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May. 25 2015

5-23-15 Word On Wine Monte & Duke

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

This week Mary and I review two reds we are both fond of.   Mary reviewed the 2012 DaMa Montepulciano D’abruzzo.  $12.  Nice Cherries and rustic in all the right places.  I reviewed the 2012 Molly Duker Shiraz.  $19.  I had heard about this wine from Kati and decided to pick up a bottle.  16% […]

May. 24 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 5-24-15

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

8:00 AM Sir Hubert Parry Songs of Farewell, complete             Cedille    9000036 COND Anne Heider ORCH His Majestie’s Clerkes ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Alessandro Scarlatti Dixit Dominus                           DG/Archiv  4776737 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO English Concert Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:49 AM Samuel Barber Agnus Dei (choral – based on Adagio for strings)   Telarc     80503 COND […]

May. 23 2015

5-23-15 Music In Maryland Peabody Honors Ensembles

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

This week Music in Maryland features a February 28, 2015, concert by the Peabody Honors Ensembles recorded at Peabody Institute’s Goodwin Hall . Our first group the Trio Phoenix performed the Beethoven Piano Trio No.  5 in D major, Op. 70, No. 1 (“Ghost”).  Our performers were Alan Choo, violin; Tzu-Jou Yeh, cello; and Akkra […]

May. 23 2015

5-23-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Tuba Player Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic.  We liked the Chopin but adored both the Bruckner and the Wagner.  The Berlioz was a split! Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show. […]

May. 23 2015

5/23/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Steven Sametz in time of                              Teldec     24570 ORCH Chanticleer ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:09 PM Leonard Bernstein Candide                                 DG/Archiv  463598 COND Leonard Bernstein ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO June Anderson, soprano SOLO Jerry Hadley, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:28 PM Aaron Copland Old American Songs                      Telarc     80117 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra SOLO Sherrill Milnes, baritone […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Language Of The Label!

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

Everything else you buy is pretty clear about what’s in it.  Wine Labels aren’t always so clear.  Mary and I parse an old world and a new world label.   Related posts: 04/19/12 Word on Wine – Wine vs. Fast Food 4/30/12 Word On Wine Review: White Rioja and Vermentino! 11-19-12 Word On Wine Review […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Springtime!

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

The Thunderstorm yesterday informed me that Spring was really here!  A few weeks ago Mary and I talked about what we were drinking during Spring.  See if you agree with our choices. Related posts: 1-6-14 Word On Wine Review 2 American Favs! 2-3-14 Word On Wine Review Greece and Burgundy…Together again! 4-14-14 Word On Wine […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine May 2015 Trivia!

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

Quiz Master Mary is Back…Better look busy!  This week we talk about what words belong on a champagne bottle, what Bordeaux is named for and something else I just can’t remember!  Check out our show and find out. Related posts: 04-08-13 Word on Wine Review 6-13-13 Word On Wine…Beer Tasting Part 2…Malt! 6-27-13 Word On […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine 2 From Ucles…The Sheep of La Mancha!

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

Finally the last of our pre-WBJC Italian trip reviews is posted.  My guilt is slowly subsiding.  This week we reviews two wines from the Ucles region of La Mancha.  Both the red and white were called Mesta.  Both had sheep on them which delighted Mary the knitter. 1)Mesta Verdejo.  $11  100% Verdejo.  Rich Round and […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Spain Continues To Please

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

Before I left for Italy I was supposed to post these Word On Wines.  Unfortunately, Italy took all my time and energy and also my desire to post anything anywhere…However, all fabulous things come to an end and it’s time to get serious.  First off Mary and I have to thank Ken Ross for some […]

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