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Jul. 02 2016

Vocalise – 07/02/16

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

It’s going to warm up as if it were a 4th of July picnic, on tonight’s Vocalise! Enjoy! 8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak                Symphony No. 9 in e Op 95 : Largo       DG/Archiv  1305 COND Barry Wordsworth ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Bryn Terfel, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM George Gershwin               Porgy and Bess: Summertime              RCA/BMG    68152 […]

Jul. 02 2016

Booknotes catering to all demographics

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

            “The older the better” is the motto of Passager, a journal and an imprint publishing the work of writers over 50 … and over 60, 70, 80, 90, . . . Kendra Kopelke, co-editor, came in to talk about the publication.        

Jun. 30 2016

7-2-16 Music In Maryland July 4 and Meng Su!

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This week Music In Maryland features two pieces of Americana and a number of selections from a new CD by guitarist Meng Su.  You might know Meng from the Beijing Guitar Duo.  The recording is ambitious and interesting.  Here are the listings.  Hope you have a happy and safe holiday weekend. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/02/2016 […]

Jun. 26 2016

Music From Movies 6-26-16

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

7:00 PM John Williams                 Raiders of the Lost Ark: March          Telarc     80094 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra 7:05 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky: Complete Film Score   RCA/BMG    61926 COND Yuri Temirkanov                                 ORCH Saint Petersburg Philharmonic SOLO Evgenia Gorohovskaya,mezzo-sop SOLO St.Petersburg Teleradio Chorus SOLO St. Petersburg Chamber Chorus SOLO St. Petersburg Capella Chorus […]

Jun. 26 2016

Choral Hour 6-26-16

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

8:00 AM Francis Poulenc               Mass in G                               Nimbus     5197 COND Stephen Darlington SOLO Christ Church Cathedral Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:21 AM Alessandro Scarlatti          Dixit Dominus                           Avie       2274 COND Owen Rees ORCH Choir of Queens College Oxford ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:46 AM Anatoly Liadov                Russian Folk Songs (second set)         Ch du Mond 288144 ORCH Moscow Acad. of Choral Singing

Jun. 25 2016

06-25-16 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield of The American Record Guide, Tuba maven Ed Goldstein from The Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and conductor Jed Gaylin from The Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Orchestra. Here are the listings…Hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 06/25/2016 5:00 PM            50194 Jean Sibelius                 Ett ensamt skidspar( A Lonely […]

Jun. 25 2016

Vocalise – 06/25/16

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

8:00 PM Ludwig van Beethoven Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage: Cantata DG/Archiv 419779 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Vienna State Opera Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Ernest Chausson Poeme de l’Amour et de la Mer Op 19 Angel/EMI 55120 COND Riccardo Muti ORCH The Philadelphia Orchestra SOLO Waltraud Meier, mezzo ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:35 PM […]

Jun. 24 2016

Modern-day troubadour

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

Brian Kay, dubbed a modern-day troubadour, is releasing a new CD with Ayreheart. He talks about the tradition of historical plucked instruments and ancient songs of the world.            

Jun. 24 2016

Get on your bikes and ride!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

From July 22-24, scooter enthusiasts will meet at various locations in Baltimore to check out one another’s bikes, listen to music, meet like-minded folks, and oh, yes, ride! There hasn’t been a scooter rally in Charm City for a few years, so fans of two-wheeled transit (myself included) have good reason to be excited about […]

Jun. 24 2016

6-25-16 Music In Maryland. Chamber Music On The Hill; Music Hath Charms.

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

This week Music In Maryland presents a concert from the Chamber Music On The Hill Series.  The concert featured two string Sextets played by the Charm City Chamber Players and was recorded at McDaniel College in Westminster on Sunday September 20, 2015.  The program and program notes are listed below, just click on the link.  […]