Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Sep. 17 2013

Alvin Ailey Dance

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

When I was still living in Africa, there was great excitement when we heard that the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater would be performing in Johannesburg. They lived up to all the hype — it was a thrilling performance. One of the principal dancers in the company was Linda-Denise Fischer-Harrell, who is now an active dance […]

Aug. 25 2013

8-25-13 Music In The Great Hall Begins Another Fine Season!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Music In The Great Hall begins another season of fine chamber music concerts on September 8 with the Times 2 duo of Pianist Lura Johnson and Violinist Netanel Draiblat.  I had the pleasure of speaking with them in August about the concert.   Here’s a link for more information! http://migh.org/2013-14-season/ Related posts: Chad Bowles is […]

Aug. 07 2013

Madcap misadventures

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

                    UB writing professor, Marion Winik, has just published a collection of essays about dating at “a certain age” as the French so diplomatically put it. She came in to talk to me about it. Marion Winik     Related posts: March for the Animals is […]

Aug. 01 2013

08-1-13 Word On Wine Old Westminster Winery…

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, Word on Wine | No Comments

Families and wine seem to go together!  Meet The Baker family…They are behind a very fine new winery in Westminster ‘Old Westminster Winery’.  Not only is this a nice family endeavor but they are producing some very fine wines right here in Maryland.  It was a pleasure to meet and talk about their current and […]

Jun. 20 2013

Angel or Devil?

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

            The virtuoso flute player, Marina Piccinini, will be conducting her International Flute Master Classes at Peabody next week, and the events begin with an opening gala on Sunday evening, called “Angels and Devils.” Here she talks about both. 01 Track 1 Related posts: Teju Cole’s Open City B(l)iss 7-12-12 […]

Jun. 17 2013

Everyman’s final offering for 2012-1213

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

WBJC is a media sponsor for Everyman Theatre’s current romp, Beaux Strategem. Everyman’s Founding Artistic Director,Vincent Lancisi, came in to talk to me about it. Vincent Lancisi   Related posts: Restoration Romp The Gaming Table Comedy with an edge

Jun. 12 2013

Restoration Romp

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

Bruce Nelson, character actor extraordinaire, is currently appearing in Everyman Theatre’s Beaux Strategem. He came in to talk to WBJC. Beaux Strategem Bruce Nelson   Related posts: Everyman’s final offering for 2012-1213 The Gaming Table Comedy with an edge

May. 23 2013

Carlos’s Favorites!

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 4 Comments

In the following interview, conductor Carlos Kalmar talks about a phenomenal, newish work and about gathering together his favorite music from Prokofiev’s Ballet, Romeo and Juliet,  aka Carlos’s Favorites.   Maestro Kalmar also talks about why he loves American orchestras like the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra which he will conduct this Thursday through Saturday.    Also on the program, […]

Apr. 25 2013

The Melodies of Brahms With Denyce Graves and no Hands!

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

Conductor Piotr Gajewski talked with me about the National Philharmonic’s upcoming all Brahms concert with superstar mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, 2 of the women Brahms loved and conducting without a score.                                                                        01 Track 1 The National Philharmonic Chorale with Denyce Graves will perform Saturday and Sunday, May 4th and 5th.  Here’s the web […]

Apr. 25 2013

A Season Finale and a Farewell

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

This Sunday, April 28, Chamber Music by Candlelight will present the final concert of their 2012-13 season. Clarinetist and co-coordinator Eddie Palanker is retiring from the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra after playing in the group for 50 years; as such, he’ll also be stepping down from his position with this series. Over the years, I’ve had […]

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