Archive for the ‘Music In Maryland’ Category

Nov. 16 2018

Music In Maryland…Joshua Bell!

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Joshua Bell is coming to town on 11/30 and performing with the BSO.  I thought it would be a good excuse to share some of his recordings. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/17/2018 6:00 PM 7868 Ernest Bloch Baal Shem: Suite London 452851 COND David Zinman David ZIHN mihn ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra SOLO Joshua Bell, violin […]

Nov. 09 2018

11-10-18 Music In Maryland Robert DiLutis and Other Great Things!

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This week we start with clarinetist Robert DiLutis and a nice performance of the much too under-heard Francaix Clarinet Concerto.  It was recorded at College Park with the U of M Orchestra and conductor Jose Luis Novo.  After that I wanted some stuff appropriate to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One.  […]

Nov. 02 2018

11-3-18 Music In Maryland Mendelssohn and Schumann.

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People always group these two composers together even though they are about as similar as chalk and cheese…therefore we will continue this process!  Also the Bach Cello suite recording we played on guitar is amazing. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/03/2018 6:00 PM 6036 Felix Mendelssohn String Symphony No. 7 in d Nimbus 5142 COND […]

Oct. 26 2018

10-27-18 Music In Maryland Some BSO Pieces for Halloween!

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With the approach of 10/31 I thought it might be nice to play a couple of BSO recordings which feature darker themes!  The Michael Torke percussion concerto with Marin Alsop has never been played here so I thought it would be nice to let everyone have a listen. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/27/2018 6:00 PM 79 […]

Oct. 19 2018

10-20-18 Music In Maryland Columbia Concerts Benjamin Grosvenor

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Our concert tonight features the excellent pianist Benjamin Grosvenor who performed with the Columbia Candlelight Concert Society Saturday May 5, 2018. Brahms: Four Pieces op. 119 Brett Dean: Hommage a Brahms (Played as interludes between the Brahms pieces.) Berg: Piano Sonata op. 1 Debussy/Borwick & G.  Copeland arr: Prelude To The Afternoon Of A Faun. […]

Oct. 12 2018

10-13-18 Music In Maryland Qing and Messiah!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This week we have live performances of BSO violinist Qing Li and also parts 2 & 3 of the BSO messiah recording.  Makes for great listening. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/13/2018 6:00 PM 1778 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A K 219 “TurQing Li 1 COND Carolyn Kuan ORCH Baltimore Symphony […]

Oct. 06 2018

10-6-18 Music In Maryland Handel Choir Durufle Requiem & BSO Messiah

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 2 Comments

This week Mes Petits Amis we are featuring a couple of nice performances featuring The Handel Choir conducted by Brian Bartoldus.  They will be performing the Gloria from the Frank Martin Mass For Double Choir and the Durufle Requiem.  We also feature excerpts from the new BSO Messiah that came out last month. PLAY DATE: […]

Sep. 22 2018

9-22-18 Music In Maryland Chamber Music by Candlelight and Other Fine Things

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This week we have an interesting potpourri of great things.  We have two recordings and two live performances.  Netanel Draiblate is performing with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra as one of four candidates to become concert master!  The concert is on 9/30 at Goucher College.  Should be great.  The two middle pieces are from Chamber Music […]

Sep. 15 2018

9-15-18 Music In Maryland Bloch for the Holidays.

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On this Saturday between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur I thought we would play some of the Baltimore Symphony’s recordings of music by Ernest Bloch.  I also added the Sacred Service in the Bernstein performance just because I think it’s a great piece of music and we haven’t played it in a year. Play Report […]

Sep. 07 2018

9-8-18 Dvorak and Ohlsson!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

It’s Dvorak’s birthday so why not play two BSO recordings of Dvorak Symphonies.  Also Garrick Ohlsson is playing with the symphony in two weeks.  He’s playing the Rachmaninoff  Paganini Rhapsody which we played last week so I picked an epic Prokofiev Sonata.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/08/2018 6:00 PM 3032 Antonin Dvorak Symphony No. 6 […]

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