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Jul. 22 2017

7-22-17 Music In Maryland Happy Birthday Leon Fleisher!

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

Leon Fleisher turns 89 tomorrow!  Frankly we are lucky to have him in Charm City!  I decided to shell out some cash and buy the Sony box set of his recordings so I could share them with the WBJC audience.  I also threw in the Britten with the BSO as it seemed appropriate.   This […]

Jul. 22 2017

7-22-17 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was Bryan Young bassoonist from the Poulenc Trio, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Eva Mengelkoch piano faculty from Towson University.  Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/22/2017 5:00 PM 783 Johannes Brahms Piano Quintet in f Op 34 CBS/Sony 459972 ORCH Juilliard […]

Jul. 21 2017

Toccata listings 7/30/17

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

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

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

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. 15 2017

Word On Wine Summer Minimalist Cocktails

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

  I adored and still adore Mark Bittman’s Minimalist column.  Even though it has ended I still get lots of ideas from those posted on line.  I think a minimalist approach to cocktails is a great idea.  4 ingredients MAX!  I am so tired of cocktails that have seventeen things in them…I’m also tired of having […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and Tuba player Ed Goldstein from The Annapolis Symphony & Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We really liked the Mozart, The Mahler and Shostakovich not so much. Here’s the listings. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 5:00 PM […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Music In Maryland Celebrating Leon Fleisher

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

This month Leon Fleisher turns 89!  It is impossible to think about the Baltimore classical music scene without him.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 6:00 PM 2255 Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in E K 380 Vanguard 1551 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher 5:24 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:06 PM 60 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto […]

Jul. 14 2017

Listings 7/16/17

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

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. 11 2017

The BSO’s inaugural New Music Festival

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

          This summer festival, co-curated by Marin Alsop and cellist, Inbal Segev, is taking place in three Baltimore venues – Peabody, Joe Squared, and the Meyerhoff – July 13-15. Here is Inbal Segev with more.    

Jul. 10 2017

The Impressionist painter with a flair for music

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

  The exhibition, Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism, which closed at the National Gallery of Art in D.C. yesterday, had an interesting music tidbit. Frédéric Bazille made this painting of his friend, Edmond Maître, in 1869. The curator’s note tells us that their shared love of music was the foundation of their friendship. […]

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