Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Jul. 17 2016

7-18-16 Word On Wine; Book Club Wines!

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

This week Kati Harrison is sitting in for Mary Zajac for three reasons.  1)Mary is on Vacation.  2)We have been running lots of repeats lately.  3)I bought two fabulous whites for her book club which screamed to be reviewed. 1)2014 Chateau Granville Lacoste.  Graves (White Bordeaux;  75% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon Blanc and 5% Muscadelle.)   […]

Jul. 17 2016

Music From Movies 7-17-16

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7:00 PM Luigi Boccherini              Minuet from String Quintet in E Op 13/5 DG/Archiv  447022 ORCH Orpheus Chamber Orchestra SOLO Mischa Maisky, cello 4:05   C  1 11-11 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Bernard Herrmann              North by Northwest: Suite               Unicorn    2080 COND Laurie Johnson ORCH Studio Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:22 PM Archangelo Corelli            Violin Sonata No. 12 in d Op […]

Jul. 17 2016

Choral Hour 7-17-16

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8:00 AM William Turner                The King shall rejoice                  DG/Archiv  419613 COND Simon Preston SOLO Choir of Westminster Abbey ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Francis Poulenc               Four Penitential Motets                 Virgin     91075 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:39 AM Franz Schubert                Of Spring, Love, Youth, & Nature’s GiftsTelarc     80340 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Chamber Singers […]

Jul. 16 2016

7-16-16 Face The Music Listings.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

This week we welcome back Sheldon Bair from the Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra along with stalwart panelists Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Tuba player extraordinaire Ed Goldstein.  Everything was pretty darn good this week!  Buy with your eyes closed!  Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/16/2016 5:00 […]

Jul. 16 2016

Vocalise – 07/16/16

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Remembering Childhood! 8:00 PM Engelbert Humperdink          Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer       London     4758084 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Lucia Popp, soprano SOLO Brigitte Fassbaender,contralto ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Gerald Finzi                  Dies natalis cantata for voice & stringsHyperion   66876 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO John Mark Ainsley, tenor […]

Jul. 16 2016

7-16-16 Music In Maryland Leon Fleisher Pre-Birthday Tribute!

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

We are beginning our Leon Fleisher Celebrations a week early and why not!  We have the two piano version of Mozart’s 3 piano concerto with Leon Fleisher and Kathrine Jacobson Fleisher and also two works for piano left hand by Britten (Ben not Zach) and Korngold.  A Weber piano sonata rounds everything out!  Here are […]

Jul. 14 2016

Thursday 07/14/16 The Pittsburgh Symphony

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11:00 PM Marcelo Lehninger, conductor Stewart Copeland, percussion COPELAND: Trapset & Percussion Concerto No. 1, “The Tyrant’s Crush” SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 1

Jul. 13 2016

08/20/16 – Falstaff – 1pm

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LA Opera On Air Falstaff BY GIUSEPPE VERDI Two hours and 40 minutes, including one intermission SUNG IN ITALIAN front-page photo credit: Robert Millard OVERVIEW In honor of Verdi’s 200th birthday, LA Opera presents a new production of the crowning glory of the composer’s magnificent career, his comic masterpiece Falstaff. LA Opera Music Director James Conlon, […]

Jul. 13 2016

08/13/16 – Moby Dick – 1pm

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LA Opera On Air Moby Dick BY JAKE HEGGIE AND GENE SCHEER Three hours, including one intermission SUNG IN ENGLISH front-page photo credit: Cory Weaver / San Francisco Opera OVERVIEW “Call it a success… A whale tale with staying power” – Los Angeles Times “Theatrically stunning… epic in scale. A vibrant, compelling piece of musical theater” – […]

Jul. 13 2016

08/06/16 – The Two Foscari – 1pm

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LA Opera On Air The Two Foscari BY GIUSEPPE VERDI Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave Based on the historical play by Lord Byron SUNG IN ITALIAN front-page photo credit: OVERVIEW Plácido Domingo and James Conlon join forces in a new production of this Verdi masterpiece. The languid canals and boisterous festivals of 15th-century Venice conceal […]