisher is conducting the Peabody symphony in music by Bartok and Mendelssohn.  I thought that this would be a good occasion to pay tribute to one of the most important musicians both at Peabody and in the Mid Atlantic Region.  I tried to pick repertoire from his earliest George Szell collaborations to […]

Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

On our panel this week Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony.  We loved the Ravel, liked the Beethoven, split on the Mahler and liked the performance of the Nielsen but not the sound!  Here are the […]

Nov. 22 2014

11/22/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Anonymous                     Watkin’s Ale                            Dorian     90142 ORCH The Baltimore Consort ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Bob Chilcott                  Fragments from his dish                 Centaur    2752 COND Jonathan Miller ORCH Chicago a cappella ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 PM Kurt Weill                    The Seven Deadly Sins Die Sieben TodsundDG/Archiv  439894 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH N.German Radio Phil.(Hanover) SOLO Anne Sofie von Otter, […]

Nov. 16 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 11-16-14

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

8:00 AM Leonard Bernstein             Chichester Psalms                       DG/Archiv  463462 COND Leonard Bernstein ORCH Israel Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Soloist of Vienna Choir Boys ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:20 AM William Byrd                  Mass for four voices                    Gimell     345 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:43 AM Johannes Brahms               Song of Destiny (Schicksalslied)  Op 54     London     4785365 […]

Nov. 15 2014

11-15-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we had two conductors on our panel; Jed Gaylin from the Bay Atlantic Symphony and Hopkins Symphony and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  We loved everything except the Bach…Oh well.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/15/2014 5:00 PM            1039 Claude Debussy                Sonata for […]

Nov. 15 2014

11/15/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM George Frederich Handel       Semele: “Myself I Shall Adore”          London     10035 COND William Christie ORCH Les Arts Florissants SOLO Danielle de Niese, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Four Sacred Pieces                      CBS/Sony   46491 COND Carlo Maria Giulini ORCH Berlin Philharmonic SOLO Chamber Choir Ernst Senff SOLO Sharon Sweet, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:55 PM Gabriel Faure                 […]

Nov. 14 2014

11-15-14 Music In Maryland, Annapolis Symphony!

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

This week’s Music in Maryland is a concert from the current season of the Annapolis Symphony recorded on October 17 and 18 2014.  This was also an auspicious event as this was their first concerts in their newly remodeled hall. Maestro Jose-Luis Novo conducted the orchestra in Handel’s Music For The Royal Fireworks, Falla’s Nights […]

Nov. 12 2014

Dear Lexus: What Did Mozart Ever Do To You?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 2 Comments

According to a recent Lexus ad,  it’s just not hip to listen to classical music while driving, especially Mozart. But it is hip to be rude and leave three passengers stranded on a country road. Doing so will make you appear much younger and cooler, especially if you’re listening to generic electronic pop music while […]

Nov. 12 2014

The Art of Song

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

    Australian born American soprano, Danielle de Niese, with Cameron Stowe, piano, will be giving a diverse program for the Shriver Hall Concert Series on November 16th. Here is the series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, with more.           Related posts: Keeping it in the family Out of the ordinary recital at […]

Nov. 09 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 11-09-14

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

8:00 AM Patrick Doyle — Non nobis, Domine/Henry V Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symph Orch Steven Hill Singers Angel/EMI, 49919   8:06 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Vesperae solennes de confessore Conductor: Sir Colin Davis Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Dame Kiri Te Kanawa,soprano Elizabeth Bainbridge, contralt Ryland Davies, tenor […]

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