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Mar. 11 2017

3-11-17 Music In Maryland Skoraczewski and Sheppard

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

This week we are presenting recordings featuring Darius Skoraczewski, principal cellist of the BSO and most excellent pianist Michael Sheppard.  We are featuring recordings that they have done together and also some with violinist Igor Yusefovich as the Monument Piano Trio.  The reason for playing these recordings is that Darius and Michael are playing at […]

Mar. 11 2017

3-11-17 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was made up of Nicholas Creary from Bowie State University, Blair Skinner from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  We liked everything except the Danzi…liked the player not so much the piece.  Daniel Barenboim’s new piano is a winner! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/11/2017 […]

Mar. 11 2017

Vocalise – 3/11/17

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

8:03 PM Hamilton Harty                Ode to a Nightingale                    Chandos    8387 COND Bryden Thomson ORCH Ulster Orchestra SOLO Heather Harper, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:26 PM            38946 Franz Schubert                Evensong (set of songs for male chorus) Telarc     80340 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Chamber Singers SOLO Members of… ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:50 PM Pietro Mascagni               Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Hymn       […]

Mar. 11 2017

Baltimore’s B&O Railroad treasure

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

  The B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore offers adventures of railroad history and train rides across the birthplace of American railroading. The Director of the museum, Courtney Wilson, came in to talk about special events for women’s month, and more.  

Mar. 10 2017

Toccata Listings 3-12-17

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

Rarely heard piano music by d’Indy, a harpsichord suite from a member of the Couperin family, and a work for piano left hand that was NOT written for Paul Wittgenstein!  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 26406 Vincent d’Indy Theme, varie,Fugue et Chanson Op 85 CBC(RCI) 1024 SOLO Jean-Paul Sevilla,piano 16:54 C 1 […]

Mar. 09 2017

Music is blossoming in PG County!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

The Spring Music Series at Bowie State University’s Fine and Performing Arts Center starts this Friday, March 10 with a performance by the Washington Women in Jazz Festival. Earlier this week, I spoke with the series’ director, Armando Bayolo, about Friday’s concert.  

Mar. 05 2017

Music From Movies 3-05-17

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

7:00 PM Vangelis                      Chariots of Fire: Main Theme            Telarc     80168 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:06 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky: Complete Film Score   RCA/BMG    61926 COND Yuri Temirkanov ORCH Saint Petersburg Philharmonic SOLO Evgenia Gorohovskaya,mezzo-sop SOLO St.Petersburg Teleradio Chorus SOLO St. Petersburg Chamber Chorus SOLO St. Petersburg Capella Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:59 […]

Mar. 05 2017

Choral Hour 3-05-17

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

8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 182 “King of Heaven..”  BWV Teldec     242738 COND Nikolaus Harnoncourt ORCH Concentus musicus Wien ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:33 AM Ralph Vaughan Williams        Five Mystical Songs                     Hyperion   66420 COND Matthew Best ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Corydon Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:53 AM Jean Sibelius                 Finlandia  Op 26/7                      Bis        9048 COND Osmo Vanska […]

Mar. 04 2017

Vocalise – 3/04/17

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

8:00 PM Henry Purcell                 Music for a While                       Vanguard   2002 SOLO Alfred Deller, counter-tenor SOLO Walter Bergman, harpsichord ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Antonio Vivaldi               Gloria in D RV  589                     DG/Archiv  4776737 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO English Concert Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:34 PM Mateo Flecha                  El Fuego                                CBS/Sony   46699 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH […]

Mar. 04 2017

Booknotes meets one of Baltimore’s quirkier independent presses

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

      Mason Jar Press is an independent press based out of Baltimore since 2014. It specializes in in handmade, limited edition chapbooks and full-length publications featuring strong, straight-forward poetry and prose that’s just a little off. Founder and Editor-In-Chief, Ian Anderson, and Assistant Editor, Natalie Ko, came in to talk about what’s new. […]