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Nov. 13 2016

Music From Movies 11-13-16

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

7:00 PM              Carl Davis                    Pride and Prejudice                     Centurion  204497 COND Carl Davis ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Martin Roscoe,piano 7:05 PM Sir Arnold Bax                Oliver Twist-Suite                      Silva      1094 COND Kenneth Alwyn ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 7:21 PM Patrick Doyle                 Sense and Sensibility: Orig. Soundtrack CBS/Sony   62258 COND Robert Ziegler ORCH Studio Orchestra Soprano, Jane […]

Nov. 13 2016

Choral Hour 11-13-16

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

8:00 AM John Rutter                   Visions                                 Collegium  139 COND John Rutter ORCH Aurora Orchestra SOLO Cambridge Singers             Cambridge  Singers SOLO Kerson Leong, violinist ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Joseph Haydn                  Te Deum in C HOB 23                     DG/Archiv  423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 AM Randall Thompson              Frostiana: Seven Country Songs          Koch […]

Nov. 12 2016

Vocalise – 11/12/16

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

8:00 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Fidelio:  “Prisoner’s Chorus”        DG/Archiv  453811 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH Orch Revolutionnaire et Romant SOLO Monteverdi Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Franz Schubert                Schwanengesang (Complete)  D   957      Philips    411051 SOLO Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar. SOLO Alfred Brendel, piano

Nov. 11 2016

11-14-15 Word On Wine Texas Albarino and California Chardonnay!

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

1)Yes indeed boys and girls it’s an albarino from Texas and you know what…it’s pretty damn good!  About $15 and worth it.  Find out for yourself what the bounty of Lubbock has to offer!  Mcpherson from Castanio Prado Vineyards! 2)Foxglove Chardonnay Central Coast California.  This was a big brassy Chardonnay which was un-oaked but had […]

Nov. 11 2016

11-12-16 Music In Maryland Chamber Music On The Hill. 8 Strings and 88 Keys.

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

This weeks Chamber Music On The Hill concert took place on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.  at the Forum in Decker College Center, McDaniel College   8 STRINGS AND 88 KEYS   The concert featured David Kreider, piano; Maxim Kozlov, cello and Nicholas Currie, violin.   Dr. David Kreider, director of Keyboard Studies […]

Nov. 11 2016

11-12-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Arian Khaefi from The Handel Choir and Towson University, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  There was lots of interesting controversy this week so I hope you got a chance to listen to the show. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/12/2016 […]

Nov. 11 2016

Toccata 11/13/16

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

Three great Baroque composers in some interesting settings.  Once a centuries-spanning “collaberation!”     6:00 PM 35478 Dietrich Buxtehude Suite in e BUX 235 M Polo/HK 224117 SOLO Lars Ulrik Mortensen, hspchrd Larz UHL rihk MOR tehn suhn 10:08 C 1 27-30 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:15 PM 50688 John Appleton Scarlatti Doubles (Complete) Phoenicia 1949 SOLO Minkyoung […]

Nov. 10 2016

11-10-16 Word On Wine Thanksgiving Prep!

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

Well mes petits amis it’s almost Thanksgiving and Mary and I are planning our wine strategies for the holiday.  This year Kati and I are both working on Thursday so we have created Thanksgiving Monday.  We are planning a medium sized Bacchanal and are asking our guests to UBER over!  Mary is bringing dessert…we will […]

Nov. 10 2016

Opera Goes to the Movies, 1935-Style

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Movie Reviews | 4 Comments

It’s less and less common to see classical music represented in popular culture these days, especially in a positive sense, so imagine my delight when I recently saw that Turner Classic Movies was airing Love Me Forever, a 1935 film starring Metropolitan Opera soprano Grace Moore. I’m rather ashamed to admit I didn’t know Moore’s […]

Nov. 08 2016

Rigoletto, or “The Curse”

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

Concert Opera Baltimore continues its season at the Engineer’s Club with Verdi’s middle period masterpiece Rigoletto on November 18th and 20th. Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker, came in to talk about that and more.