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8:00 PM Henry Purcell Music for a While Vanguard 2002 SOLO Alfred Deller, counter-tenor SOLO Walter Bergman, harpsichord ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Antonio Vivaldi Gloria in D RV 589 DG/Archiv 4776737 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO English Concert Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:34 PM Mateo Flecha El Fuego CBS/Sony 46699 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH […]
Mason Jar Press is an independent press based out of Baltimore since 2014. It specializes in in handmade, limited edition chapbooks and full-length publications featuring strong, straight-forward poetry and prose that’s just a little off. Founder and Editor-In-Chief, Ian Anderson, and Assistant Editor, Natalie Ko, came in to talk about what’s new. […]
On almost any given day, if you were to stop by WBJC’s studios, you’d hear someone mention food. The staff at this radio station loves to natter on about all things culinary – favorite cookbooks, silly food trends, amazing (or dreadful) restaurants we’ve recently tried – if you can eat it or drink it, we’ve […]
The grand reopening of Baltimore Center Stage, following a year-long renovation, showcases Mary Zimmerman’s adaptation of the ancient Chinese fable, The White Snake. It’s on in the newly reconfigured Head Theater, with music composed, improvised, and performed by a quartet led by Music Director, Jeff Song, who came in to talk to us about it. […]
Inspired by the gastronomical movement, farm-to-table, this “sustainably sourced” concert includes flavors from our own backyard, with works by several Baltimore and Maryland-based composers, including Douglas Buchanan, who came in with Handel Choir’s Arian Khaefi to talk about it.
7:00 PM Jerome Moross The Big Country: Music from the Film Silva 5006 COND Tony Bremner ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra 7:04 PM Maurice Jarre Red Sun: Suite Silva 1061 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague Philharmonic 7:16 PM Ennio Morricone Once Upon a Time in the West: Selections RCA/BMG 60706 COND Henry Mancini ORCH […]
A Masterwork Concert featuring Mozart and the DC-area premiere of a Dixit Dominus by little known Marianna von Martines is being presented by the Maryland Choral Society. Here’s MCS Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan.
8:00 AM Charles Gounod St. Cecilia Mass Angel/EMI 47094 COND Georges Pretre ORCH Radio France Philharmonic Orch SOLO and Chorus SOLO Barbara Hendricks, soprano SOLO Laurence Dale, tenor SOLO Jean-Philippe LaFont, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:48 AM George Frederich Handel Let Thy Hand be Strengthened HWV 259 London 4758363 COND David Hill ORCH Brandenburg Consort SOLO Winchester […]
This week Music in Maryland has some great performances both live and recorded. We begin with cellist Edgar Moreau who is performing tonight at Candlelight Concerts in Columbia. After that we have the pleasure of hearing the amazing pianist Behzod Abduraimov play the Prokofiev 6th piano sonata and a beautiful Tchaikovsky encore. That concert was […]
This week we have the pleasure of having two fine panelists from the Occasional Symphony, their Artistic Director Joshua Hong and their Executive Director James Young. They were joined by stalwart veteran panelist Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide. While the Strauss was pretty good, the rest of the pieces were fabulous. Nice to […]