Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

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 […]

Jun. 27 2018

Summer fare from Baltimore Shakespeare Factory

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

            BSF is presenting Macbeth and King John for their 2018 summer season. Here is their founding artistic director, Tom Delise.  

Jun. 12 2018

Your summer starts here

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

  The Columbia Festival of the Arts launches its 31st annual festival with a LakeFest Free Weekend this Friday, and then runs through Saturday June 30th at various venues around Columbia. Their Director is David Phillips.    

May. 31 2018

Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival

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

My friend Don Buxton drove all the way out from Easton the other day, and we  spoke about the 33rd season of the Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival.  

May. 31 2018

Festival UMBC

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

I had the great pleasure of meeting with the artistic director Festival UMBC, Asiya Korepanova recently about the music festival starting it’s second season.  

May. 30 2018

Celebrating Poland

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

I recently had a chance to talk to my friend Brian Ganz about a concert honoring Poland with the National Philharmonic.  

May. 22 2018

Mezzo-to-mezzo with Denyce Graves

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

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 […]

May. 21 2018

The BSYO Tackles Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 1 Comment

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 […]

May. 13 2018

“Songs of Creation”

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

      The Maryland Choral Society’s closing concert of the season will include a premier of a new work by their Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan.  

May. 12 2018

The Maryland Historical Society honors the Catonsville Nine

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

    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.    

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