Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Feb. 16 2016

Glorious Vivaldi!

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

    The Cathedral Choral Society, joined by the Washington Bach Consort, will be presenting an all Vivaldi program at The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. on February 21st. Music Director, J. Reilly Lewis, came into talk about it.        

Feb. 12 2016

New Arrivals at the BMA

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

    An exhibition of over 200 works, covering widely different media and periods, showcases the wealth of new acquisitions at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Curator, Rina Hoisington, came in to talk about what goes into such an undertaking.      

Feb. 11 2016

Debut recording from a BSO star

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The Baltimore Symphony’s Principle Oboe, Katherine Needleman, has just released her debut recording, and she came in to talk to us about it.      

Feb. 02 2016

Writers & Words

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

If you enjoy writers, writing, words, and maybe even and little wine, this is a Baltimore reading series for you. I spoke with two editors from the series.        

Feb. 02 2016

Gil Shaham premiers a new work by Jonathan Leshnoff

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

                        The 3rd and last of the Shriver Hall Concert Hall 50th anniversary commissions, a Chamber Concerto for Violin and Orchestra by Baltimore composer, Jonathan Leshnoff, gets its world premiere from Gil Shaham. Here are the composer, and the Series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran. […]

Jan. 29 2016

This Place Holds No Fear

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            Anne Posten, an adjunct instructor and literary translator in New York, came to talk to me about the art of translation, and her latest project.    

Jan. 15 2016

“… and all the [men and] women merely players.”

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

  Center Stage, never one to be stodgy in its approach to theatrical productions, is presenting an all-female As You Like It by William Shakespeare. One of the few men involved, dramaturg Gavin Witt, came to talk about it.    

Jan. 14 2016

MICA’s new President

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

Samuel (Sammy) Hoi has quietly and smilingly brought an energized breath of fresh air to the Maryland Institute College of Art. It was my pleasure to invite him into the WBJC studios for an interview.                    

Jan. 13 2016

“Chiara’s Diary”

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

The Early Music group, Europa Galante, will be recreating the musical life at an all girls’ orphanage in Baroque-era Venice in their program at Shriver Hall. Here is Catherine Cochran with more …            

Jan. 12 2016

St. David’s marks MLK

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

                St. David’s Church in Roland Park is honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. with works by two Baltimore composers on January 17th. I spoke to St. David’s Music Director, Dr. Douglas Buchanan.      

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