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Feb. 28 2015

2/28/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM John Williams — Call Of The Champions Conductor: Craig Jessop Ensemble: Mormon Tabernacle Choir MTC, 302   8:04 PM Leonard Bernstein — Chichester Psalms Conductor: Gerard Schwarz Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Liverpool Metro Cath. Choir Liverpool Phil. Youth Choir Michael Small, treble Naxos, 559456   8:22 PM John Adams — Harmonium Conductor: Robert […]

Feb. 27 2015

3-2-15 Word On Wine Monte & Duke

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

This week Mary and I review two reds we are both fond of.   Mary reviewed the 2012 DaMa Montepulciano D’abruzzo.  $12.  Nice Cherries and rustic in all the right places.  I reviewed the 2012 Molly Duker Shiraz.  $19.  I had heard about this wine from Kati and decided to pick up a bottle.  16% […]

Feb. 27 2015

2-26-15 Word On Wine Myths 2!

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

We all have ideas about wine…some are true and some not so much.  Mary and I take a second week to discuss some common wine myths.  We are having fun taping new shows…hope you like this one. Related posts: 5/3/12 Word On Wine First Time! 8-11-14 Word On Wine Cloudy Bordeaux 7-10-14 Word On Wine […]

Feb. 27 2015

2-28-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Tuba Player Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic.  We liked the Chopin but adored both the Bruckner and the Wagner.  The Berlioz was a split! Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show. […]

Feb. 26 2015

2-28-15 Music in Maryland Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 1

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 1 Comment

This week Music in Maryland is pleased to present the first of three concerts from the 2014 Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival.  Our program was recorded at the Avalon Theatre in Easton Maryland and took place on June 6, 2014. Schubert: The Shepherd On The Rock.  Kendra Colton, soprano.  J. Lawrie Bloom, clarinet. Leva Jokubaviciute, piano […]

Feb. 24 2015

A Strauss rarity

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Richard Strauss’s Guntram is not to be confused with Saint Guntram, who was the king of Burgundy from 561 to 592. Rather, he was the young Strauss’s own concoction for his first opera, written very much under the influence of Wagner in 1894, and revised in 1940. Richard Strauss’s collaboration with the librettist Hugo von […]

Feb. 24 2015

Fret Fest

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

Peabody is presenting its 6th annual Fret Festival. Guitarist and organizer, Zane Forshee, came to talk about it.                   Related posts: Angel or Devil? Truth Is More Compelling Than Fiction The Melodies of Brahms With Denyce Graves and no Hands!

Feb. 22 2015

The Merchant with Folger

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

Henry Clay Folger (amongst his claims to fame, he was the nephew of the founder of Folgers Coffee) was born in New York City, in 1857, and he made his career there as president and chairman of Standard Oil of New York. On the side, he and his wife, Emily, became avid collectors of Shakespeareana […]

Feb. 22 2015

2-22-15 Toccata

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

PLAY DATE: Sun, 02/22/2015 6:00 PM            29863 Philip Hayes                  Piano Concerto No.4 in A                Hyperion   66700 COND Paul Nicholson ORCH The Parley of Instruments SOLO Paul Nicholson, fortepiano 12:50    C  1 15-17 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:16 PM            653 Ludwig van Beethoven          Piano Sonata No. 29 in B-Flat  Op 106 “HVox/MMG    5500 SOLO Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Piano 43:26    C  […]

Feb. 22 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 2-22-15

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

8:00 AM Arvo Part — Te Deum Conductor: Tonu Kaljuste Ensemble: Tallinn Chamber Orchestra Estonian Phil.Chamber Choir ECM, 439162   8:30 AM George Frederich Handel — O praise the Lord with one consent Ensemble: The Sixteen Chandos, 505   8:55 AM John Rutter — Distant Land (dedicated to Nelson Mandela) Conductor: Craig Jessop Ensemble: Mormon […]