Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Dec. 03 2016

Booknotes takes a coffee break

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

        Award winning chef and restaurateur Spike Gjerde‘s latest venture is a new bookstore-café named Bird in Hand in Charles Village. It’s a delicious enterprise for book lovers.      

Dec. 02 2016

Toccata listings for 12/04/16

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

Music by 2 6:00 PM 33825 Josef Suk Episodes Supraphon 31 SOLO Pavel Stepan, piano 16:12 C 1 18-21 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:20 PM 47605 Bedrich Smetana Six Preludes for organ Chandos 10463 SOLO Iain Quinn, organ 14:00 C 1 6-11 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:34 PM 11426 Joseph Haydn Piano Concerto No. 4 in G HOB 18 Delos 3064 […]

Nov. 30 2016

12-1-16 Word On Wine Trivia Quiz!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 2 Comments

Indeed!  This week Quiz Master Mary tests my knowledge to the max!  (I did fine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) Enjoy the show!

Nov. 30 2016

The sound and movement of water in music

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

          French pianist, Hélène Grimaud, returns to the Shriver Hall Concert Series with her Water program. Here is the Executive Director of Shriver Concerts, Catherine Cochran, with more.  

Nov. 28 2016

11-28-16 Word On WIne Savoie Fare! :)

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

Savoie Fare!  Get it!  Vin de Savoie!!!  Hilarious!  I’m here all week ladies and gentlemen!  Try the veal and don’t forget to tip your waitress.  We have two super nice light red wines.  Most wine from the Savoie (which is the alpine region of France near Switzerland) is white but this is a nice light […]

Nov. 27 2016

Music From Movies 11-27-16

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

What came first the chicken or the egg?  Was it the movie that made the music famous or vice versa? 7:00 PM Richard Strauss               Also Sprach Zarathustra: Opening FanfareDelos      3225 COND Andrew Litton ORCH Dallas Symphony Orchestra 7:01 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K   467 “Elvira Madigan” Philips    456772 ORCH […]

Nov. 27 2016

Choral Hour 11-27-16

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

8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Magnificat in D BWV 243                 Chandos    518 COND Richard Hickox ORCH Collegium Musicum 90 SOLO Emma Kirkby, soprano SOLO Tessa Bonner, soprano SOLO Michael Chance, countertenor SOLO John Mark Ainsley, tenor SOLO Stephen Varcoe, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Benjamin Britten              Hymn to St. Cecilia  Op 27 for unaccompaDG/Archiv  453433 COND […]

Nov. 26 2016

11-26-16 Music In Maryland Violin Extravaganza!

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

This week Music in Maryland pays tribute to BSO Concert Master Jonathan Carney and also International Superstar violinist Hilary Hahn, who happens to come from Baltimore!  Some really nice performances, hope you enjoy the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/26/2016 6:00 PM            1542 Fritz Kreisler                Caprice viennois  Op 2                  RPM        29130 SOLO Jonathan Carney, Violin SOLO […]

Nov. 26 2016

Vocalise – 11/26/16

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

Tonight’s Vocalise will contain a hodgepodge of hilarious to profound vocal arrangements!   8:00 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan           The Gondoliers: Take a Pair of SparklingRCA/BMG    61885 SOLO The King’s Singers 8:03 PM Maurice Ravel                 Piano Concerto in G                     London     4789394 ORCH I Fagiolini 8:12 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Symphony No. 40 in g K   550            […]

Nov. 25 2016

The Center Stage renaissance

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

          The historic building that houses Center Stage has been undergoing a massive renovation, and they are now poised to begin unveiling the changes in a series of openings. Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE,came in to WBJC to give us a preview.