Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Dec. 22 2014

Monday 12/22/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Soloists: Liang Wang, oboe Glenn Dicterow, violin R. Strauss: Don Juan Rouse: Oboe Concerto (New York Philharmonic Premiere) R. Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra Fill Music: Ravel: Mother Goose

Dec. 21 2014

01/01/15 – New Year’s Day From Vienna – 11AM

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New Year’s Concert 2015 CONDUCTOR: Zubin Mehta COMPOSITIONS BY: Franz von Suppé, Johann Strauss, Jr., Josef Strauss, Eduard Strauss, Hans Christian Lumbye, Johann Strauss, sen. The Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Concert takes place under the baton of Zubin Mehta on January 1, 2015, in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. The Philharmonic’s Honorary […]

Dec. 21 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 12-21-14

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Christmas Oratorio: Part 1         BPhilips    4759155 COND Peter Schreier ORCH Staatskapelle Dresden SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Helen Donath, soprano SOLO Marjana Lipovsek,mezzo-soprano SOLO Peter Schreier, tenor SOLO Robert Holl, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:28 AM Traditional                   What Child is This?                     Telarc     80377 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert […]

Dec. 20 2014

01/03/15 – Hansel and Gretel – 1PM

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Metropolitan Opera Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck Libretto by Adelheid Wette Approximate running time 2 hrs. 10 min. Returning for the holidays, this season’s family entertainment is Richard Jones’s witty production of Humperdinck’s fairy-tale opera, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis, in which two children face off against a wicked witch. In a lush setting of giant chefs, suit-clad […]

Dec. 20 2014

12/27/14 – La Traviata – 1PM

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Metropolitan Opera La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave Approximate running time 2 hrs. 35 min. Verdi’s consumptive courtesan returns in Willy Decker’s timeless setting, with rising sopranos Marina Rebeka and Sonya Yoncheva sharing the role of the title heroine. Stephen Costello and Francesco Demuro are Alfredo, Quinn Kelsey and Ludovic Tézier are Germont, and Marco Armiliato […]

Dec. 20 2014

12-20-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble.  We loved pretty much everything!  Must be the holidays!  Here are the listings…enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/20/2014 5:00 PM            39268 Igor Stravinsky               Vom Himmel Hoch                         MusicMaste 67113 COND Robert Craft ORCH Orchestra of St. Luke’s […]

Dec. 20 2014

12/20/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Michael Praetorius            In dulci jubilo                         Teldec     94563 SOLO Chanticleer ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM John Rutter                   Brother Heinrich’s Christmas            Collegium  115 COND John Rutter ORCH London Sinfonia SOLO Cambridge Singers             Cambridge  Singers SOLO Brian Kay , narrator ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 PM Anonymous                     Noel Nouvelet (15th Cent.French Carol)  Philips    454640 COND David Robertson SOLO Jessye Norman, soprano […]

Dec. 19 2014

12-20-14 Music In Maryland It’s A BCAS Christmas!

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This week Music in Maryland is broadcasting the 31st annual Christmas with Choral Arts.  The concert took place Tuesday December 2 at the Baltimore Basilica.  Tom Hall Conducts the full chorus and orchestra.  If you enjoyed the program we are re-broadcasting it on Christmas Day at 2.  After the BCAS concert I filled with the […]

Dec. 18 2014

Thursday 12/18/14 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Bramwell Tovey, conductor Baba Skride, violin MENDELSSOHN “Midsummer Night’s Dream” Suite BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 STRAUSS, R.  “Don Juan” ENESCU “Romanian Rhapsody” No. 1

Dec. 17 2014

Wednesday 12/17/14 San Francisco Symphony

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11:00 PM Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas Soloists: Nadine Sierra, soprano Mozart: excerpts from Zaide K.344 Bruckner: Symphony No.7 in e minor Schumann: Symphony No.3 in E-flat major