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Mar. 03 2018

Booknotes investigates a mystery novel set in India

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

    It’s 1920s Bombay, and Perveen Mistry becomes one of the first female lawyers in India. Her legal work turns to sleuthing as she tries to work out the mystery behind the three widows of Malabar Hill, who are living in purdah. Sujata Massey – half Indian herself – is the author.     […]

Mar. 02 2018

Toccata listings 3/4/18

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

On Tonight’s program, Chopin for organ! Also one of the 6 Trio sonatas by Bach for organ, and a piano concerto by Gian Carlo Menotti, a composer best known for operas!  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 5467 Frederic Chopin Etude No. 12 in c-Sharp Op 10 Telarc 80711 SOLO Cameron Carpenter, organ […]

Mar. 01 2018

A user friendly concert series in Prince George’s County

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 8 Comments

      The Davies Concert Series in Camp Springs, Maryland is in its 46th year, but is new to WBJC. Here is their Secretary, Hiram Larew PhD.          

Feb. 25 2018

Monday 02/26/18 New York Philharmonic This Week

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David Robertson Conducts Ravel, Barber, and Bartok   RAVEL:                       Suite from Ma Mère l’Oye (Mother Goose) BARBER:                    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 14  Gil Shaham, violin BARTÓK:                    The Wooden Prince: A Dancing-Play in One Act, to a Libretto by Béla Balázs, Op. 13

Feb. 25 2018

Music From Movies 2-25-18

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

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Leo Delibes Les filles de Cadiz The girls of Cadiz CBS/Sony 39669 COND Steven Mercurio ORCH Prague Chamber Orchestra SOLO Ana Maria Martinez, soprano 7:04 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos A lenda do caboclo (Legend of a Native) CBS/Sony 39669 SOLO Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars SOLO Yo-Yo Ma, cello 7:08 PM John […]

Feb. 25 2018

Choral Hour 2-25-18

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

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Adolphus Hailstork I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes BSO Class. 1 COND Daniel Hege ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra SOLO Thomas Young, tenor SOLO Morgan State College Choir 8:21 AM Sir Edward Elgar Coronation Ode Op 44 Chandos 8430 COND Sir Alexander Gibson ORCH Scottish National Orchestra SOLO Scottish National Orch Chorus […]

Feb. 24 2018

Vocalise – 2/24/18

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

8:00 PM 8:00 PM George Frederich Handel Zadok the Priest   Avie 2270 COND Jeannette Sorrell ORCH Apollo’s Fire SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM George Frederich Handel Theodora: “As with rosy steps”   BBC 13 SOLO Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, mezzo SOLO Roger Vignoles, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 PM George Frederich Handel Esther: Highlights   L’Oiseau 414423 […]

Feb. 24 2018

2-24-18 Music In Maryland Celebrating Stravinsky…and Dvorak!

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

The Baltimore Symphony is performing Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring this week so I thought we would air their recording.  This was actually produced as an I Tunes Download and not available on CD.  I’m getting good use of my $5.99.  I decided to use some vintage BSO Stravinsky from The Zinman years and some Dvorak […]

Feb. 24 2018

2-24-18 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we had all new either reissues or brand new recordings.  Our panel was author/pianist Kris Faatz, Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library.  We liked pretty much everything, especially the Debussy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/24/2018 5:00 PM 57 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in […]

Feb. 21 2018

Koo koo ka choo, indeed!

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

From February 23-March 4, Dundalk Community Theatre is presenting Terry Johnson’s stage adaptation of the iconic 1967 film “The Graduate.” Recently, I spoke with director Todd Starkey about the play’s exploration of family dynamics, intimate relationships, and the huge societal changes that took place during the 1960’s. I have the honor of portraying Mrs. Robinson […]