Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Jan. 15 2017

02/11/17 – Carmen – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Carmen Composed by Georges Bizet Libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy sung in French ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 17 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera Two French mezzo-sopranos, Sophie Koch and Clémentine Margaine, alternate as Bizet’s immortal heroine. Tenor Marcelo Álvarez is her hapless soldier Don José, and newcomer […]

Jan. 15 2017

02/04/17 – Rigoletto – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Rigoletto Composed by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave Sung in Italian ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 2 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera Michael Mayer’s hit production of Rigoletto places the action in a neon-bedecked Las Vegas in 1960. Stephen Costello and Joseph Calleja alternate as the womanizing Duke, Olga Peretyatko […]

Jan. 15 2017

Choral Hour 1-15-17

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

Today at 4:30 PM the Choir of St. David’s with music director, Douglas Buchanan will offer their annual Evensong celebrating the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Last year for the MLK celebration they performed excerpts from Judah Adashi’s “Rise,” a civil rights cantata with poetry by Tameka Cage Conley.  […]

Jan. 14 2017

1-14-17 Face The Music Listings

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

This week was a really fun show.  With the exception of the Dvorak everything was vintage and donated by Dave Donovan!  I figured why not use them since Dave isn’t on the panel this week and he has excellent taste!  Our panel was Phil Greenfield of The American Record Guide, Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and […]

Jan. 14 2017

Vocalise – 1/14/16

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

8:00 PM Traditional                   He’s Got the Whole World in His Hand    RCA/BMG    63306 SOLO Marian Anderson, contralto SOLO Franz Rupp, piano 8:02 PM Aaron Copland                 Old American Songs                      CBS/Sony   60899 SOLO William Warfield, baritone SOLO Aaron Copland,piano 8:27 PM Richard Strauss               Four Last Songs                         Philips    4758507 COND Kurt Masur ORCH Gewandhausorchester Leipzig SOLO Jessye Norman, […]

Jan. 13 2017

1-16-17 Word on Wine 2 Fabulous Winter Whites!

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

Here are two fabulous whites for Winter both are around $17.  The Leitz Dragon Stone and the Clos Le Vigneau Vouvray.  Check out our show and listen to us gush about them!

Jan. 13 2017

1-14-17 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concerts/Modigliani Quartet.

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

This week Music in Maryland is broadcasting a concert featuring the excellent Modigliani String Quartet.  The concert featured the Mozart K. 575, the Brahms first quartet and the Ravel quartet.  Here is a copy of the original program and some information about the quartet. http://www.candlelightconcerts.org/modigliani/ To fill we used a recording of Jonathan Leshnoff’s first […]

Jan. 13 2017

Toccata listings for 1/15/17

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

A harpsichord suite inspired by birds and the “Farewell” concerto by Hummel. Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 8084 Francois Couperin Harpsichord Suite No.14 Harm Mundi 190357 SOLO Kenneth Gilbert, harpsichord 22:58 C 1 6-13 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:27 PM 33505 Johann Nepomuk Hummel Piano Concerto in E Op 110 “Les Adieux” Vox/MMG 5064 COND […]

Jan. 12 2017

Thursday 01/12/17 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Leopold Stokowski, conductor BACH (arr. STOKOWSKI): Toccata and Fugue in D minor, S. 565 BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 SIBELIUS: “Swan of Tuonela” GLIÈRE: Symphony No. 3 in B minor, Op. 42, “Iyla Murometz”

Jan. 11 2017

Wednesday 01-11-17 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Carlos Kalmar VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No. 6 in E minor (revised version) BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Opus 55, “Eroica” Carl Nielsen: Flute Concerto  

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