Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Feb. 17 2019

Music From Movies 02-17-19

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

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Vangelis Chariots of Fire: Main Theme CBS/Sony 62592 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Bernard Herrmann Marnie: Suite from the Film London 443895 COND Bernard Herrmann ORCH London Philharmonic Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:15 PM Samuel Barber Adagio for Strings Op 11 Naxos 559088 COND Marin Alsop ORCH Royal […]

Feb. 17 2019

Choral Hour 02-17-19

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8:00 AM 8:00 AM Dan Forrest Requiem for the Living Hinshaw 1 COND Welborn Young, conductor ORCH Bel Canto Company SOLO Donovan Elliott, boy soprano SOLO Lindsey McConville Gallagher, soprano SOLO Jeremy Whitener, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:42 AM Don Carlo Gesualdo Four Marian Motets Gimell 15 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:57 AM […]

Feb. 16 2019

2-16-19 Music in Maryland. Parker Quartet.

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

This week we are airing a Candlelight Concert from October of 2017 that commemorated the centennial of the Soviet Revolution.  The Parker Quartet performed Stravinsky’s Concertino and 3 Pieces for String Quartet, Prokofiev’s 2nd Quartet and Shostakovich’s Third.  To fill I used Marin Alsop’s recording of Prokofiev’s Sixth Symphony (a masterpiece we rarely hear) which […]

Feb. 16 2019

2-16-19 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week mes petits amis our panel featured the return of Phil Green of the American Record Guide…Welcome Back, Author and Pianist Kris Faatz and Jack Fishman, Executive Director of Baltimore Choral Arts and a bass player in his former life! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/16/2019 5:00 PM 135 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 39 in […]

Feb. 16 2019

Vocalise – 02/16/19

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8:00 PM 8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi Un Ballo in Maschera: Zitti…L’incanto CBS/Sony 91002 COND Dimitri Mitropoulos ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Marian Anderson, contralto SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Giacomo Puccini Manon Lescaut: “Tu,tu amore? Tu?” DG/Archiv 449229 ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Montserrat Caballe, soprano SOLO Placido Domingo, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:11 PM Jacques […]

Feb. 15 2019

The Art of Fugue and more for Odyssey this spring

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

        The spring semester of the Odyssey program at John Hopkins University offers Bach, opera, theater and more. Here is the program Director, Douglas Blackstone.            

Feb. 15 2019

04/13/19 – Siegfried – 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera Richard Wagner Siegfried ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 5 HRS,  6 MINS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN GERMAN photo credit: Karen Almond / Met Opera Orphaned at birth, Siegfried learns his true identity and fulfills his destiny to become Brünnhilde’s savior and lover. Tenors Stefan Vinke and Andreas Schager sing the heroic title character. Christine Goerke […]

Feb. 15 2019

04/06/19 – Tosca – 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera Giacomo Puccini Tosca ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 2 HRS 53 MINS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN ITALIAN photo credit: Karen Almond / Met Opera Met favorite Sondra Radvanovsky and rising star Jennifer Rowley share the title role of the volatile diva at the heart of Puccini’s operatic thriller. Joseph Calleja brings his stylish tenor to the […]

Feb. 15 2019

03/30/19 – Die Walküre – 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera Richard Wagner Die Walküre ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 4 HRS 55 MINS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN GERMAN photo credit: Karen Almond / Met Opera In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of […]

Feb. 15 2019

03/23/19 – Samson et Dalila – 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS Samson et Dalila ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 3 HRS  20 MINS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN FRENCH photo credit: Karen Almond / Met Opera When mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča and tenor Roberto Alagna joined forces for a new production of Carmen at the Met, the results were electrifying. Now this star duo reunites for […]

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