Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Sep. 17 2016

9-17-16 Music In Maryland. Marin Alsop V. 2

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

    This week Michael Lisicky and I spend another two hours discussing the current situation of the BSO and playing some of their recent recordings with Music Director Marin Alsop.  This is the end of our series of programs and I want to thank Michael for being such a wonderful and informative guest.  This […]

Sep. 17 2016

9-17-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Sheldon Bair from the Susquehanna Symphony and Julien Benichou from The Mid-Atlantic Symphony.  We didn’t care for the Rachmaninoff, loved the Stravinsky and the Chopin, the Tchaikovsky was nice to hear and well done. Here are the listings hope you enjoyed the show! […]

Sep. 17 2016

Choral Hour 9-18-16

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

There’s going to be 2 versions of “Spem in alium” (“Hope in all things”) by Thomas Tallis. 8:00 AM Thomas Tallis                 Spem in Alium Hope in all things        CBS/Sony   66261 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH Huelgas Ensemble ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:12 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 147:  BWV 147     Angel/EMI  86052 COND Sir David Willcocks ORCH […]

Sep. 17 2016

Vocalise – 09/17/16

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

Listen for the colorful, whimsical Michael Torke, whose music reminds me of these flowers made of glass.       8:00 PM E. de Curtis                  Torna a Surriento                       London     425 COND Giancarlo Chiaramello ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor 8:03 PM Johannes Brahms               Alto Rhapsody  Op 53                    DG/Archiv  431261 COND Giuseppe Sinopoli ORCH […]

Sep. 16 2016

9-19-16 Word On Wine Buzet & Riesling!

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

This week we reviewed two white wines…I wanted to like the first which I brought but ended up loving the Riesling Mary brought! 1)2015 Chateau Loustalet.  Buzet $15.  This was a blend of Semillion, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle.  A bit flowery for my taste and not much acid…Mary liked it more than I did.  Buzet […]

Sep. 16 2016

Toccata Listings 9/18/16

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Thanks to Jonathan for filling in for me!   PLAY DATE: Sun, 09/18/2016 6:00 PM 34402 Joseph Bonnet Caprice Heroique Op 7/12 Finlandia 98033 SOLO Kalevi Kiviniemi,organ 7:05 C 1 8-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 25212 Franz Schubert Deux Marches caracteristiques D 886 Naxos 550555 SOLO Jeno Jando, piano YAY nuh YAHN doh SOLO Ilona Prunyi, […]

Sep. 15 2016

Thursday 09/15/16 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor Robert Vernon, viola SMETANA: “The Bartered Bride” Overture SORTOMME: Rhapsody for Viola and Orchestra SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 9 in C major, “The Great”

Sep. 14 2016

Wednesday 9-14-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel Beethoven Symphony No. 5 Beethoven Symphony No. 6 FILL: Bartok Piano Concerto No. 2. Yefim Bronfman, piano Esa Pekka Salonen, conductor CBS 66718

Sep. 13 2016

9-13-16 BSO Gala With Itzak Perlman!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

This coming Saturday (9/17) the Baltimore Symphony will begin their season with a gala performance featuring Itzhak Perlman playing the Mendelssohn Violin concerto.  Maestro Perlman was kind enough to give me some time to ask him about the Mendelssohn Concerto and his instrument.  If you would like more information you can go to or […]

Sep. 13 2016

Tuesday 9/13/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Manfred Honeck Robert Chen, violin Respighi: Fountains of Rome Respighi: Concerto Gregoriano Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 (Pathétique) Dvořák: Carnival Overture (Fritz Reiner, conductor, from RCA Victor album)