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Jan. 14 2016

MICA’s new President

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

Samuel (Sammy) Hoi has quietly and smilingly brought an energized breath of fresh air to the Maryland Institute College of Art. It was my pleasure to invite him into the WBJC studios for an interview.                    

Jan. 14 2016

1-14-16 Word On Wine Hamilton Russell 2 Southern Right!

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

This week I continue my discussions with Anthony and Olive Hamilton Russell from Hamilton Russell Vineyard in Walker Bay South Africa.  We talked about their Southern Right Sauvignon Blanc and Pinotage.  Frankly, both were lovely and cost about $12.  I love the Sauvignon Blanc and bought a case.  I’m probably going to buy a case […]

Jan. 13 2016

“Chiara’s Diary”

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

The Early Music group, Europa Galante, will be recreating the musical life at an all girls’ orphanage in Baroque-era Venice in their program at Shriver Hall. Here is Catherine Cochran with more …            

Jan. 12 2016

St. David’s marks MLK

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

                St. David’s Church in Roland Park is honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. with works by two Baltimore composers on January 17th. I spoke to St. David’s Music Director, Dr. Douglas Buchanan.      

Jan. 10 2016

Music from Movies by John Williams! 1-10-16

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

7:00 PM John Williams                 Star Wars: Main Theme                   CBS/Sony   62788 COND John Williams ORCH London Symphony Orchestra 7:05 PM John Williams                 The Cowboys: Overture                   Philips    400071 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra 7:14 PM            29573 John Williams                 The Reivers: Suite from the Film        CBS/Sony   64147 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra SOLO Burgess […]

Jan. 10 2016

Choral Hour 1-10-16

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

Join me for celebratory music this morning on the Choral Hour!  Judith K. will also been speaking with Dr. Douglas Buchanan about a special Choral Evensong in Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. 8:00 AM Sir Arthur Sullivan           Te Deum (1872)                          BBC        203 COND Sir Charles Mackerras ORCH BBC Concert Orchestra SOLO London Choral Society […]

Jan. 09 2016

Vocalise 1-9-16

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

Tonight, Vocalise will go from Sultry to serious with a French twist!   8:00 PM Maurice Ravel                 Sheherazade                             Philips    446682 COND Seiji Ozawa ORCH Boston Symphony Orchestra SOLO Sylvia McNair, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:15 PM Gabriel Faure           La bonne Chanson  (The good Song)  Op 61      DG/Archiv  447752 SOLO Anne Sofie von Otter, alto SOLO Bengt Forsberg, […]

Jan. 08 2016

1-9-16 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we had two excellent clarinettists as panelists.  Robert DiLutis from University Of Maryland College Park and David Drosinos one of Baltimore’s musical treasures!  We had an interesting show and paid tribute to the two conductors we lost this week Gilbert Kaplan and Pierre Boulez. Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY […]

Jan. 08 2016

1-9-16 Music In Maryland: Peabody Renaissance Ensemble!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 1 Comment

This week Music in Maryland features a concert with The Peabody Renaissance Ensemble and The Baltimore Baroque Band.  The concert was entitled In The Moon Of Wintertime and was recorded on Saturday December 12, 2015 at Leith Symington Griswold Hall.  The program featured Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque and Sephardic music all designed to drive the cold  […]

Jan. 07 2016

1-7-16 Word On Wine Hamilton Russell Winery.

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

This week I am finally airing an interview I conducted with Anthony and Olive Hamilton Russell in the Fall.  Their wines are really excellent and I was inspired to buy a case of their Southern Right Sauvignon Blanc and will probably soon purchase a case of their Pinotage.  I was also inspired by their descriptions […]

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