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Aug. 03 2015

8-3-15 Word On Wine House of Mandela Thembu Collection

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

This week Mary and I continue our sampling of House of Mandela Wines with The Thembu Collection.  These wines are Fair Trade and the winery was opened by Nelson Mandela’s daughter and grand daughter to honor him.  The Thembu Collection will be very visible on the shelf of your local wine store because they used […]






Aug. 01 2015

8-1-15 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panelists were Phil Greenfield of the American Record Guide, Tuba player Ed Goldstein and Conductor Ernie Green.  We liked the Beethoven and Bartok, split on the Haydn and Mussorgsky.  Here are the listings, hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/01/2015 5:00 PM            3211 Bela Bartok                   Piano Concerto No.  2  SZ  […]






Aug. 01 2015

8-1-15 Music in Maryland: Baltimore Chamber Orchestra!

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

This week Music In Maryland has a nice mixture of live and recorded performances by the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra conducted by Markand Thackar.  We have live performances of Mozart’s 30th Symphony and Beethoven’s Second from this past season’s performances at Goucher College’s Kraushaar Auditorium.  We also have a nice recording from 2009 of violist Victoria […]






Jul. 31 2015

Music From Movies 8-02-15

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

7:00 PM             A man remembers how he fell in love with movies as a boy, and 3 children teach their elders something about maturity and compassion on Music from Movies!                   Jerome Moross                 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn:SuiteSilva      1049 COND Paul […]






Jul. 31 2015

8/01/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM He’s charming, romantic and true. Plus he can fly and play the flute!  What’s not to love about Papageno!  Papageno and some other male characters will delight and confound us on tonight’s Vocalise.       Georges Bizet   Pearl Fishers: “Au fond du temple saint”  RCA/BMG    7799 COND Renato Cellini ORCH RCA Italiana […]






Jul. 27 2015

7-27-15 Word On Wine House of Mandela Deep River Blends.

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

This week Mary and I review 2 wines from the House of Mandela winery in South Africa.  The winery was set up by Nelson Mandela’s daughter and grand daughter to honor their father and grandfather.  All wines from the winery are fair trade.  We reviewed two blends from the Deep River collection.  Both cost $11.  […]






Jul. 26 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 7-26-15

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

8:00 AM Charles Gounod                St. Cecilia Mass                        Angel/EMI  47094 COND Georges Pretre ORCH Radio France Philharmonic Orch SOLO and Chorus SOLO Barbara Hendricks, soprano SOLO Laurence Dale, tenor SOLO Jean-Philippe LaFont, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:47 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne in d BWV ECM        461895 ORCH Hilliard Ensemble (vocal) SOLO Christoph Poppen, […]






Jul. 25 2015

7-25-15 Music in Maryland Leon Fleisher!

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

Earlier this week Leon Fleisher celebrated his 87th birthday on July 23.  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 his most recent […]






Jul. 25 2015

7-25-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Ed Goldstein tuba player from the Annapolis Symphony and Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Orchestra.  We had lots of disagreement and good discussion.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/25/2015 5:00 PM            129 Wolfgang […]






Jul. 25 2015

7/25/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Vocalise presents A woman’s love and life in songs and arias! Johann Strauss II             Wine, Women & Song  Op 333              M Polo/HK  223250 COND Johannes Wildner ORCH Slovak Radio SO, Bratislava SOLO Vienna Men’s Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Aida: “Celeste Aida”                    CBS/Sony   92042 COND Pier Giorgio Morandi ORCH Parma Opera Orchestra […]






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