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Oct. 26 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 10-26-14

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

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Henry Purcell-My heart is inditing                    DG/Archiv  419613 COND Simon Preston SOLO Choir of Westminster Abbey ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:17 AM Francis Poulenc-Four Short Prayers of Saint Francis     Virgin     91075 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Dietrich Buxtehude-Heut Triumphieret Gottes Sohn           Harm Mundi 901333 COND Rene Jacobs SOLO Concerto Vocale SOLO […]

Oct. 25 2014

10/25/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM 8:00 PM Georges Bizet-Carmen: Habanera (“L’amour est un oiseau”)  DG/Archiv  6582 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Teresa Berganza, mezzo-soprano SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Georges Bizet-Pearl Fishers: “Au fond du temple saint”  RCA/BMG    62699 COND Anton Guadagno ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Placido Domingo, tenor SOLO Sherrill Milnes, baritone […]

Oct. 25 2014

10-25-14 Music In Maryland…Pro Musica Rara, Poe And The Diabolical Baroque!

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

Well boys and girls it’s almost Halloween and we are broadcasting a concert featuring scary baroque and baroque like music.  Before the scary stuff a quick plug for Pro Musica Rara who are performing a program called Perilous Fights, Music of War and Peace From Baltimore to the Bastille.  The concert is tomorrow at 3:30 […]

Oct. 25 2014

10-25-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panelists were 2/3 of the Aspen String Trio, violist Victoria Chiang and cellist Michael Mermagen.  Other than the Beethoven which was horrid (my opinion!) we loved everything.  Hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/25/2014 5:00 PM            1778 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Violin Concerto No.  5 in A K   219 “TurHanssler   93316 […]

Oct. 23 2014

10-23-14 Word On Wine Franciacorta

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

This week my guest is Giovanni Bresciani, Export Manager from L’Arcipelago Muratori.   Giovanni works at Villa Crespia where they are making Franciacorta…an Italian sparkling wine using the grapes found in Champagne…Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.   It was nice of him to pay us a visit and talk about his unique area of Italy and their philosophy […]

Oct. 23 2014

“unique, elegant, and refined…”

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

      The Belcea Quartet brings Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert to the Shriver Hall Concert Series on Sunday evening. Series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, is very enthusiastic about the group.         Related posts: Those viola jokes… Affairs Of Notes – And Words, Too! Discovering young artists

Oct. 19 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 10-19-14

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

8:00 AM Franz Schubert — Mass No. 2 Key: G Conductor: Robert Shaw Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Atlanta Symphony Chorus Dawn Upshaw, soprano David Gordon, tenor William Stone, baritone   8:24 AM Johann Sebastian Bach — Cantata: “Be Joyful, ye hearts” Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Kai Wessel, alto (countertenr) James Taylor, tenor Peter […]

Oct. 18 2014

10/18/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff- Vocalise  Op 34/14   RCA/BMG    70931 COND Leopold Stokowski ORCH American Symphony Orchestra SOLO Anna Moffo, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams- Songs of Travel   CBC(RCI)   1115 SOLO Gerald Finley, baritone SOLO Stephen Ralls, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 PM Richard Strauss-  Six Songs   Chandos    9166 COND Neeme Jarvi ORCH Royal Scottish National […]

Oct. 17 2014

The Mozart Flute

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

              BSO Principal Flute, Emily Skala, is stepping to the front of the Meyerhoff stage to play a Mozart concerto this weekend. It was my pleasure to speak with her about it.       Related posts: A Legendary “Lover” at the Lyric Angel or Devil? A Concerto Born […]

Oct. 12 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 10-12-14

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

8:00 AM Ralph Vaughan Williams — Five Mystical Songs Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra Corydon Singers Hyperion, 66420   8:21 AM William Byrd — Mass for five voices Conductor: Peter Philips Ensemble: The Tallis Scholars Gimell, 345   8:52 AM George Frederich Handel — Let Their Celestial Concerts Conductor: Marcus Creed Ensemble: RIAS-Sinfonietta […]