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Apr. 20 2016

Wine World supporting a good cause

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

            Physician-violinist Andrew Nowakowski and friends, including conductor-arranger Donald Raff, are presenting a chamber music concert to benefit a cancer center in Bel Air. They came in to talk about it.    

Apr. 17 2016

Music From Movies 4-17-16

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

7:00 PM Franz Waxman                  Taras Bulba: The Ride to Dubno          Telarc     80708 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:06 PM Erich Wolfgang Korngold       Captain Blood: Music from the Film      DG/Archiv  471347 COND Sir Andre Previn ORCH London Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:22 PM Max Steiner                   Gone with the Wind (complete score)     RCA/BMG    452 COND […]

Apr. 17 2016

Choral Hour 4-17-16

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

8:02 AM Gerald Finzi                  Seven partsongs  Op 17                  Chandos    8936 COND Paul Spicer SOLO The Finzi Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 AM Sir Edward Elgar              The Music Makers  Op 69                 Teldec     92374 COND Andrew Davis ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO BBC Symphony Chorus SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano

Apr. 16 2016

Vocalise – 04/16/16

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

  8:00 PM Sir Michael Tippett — A Child of Our Time Conductor: Stephen Darlington Christ Church Cathedral Choir Nimbus, 5266 8:11 PM Gerald Finzi — Intimations of Immortality Opus: 29 Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra and Chorus John Mark Ainsley, tenor Hyperion, 66876  

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 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, Jim Harp from Lyric Opera Baltimore and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  We liked the Schumann/Ravel, Stokowski transcriptions and the Dvorak.  The Vivaldi did much better than most early music ‘antique shows’.  Here are the listings…   PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/16/2016 […]

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 Music In Maryland St. David’s Bach Marathon and More!

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

Every year for the past 40 St. David’s Episcopal Church in Roland Park has presented their Bach Marathon.  Their choir director Douglas Buchanan was kind enough to send me the final performances of this year (Aus Der Tiefe Rufe Ich BWV 131) and last year (Jesu Meine Freude BW V 227).  We are pleased to […]

Apr. 12 2016

Baltimore City’s Lit Festival

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

The annual CityLit Festival, a highlight of the Baltimore literary scene, is taking place on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th on various midtown campuses. I invited CityLit founder Gregg Wilhelm to come in and talk to us about it.  

Apr. 10 2016

Music From Movies 4-10-16

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

7:00 PM Franz Schubert                Piano Trio No. 2 in E-Flat  Op 100 D   9Philips    412620 ORCH Beaux Arts Trio ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:43 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky  Op 78                 Telarc     80143 COND Sir Andre Previn ORCH Los Angeles Philharmonic SOLO Christine Cairns, mezzo-sopran ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 PM Dmitri Shostakovich           The Gadfly: Suite from the Film  Op 97  […]

Apr. 10 2016

Choral Hour 4-10-16

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

8:00 AM George Frederich Handel       Chandos Anthem No. 11                   Chandos    509 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen SOLO Lynne Dawson, soprano SOLO Ian Partridge, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 AM Johannes Brahms               Nanie, Song of Lamentation  Op 82       Philips    442799 COND Bernard Haitink ORCH Boston Symphony Orchestra SOLO Tanglewood Festival Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:37 AM Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck     […]

Apr. 09 2016

4-9-16 Music In Maryland Daraja Wind Quintet!

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

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing the Daraja Wind Quintet who are the current fellowship quartet at UMCP.  They were wonderful guests and brought along some nice recordings! We have the pleasure of hearing 3 works.  Sacred And Profane Dances by Henri Tomasi, The Serenade For Winds by Andre Jolivet and the Wind […]

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