Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Sep. 20 2018

District5 for the Davies Concert Series

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

    The Davies Concert series in Prince George’s County is opening their season with a DC based woodwind quintet called District5. Here is Hiram Larew with more.    

Sep. 19 2018

Run Wild for Autism!

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

  Rebecca Rienzi, Executive Director of Pathfinders for Autism spoke with me about their history and mission since 2000. She also shared information about Run Wild for Autism 2018, the 8th Annual 5K and 1 mile Fun Run & Walk at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore which takes place Sunday, September 30th. Registration ends on […]

Sep. 19 2018

Zukerman Trio opens Shriver season

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

    The Shriver Hall Concert Series opens its 2018-2019 season — at Goucher’s Kraushaar Auditorium — with the Zukerman Trio playing Mozart, Arensky, and Beethoven. Here is the series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.      

Sep. 15 2018

Odyssey in the Fall

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

            Johns Hopkins University’s Odyssey program begins on September 17th with its fall offering of more than fifty lifelong learning courses in art, science, music, photography, writing, and more. Here is the Program Director, Douglas Blackstone.    

Sep. 14 2018

War – what is it good for?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | 1 Comment

Well, it won’t do your love life any favors, at least not in Aristophanes’ Lysistrata.  Spotlighters Theatre is presenting Sarah Ruden’s translation of this 411 BCE satire from September 21-October 14; I recently chatted about the production with co-directors Michael Blum and Darlene Harris.      

Sep. 14 2018

National Philharmonic

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

I recently had the chance to talk to Piotr Gajewski about a special concert by the National Philharmonic.

Sep. 11 2018

The 2018-2019 music series at St. David’s

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

    The Music Series at St. David’s in Roland Park opens its new season on Sunday 16th with a feast for Hildegard von Bingen. Director of Music Ministries, Douglas Buchanan, came in to give an overview of the whole series.      

Aug. 04 2018

Catching up with the St. Francis Missal on Booknotes

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

      A project lasting almost 18 months is winding down at The Walters Art Museum: the conservation of the St. Francis Missal. I caught up with the head of book and paper conservation, Abigail Quandt, curator of rare books and manuscripts, Lynley Anne Herbert, and postgraduate conservation fellow, Cathie Magee.       […]

Jul. 24 2018

BSF explores the complex King John of England

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

      For the first time in Baltimore since 1781, the Baltimore Shakespeare Factory will present Shakespeare’s rarely-performed thriller about a hapless king facing threats from outside and within. The BSF’s Founding Artistic Director is Tom Delise.          

Jul. 10 2018

Topsy-Turvy Summer Fun at Young Vic

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

It’s probably no surprise to our listeners that all of WBJC’s announcers have off-air performing experience as singers, actors, or instrumentalists.With that in mind, I’m delighted to announce that our evening host, John T.K. Scherch, will be singing the title role in The Mikado at Young Victorian Theatre Company this summer. Earlier this week, I […]

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