Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Apr. 17 2014

4-17-14 Word On Wine All That Glass Part deux!

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

Crystal Fans!  This is the second in my Chats with Maximilian Riedel of Riedel Crystal of America!  This week we talk about three different wine glasses and how each is formed to suit the individual grape they are designed for.  Check out the interview for more surprising and interesting glass info! All That Glass Part […]

Apr. 17 2014

Thursday 04/17/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Yefim Bronfman, piano; Gregg Baker, baritone BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor” STRAUSS, JR: Overture to Eine Nacht in Venedig STRAUSS: Moulinet & Eislauf Polkas STRAUSS, JR: On the Beautiful Blue Danube Waltz LEHAR: “You are My Heart’s Delight” from Das Land des Lachelns LEHAR: “Volga Song” from Der Zarewitsch […]

Apr. 16 2014

Wednesday 04/16 /14 Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Julia Fischer SOLOIST:  Julia Fischer, violin ORCHESTRA: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Violin Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Major, K. 207 Richard Strauss Metamorphoses: Study for 23 Strings Johann Sebastian Bach Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, BWV 1041 Arnold Schönberg Transfigured Nights for Strings, Op. 4

Apr. 15 2014

Tuesday 04/15/14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Schubert Schubert:  Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200 Sollima: Antidotum Tarantulae XXI, Concerto for Two Cellos and Orchestra (Yo-Yo Ma, Giovanni Sollima, cellos) [CSO Commission, World Premiere] Schubert: Symphony No. 4 in C Minor, D. 417, Tragic Schubert: Entr’acte No. 3 from Rosamunde

Apr. 14 2014

Monday 4/14/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert SOLOISTS:  Robert Langevin, flute; Nikolaj Znaider, violin Nielsen:  Flute Concerto Nielsen:  Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 2, Little Russian

Apr. 14 2014

4-14-14 Word On Wine 2 From CA!!!!

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

This week Mary and I are in Sunny California…we wish…for two wines…one which was expected and another which was not! 1)Mary tried the…2012 Michael Sullberg Cabernet Reserve.  $13.  Mary said she was expecting something big and bold and received something more subtle! 2)2012 20 Rows Zinfandel, “The Grappler”.  $24.  This was big and bold and […]

Apr. 13 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 4-13-14

By Kati Harrison | Posted in WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Missa Solemnis Key: C Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt Ensemble: Concentus musicus Wien Barbara Bonney, soprano Elizabeth von Magnus,contralto Uwe Heilmann, tenor Gilles Cachemaille, baritone Arnold Schoenberg Choir Teldec, 90494 8:27 AM Francis Poulenc — Four Penitential Motets Conductor: Harry Christophers Ensemble: The Sixteen Virgin, 91075 8:41 AM Alexander T. Grechaninov […]

Apr. 12 2014

04/19/14 – Arabella – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera Arabella by Richard Strauss Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal Sung in German Approximate running time 3 hrs. 31 min. Swedish soprano Malin Byström stars in the title role of Strauss’s nostalgic romance that explores the fleeting charms of youth, opposite Michael Volle and Juliane Banse. Philippe Auguin conducts. In the title role, Malin Byström, “elegant […]

Apr. 12 2014

4-12-14 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel consisted of Charles Ellis from Prince Georges Philharmonic and WBJC’s own Kati Harrison!  Truthfully we liked everything!  Imagine that!  Check out the listings these were all winners! PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/12/2014 5:00 PM            52 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.  1 in C Op 21              Tafelmusik 1023 COND Bruno Weil                    like composer […]

Apr. 12 2014

4/12/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Happy Birthday Montserrat Caballe!  She will be joined by a special guest at the end of Vocalise! Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: “Si, mi chiamano Mimi” COND: Sir Charles Mackerras London Symphony Orchestra Montserrat Caballe, soprano Angel EMI 67782 8:05 PM Maurice Ravel: Sheherazade COND Pierre Boulez Cleveland Orchestra Anne Sofie von Otter, alto […]