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Jan. 08 2017

Choral Hour 1-8-17

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

8:00 AM George Frederich Handel       Eternal source of light                 Hyperion   66315 COND Robert King ORCH King’s Consort SOLO Oxford New College Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:29 AM Benjamin Britten              Rejoice In the Lamb  Op 30 festival cantAmerChoral 123 COND Dale Warland ORCH Dale Warland Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:47 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff           Three Russian Songs                     London     414455 COND Vladimir […]

Jan. 07 2017

Vocalise – 1/07/16

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

8:00 PM Leo Delibes                   Lakme: Flower Duet                      London     19033 COND Sebastian Lang-Lessing ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Francis Poulenc               Tel jour telle nuit                     Hyperion   66147 SOLO Felicity Lott, soprano SOLO The Songmakers Almanac ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:17 PM Francis Poulenc               Stabat Mater                            Naxos      8553176 COND Michel Piquemal ORCH […]

Jan. 07 2017

1-7-17 Face The Music Listings!

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

Happy New Year…It’s our first new show of 2017!  I think FTM is 30 years old!  Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, WBJC’s Kati Harrison and Bassoonist Bryan Young.  We loved the Shostakovich and the Sibelius.  Here are the listings hope you liked the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/07/2017 5:00 PM […]

Jan. 07 2017

Enoch Pratt’s gift to Baltimore

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

                “My library shall be for all, rich and poor without distinction of race or color.” – Enoch Pratt   Enoch Pratt’s gift to Baltimore City is in a time of transition, and Judy Cooper, Coordinator of Programs and Publications, is this month’s guest on Booknotes to talk about what’s […]

Jan. 07 2017

1-9-17 Word On Wine Buzet & Riesling!

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

This week we reviewed two white wines…I wanted to like the first which I brought but ended up loving the Riesling Mary brought! 1)2015 Chateau Loustalet.  Buzet $15.  This was a blend of Semillion, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle.  A bit flowery for my taste and not much acid…Mary liked it more than I did.  Buzet […]

Jan. 06 2017

1-7-17 Music In Maryland: Riversdale Chamber Music Society and Jonathan Leshnoff’s Second Symphony

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

This week Music In Maryland has a concert from the Riversdale Chamber Music Society recorded last November.  Here is a link to the program and the performers. RCMS Program No.2 2016-17 (1)   Following the concert I had a fabulous discussion with composer Jonathan Leshnoff (Guess who’s who!) and aired the first recording of his […]

Jan. 06 2017

A Fine Food Drive

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

All this month of January the Enoch Pratt Free Library partnering with the Maryland Food Bank, is accepting Food for Fines. One can = one dollar off of a library fine.  Gordon Krabbe, interim CEO of the Enoch Pratt Library took the time to tell me more about this inspiring January event! //

Jan. 05 2017

Toccata listings for 1/8/17

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

A Sonata and two concertos, but no orchestra! One is for solo organ, and the other for two pianos. Enjoy, and thanks for listening!   6:00 PM 26776 Hyacinthe Jadin Piano Sonata No.3 in c Op 5 Valois 4689 SOLO Patrick Cohen, fortepiano 15:07 C 1 16-18 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:18 PM 50410 Christian Friedrich Rinck Organ […]

Jan. 01 2017

Music From Movies 1-1-17

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

7:00 PM Mark Knopfler                 The Princess Bride: Main Titles         Telarc     80342 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Howard Shore                  Lord of the Rings: Return of the King selections   Reprise 48521 COND Howard Shore ORCH Studio Orchestra SOLO Sir James Galway, flute SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Annie Lennox, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:27 […]

Jan. 01 2017

Choral Hour 1-1-17

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

Happy New Year!  On the first choral hour of 2017 you’ll hear music by Bach and Strauss.  Also, Jonathan Palevsky will be chatting with T. Herbert Dimmock about Bach In Baltimore’s New Year’s Day Baroque Celebration taking place this afternoon.   8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 29: (We thank you, God, we thank […]