Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Jan. 17 2017

Clarinet trios at Shriver

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

          Pianist, Inon Barnatan, clarinettist, Anthony McGill, and cellist, Alisa Weilerstein are presenting a program of clarinet works by Beethoven, Joseph Hallman, and Brahms on Sunday January 22nd. Here is the Executive Director of the Shriver Hall Concert Series, Catherine Cochran.  

Dec. 19 2016

The benefits of dance

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

        Dance Movement Therapy is one of a range of practices that has proven remarkably successful in the treatment of certain mental health cases. Deborah Quirk, a former dancer, is a board certified dance movement therapist who has witnessed its success first hand.    

Dec. 16 2016

Outreach to refugees and immigrants

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  ERICA is an organization in Baltimore City ensuring that immigrants are welcome here. Their executive director, Betty Symington, came to talk about the work they do.    

Dec. 14 2016

A holiday concert with a difference

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Baltimore Musicales, a fairly new chamber music group that highlights the art song, is presenting a holiday musicale called ‘Tis the Season. Thea Tullman Moore, who fills many roles in the group, came to talk about the concert.    

Dec. 10 2016

Spike Gjerde’s farm-to-table mission

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

            “Farm-to-table” is more than simply an approach to cuisine. Award winning chef and restaurateur, Spike Gjerde – the mastermind behind such enterprises as Woodberry Kitchen, Artifact Coffee, Parts & Labor, and the new bookstore-café Bird in Hand – has made local sourcing his mission.    

Dec. 06 2016

‘Tis the Season!

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

  The Handel Choir of Baltimore is starting the holiday spirit with the iconic work of their namesake: Messiah. Arian Khaefi, their Artistic Director & Conductor, came in to talk about the two upcoming concerts.      

Dec. 04 2016

Joyeux Noël!

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

        The Maryland Choral Society starts its 2016-2017 on December 11th with a program of music celebrating Noël. Here is Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan, to talk about the full season.      

Dec. 03 2016

Booknotes takes a coffee break

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

        Award winning chef and restaurateur Spike Gjerde‘s latest venture is a new bookstore-café named Bird in Hand in Charles Village. It’s a delicious enterprise for book lovers.      

Nov. 30 2016

The sound and movement of water in music

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

          French pianist, Hélène Grimaud, returns to the Shriver Hall Concert Series with her Water program. Here is the Executive Director of Shriver Concerts, Catherine Cochran, with more.  

Nov. 25 2016

The Center Stage renaissance

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

          The historic building that houses Center Stage has been undergoing a massive renovation, and they are now poised to begin unveiling the changes in a series of openings. Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE,came in to WBJC to give us a preview.    

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