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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.
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 […]
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 …
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]