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Jun. 21 2014

6/21/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

Happy first day of summer!  Here is an interesting piece on Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and the men behind it.  The great summer idyll will be performed by soprano Dawn Upshaw on tonight’s Vocalise. Related posts: De Mi Alma Latina (From My Latin Soul) ”I DON’T want to be an artist, I want to […]

Jun. 16 2014

6-16-14 Word On Wine Cloudy Bordeaux

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

1)2010 Chateau Tour HautCaussan. $26.  50% Merlot and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon.  Mary was fortunate enough to have guests bring this bottle which she enjoyed with Cassoulet.  All she said was Yummy!  Smooth and nice especially at the price point. 2)2012 Cloudy Bay New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.  This was a very trendy wine a few years […]

Jun. 15 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 6-15-14

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

8:00 AM Alexander Glazunov — Coronation Cantata Opus: 56 Conductor: Valeri Polyansky Ensemble: Russian State Symphony Russian State Symphnc Cappella Olga Lutsiv-Ternovskaya, soprn Ludmilla Kuznetsova, mezzo-sop Vsevolod Grivnov, tenor Dmitri Stepanovich, bass Chandos, 9709   Johann Sebastian Bach — Cantata No. 80: “Ein’feste Burg…” Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe Ensemble: Orch de la Chapelle Royale La Chapelle […]

Jun. 14 2014

6-14-14 Music In Maryland…Baltimore Chamber Orchestra!

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

This week Music in Maryland (MiM) features the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Markand Thakar,  in several orchestral blockbusters!  (Indeed!). On the program… Wagner: Siegfried Idyll Beethoven: Symphony No.  6, “Pastoral” Schubert: Symphony No.  8 “Unfinished” Milhaud: The Creation of the World. All performances were recorded at Goucher College.  For more information visit […]

Jun. 14 2014

6-14-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel featured Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Bryan Young Bassoonist with the Poulenc Trio and WBJC’s Kati Harrison.  We like the Previn and the Scumann…but Loved the Mozart and the CPE Bach.  Here are the listings…Hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 06/14/2014 5:00 PM            49357 Andre Previn                  Violin […]

Jun. 14 2014

6/14/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Hope you will enjoy this Father’s Day Weekend Vocalise with some great men’s voices! Giuseppe Verdi                 Aida: “Celeste Aida”       RCA/BMG    60300 COND Arturo Toscanini NBC Symphony Orchestra Richard Tucker, tenor 8:04 PM Gustav Mahler                  Songs of a Wayfarer DG/Archiv  415191 COND Rafael Kubelik Bavarian Radio Symphony Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone 8:20 PM […]

Jun. 12 2014

Tribes – It’s Not What It Sounds Like

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Everyman Theatre can always be counted on to “engage, inspire, and transform” as their motto has it, and their current production of “Tribes,” running through June 22nd, is no exception. You can read my review of the play for the online magazine, MONOLOGGING, here.                           […]

Jun. 10 2014

It’s Not Always Good To Be The King

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Spotlighters Theatre is presenting Jonas David Grey’s adaptation of Christopher Marlowe’s  Edward II  through June 22. Though both the original script and the historical events it chronicles date back centuries, the play proves that history is cyclical and that issues of patriotism, family duty, and prejudice are timeless.        I recently met with Jonas David Grey, who is […]

Jun. 08 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 6-08-14

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

8:00 AM Anton Bruckner — Mass Key: d Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Singers Joan Rodgers, soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Hyperion, 66650   8:45 AM Arvo Part — Dopo la vittoria Conductor: Stephen Layton Polyphony Hyperion, 67375   8:56 AM Anton Bruckner — Ave Maria Conductor: John Rutter Ensemble: London Sinfonietta Cambridge […]

Jun. 07 2014

6/07/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM When these two sing love duets they mean it! Husband & wife, Stephen Costello & Ailyn Pérez will steal your heart with some gorgeous duets from their new release on tonight’s Vocalise. Giacomo Puccini                La Boheme: “O soave fanciulla…”        WarnerClas 33485 COND Patrick Summers BBC Symphony Orchestra Ailyn Perez, Soprano Stephen […]