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Dec. 06 2014

12-6-14 Face The Music…All Messiah All The Time!

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

This week it’s Handel’s Messiah!  We have three people who really know the piece.  Our Panel: Brian Young Bassoonist from the Poulenc Trio who has played the piece a zillion times…Arian Khaefe from The Handel Choir and Ernie Green from The Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra…nuff said!  Here are the listings hope you liked the […]

Dec. 06 2014

12/06/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM George Frederich Handel       Zadok the Priest                        DG/Archiv  410030 COND Simon Preston ORCH The English Concert SOLO Choir of Westminster Abbey ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Johannes Brahms               Neue Liebeslieder Walzer  Op 65         Telarc     80326 COND Robert Shaw SOLO Robert Shaw Festival Singers SOLO John Wustman, piano SOLO Norman Mackenzie, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:26 PM            5639 Benjamin […]

Dec. 03 2014

Extended absence – Judith Krummeck

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC News | 23 Comments

A number of listeners have been kind enough inquire about my extended absence, and I think an explanation is overdue! In late September, I suffered a torn and detached retina in my left eye, and had to have emergency surgery, which required an extended period of recuperation. In November, I took a long-planned vacation back home […]

Nov. 30 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 11-30-14

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 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:50 AM Brian A. Schmidt              Lux Aeterna                             MdStateBoy 2420 ORCH Maryland State Boychoir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:53 AM Traditional                   Bound For The Promised Land             […]

Nov. 29 2014

11-29-14 Music in Maryland Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Classical Masters

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

This week Tom Hall leads the full Chorus and Orchestra in Beethoven’s “Elegiac Song,” Mozart’s “Ave Verum Corpus,” and Bach’s “Magnificat.” Baltimore Symphony Principal Trumpet Andrew Balio and soprano Nola Richardson open the program with Bach’s Cantata No. 51. A varied program showcasing some of the greatest classical composers.  The concert was recorded at Goucher […]

Nov. 29 2014

11-29-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week Face the Music is all about endings.  We have finales from 4 symphonies.  Our panel was composer and organist John Bowen, Jed Gaylin from Hopkins Symphony and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic. Here’s the listings hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/29/2014 5:00 PM            57 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony […]

Nov. 29 2014

11/29/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM George Frederich Handel       Messiah – Rejoice greatly               London     4758364 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO and Chorus SOLO Elly Ameling, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Gaetano Donizetti             Lucia di Lammermoor: a (“Sextet) London     443818 COND Richard Bonynge ORCH Royal Opera House,Covnt Garden SOLO Joan Sutherland, soprano SOLO Luciano […]

Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Music in Maryland Leon Fleisher!

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

This evening Leon Fleisher is conducting the Peabody symphony in music by Bartok and Mendelssohn.  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 […]

Nov. 22 2014

11-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

On our panel this week Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony.  We loved the Ravel, liked the Beethoven, split on the Mahler and liked the performance of the Nielsen but not the sound!  Here are the […]

Nov. 22 2014

11/22/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Anonymous                     Watkin’s Ale                            Dorian     90142 ORCH The Baltimore Consort ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Bob Chilcott                  Fragments from his dish                 Centaur    2752 COND Jonathan Miller ORCH Chicago a cappella ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 PM Kurt Weill                    The Seven Deadly Sins Die Sieben TodsundDG/Archiv  439894 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH N.German Radio Phil.(Hanover) SOLO Anne Sofie von Otter, […]

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