Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Feb. 22 2017

Biss and Brentano at Shriver

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

      The pianist, Jonathan Biss, and the Brentano String Quartet present a program of late works from four different composers: Bach, Kurtág, Britten, and Beethoven. SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, has more.    

Feb. 20 2017

BCO makes its first foray into American opera

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

    American composer, Carlisle Floyd, was inspired by the the Apocryphal Biblical story, “Susannah and the Elders,” for his 1950s opera, “Susannah,” which is being presented by Baltimore Concert Opera February 24th and 25th. Here is the BCO’s Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker.        

Feb. 19 2017

Music From Movies 2-19-17

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

7:00 PM               Leo Delibes                   Les filles de Cadiz The girls of Cadiz  CBS/Sony   39669 COND Steven Mercurio ORCH Prague Chamber Orchestra SOLO Ana Maria Martinez, soprano 7:05 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos            A lenda do caboclo (Legend of a Native) CBS/Sony   39669 SOLO Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars SOLO Yo-Yo Ma, cello 7:09 PM             John […]

Feb. 19 2017

Choral Hour 2-19-17

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

8:00 AM Anton Bruckner                Mass in d                               Hyperion   66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Cesar Franck                  Alleluia!                               Angel/EMI  57812 COND Nicholas Cleobury ORCH King’s College Choir Cambridge ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:56 AM Stephen Paulus                Hymn for America                        MTC        302 COND Craig […]

Feb. 18 2017

2-18-17 Word On Wine Chenin/Viognier

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

  This week we tasted two Chenin Blanc Viognier blends.  The Vansha was from South Africa and the Pine Ridge from California.  Neither was outstanding but both were light and refreshing.  Both were around $15.  Here’s our show…enjoy.

Feb. 18 2017

Vocalise – 2/18/16

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

8:00 PM Antonio Caldara               Flavia’s aria, La Castita al Cimento    London     5151 COND Marc Minkowski ORCH Musicians of the Louvre SOLO Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano 2:58   C  1 5-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Modest Moussorgsky            Songs and Dances of Death               WarnerClas 62050 COND Yuri Temirkanov ORCH Saint Petersburg Philharmonic SOLO Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone 20:13    C  1 1-4 […]

Feb. 18 2017

2-18-17 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concert Society Ebene Quartet.

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

This week we are featuring a broadcast of the Ebene Quartet as part of the Candlelight Concert Society recorded at Smith Theatre Howard Community College.  The concert was recorded on Saturday March 12, 2016.  On the program two of the greatest string quartets ever written op. 131 in c sharp minor and op. 130 in […]

Feb. 18 2017

2-18-17 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we are rerunning a show we aired on 12-3-16.  Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  The Gilels was special and the Say was very fine…Finally what can one say about great vintage HVK. PLAY DATE: Sat, 2/18/2017 5:00 PM […]

Feb. 17 2017

Toccata Listings 2/19/17

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

Music for Military Piano, an organ duet, and a concerto that is three pieces in one! Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 43787 Ludwig van Beethoven March in D, WoO 24 in D Monument 40503 SOLO Steven Beck, military piano 6:32 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 47694 Samuel Wesley Duet for Organ […]

Feb. 13 2017

Spring Odyssey

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

                  The Odyssey Program, Johns Hopkins University’s non-credit liberal arts program, begins its spring semester this month, offering its usual inspiring mix ranging from science to art, writing to photography, politics to law. The Program Director, Douglas Blackstone, came in to talk about it.