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Jul. 31 2015

8/01/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM He’s charming, romantic and true. Plus he can fly and play the flute!  What’s not to love about Papageno!  Papageno and some other male characters will delight and confound us on tonight’s Vocalise.       Georges Bizet   Pearl Fishers: “Au fond du temple saint”  RCA/BMG    7799 COND Renato Cellini ORCH RCA Italiana […]

Jul. 27 2015

7-27-15 Word On Wine House of Mandela Deep River Blends.

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

This week Mary and I review 2 wines from the House of Mandela winery in South Africa.  The winery was set up by Nelson Mandela’s daughter and grand daughter to honor their father and grandfather.  All wines from the winery are fair trade.  We reviewed two blends from the Deep River collection.  Both cost $11.  […]

Jul. 26 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 7-26-15

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8:00 AM Charles Gounod                St. Cecilia Mass                        Angel/EMI  47094 COND Georges Pretre ORCH Radio France Philharmonic Orch SOLO and Chorus SOLO Barbara Hendricks, soprano SOLO Laurence Dale, tenor SOLO Jean-Philippe LaFont, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:47 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne in d BWV ECM        461895 ORCH Hilliard Ensemble (vocal) SOLO Christoph Poppen, […]

Jul. 25 2015

7-25-15 Music in Maryland Leon Fleisher!

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

Earlier this week Leon Fleisher celebrated his 87th birthday on July 23.  I thought that this would be a good occasion to pay tribute to one of the most important musicians both at Peabody and in the Mid Atlantic Region.  I tried to pick repertoire from his earliest George Szell collaborations to his most recent […]

Jul. 25 2015

7-25-15 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Ed Goldstein tuba player from the Annapolis Symphony and Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Orchestra.  We had lots of disagreement and good discussion.  Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/25/2015 5:00 PM            129 Wolfgang […]

Jul. 25 2015

7/25/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Vocalise presents A woman’s love and life in songs and arias! Johann Strauss II             Wine, Women & Song  Op 333              M Polo/HK  223250 COND Johannes Wildner ORCH Slovak Radio SO, Bratislava SOLO Vienna Men’s Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Aida: “Celeste Aida”                    CBS/Sony   92042 COND Pier Giorgio Morandi ORCH Parma Opera Orchestra […]

Jul. 24 2015

Music From Movies 7-26-15

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

7:00 PM Mozart at the Movies! So much and so little time! Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Marriage of Figaro:Recitative+Sull’Aria DG/Archiv  9876 COND Nikolaus Harnoncourt ORCH Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Anna Netrebko, soprano SOLO Dorothea Roschmann,soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:03 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Flute & Harp Concerto in C K   299      Analekta   9990 COND Bernard Labadie ORCH Les […]

Jul. 23 2015

7-23-15 Word On Wine Racines de la Terre.

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

This week I continue my discussion with Keith Kuhn from Pacific Chaser.  We are talking about a line of wines from the Languedoc called Racines de la Terre or in English Roots of the Earth.  This a reasonably priced line of varietal wines with everything from Pinot Noir to Malbec to Chardonnay.  They are located […]

Jul. 19 2015

Music From Movies 7-19-15

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

7:00 PM Ahhhhh, love is in the air and on Music from Movies!                 Maurice Jarre                 Doctor Zhivago: Lara’s Theme            RCA/BMG    60392 COND Arthur Fiedler ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Giacomo Puccini               Gianni Schicchi: “O Mio Babbino Caro”   CBS/Sony   39208 COND John Pritchard ORCH London Philharmonic […]

Jul. 19 2015

WBJC Choral Hour 7-19-15

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8:00 AM Michael Praetorius            Magnificat per omnes versus super…….CBS/Sony   48039 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH Huelgas Ensemble ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:21 AM Antonin Dvorak                Moravian Duets  Op 32                   Chandos    9257 COND Josef Pancik ORCH Prague Chamber Choir SOLO Marian Lapsansky, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:52 AM Ludwig van Beethoven          Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage: Cantata Vox/MMG    5099 COND Stanislaw […]

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