Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Feb. 06 2016

2-6-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This show was recorded on the last day of the February fundraiser.  Our panel was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide (who pledged later!  Thanks Phil!) Ed Goldstein…Tuba player extraordinaire and amazing Bassoonist Bryan Young!  (Bryan is up to his ears playing in the pit of Phantom Of The Opera and was sweet to […]

Feb. 06 2016

Vocalise 2-06-16

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

8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak                Rusalka: “O Lovely Moon”                London     1024 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky      Iolanta Scenes 8 & 9                    Philips    442796 COND Valery Gergiev ORCH Kirov Orchestra SOLO Kirov Opera Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:30 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Fidelio:”Gott! Welch’ Dunkel hier!…” […]

Feb. 06 2016

2-6-16 Music In Maryland University of Maryland Honors Recital!

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

This week we present a University of MD Honor Chamber Recital which was recorded on December 6, 2015 at the Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center Here is the program!  Thanks so much to Rober DiLutis at UMCP for putting this all together! To fill we used the Baltimore Symphony’s Symphonie Fantastique with […]

Feb. 06 2016

Booknotes and the issue of ContamiNation

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

McKay Jenkins learned the hard way what toxic contamination can do to our bodies. And he’s written a book about it.      

Feb. 02 2016

Writers & Words

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

If you enjoy writers, writing, words, and maybe even and little wine, this is a Baltimore reading series for you. I spoke with two editors from the series.        

Feb. 02 2016

Gil Shaham premiers a new work by Jonathan Leshnoff

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

                        The 3rd and last of the Shriver Hall Concert Hall 50th anniversary commissions, a Chamber Concerto for Violin and Orchestra by Baltimore composer, Jonathan Leshnoff, gets its world premiere from Gil Shaham. Here are the composer, and the Series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran. […]

Jan. 31 2016

Music From Movies 1-31-16

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

Happy Birthday Franz Schubert & Philip Glass! 7:00 PM             Philip Glass                  Koyaanisqatsi: Opening                  Nonesuch   79506 COND Michael Riesman ORCH Glass Ensemble SOLO Western Wind Vocal Ensemble SOLO Albert de Ruiter, bass 7:03 PM Franz Schubert                An die Musik  D   547                   Philips    410037 SOLO Elly Ameling, soprano SOLO Dalton Baldwin, piano 7:06 PM Philip Glass                  […]

Jan. 30 2016

1-30-16 Music In Maryland Potpourri

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

This week Music in Maryland presents an interesting potpourri of musical events.  We begin with a piece called Mutability by composer Dinos Constantinides  for clarinet and string quartet.  Our performers were clarinetist Robert DiLutis and Borislava Iltcheva, violin, Aaron Farrell, violin Stefka Ilieva, viola, Sussannah Montandon, cello.  The rest of our program came from various […]

Jan. 30 2016

Vocalise 1-30-16

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

8:00 PM Christoph Willibald Gluck     Orfeo ed Eurydice: Deh placatevi        RCA/BMG    63534 COND Pierre Monteux ORCH Rome Opera Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Rise Stevens, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Gioacchino Rossini            Soirees Musicales                       Nimbus     5132 SOLO June Anderson, soprano SOLO Raul Gimenez, tenor SOLO Kathryn Bouleyn, soprano SOLO Alessandro Corbelli, baritone SOLO Nina Walker, piano […]

Jan. 29 2016

This Place Holds No Fear

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

            Anne Posten, an adjunct instructor and literary translator in New York, came to talk to me about the art of translation, and her latest project.    

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