Archive for the ‘Music In Maryland’ Category

Sep. 15 2018

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

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

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!

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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 […]

Aug. 31 2018

9-1-18 Music In Maryland BSO 2018 Opening Warm Up.

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It’s Labor Day weekend and that means everything is going to be starting up really soon.  The first BSO Subscription concert is on 9/21 and features the Rachmaninoff Paganini Variations and Beethoven’s Eroica.  The BSO hasn’t recorded much Beethoven but David Zinman did record a cycle with the Tonhalle in Zurich!  I used Leon Fleisher’s […]

Aug. 24 2018

8-25-18 Music In Maryland Bernstein @ 100 and BSO Tour!

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

This week Music in Maryland celebrates two things.  First the BSO is on tour in the UK and Ireland.  Second it’s Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday!  Granted Lenny hasn’t been around since 1990 but his music and performances continue to shape just about everything around us. PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/25/2018 6:00 PM 695 Leonard Bernstein Three […]

Aug. 17 2018

8-18-18 Music In Maryland…The Traveling BSO!

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

The Baltimore Symphony is going across the pond to the UK and Ireland.  The BSO hasn’t toured for over a decade and this is something to celebrate.  The orchestra will be performing at the Proms in London and at the Edinburgh Festival.  We are playing some of the repertoire they will be presenting. PLAY DATE: […]

Aug. 01 2018

8-4-18 Music In Maryland. Baltimore Chamber Orchestra.

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

Recently WBJC had some announcements discussing the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra’s upcoming search for a new concert master.  I thought we would hear some of their previous concert master’s work as well as some of the BCO’s vintage recordings.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/04/2018 6:00 PM 4429 Felix Mendelssohn Violin Sonata in f Op 4 2 […]

Jul. 27 2018

7-28-18 Music In Maryland Fleisher 90/2

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

Music in Maryland continues to celebrate the amazing recorded output of Leon Fleisher.  He turned 90 on 7/23…kind of a no brainer.  Some really great pieces and performers. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/28/2018 6:00 PM 19963 William Bolcom Graceful Ghost CBS/Sony 64162 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher SOLO Katherine Jacobson Fleisher 4:59 C 1 24-24 […]

Jul. 21 2018

7-21-18 Music In Maryland…Happy 90th Leon Fleisher!

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

The great pianist, teacher and conductor Leon Fleisher turns 90 on Monday!  Count on lots of Fleisher on Monday, but why not celebrate a little early with some excellent recordings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/21/2018 6:00 PM 313 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 12 in A K 414 CBS/Sony 435052 COND Leon Fleisher, conductor ORCH […]

Jul. 03 2018

7-7-18 Music In Maryland Poulenc Trio!

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

The Poulenc Trio recorded a new album recently for Delos entitled Trains of Thought.  Bryan Young and Irina Kaplan Lande joined me for some great conversation and music! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/07/2018 6:00 PM 4109 Francis Poulenc Trio for Oboe,Bassoon and Piano Delos 3543 ORCH The Poulenc Trio 12:13 C 1 1-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:14 PM […]

Jun. 30 2018

6-30-18 Music In Maryland Some Pre 7/4 American Music!

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

The fourth falls on a Wednesday this year!  It’s a little early to play Sousa so why not play some great American works and just a bit of Americana.  These are some of my favorites…perhaps they are yours as well. PLAY DATE: Sat, 06/30/2018 6:00 PM 589 Samuel Barber School for Scandal Overture Op 5 […]

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