Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category
Leonard Bernstein’s Candide is onstage at the Kennedy Center through May 26th. Recently, I had the immense honor – and pleasure! – of meeting and interviewing internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, who is playing The Old Woman in this production. She’s as lovely as her voice, both personally and physically, and we had a great […]
Nicholas Hersh, Associate Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Artistic Director of the Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestras, will conduct the BSYO in Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring on Friday, May 25, 7:00 PM at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Nicholas Hersh, dropped by the WBJC studios to talk about this exciting and challenging program of […]
The Maryland Choral Society’s closing concert of the season will include a premier of a new work by their Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan.
The Maryland Historical Society is mounting an exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of a protest against the Vietnam War — one that launched a movement. Here is Joe Tropea, Curator of Films & Photographs.
Evergreen director and curator James Abbott and Soprano Deborah Lazenby Saunders stopped by the WBJC studios to talk about this year’s elegant, Jazz Age inspired fundraiser for the Evergreen Museum and Library which takes place Saturday, May 12 at 6:00 PM. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-diplomatic-affair-tickets-43199605182
The Baltimore Museum of Art, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, is presenting an exhibition called Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963 – 2017 inspired by the materials and traditions of Africa and ancient Greece. The BMA curator is Katy Siegel.
I recently had the opportunity to talk to Piotr Gajewski and Colin Sorgi about a concert by the National Philharmonic featuring music by Marjorie Merriman, Sergei Prokofiev, and Beethoven.
The 2018 Maryland Film Festival runs from May 2-6 at various locations in Baltimore’s Station North neighborhood. Recently, I spoke with Jed Dietz, Founding Director of the Maryland Film Festival and President of the Producer’s Club of Maryland, about this year’s offerings. They include a Japanese silent film long thought lost, but newly restored and […]
I had the great pleasure of talking to Stan Engebretson of the National Philharmonic Chorale and composer Alistair Coleman about their upcoming concert at the Music Center at Strathmore.
Trio Sirènes, comprising flutist Marcia Kämper, violist Karin Brown and harpist Jacqueline Pollauf, will be performing on the Music in the Valley Series on Sunday. Jacqueline and Music Director, Benjamin Buchanan, came in to talk about the concert.