Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Feb. 25 2017

2-25-17 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concerts and Peabody!

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

This week Music in Maryland has some great performances both live and recorded.  We begin with cellist Edgar Moreau who is performing tonight at Candlelight Concerts in Columbia.  After that we have the pleasure of hearing the amazing pianist Behzod Abduraimov play the Prokofiev 6th piano sonata and a beautiful Tchaikovsky encore.  That concert was […]

Feb. 25 2017

2-25-17 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we have the pleasure of having two fine panelists from the Occasional Symphony, their Artistic Director Joshua Hong and their Executive Director James Young.  They were joined by stalwart veteran panelist Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  While the Strauss was pretty good, the rest of the pieces were fabulous.  Nice to […]

Feb. 25 2017

Vocalise – 2/25/16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Evening Concert | No Comments

8:00 PM Eric Whitacre                 Hope, faith, life, love                 Arsis      150 COND J. Reilly Lewis ORCH Cathedral Choral Society of DC ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Joseph Canteloube             Songs of the Auvergne: Selections        Virgin     90714 COND Yan Pascal Tortelier ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Arleen Auger, soprano

Feb. 24 2017

Toccata listings 2/26/17

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

Young pianist Daniil Trifonov plays his own music, harpsichord music by Handel, and a piano concerto by Belgian composer Frederick Devreese.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 49711 Daniil Trifonov Rachmaniana DG/Archiv 4794970 SOLO Daniil Trifonov, piano 11:35 C 1 46-50 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:14 PM 19149 George Frederich Handel Harpsichord Suite No. 7 in […]

Feb. 23 2017

Thursday 02/23/17 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Noah Bendix Balgley, violin; Randolph Kelly, viola MOZART: Sinfonia concertante STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird RAUTAVAARA: Cantus Arcticus

Feb. 22 2017

Biss and Brentano at Shriver

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

      The pianist, Jonathan Biss, and the Brentano String Quartet present a program of late works from four different composers: Bach, Kurtág, Britten, and Beethoven. SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, has more.    

Feb. 22 2017

Wednesday 02-22-17 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Edo de Waart SOLOIST: Marcus Trunchinski, narrator; Milwaukee Symphony Chorus; Milwaukee Children’s Choir Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture HAYDN: Symphony No. 103 in E-flat major, “Drumroll” WALTON: Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario  

Feb. 21 2017

Tuesday 02/21/17 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Bruckner Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor Bruckner: Te Deum (Erin Wall, soprano; Okka von der Damerau, mezzo-soprano; Steve Davislim, tenor; Eric Owens, bass; Chicago Symphony Chorus) Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole

Feb. 20 2017

Monday 02/20/17 New York Philharmonic This Week

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CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert WEBERN: Passacaglia, Op. 1 DUTILLEUX: Métaboles MAHLER: Symphony No. 9

Feb. 20 2017

BCO makes its first foray into American opera

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

    American composer, Carlisle Floyd, was inspired by the the Apocryphal Biblical story, “Susannah and the Elders,” for his 1950s opera, “Susannah,” which is being presented by Baltimore Concert Opera February 24th and 25th. Here is the BCO’s Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker.        

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