Archive for the ‘Face the Music’ Category

Jan. 11 2014

1-11-14 Face The Music Listings!!!

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

Beware The Bach!  No one seemed to like the Bach…The Britten was tough meat to chew, but nicely played…The Shostakovich we all liked and Anne-Sophie Mutter played Dvorak with amazing Restraint!  Go Figure.  Our panel was made up of John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal, Jed Gaylan from the Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Symphony and […]

Jan. 04 2014

1-4-2014 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 2 Comments

This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Ed Goldstein from the Baltimore Jazz Orchestra.  We loved everything except the Mozart Sinfonia Concertante!  Oh Well.  Hope you enjoyed the show here are the listings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/04/2014 5:00 PM            145 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat  K   364 Angel/EMI  78374 […]

Dec. 28 2013

12-28-13 Face The Music Listings!

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Here we are boys and girls with our first post Christmas FTM.  None of us cared much for the Handel but we liked the Brahms Violin Sonata and split on the German Requiem.  An enjoyable show.  Our panel was made up of Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic […]

Dec. 14 2013

12-14-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

Greetings! Some really nice recordings this week…We loved the Handel and the Hahn…The others not so much!  John Bowen from Emanuele Episcopal and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library were our guests! 5:00 PM            16368 Kurt Weill                    Concerto for Violin & Wind Orchestra  OpConcerto   2071 COND Jeffrey Tate ORCH San Carlo Theatre soloists SOLO Gabriele Pieranunzi, […]

Dec. 07 2013

12-5-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

Bonjour Mes Petits Amis!  This week our panelists were John Bowen from Emanuele Episcopal and Tom Hall From the Baltimore Choral Arts Society!  We split on the the Bach (I loved it because the conductor is from Montreal!)  loved the Vaughan Williams, Schumann and Mendelssohn!  All in all a good show was had by all.  […]

Nov. 16 2013

11-16-13 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panelists were Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University and Julien Benichou from the Mid Atlantic Symphony Orchestra and the Chesapeake Youth Symphony.  This is actually a repeat from a while ago that has some nice things on it!  We really liked everything except the Mendelssohn…Hope you enjoyed the show.   PLAY DATE: Sat, […]

Nov. 09 2013

11-9-13 Face The Music Listings!

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This week our panel included Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic, Kati Harrison from WBJC and Ed Goldstein tuba player extraordinaire!  We really loved the Hummel and the Schubert.  Enjoy the listings.   5:00 PM            58 Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.  8 in F Op 93              Bis        1516 COND Osmo Vanska ORCH Minnesota Orchestra […]

Nov. 02 2013

11-2-13 Face The Music Listings

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This week we loved the Symphonie Fantastique…Just almost in time for Halloween!  We also loved ye olde Baltimore Symphony doing Mahler…Our panel was Kati Harrison from WBJC, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic and David Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  Enjoy the listings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/02/2013 5:00 PM            79 Hector Berlioz                Symphonie […]

Oct. 26 2013

10-26-13 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we reviewed 2 piano concertos and 2 violin concertos.  The piano won hands down.  Sorry Janine Jansen…We usually love your recordings but not this week.  Go Lang Lang and Xiayin Wang!  Our panelists were John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic.  Here’s […]

Oct. 19 2013

10-19-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were David Donovan from Pratt library Fine Arts, John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal and WBJC’s Operations Director Kati Harrison.  We loved the Bach, didn’t care for the Beethoven…hated the Brahms…German Requiem with piano 4 hands…Yuck!  The Stravinsky we all adored…so in the immortal words of Meatloaf…2 out of 4 ain’t bad.  […]

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