Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Nov. 07 2015

The first Booknotes on WBJC!

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

The Ivy Bookshop on Falls Road is underwriting our new interview series devoted to the world of books — from different genres, to book awards, to local authors — everything to do with books. The interviews air the first Friday of each month at 5.15 p.m. on my air shift, and the first Saturday of the […]

Oct. 31 2015

Nosferatu, if You Dare!

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

I have never seen “Nosferatu.” Shocking!  I’m glad I waited until now since Occasional Symphony will accompany the classic F. W. Murnau vampire film in their annual Halloween Concert, tonight at 2640 Space. Jonathan Palevsky spoke with 2 of the movers and shakers of Occasional Symphony, Joshua Hong and James Young. occasionalsymphony.org

Oct. 30 2015

A new series about the world of books

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Booknotes, Host Blogs, Interviews | 1 Comment

The Ivy Bookshop on Falls Road is underwriting a new interview series on WBJC devoted to the world of books — from different genres, to book awards, to local and national authors — everything to do with books. I’ll be hosting, and Booknotes will air the first Friday of each month at 5.15 p.m. on […]

Oct. 21 2015

Montrose Trio gives Baltimore premiere of “Temple Visions.”

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

      The Shriver Hall Concert Series will present the first of three co-commissioned works for their 50th anniversary season with the Baltimore premiere – at 5.30pm on Sunday, October 25th – of James Lee III’s Piano Trio No. 2, “Temple Visions.” SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, and “Temple Visions” composer, James Lee III, […]

Oct. 13 2015

Haydn’s Creation

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

The Cathedral Choral Society in Washington, D.C. is opening its 74th season with Haydn’s Creation, directed by J. Reilly Lewis. The bass soloist is D.C. native, Kenneth Kellogg, who came in to WBJC to talk about the performance.      

Oct. 09 2015

Vehicles for Change

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

  This is an organization that is really changing lives in the community. Director, Philip Holmes, came in to talk about how they are making a difference.    

Oct. 08 2015

Compatriots collaborate

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

  William Kentridge, whose production of “Lulu” is forthcoming at the Metropolitan Opera, and Jo Smail, a professor at MICA, are collaborating on an exhibition at Goya Contemporary Gallery in Hampden, named “Dialogue.” Jo came into the studio to talk about their visual dialogue.      

Oct. 07 2015

Meet the violist from the Haydn String Quartet series!

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

I hope you’ve been following and enjoying the complete cycle of the Haydn String Quartets that we’re broadcasting on WBJC at 6.30pm each weekday evening. To add some behind-the-scenes perspective, the violist from the Angeles String Quartet, Brian Dembow, came in to talk to me about the recordings.              

Sep. 30 2015

Bicycling is Not Just for Weekends Anymore!

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

  Since 2009 bicycling in Maryland has increased by almost 100%. The bicycle has become an ever growing means of all around transportation not just a recreational activity. With more bicyclists on the road, education, awareness and bicycle advocacy is important for the safety of everyone on the road. Nate Evans, Executive Director of Bike […]

Sep. 17 2015

There’s a Ride for Everyone at the 22nd Annual Tour du Port!

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

Bike Maryland is an organization that promotes bicycle advocacy and education all year round & makes me proud to live in Baltimore.   Nate Evans, Executive Director of Bike Maryland, discusses the 22nd Annual Tour du Port, Bike Maryland’s biggest fund raiser of the year.   There are 4 varied, fun rides to suit everyone’s preference […]

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