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Nov. 19 2016

Vocalise – 11/19/16

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

8:00 PM Felix Mendelssohn   Symphony No. 2 in B-Flat  Op 52 “Song of Praise” Sung Portion                                               Teldec     244178 COND Kurt Masur ORCH Gewandhausorchester Leipzig SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Barbara Bonney, soprano SOLO Edith Wiens, soprano SOLO Peter Schreier, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:37 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.9: 4th Mvt. “Ode to Joy”  OpDG/Archiv  9661 […]

Nov. 18 2016

11-21-16 Word On Wine Thanksgiving Cocktails!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week I made Mary two cocktails…The first was a re-imagined Bloody Mary and was a little dicey…It was kind of like gazpacho with vodka…It mostly suffered from a weird color!  It tasted pretty good though.  It probably needs lots of garnish and a bit more work!  The second was a fabulous Cranberry Cinnamon Whiskey […]

Nov. 18 2016

11-19-16 Music In Maryland…Lenny in The Old Line State.

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

As you can see Leonard Bernstein made his debut on November 14, 1943.  I thought it might be nice to celebrate the occasion with some of the Baltimore Symphony’s fine Bernstein recordings with conductors David Zinman and Marin Alsop. Here’s our program! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/19/2016 6:00 PM 681 Leonard Bernstein Candide Overture […]

Nov. 18 2016

Toccata 11/20/16

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

This week, some “fiddle” music for the organ, and a Beethoven symphony a la Franz Liszt!   6:00 PM Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude & Fugue in d BWV 539 “Fiddle” Newport 60002 SOLO Anthony Newman, organ 5:39 C 1 5-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:05 PM Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Op 55 “EroicaHarm Mundi […]

Nov. 17 2016

11-17-16 Word On Wine Drink Alikes

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

  This week Mary and I talk about Drink Alikes!  Basically, if you like this but don’t like the price tag, are there bottles which will give you a sense of their elder sisters without their cost?  Indeed there are and a little creative shopping will do the trick.  Check out our show for some […]

Nov. 15 2016

A Baltimore musical collaboration

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

      The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Shriver Hall Concert Series are collaborating to present the St. Lawrence String Quartet in a series of concerts celebrating the music of Beethoven. BSO’s General Manager, Tonya Robles, and Shriver Concerts’ Excecutive Director, Catherine Cochran, came in to talk about the variety of concerts taking place November […]

Nov. 13 2016

Music From Movies 11-13-16

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

7:00 PM              Carl Davis                    Pride and Prejudice                     Centurion  204497 COND Carl Davis ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Martin Roscoe,piano 7:05 PM Sir Arnold Bax                Oliver Twist-Suite                      Silva      1094 COND Kenneth Alwyn ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 7:21 PM Patrick Doyle                 Sense and Sensibility: Orig. Soundtrack CBS/Sony   62258 COND Robert Ziegler ORCH Studio Orchestra Soprano, Jane […]

Nov. 13 2016

Choral Hour 11-13-16

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

8:00 AM John Rutter                   Visions                                 Collegium  139 COND John Rutter ORCH Aurora Orchestra SOLO Cambridge Singers             Cambridge  Singers SOLO Kerson Leong, violinist ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Joseph Haydn                  Te Deum in C HOB 23                     DG/Archiv  423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 AM Randall Thompson              Frostiana: Seven Country Songs          Koch […]

Nov. 12 2016

Vocalise – 11/12/16

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

8:00 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Fidelio:  “Prisoner’s Chorus”        DG/Archiv  453811 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH Orch Revolutionnaire et Romant SOLO Monteverdi Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Franz Schubert                Schwanengesang (Complete)  D   957      Philips    411051 SOLO Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar. SOLO Alfred Brendel, piano

Nov. 11 2016

11-14-15 Word On Wine Texas Albarino and California Chardonnay!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

1)Yes indeed boys and girls it’s an albarino from Texas and you know what…it’s pretty damn good!  About $15 and worth it.  Find out for yourself what the bounty of Lubbock has to offer!  Mcpherson from Castanio Prado Vineyards! 2)Foxglove Chardonnay Central Coast California.  This was a big brassy Chardonnay which was un-oaked but had […]