Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Dec. 04 2016

Music From Cold Movies 12-04-16

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

There’s a chill in the air on this edition of Music from Movies. 7:00 PM Mikhail Glinka                Kamarinskaya                            Ch du Mond 288114 COND Vladimir Fedoseyev ORCH Moscow Radio Symphony Orches. 7:09 PM Archangelo Corelli        Violin Sonata No. 12 in d Op 5 “La Folia” AliaVox    9805 ORCH Chamber Consort SOLO Jordi Savall, viola da gamba […]

Dec. 04 2016

Joyeux Noël!

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

        The Maryland Choral Society starts its 2016-2017 on December 11th with a program of music celebrating Noël. Here is Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan, to talk about the full season.      

Dec. 04 2016

Choral Hour 12-04-16

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

“Overall, the work is a prayer for rest (“Requiem”) for the living, as much as for the deceased. It’s a ‘grant US rest’, even more than a ‘grant THEM rest’”.  That was Dan Forrest describing his “Requiem for the Living” which is this morning’s major choral offering. 8:00 AM Dan Forrest                   Requiem for the Living                  […]

Dec. 03 2016

Vocalise – 12/03/16

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

Rossini was in his opera writing prime when he wrote his “Messa di Gloria.”  Hope you enjoy this work that is a bit off the beaten path. 🙂 8:00 PM Gioacchino Rossini            Messa di Gloria                         Philips    4757781 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO Sumi Jo, soprano SOLO Ann Murray,alto […]

Dec. 03 2016

Booknotes takes a coffee break

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

        Award winning chef and restaurateur Spike Gjerde‘s latest venture is a new bookstore-café named Bird in Hand in Charles Village. It’s a delicious enterprise for book lovers.      

Dec. 02 2016

Toccata listings for 12/04/16

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

Music by 2 6:00 PM 33825 Josef Suk Episodes Supraphon 31 SOLO Pavel Stepan, piano 16:12 C 1 18-21 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:20 PM 47605 Bedrich Smetana Six Preludes for organ Chandos 10463 SOLO Iain Quinn, organ 14:00 C 1 6-11 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:34 PM 11426 Joseph Haydn Piano Concerto No. 4 in G HOB 18 Delos 3064 […]

Nov. 30 2016

12-1-16 Word On Wine Trivia Quiz!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 2 Comments

Indeed!  This week Quiz Master Mary tests my knowledge to the max!  (I did fine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) Enjoy the show!

Nov. 30 2016

The sound and movement of water in music

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

          French pianist, Hélène Grimaud, returns to the Shriver Hall Concert Series with her Water program. Here is the Executive Director of Shriver Concerts, Catherine Cochran, with more.  

Nov. 28 2016

11-28-16 Word On WIne Savoie Fare! :)

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

Savoie Fare!  Get it!  Vin de Savoie!!!  Hilarious!  I’m here all week ladies and gentlemen!  Try the veal and don’t forget to tip your waitress.  We have two super nice light red wines.  Most wine from the Savoie (which is the alpine region of France near Switzerland) is white but this is a nice light […]

Nov. 27 2016

Music From Movies 11-27-16

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

What came first the chicken or the egg?  Was it the movie that made the music famous or vice versa? 7:00 PM Richard Strauss               Also Sprach Zarathustra: Opening FanfareDelos      3225 COND Andrew Litton ORCH Dallas Symphony Orchestra 7:01 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K   467 “Elvira Madigan” Philips    456772 ORCH […]