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Jul. 22 2017

Vocalise – 7/22/17

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

8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini Tosca: “Vissi D’Arte” RCA/BMG 60384 COND Arthur Weisberg ORCH RCA Victor Orchestra SOLO Licia Albanese, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Richard Strauss Four Last Songs London 11851 COND Christian Thielemann ORCH Munich Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:26 PM Ludwig van Beethoven Choral Fantasy for Piano, Chorus & Orch.Philips 438005 […]

Jul. 21 2017

Toccata listings 7/30/17

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

On This week’s program, music by a local composer, a monumental organ work by a Canadian organist and composer, and a rarely heard piano concerto from the 19th century.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!     6:00 PM 50905 Mark Maarder Etude Storm No Label 111 SOLO Jennifer N. Campbell, Piano 4:20 C 1 3-3 […]

Jul. 18 2017

Toccata listings 7/23/17

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

Today’s program celebrates the great Leon Fleischer on his 89th birthday, with music by Strauss/Godowsky, Stravinsky, and Mozart, and Leon Fleischer talks to Bob Edwards about Stravinsky! Happy birthday, Maestro!     6:00 PM 27468 Leopold Godowsky Symphonic Metamorphoses of the “Treasure Waltz” CBS/Sony 48081 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher 12:01 C 1 13-13 […]

Jul. 16 2017

Music From Movies 7-16-17

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

7:00 PM Vangelis Conquest of Paradise: Main Theme CBS/Sony 62592 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra SOLO Tanglewood Festival Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Ennio Morricone Cinema Paradiso: Music from the Film RCA/BMG 60706 COND Henry Mancini ORCH Mancini Pops Orchestra 12:01 C 1 3-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:17 PM Max Steiner All This, & Heaven Too […]

Jul. 16 2017

Choral Hour 7-16-17

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

  8:00 AM Thomas Tallis Spem in Alium Hope in all things CBS/Sony 66261 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH Huelgas Ensemble ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:11 AM Louis Vierne Messe Solennelle Op 16 Cedille 7001 COND William Ferris ORCH Composer Festival Orchestra SOLO William Ferris Chorale SOLO And various soloists ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:41 AM John Rutter Fancies Collegium 117 […]

Jul. 15 2017

Word On Wine Summer Minimalist Cocktails

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

  I adored and still adore Mark Bittman’s Minimalist column.  Even though it has ended I still get lots of ideas from those posted on line.  I think a minimalist approach to cocktails is a great idea.  4 ingredients MAX!  I am so tired of cocktails that have seventeen things in them…I’m also tired of having […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week Our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and Tuba player Ed Goldstein from The Annapolis Symphony & Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We really liked the Mozart, The Mahler and Shostakovich not so much. Here’s the listings. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 5:00 PM […]

Jul. 15 2017

7-15-17 Music In Maryland Celebrating Leon Fleisher

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

This month Leon Fleisher turns 89!  It is impossible to think about the Baltimore classical music scene without him.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/15/2017 6:00 PM 2255 Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in E K 380 Vanguard 1551 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher 5:24 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:06 PM 60 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto […]

Jul. 15 2017

Vocalise – 7/15/17

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

8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak Rusalka: “O Lovely Moon” London 1024 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Claudio Monteverdi Madrigals of War: The Eighth book of madVirgin 91156 COND Anthony Rooley ORCH The Consort of Musicke

Jul. 14 2017

Listings 7/16/17

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

Organ music by Brahms, piano waltzes by a composer best known for film scores, and a French Baroque organ concerto.  Thanks so much for listening, and enjoy!       6:00 PM 42904 Johannes Brahms Prelude and Fugue in g Naxos 8550824 SOLO Robert Parkins, organ 7:20 C 1 1-1 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:12 PM 41954 William […]

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