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Mar. 24 2014

3-24-14 Word On Wine Review 2 From CA

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

This week we reviewed two iconic varietals from California. 1)2012 Talbott Kali Hart Pinot Noire.  $21.  This was perfectly nice for money and competitive with more expensive pinots.  We liked the texture and the elegance. 2)2010 Mettler Family Vineyards Zinfandel.  $19.  Lodi.  This was rough and ready…but not in a crude way.  If you are […]

Mar. 23 2014

The Dresser at Everyman

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

The Dresser is intriguing on so many levels. First of all, I was personally intrigued to learn that playwright, Ronald Harwood, was born in my hometown, Cape Town. He moved to the U.K. to pursue a career in the theatre, and The Dresser was based on his own experience working in that capacity for the […]

Mar. 23 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 3-23-14

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

8:00 AM Ludwig van Beethoven — Mass Key: C Opus: 86 Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra Janice Watson, soprano Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano John Mark Ainsley, tenor Gwynne Howell, bass and Chorus Hyperion, 66830 Sir Peter Maxwell Davies — Seven Songs Home Conductor: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Ensemble: The Choir of St. Mary’s Unicorn, 9070 Related […]

Mar. 22 2014

3-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we liked the Schumann and loved the Mendelssohn and Dvorak!  The Bach Not so much…well not at all!  Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal.  Here are the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/22/2014 5:00 PM            183 Robert Schumann               Symphony No.  1 in B-Flat  Op […]

Mar. 22 2014

3/22/14 – Bachalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Get ready to Swingle with J.S. Bach!  There’s also profound and moving music by “The Boss” on tonight’s Vocalise. Johann Sebastian Bach: 1st movement from the Brandenburg Concerto No.  3 in G Virgin     61472 ORCH Swingle Singers 8:02 PM Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 29: Wir danken Gott  BWV 29 Teldec     835034 COND […]

Mar. 21 2014

3-22-14 Music in Maryland…Concert Artists of Baltimore

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

This week we take you back to a stellar event that took place on May 5, 2012 at the Patricia and Art Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric Opera House.  Edward Polochick conducted a massive cast that was made up of Concert Artists of Baltimore and the Peabody Orchestra and Chorus!  On the Program […]

Mar. 21 2014

3-21-14 Word On Wine Do It Yourself Wine Tasting!

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

Why wait around for someone else to host a wine tasting when you can do it yourself!  Mary and I did our own informal thing a few weeks ago and it went fabulously well.  You can be as informal or as structured as you like!  Either way it makes for a great party.  We offer […]

Mar. 18 2014

The Actor-Manager

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

                      Carl Schurr is playing the actor-manager playing Lear for Everyman. He came to talk to us.       Related posts: 8-25-13 Music In The Great Hall Begins Another Fine Season! Little known Verdi opera Shriver Hall Concert Series gets bigger

Mar. 17 2014

The Dresser

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

                            Bruce Nelson talks about his role as the dresser in Everyman Theatre’s current production.       Related posts: Everyman’s final offering for 2012-1213 Musica Callada Happy Birthday, Verdi, and Kudos to Maestro Love!

Mar. 17 2014

Sublime Septet

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

The Scharoun Ensemble Berlin, making their Shriver Hall Concert debut yesterday evening, showed us again why we are so lucky to have this chamber music series in Baltimore. They gave us an excellent reading of the Brahms Clarinet Quintet. Then came the Beethoven Septet — and it was one of those performances where you find […]

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