Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category
This week we tasted two Chenin Blanc Viognier blends. The Vansha was from South Africa and the Pine Ridge from California. Neither was outstanding but both were light and refreshing. Both were around $15. Here’s our show…enjoy.
8:00 PM Antonio Caldara Flavia’s aria, La Castita al Cimento London 5151 COND Marc Minkowski ORCH Musicians of the Louvre SOLO Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano 2:58 C 1 5-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Modest Moussorgsky Songs and Dances of Death WarnerClas 62050 COND Yuri Temirkanov ORCH Saint Petersburg Philharmonic SOLO Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone 20:13 C 1 1-4 […]
This week we are featuring a broadcast of the Ebene Quartet as part of the Candlelight Concert Society recorded at Smith Theatre Howard Community College. The concert was recorded on Saturday March 12, 2016. On the program two of the greatest string quartets ever written op. 131 in c sharp minor and op. 130 in […]
This week we are rerunning a show we aired on 12-3-16. Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra. The Gilels was special and the Say was very fine…Finally what can one say about great vintage HVK. PLAY DATE: Sat, 2/18/2017 5:00 PM […]
Music for Military Piano, an organ duet, and a concerto that is three pieces in one! Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 43787 Ludwig van Beethoven March in D, WoO 24 in D Monument 40503 SOLO Steven Beck, military piano 6:32 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 47694 Samuel Wesley Duet for Organ […]
The Odyssey Program, Johns Hopkins University’s non-credit liberal arts program, begins its spring semester this month, offering its usual inspiring mix ranging from science to art, writing to photography, politics to law. The Program Director, Douglas Blackstone, came in to talk about it.
This week we have some unusual French varieties to talk about…Actually they aren’t particularly unusual if you are a fan of wines from La Belle France! 1)2014 Domaine Piquemal. Cotes Du Roussillion Tradition. $15. Grenache/Syrah. This was nice and full bodied. Great table wine for the dead of Winter! 2)Petit Jammes. Cahors. Malbec. $10. […]
7:00 PM Johann Sebastian Bach Toccata & Fugue in d BWV 565 Telarc 80316 SOLO Michael Murray, organ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:09 PM Johann Sebastian Bach St. Matthew Passion: Wir setzen uns mitLondon 466075 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:17 PM Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat […]
8:0 AM Felix Mendelssohn St.Paul (Oratorio) Part II Op 36 Chandos 9882 COND Richard Hickox ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO BBC Welsh Chorus SOLO Susan Gritton, soprano SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano SOLO Barry Banks, tenor SOLO Peter Coleman-Wright, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:53 AM Eric Whitacre Cloudburst Arsis 147 COND Ronald Staheli ORCH Brigham Young University Choir
8:00 PM Aaron Copland The Tender Land: The Promise of Living Virgin 91113 COND Phillip Brunelle ORCH Plymouth Music Series SOLO Elisabeth Comeaux, soprano SOLO Dan Dressen, tenor SOLO Janis Hardy, alto SOLO LeRoy Lehr, bass SOLO James Bohn, Baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Samuel Barber Hermit Songs CBS/Sony 60899 SOLO Leontyne Price, soprano SOLO Samuel […]