Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Oct. 17 2017

Art songs inspired by Baltimore composer Spencer Huffman

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

Baltimore Musicales is presenting an evening of music by Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Berg, Vaughan Williams and more, plus the première of songs by Baltimore composer Spencer Huffman. Soprano, Thea Tullman Moore, is the Executive Director.      

Oct. 16 2017

The BSO looks to high cuisine

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

          The Baltimore Symphony Associates are presenting their 2nd annual Kitchens of Note tour on October 18th. Carolyn Lassahn is one of the master minds behind it.    

Oct. 08 2017

Music From Movies 10-08-17

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

  7:00 PM Ennio Morricone The Mission: Suite from the Film CBS/Sony 93456 COND Ennio Morricone ORCH Roma Sinfonietta Orchestra SOLO Yo-Yo Ma, cello ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:07 PM 28319 Erich Wolfgang Korngold Adventures of Robin Hood: Suite from theDenon 75470 COND John Scott ORCH Royal Philharmonic Pops Orch. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:26 PM Ennio Morricone Sergio Leone Suite […]

Oct. 08 2017

Choral Hour 10-08-17

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

Great choral music by Byrd and Mahler is on the way plus  Judith Krummeck speaks with Douglas Buchanan about a community choir for all people.   8:00 AM William Byrd Mass for four voices Gimell 345 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 8 in E-Flat “Symphony […]

Oct. 07 2017

10-9-17 Word On Wine Montes Alpha Whites!

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

  A while ago I received a very nice e mail from the folks at Montes Alpha in Chile…they asked if we would review their wine…I said heck yes!  The good news is these are lovely…both around $16…Both are nicely made.  The Chardonnay is oakey but well balanced and the Sauvignon Blanc is just on […]

Oct. 07 2017

Vocalise – 10/07/17

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

Since it’s the 271st birthday anniversary of American composer William Billings, I decided it might be fun to have an all American program for you tonight!  8:00 PM William Billings I am the Rose of Sharon Harm Mundi 2907126 COND Paul Hillier ORCH His Majestie’s Clerkes ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Samuel Barber Hermit Songs CBS/Sony 60899 […]

Oct. 07 2017

10-7-17 Face The Music Listings!

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

Our cast for this show was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Ed Goldstein Tuba player with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Jed Gaylin, conductor of the Hopkins Symphony  and Bay Atlantic Orchestra.  We loved the Mozart and the Beethoven.  Here are the listings!   PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/07/2017 5:00 PM 232 Sergei Rachmaninoff […]

Oct. 07 2017

10-7-17 Music In Maryland Chamber Music By Candlelight!

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

I recently bumped into violinist Ivan Stefanovic at the BCO concert and he said he was trying to get me new recordings of his colleagues from Chamber Music By Candlelight at Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore…so while we patiently like Job here are a few vintage recordings featuring BSO musicians. Pender: Variations for Oboe and […]

Oct. 07 2017

The detective work of dramaturgy

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

    Gavin Witt is the Director of Dramaturgy at Baltimore Center Stage. But what, exactly, is dramaturgy? Luckily, he knows, and he can enlighten us.                        

Oct. 06 2017

A choir of hope for all people

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

Voices Rise is a community choir for all people based out of Paul’s Place Outreach Center and supported by the Peabody Institute and St David’s Church. It’s lead by Douglas Buchanan.