Archive for the ‘Face the Music’ Category

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, […]

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

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

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!

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

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.  […]

Oct. 12 2013

10-12-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were John Bowen from Emanuele Episcopal, Peter Minkler from the Baltimore Symphony and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library.  We loved the Stravinsky and the Weill…And if you are a regular listener (one of 2…my mom is the other) you might notice that we reviewed The Rite of Spring twice in two […]

Oct. 05 2013

10-5-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panelists were from the Aspen String Trio; cellist Mike Mermagen and violist Vicky Chiang.  We were mixed on the Beethoven, blah on the Mozart…Loved the Bach and the Stravinsky!  Here are the listings…enjoy!  If you enjoyed the show check out the Aspen String Trio in an all Beethoven concert Tuesday 10/8 @ […]

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