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May. 23 2017

Fall in Love with Music

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

          George Marriner Maull, the Artistic Director of the Discovery Orchestra, is urging you to do just that — fall in love with music, that is — on a series being aired on public television.      

May. 21 2017

Music From Movies 5-21-17

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

Thanks for supporting classical and movie music on WBJC during our Spring Pledge Drive!  Hope you enjoy tonight’s Music From Movies! 7:00 PM Michael Torke                 Javelin                                 CBS/Sony   62592 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:10 PM Franz Liszt                   Hungarian Rhapsody No.  2 in c-Sharp  S London     4780237 COND Kurt Masur ORCH Gewandhausorchester Leipzig […]

May. 21 2017

Choral Hour 5-21-17

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

Thank you for your financial support of classical and choral music during our Spring Pledge Drive!  Your support keeps everyone singing! 8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 74                          Teldec     44279 COND Gustav Leonhardt ORCH Leonhardt-Consort ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Coronation Mass: Complete in C K   317  L’Oiseau   436585 COND Christopher Hogwood ORCH […]

May. 20 2017

Toccata listings 5/21/17

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

Two major romantic works on tonight’s program.  The Grand (and truly grand it is) Sonata by Tchaikovsky and the first of Josef Rheinberger’s organ concertos.  Thanks for listening, and thanks for your support in our recently completed Spring Fundraiser! Enjoy!   6:00 PM 8424 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Grand Sonata in G Op 37 ASV 6153 […]

May. 14 2017

Music From Movies 5-14-17

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

7:00 PM Leo Delibes                   Lakme: (Bell Song)                 London     4788305 COND Cornelius Meister ORCH ORF Symphony Orchestra SOLO Aida Garifullina, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:09 PM Stanley Myers                 Cavatina from “The Deer Hunter”         CBS/Sony   89141 COND John Williams ORCH Studio Orchestra SOLO John Williams, guitar ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:13 PM Frederic Chopin               Fantaisie in f Op 49                    DG/Archiv  457585 SOLO […]

May. 14 2017

Choral Hour 5-14-17

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

8:00 AM Sir Hubert Parry              Songs of Farewell, complete             Cedille    9000036 COND Anne Heider ORCH His Majestie’s Clerkes ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:29 AM Franz Schubert                Mass No. 2 in G D   167                 Telarc     80212 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Atlanta Symphony Chorus SOLO Dawn Upshaw, soprano SOLO David Gordon, tenor SOLO William Stone, baritone […]

May. 13 2017

Vocalise – 5/13/17

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

8:00 PM Gilbert & Sullivan            The Mikado: “The sun, whose rays     Telarc     80284 COND Sir Charles Mackerras ORCH Welsh National Opera Orchestra SOLO Marie McLaughlin, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan           Te Deum (1872)                          BBC        203 COND Sir Charles Mackerras ORCH BBC Concert Orchestra SOLO London Choral Society SOLO Teresa Cahill, soprano SOLO Margaret […]

May. 13 2017

5-13-17 Music in Maryland Peabody Symphony Plays Mahler 9!

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

Music in Maryland is a re-broadcast of a concert from 6-4-16.  Why not enjoy Mahler 9 once again.   This week Music in Maryland features the Peabody Symphony playing Mahler’s 9th with conductor Hajime Teri Murai.  The concert was recorded at Peabody’s Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall on January 30, 2016.  After the concert we […]

May. 13 2017

Emerging Romanticism

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 2 Comments

Romanticism is one of those useful umbrella terms that covers not only our personal predilections – candle lit dinners, happy endings – but also that great swath of artistic endeavor that embraced thinking, literature, art, and music from the late 18th century through the early 20th century. The first whispers of Romanticism came with the Sturm […]

May. 12 2017

Toccata listings 5/12/17

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

On Toccata, early Scriabin, an organ sonata by Mendelssohn, and a remarkable piano concerto from WWII Russia.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 42404 Alexander Scriabin Piano Sonata in e-Flat Naxos 8555368 SOLO Bernd Glemser,piano 20:14 C 1 6-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:24 PM 47388 Felix Mendelssohn Organ Sonata in d Op 65/6 Argo 414420 […]

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