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Apr. 24 2016

Choral Hour 4-24-16

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

8:00 AM George Frederich Handel       Dixit Dominus                           Virgin     395241 COND Emmanuelle Haim ORCH Le Concert d’astree SOLO Natalie Dessay, soprano SOLO Karine Deshayes, mezzo-soprano SOLO Philippe Jaroussky, counterten ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:32 AM Randall Thompson              The Place of the Blest                  Arsis      121 COND Rebecca Rottsolk ORCH Northwest Girlchoir SOLO And Friends (Instrumentalists) 20:50    C  1 1-4 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Apr. 23 2016

Vocalise – 04/23/16

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

8PM Ernest Bloch: Sacred Service Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic & Chorus Robert Merrill, Baritone CBS/Sony 47533

Apr. 22 2016

4-23-16 Music In Maryland Kelemen @ Candlelight!

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

This week Music In Maryland presents a concert from the Columbia Candlelight Concert Series with the Hungarian Keleman Quartet.  The concert was recorded October 17, 2015. PROGRAM: Haydn: String Quartet Op. 76, No. 2 “Quinten” Kurtág: Six Moments Musicaux Op. 44 Bartók: String Quartet No. 5 After that we had a delightful Schubert encore and […]

Apr. 20 2016

Wine World supporting a good cause

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

            Physician-violinist Andrew Nowakowski and friends, including conductor-arranger Donald Raff, are presenting a chamber music concert to benefit a cancer center in Bel Air. They came in to talk about it.    

Apr. 17 2016

Music From Movies 4-17-16

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

7:00 PM Franz Waxman                  Taras Bulba: The Ride to Dubno          Telarc     80708 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:06 PM Erich Wolfgang Korngold       Captain Blood: Music from the Film      DG/Archiv  471347 COND Sir Andre Previn ORCH London Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:22 PM Max Steiner                   Gone with the Wind (complete score)     RCA/BMG    452 COND […]

Apr. 17 2016

Choral Hour 4-17-16

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8:02 AM Gerald Finzi                  Seven partsongs  Op 17                  Chandos    8936 COND Paul Spicer SOLO The Finzi Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 AM Sir Edward Elgar              The Music Makers  Op 69                 Teldec     92374 COND Andrew Davis ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO BBC Symphony Chorus SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano

Apr. 16 2016

Vocalise – 04/16/16

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  8:00 PM Sir Michael Tippett — A Child of Our Time Conductor: Stephen Darlington Christ Church Cathedral Choir Nimbus, 5266 8:11 PM Gerald Finzi — Intimations of Immortality Opus: 29 Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra and Chorus John Mark Ainsley, tenor Hyperion, 66876  

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Jim Harp from Lyric Opera Baltimore and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  We liked the Schumann/Ravel, Stokowski transcriptions and the Dvorak.  The Vivaldi did much better than most early music ‘antique shows’.  Here are the listings…   PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/16/2016 […]

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 Music In Maryland St. David’s Bach Marathon and More!

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

Every year for the past 40 St. David’s Episcopal Church in Roland Park has presented their Bach Marathon.  Their choir director Douglas Buchanan was kind enough to send me the final performances of this year (Aus Der Tiefe Rufe Ich BWV 131) and last year (Jesu Meine Freude BW V 227).  We are pleased to […]

Apr. 12 2016

Baltimore City’s Lit Festival

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

The annual CityLit Festival, a highlight of the Baltimore literary scene, is taking place on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th on various midtown campuses. I invited CityLit founder Gregg Wilhelm to come in and talk to us about it.  

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