Archive for the ‘Face the Music’ Category

Mar. 22 2014

3-22-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we liked the Schumann and loved the Mendelssohn and Dvorak!  The Bach Not so much…well not at all!  Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal.  Here are the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/22/2014 5:00 PM            183 Robert Schumann               Symphony No.  1 in B-Flat  Op […]

Mar. 15 2014

3-15-14 Face the Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were Kati Harrison from WBJC and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts.  We liked the Saint Saens and loved the Schumann and the Chopin.  The Bach…not so much!  Here are the listings!  Enjoy! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/15/2014 5:00 PM            9599 Camille Saint-Saens           Piano Quintet in a Op 14                Naxos      572904 […]

Mar. 08 2014

3-8-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

First off I need to reassure a number of listeners that Face the Music is alive and well.  The only reason we were on hiatus is that the Met went late two weeks in a row!  This week we are back with a new show featuring members of the Aspen String Trio.  Our panel consists […]

Feb. 08 2014

2-8-14 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were WBJC’s Film and Theater Critic Burt Shapiro, John Bowen from Emmanuel Episcopal and Our own Kati Harrison.  We all loved the Handel.  Most of us loved the Berlioz and the Kalman.  We split on the Dvorak!  Hope you like the show…enjoy the listings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/08/2014 5:00 PM            4583 […]

Feb. 01 2014

2-01-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panelists were John Bowen From Emanuel Episcopal, David Donovan from Pratt Library and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra.  Both the Brahms and the Shostakovich were sonically pretty awful and we think there were good performances hidden underneath.  Here are the listings, hope you enjoyed the show. […]

Jan. 25 2014

1-25-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we are repeating a broadcast from 9-29-12 which features the late John Webber.  John passed away  last weekend and this broadcast is dedicated to his memory.  John was a fine singer, a talented musician and a valued colleague.  Also on the panel were John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal and Dave Donovan from Pratt […]

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!

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

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, […]

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