Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Dec. 08 2017

The luminous Janine Jansen visits Baltimore

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

    Dutch violinist, Janine Jansen, is making a rare tour of the United States, and she will be joined on the Shriver Hall Concert Series by longtime chamber music colleagues for a program of Russian works. Here is the SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.      

Nov. 29 2017

Flute and Piano at Music in the Valley

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

  The next concert in the Music in the Valley series at the bucolic Western Run Parish of St John’s Episcopal Church will feature the French flutist, Jean Ferrandis, and Michael McHale, the Irish pianist. The concert series’ Benjamin Buchanan came in to talk about this December 3rd event.      

Nov. 14 2017

Handel’s Alcina Enchants Audiences at Washington National Opera!

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Washington National Opera’s first ever production of Handel’s Alcina is running now through Sunday, November 19th in the Eisenhower Theater at the Kennedy Center.  Mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack spoke with me about the production, her challenging double role in the opera, and her love of Handel.  http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/OSOSB    

Nov. 13 2017

Holidays a la Choral Arts

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

The Baltimore Choral Arts Society will present their annual holiday concert, “Christmas With Choral Arts”, on Tuesday, December 5th at the Basilica of the Assumption in Baltimore. As always, the program features a wide variety of seasonal music, but this year, there are some new twists. I recently spoke with Baltimore Choral Arts’ new Music […]

Nov. 13 2017

Tips and Advice on Planning for the Future

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Estate Planning, Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Principle Attorney of Elville and Associates, Steve Elville stopped by WBJC to speak with Jonathan Palevsky about estate planning and more.  Steve shared his experience and knowledge on the step by step process of planning for the future.

Nov. 07 2017

Massenet’s quintessential French Romantic opera, “Werther”

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

Baltmore Concert Opera is presenting one of the most beautiful, popular, and tragic examples of French Romantic opera, Jules Massenet’s Werther. Here is BCO’s Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker.                      

Nov. 03 2017

All at Sea

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

From now through November 19, Baltimore Shakespeare Factory is stepping away from the Bard for a bit to present The Sea Voyage, a comedy by John Fletcher and Philip Massinger. Recently, I spoke with director Ann Turiano about the show, which features warriors, pirates, castaways, and all manner of shenanigans.     https://www.baltimoreshakespearefactory.org/

Oct. 24 2017

Pianist Jeremy Denk’s Baltimore recital debut

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

    The Shriver Hall Concert Series is starting its 2017-2018 season at a different venue in Park Heights while JHU’s Shriver Hall is being renovated. Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, talks about the program that pianist Jeremy Denk will present as a season opener.      

Oct. 23 2017

A new music director for Baltimore Choral Arts

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

      A new era begins for the Baltimore Choral Arts Society when Music Director, Anthony Blake Clark opens his inaugural season on Saturday, October 28. It was a pleasure to meet him and talk about it.      

Oct. 17 2017

Art songs inspired by Baltimore composer Spencer Huffman

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

Baltimore Musicales is presenting an evening of music by Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Berg, Vaughan Williams and more, plus the première of songs by Baltimore composer Spencer Huffman. Soprano, Thea Tullman Moore, is the Executive Director.      

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