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Jul. 31 2016

Choral Hour 7-31-16

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

8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 133: “Ich freue mich in dir”DG/Archiv  463589 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH English Baroque Soloists SOLO Monteverdi Choir SOLO Ann Monoyios, soprano SOLO Derek Lee Ragin, male alto SOLO Julian Podger, tenor SOLO Gotthold Schwarz, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:20 AM Franz Schubert                Of Narrow Nows & Vast Hereafters(songs fTelarc     […]

Jul. 30 2016

Vocalise – 07/30/16

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

Tonight on Vocalise, there will be songs sung by women and some songs about women. 8:00 PM Jacques Mangeant              Jean de Nivelle                         Dorian     90177 ORCH The Baltimore Consort ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos        Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for voice & 8 cellos RCA/BMG    68538 COND Michael Tilson Thomas ORCH New World Symphony SOLO Renee Fleming, […]

Jul. 28 2016

Chainlines

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

    Chainlines are the widely spaced lines visible in the texture of hand-made laid paper, and Chainlines, LLC is the name of the company founded by Kristine Smets, one of a select group of Baltimore-based professional genealogists. She came in to talk to us about this intriguing science.      

Jul. 24 2016

7-28-16 Word On Wine Sagamore 2!

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

This week I continue my discussion with Brian Treacy President of Sagamore Spirit.  It has been a couple of weeks and I have been sharing my Sagamore Spirit bottle with friends and colleagues in cocktails and straight up.  Reviews (especially from the Face The Music Panel) have been enthusiastic. Here is the second part of […]

Jul. 24 2016

Music From Movies 7-24-16

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

Music from early movies! 7:00 PM Charlie Chaplin               City Lights: Overture                   Silva      5006 COND Carl Davis ORCH The City Lights Orchestra 7:04 PM Camille Saint-Saens           The Assassination of the Duke de Guise  Harm Mundi 901472 ORCH Ensemble Musique Oblique 7:23 PM Pietro Mascagni               Rapsodia Satanica                       Capriccio  5246 COND Frank Strobel ORCH Rheinland-Pfalz State Phil.

Jul. 24 2016

Choral Hour 7-24-16

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

8:02 AM Gabriel Faure                 Requiem  Op 48                          DG/Archiv  419243 COND Carlo Maria Giulini ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Philharmonia Chorus SOLO Kathleen Battle, soprano SOLO Andreas Schmidt, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:46 AM Karl Jenkins                  In These Stones Horizons Sing           Angel/EMI  57966 COND Karl Jenkins ORCH West Kazakhstan Philharmonic SOLO Bryn Terfel, baritone SOLO Serendipity Chorus SOLO Cardiff […]

Jul. 23 2016

Vocalise – 07/23/16

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

Tonight it’s an all choral Vocalise! 8:00 PM Maurice Durufle               Ubi Caritas                             Delos      3138 COND Dennis Keene ORCH Voices of Ascension SOLO Vinson Cole, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Joseph Haydn                  Te Deum in C HOB 23                     DG/Archiv  423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Charles Gounod                St. Cecilia […]

Jul. 21 2016

7-21-16 Word On Wine Sagamore Spirit 1!

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

This week I have the pleasure of speaking with Brian Treacy President of Sagamore Spirit.  Sagamore is producing a very nice Maryland style rye whiskey.  The whiskey is currently being produced in Iowa pending the completion of their state of the art distillery but still uses local spring water in their production.   You can […]

Jul. 20 2016

Reimagining Stravinsky’s Firebird

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Imagine A Midsummer Night’s Dream peopled by puppets that swoop around and amongst the actors as shadow characters! This was how I first came across the Handspring Puppet Company at Johannesburg’s Market Theatre. The company, established in Cape Town by Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones, draws its inspiration from the West African tradition of puppetry […]

Jul. 17 2016

7-18-16 Word On Wine; Book Club Wines!

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

This week Kati Harrison is sitting in for Mary Zajac for three reasons.  1)Mary is on Vacation.  2)We have been running lots of repeats lately.  3)I bought two fabulous whites for her book club which screamed to be reviewed. 1)2014 Chateau Granville Lacoste.  Graves (White Bordeaux;  75% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon Blanc and 5% Muscadelle.)   […]

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