Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Oct. 11 2014

10-11-14 Music In Maryland Pacifica Quartet!

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

This week Music in Maryland features a concert from the Candlelight Concert Society from April 14 2012.  The Pacifica Quartet perform on their own and joined by pianist Christopher Shih.  On the program Beethoven’s String Quartet op. 18 # 6, Shostakovich’s String Quartet # 9 op. 117 and Schumann’s Piano Quintet. Next week the Candlelight […]

Oct. 11 2014

10/11/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM E. de Curtis–Torna a Surriento                    London     425 COND Giancarlo Chiaramello ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Karl Jenkins–Requiem                              Angel/EMI  57966 COND Karl Jenkins ORCH West Kazakhstan Philharmonic SOLO Serendipity Chorus SOLO Cardiff Choir Related posts: Vocalise Rundown 09/07/13 09/21/13 Vocalise Rundown 11/23/13 Vocalise Rundown

Oct. 10 2014

10-11-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we had a really nice show where we liked everything!  WOW!  Our panel was Dave Donovan From Pratt Library, Ed Goldstein from Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Julien Benichou from the Towson University Orchestra, The Mid-Atlantic Symphony and the Chesapeake Youth Symphony. Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. […]

Oct. 09 2014

A musical hot spot in Roland Park

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

                        Douglas Buchanan is the new Director of Music Ministries at St. David’s in Roland Park, and  has big plans for the new music season, which starts this weekend. He came in to share his enthusiasm.                     […]

Oct. 08 2014

Should corporate sponsors butt out of opera?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 3 Comments

It seems a conflict of interest is keeping one of the most beloved works in the operatic repertoire off the stage at West Australia Opera, at least for the next couple of seasons. Before you click on the following link from Limelight, please note that I have my own biases in this case:  I’m a […]

Oct. 06 2014

10-6-14 Annapolis Chorale Performs Carmina Burana!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

This Saturday J. Ernest Green and the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra will perform Carl  Orff’s Carmina Burana.  Not only will they present this perennial favorite but they will also be opening the new remodeled Maryland Hall.  For information you can go to Ernie came by for an interview and we had fun as […]

Oct. 05 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 10-05-14

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

8:00 AM 8:01 AM Morten Lauridsen-  Lux aeterna                             Hyperion   67449 COND Stephen Layton ORCH Britten Sinfonia SOLO Polyphony ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM George Frederich Handel-   Chandos Anthem No. 10                   BBC        301 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen SOLO BBC Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:58 AM Traditional Spiritual-   My Lord, What a Mornin’                 MdStateBoy 2420 COND Stephen Holmes ORCH […]

Oct. 04 2014

10/04/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM 8:00 PM George Frederich Handel- Theodora: Angels, ever bright and fair   Harm Mundi 907060 COND Nicholas McGegan ORCH Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra SOLO Lorraine Hunt, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Gioacchino Rossini- Soirees Musicales                       Nimbus     5132 SOLO June Anderson, soprano SOLO Raul Gimenez, tenor SOLO Kathryn Bouleyn, soprano SOLO Alessandro Corbelli, baritone SOLO Nina Walker, […]

Oct. 04 2014

10-4-14 Music In Maryland. Gregory Miller…From Bach to Bernstein

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 2 Comments

This week we are featuring Horn Soloist Gregory Miller and pianist Ernest Barretta in a recital recorded at the University of Maryland College Park Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.   This recording was designed to feature the Conn 8D horn that Gregory Miller purchased from his teacher Robert Fries.  Robert Fries, in addition to teaching Greg […]

Oct. 04 2014

10-4-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we have two violin concertos which we hated and two piano concertos which we loved.  Composer/Opera Director John Bowen, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, and Charles Ellis of the Prince George’s Philharmonic were our panelists.  The show is a rerun from last year and is a hoot.  We were going to […]