Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Jan. 07 2018

Choral Hour 1-07-17

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

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Francis Poulenc Mass in G Nimbus 5197 COND Stephen Darlington SOLO Christ Church Cathedral Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:21 AM Sir Arthur Sullivan Te Deum (1872) BBC 203 COND Sir Charles Mackerras ORCH BBC Concert Orchestra SOLO London Choral Society SOLO Teresa Cahill, soprano SOLO Margaret Phillips, organ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:55 AM Giovanni Palestrina […]

Jan. 06 2018

1-6-18 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we had three violin concertos and three people! Our panel was Jed Gaylin from Hopkins Symphony and Bay Atlantic Orchestra, Ed Goldstein from Peabody Ragtime Ensemble and Annapolis Symphony and Moi! Three Violin Concertos including a gorgeous recording of Beethoven’s! PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/06/2018 5:00 PM 71 Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in […]

Jan. 06 2018

Vocalise – 1/06/17

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

8:00 PM I invite you to enjoy this birthday celebration (a day early) of pieces by Francis Poulenc who was born in the posh part of Paris on January 7th 1899. 8:00 PM Leo Delibes Lakme: Flower Duet London 19033 COND Sebastian Lang-Lessing ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Jan. 06 2018

01/27/18 – Tosca – 1pm

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera | No Comments

GIACOMO PUCCINI Tosca Sir David McVicar’s “smashing new production” is “a grand triumph” (Huffington Post), featuring an exciting cast led by soprano Sonya Yoncheva in the title role of the fiery diva and Vittorio Grigolo as her passionate lover, Cavaradossi. The pair are “youthful, ardent, and innocent … their duets electric, their kisses hot and […]

Jan. 06 2018

01/20/18 – Thais – 1pm

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera | No Comments

JULES MASSENET Thaïs Ailyn Pérez is the alluring courtesan and Gerald Finley is the holy man who tries to resist her powers of seduction in Massenet’s tale of sensuality versus spirituality. Emmanuel Villaume conducts. SUNG IN FRENCH ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 3 HRS 16 MINS photo credit: Chris Lee/Metropolitan Opera CAST CONDUCTOR  Emmanuel Villaume THAÏS  Ailyn Pérez NICIAS  Jean-François Borras ATHANAËL  Gerald […]

Jan. 06 2018

Booknotes looks ahead to good reads for 2018

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

    In the New Year we can look forward to new books by local writers, and some hidden gems. Here is Ann Berlin from The Ivy Bookshop with some guidelines.     Laura Lipman’s Sunburn Sujata Massey’s Widows of Malabar Dan Fesperman’s Safe Houses Hotel Silence by Audur Ava Olafsdottir    

Jan. 05 2018

Toccata listings 1/7/18

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | 1 Comment

On tonight’s program, Bach on a free-bass accordion, and a Psalm for piano and Orchestra by Liszt.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 4931 Johann Sebastian Bach Partita No. 2 in c BWV 826 Denon 18031 SOLO Stefan Hussong,accordion 18:57 C 1 10-15 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:23 PM 38889 Franz Liszt De Profundis-Instrumental Psalm S […]

Jan. 04 2018

Thursday 01/04/18 The Cleveland Orchestra

By WBJC Programming | Posted in WBJC Evening Concert | No Comments

11:00 PM Rafael Kubelik, conductor HAYDN: Symphony No. 99 in Eb SMETANA: “From Bohemia’s Meadows and Forests” (excerpt) Mercury CD 434 379 BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 6 in A

Jan. 03 2018

Wednesday 01-03-18 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE!

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11:00 PM IAN BOSTRIDGE & THOMAS ADÈS Performers: Ian Bostridge, Tenor Thomas Adès, Piano SCHUBERT: Winterreise

Jan. 02 2018

Tuesday 01/02/18 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Juraj Valcuha and Christian Tetzlaff Haydn: Symphony No. 85 in B-flat Major (The Queen) Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 35 (Christian Tetzlaff, piano) J. Strauss: Emperor Waltz, Op. 437 R. Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59 Lutoslawski: Symphony No. 3 (Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor)