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Nov. 16 2015

11-16-15 Word On Wine 2 Chiantis!

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

This week Mary reviewed 2 Chiantis.  These were Chianti Colli Senesi which is an area worth looking into if you want to try something other than Chianti Classico. 1)2013 Chianti Carpineta Fontalpino.  This was brought as a gift and very much appreciated!  Here is a link to their website!  We should all have such good […]

Nov. 15 2015

Booknotes at The Ivy

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Booknotes, Host Blogs | 1 Comment

                          Sujata Massey listens as Stanley Trollop (one half of the writing duo, Michael Stanley) reads from A Death in the Family, during a conversation on Friday about the latest in the Detective Kubu mystery series set in Botswana. And, speaking of family, […]

Nov. 15 2015

Chamber Music From Movies 11-15-15

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

7:00 PM Michael Nyman                 “The Piano” The Heart Asks Pleasure First ORCH The Ahn Trio 7:03 PM Darius Milhaud                La Cheminee du Roi Rene  Op 205         Boston Sky 139 ORCH New York Woodwind Quintet 7:16 PM Franz Schubert                Piano Trio No. 2 in E-Flat  Op 100 D   9Arabesque  6580 ORCH Golub-Kaplan-Carr Trio       

Nov. 15 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 11-15-15

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

“Where words fail, music speaks.”  -Hans Christian Andersen Our thoughts and prayers go out to our French friends in this time of great tragedy.   8:02 AM Gabriel Faure                 Requiem  Op 48                          Telarc     80135 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Atlanta Symphony Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:40 AM Francis Poulenc               Mass in G                               Nimbus     5197 […]

Nov. 14 2015

11-14-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was made up of Pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University.  Critic Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Conductor Jed Gaylan from The Hopkins Symphony and the Bay Atlantic Orchestra.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/14/2015 5:00 PM            7366 Sergei Rachmaninoff           Piano Sonata No. […]

Nov. 14 2015

11-14-15 Music in Maryland BSO and Bernstein

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

This week we celebrate Bernstein recordings new and old with the Baltimore Symphony.  We just received their new recording of the Kaddish Symphony and you are probably the first to hear it.  I remember these concerts very well and really enjoyed them.  Here are the listings hope you enjoy the program. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/14/2015 […]

Nov. 14 2015

Great Music and Chemistry!

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

    The Spire Series at First & Franklin Presbyterian Church presents violinist and Concertmaster of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Jonathan Carney and international concert pianist John Nauman in performances of violin sonatas by Beethoven and Richard Strauss. The recital takes place Tuesday, November 17 at 8:00 PM. John Nauman spoke with me about the […]

Nov. 14 2015

Vocalise 11-14-15

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

As always JP will have some great vocal music for you.  Tonight, 2 early works by both Handel and Gershwin will be played.   7:58 PM George Frederich Handel       Dixit Dominus                           Avie       2270 COND Jeannette Sorrell ORCH Apollo’s Fire SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:34 PM            4856 George Gershwin               Blue Monday: Opera in One Act (1922)    […]

Nov. 12 2015

The BMA presents Seeing Color: A Conversation About Race & Art

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

This Saturday afternoon at 2:00 PM The Baltimore Museum of Art will present a free panel discussion called, Seeing Color: A Conversation about Race and Art. Four esteemed panelists will each discuss 2 art works from the BMA’s collection. Gammyne Giullotte, the BMA’s Director of Interpretation and Public Engagement, joined me to talk about this […]

Nov. 11 2015

The Takács Quartet at Shriver Hall

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

  “The Takács Quartet are matchless, their supreme artistry manifest at every level.” – The Guardian, London                         The Takács Quartet plays Haydn, Dvořák, and the second commissioned work of the SHCS 50th anniversary season. Here is Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, with more.