Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Apr. 17 2016

Choral Hour 4-17-16

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8:02 AM Gerald Finzi                  Seven partsongs  Op 17                  Chandos    8936 COND Paul Spicer SOLO The Finzi Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 AM Sir Edward Elgar              The Music Makers  Op 69                 Teldec     92374 COND Andrew Davis ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO BBC Symphony Chorus SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano

Apr. 16 2016

Vocalise – 04/16/16

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  8:00 PM Sir Michael Tippett — A Child of Our Time Conductor: Stephen Darlington Christ Church Cathedral Choir Nimbus, 5266 8:11 PM Gerald Finzi — Intimations of Immortality Opus: 29 Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra and Chorus John Mark Ainsley, tenor Hyperion, 66876  

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, Jim Harp from Lyric Opera Baltimore and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  We liked the Schumann/Ravel, Stokowski transcriptions and the Dvorak.  The Vivaldi did much better than most early music ‘antique shows’.  Here are the listings…   PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/16/2016 […]

Apr. 16 2016

4-16-16 Music In Maryland St. David’s Bach Marathon and More!

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

Every year for the past 40 St. David’s Episcopal Church in Roland Park has presented their Bach Marathon.  Their choir director Douglas Buchanan was kind enough to send me the final performances of this year (Aus Der Tiefe Rufe Ich BWV 131) and last year (Jesu Meine Freude BW V 227).  We are pleased to […]

Apr. 14 2016

Thursday 04/14/16 The Pittsburgh Symphony

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor Valentina Lisitsa, piano Smith: The Star Spangled Banner BATES: Rusty Air in Carolina RACHMANINOFF: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique

Apr. 13 2016

Wednesday 4-13-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel Soloist: Cameron Carpenter, organ Barber: Toccata Festiva Scriabin: Sonata No. 2 Hartke: Symphony No. 4, Organ Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3, Organ Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals Finale; Academy of London; Richard Stamp, conducting

Apr. 12 2016

Baltimore City’s Lit Festival

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

The annual CityLit Festival, a highlight of the Baltimore literary scene, is taking place on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th on various midtown campuses. I invited CityLit founder Gregg Wilhelm to come in and talk to us about it.  

Apr. 12 2016

Tuesday 4/12/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor, Riccardo Muti Pianist, Leif Ove Andsnes Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 Hindemith: Concert Music for Brass and String Orchestra Prokofiev: Scythian Suite Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage

Apr. 11 2016

Monday 04/11/16 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: David Robertson SOLOIST: Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano MESSIAEN: Les offrandes oubliées: Méditation symphonique pour orchestra (The Forgotten Offerings: Symphonic Meditation for Orchestra) MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major Tristan MURAIL: Le Désenchantement du monde, Symphonic Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (U.S. Premiere & New York Philharmonic co-commission with Bavarian Radio Symphony, […]

Apr. 10 2016

Music From Movies 4-10-16

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7:00 PM Franz Schubert                Piano Trio No. 2 in E-Flat  Op 100 D   9Philips    412620 ORCH Beaux Arts Trio ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:43 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky  Op 78                 Telarc     80143 COND Sir Andre Previn ORCH Los Angeles Philharmonic SOLO Christine Cairns, mezzo-sopran ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 PM Dmitri Shostakovich           The Gadfly: Suite from the Film  Op 97  […]