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Jul. 05 2014

7-5-14 Music In Maryland.

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

This week Music in Maryland (MiM) features a concert from the Chamber Music By Candlelight series recorded at 2nd Presbyterian Church on November 9, 2008.   CMBC features musicians from the Baltimore Symphony.  On the program… Roland Manuel: Suite Dans Le Gout Espagnol.  Michael Lisicky, oboe; Andrew Balio, trumpet; Fei Xie, bassoon; Mary Woehr, piano. Brahms: […]

Jul. 05 2014

7-5-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we re-run an oldie but a goodie!  Our panelists Jim Weiss from John Hopkins University, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Charles Ellis from the Prince Georges Philharmonic.  Lots of Shostakovich…what could be bad! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/05/2014 5:00 PM            274 Felix Mendelssohn             Violin Concerto in e Op 64              London     7260 COND Riccardo […]

Jul. 05 2014

7/05/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM No fireworks on tonight’s Vocalise! Instead we’ll be soothed by Fauré’s comforting and graceful Requiem. Gabriel Faure                  Requiem  Op 48       Telarc  80135 COND Robert Shaw Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Atlanta Symphony Chorus Judith Blegen, soprano James Morris, bass 8:35 PM Gabriel Faure                  La bonne Chanson Op 61 DG/Archiv  447752 Anne Sofie von […]

Jul. 03 2014

7-3-14 Word On Wine Sommelier Questions!

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

Recently Food and Wine had a really nice article on what to ask a sommelier at a restaurant.  These situations can be perilous (as much as anything regarding wine can be perilous!) but asking the right questions can really help both at the restaurant and at the wine store.  Check out the show and try […]

Jul. 03 2014

7-3-14 Word On Wine Som 1! What to Ask.

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

Not too long ago I watched the documentary Som on Netflix and it made a big impression…highly recommended.  Food and Wine recently had a nice article on what questions to ask the Sommelier so that you would get the best results.  The questions would work equally well in a good wine store.  Enjoy the show! […]

Jun. 30 2014

6-30-14. Word On Wine Review. One SB From NZ and a Minervois!

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

This week we review two white wines…One from France and one from New Zealand. 1)2012 Chateau CoupRoses Champ Du Roy.  Vin de Pays Des Cotes Du Brian.  This was a blend of Viognier, Grenache Blanc and Marsanne.  Cotes Du Brian is in the Languedoc appellation of Minervois.  $14.  Not Mary’s usual thing but she really […]

Jun. 29 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 6-29-14

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

8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach — Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne Key: d Ensemble: Hilliard Ensemble (vocal) Christoph Poppen, violin ECM, 461895   8:16 AM Sir Edward Elgar — Coronation Ode Opus: 44 Conductor: Sir Alexander Gibson Ensemble: Scottish National Orchestra Scottish National Orch Chorus Chandos, 8430   8:55 AM Giovanni Palestrina — Reges Tharsis […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Music In Maryland.

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

This week is the first of three broadcasts featuring Baltimore Symphony musicians and concerts from the Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore.  Our concerto tonight was recorded on February 28, 2010. On the program… Prechtl:  Lucky To Be Born.  Text by Walt Whitman.  Narrator Braxton Young;  Brian Prechtl, percussion; Rene Hernandez, trumpet. Prokofiev: Sonata for 2 […]

Jun. 28 2014

6-28-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, musicologist and author John Gingerich, and pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University.  Evan and John have just returned from a year in Berlin and it is a pleasure to welcome them back.  Of everything played on the show we liked the Cage the […]

Jun. 28 2014

6/28/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM When I hear the great madrigals of Monteverdi, The Musicians by Caravaggio come to mind. If you are a fan of Baroque and Pre-Baroque music then you will want to listen to tonight’s Vocalise!  George Frederich Handel        Giulio Cesare, “La giustizia ha già sull’arco” PBO 1 COND Nicholas McGegan Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra […]

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