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This week Mary and I are joined by Kati Harrison who, in addition to being WBJC’s Operations Director, also happens to be my wife…and I happen to be her husband! We figured that since I proposed on air a year ago in February (during a fundraiser) and we celebrated our real anniversary on 5/18 fundraising, […]
This week Mary and I reviewed these two lovely sparkling wines from Alsace! The Meyer Fonne Brut Extra was a little extra but really lovely. The Willm was a bit cheaper…still solid but not as interesting. Both are nice deals at $17 and $14! Here’s our show…Enjoy!
7:00 PM Aaron Copland Our Town RCA/BMG 61699 COND Leonard Slatkin ORCH St Louis Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:10 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams Story of a Flemish Farm: Suite M Polo/HK 8223665 COND Andrew Penny ORCH RTE Concert Orchestra, Dublin ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:37 PM Maurice Jarre Ghost: End Credits Silva 1047 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of […]
8:00 AM Arvo Part Te Deum ECM 439162 COND Tonu Kaljuste ORCH Tallinn Chamber Orchestra SOLO Estonian Phil.Chamber Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:32 AM Gabriel Faure Fishermen’s Mass Harm Mundi 901292 COND Philippe Herreweghe ORCH Orch de la Chapelle Royale SOLO La Chapelle Royale Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:51 AM Johannes Brahms German Requiem: Herr, lehre doch mich…Angel/EMI 47238 […]
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf called Dietrich Fischer-Kieskau, “a born god who has it all.” Tomorrow, the 28th, marks the birthday anniversary of the great German lyric baritone. Celebrating a day early, we’ll hear selections from a song cycle very much associated with Fischer-Dieskau. 8:00 PM Franz Schubert Selections from Die Winterreise/Winter Journey D 911 CBS/Sony 48237 SOLO […]
This week I picked some of my favorite local artists to say thanks to everyone who participated in our Spring drive last week. You are so essential to WBJC you deserve this and so much more. By the way the BSO is presenting the Saint Saens Organ Symphony in June with Jim Harp and that […]
This week Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and Tuba player Ed Goldstein from The Annapolis Symphony & Peabody Ragtime Ensemble. We really liked the Mozart, The Mahler and Shostakovich not so much. Here’s the listings. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/27/2017 5:00 PM […]
Wine in a box! Before you run away screaming there are some definite advantages. Pictured above are some of our favorites. Check out our show.
Beethoven arranged for 40 HANDS, harpsichord music that predates JS Bach by over 100 years, and variations on a familiar tune for piano and orchestra by a contemporary (and rival) of Mozart. Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 57 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A Op 92 Nederland 93005 ORCH Twenty […]
The Johns Hopkins Memory & Aging Community Advisory Board (MACAB) presents the 11th Annual Holistic Health Seminar on Saturday, June 10. The event will take place from 8:30 AM-12:30 PM and will be held at the Randallstown Community Center. Chloe Jackson, Community Relations Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center stopped by to share more […]