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Aug. 14 2016

09/17/16 – Magic Flute – 1pm

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San Francisco Opera The Magic Flute Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder Sung in English In a fantastical world of ferocious dragons and enchanted musical instruments, a noble prince sets out to rescue a beautiful princess and ensure the triumph of truth and justice. Mozart’s final operatic masterpiece returns in a sublime multimedia […]

Aug. 14 2016

09/10/16 – Die Meistersinger – 1pm

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San Francisco Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Music and Libretto by Richard Wagner Sung in German In his comic masterpiece, Wagner set aside gods and goddesses to tell a touchingly human story about the power of art. When an impetuous young singer arrives in a proud German city determined to dazzle the townsfolk and win the […]

Aug. 14 2016

09/03/16 – Lucia di Lammermoor – 1pm

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San Francisco Opera Lucia di Lammermoor Music by Gaetano Donizetti Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano Sung in Italian front page photo credit: Cory Weaver Pressured to marry the wrong man, a young woman suffers an emotional breakdown, culminating in the most astonishing mad scene in all of opera. Witness the arresting vocal and dramatic power of Nadine […]

Aug. 14 2016

Music From Movies 8-14-16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | No Comments

Some great film scores have been composed by Italian composers.  Hope you enjoy tonight’s all Italian Music from Movies! 7:00 PM Pietro Mascagni               Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo        DG/Archiv  439514 COND Neeme Jarvi ORCH Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Ennio Morricone               The Mission: Suite from the Film        Silva      1057 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague […]

Aug. 14 2016

Choral Hour 8-14-16

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

8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina           Missa L’Homme Arme                      Naxos      553314 COND Sergio Vartolo ORCH Soloists of Capella Musicale.. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Antonin Dvorak                Moravian Duets  Op 32                   Chandos    9257 COND Josef Pancik ORCH Prague Chamber Choir SOLO Marian Lapsansky, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:56 AM Ludwig van Beethoven          Mount of Olives: Hallelujah  Op 85      Telarc     80119 COND Robert […]

Aug. 13 2016

8-13-2016 Face The Music Listings

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

This week our panel was made up of our own Operations Director & Weekend Host  Kati Harrison and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  We loved the Prokofiev…The rest was fine! Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/13/2016 5:00 PM            5532 Sergei Prokofiev              Piano Concerto No.  2 in g […]

Aug. 13 2016

8-13-16 Music In Maryland Baltimore Symphony Orchestra…The Comissiona Years!

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

My Excellent Guest Host Michael Lisicky!   Sergiu Comissiona! This week I have the pleasure of continuing my discussions with Michael Lisicky 2nd oboe of the BSO.  We talk about the Comissiona years and sample some of the recordings of that era.  It is such a pleasure to talk candidly and openly about the history […]

Aug. 13 2016

Vocalise – 08/13/16

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

8:00 PM Sir Edward Elgar              Softly and Gently fr: Dream of Gerontius DG/Archiv  449113 COND Benjamin Britten ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO London Symphony Chorus SOLO Choir Kings College, Cambridge SOLO Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams        Serenade to Music                       Hyperion   66420 COND Matthew Best ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Corydon Singers […]

Aug. 12 2016

8-15-16 Word On Wine Cocktails…Live and In Person!

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

    Looks delicious doesn’t it!  I think so. This week I made two of my current favorite cocktails for Mary!  Here are the recipes neither are challenging! 1)The Roosevelt! 2 oz. Pikesville Rye 2 oz. Limoncello…any brand will do.  Lots of freshly squeezed lime juice.  Fill Shaker with ice…Yum! 2)Cocktail still Sine Nomine…(This mixture needs […]

Aug. 12 2016

Toccata listings 8/14/16

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Probably the first time we’ve played anything by Neil Sadaka on WBJC! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sun, 08/14/2016 6:00 PM 41112 Henry F. Gilbert Three American Dances FleurdeSon 57928 SOLO Nadia & Vladimir Zaitsev,piano SOLO four hands 7:34 C 0 15-17 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 17364 Francois Couperin Harpsichord Suite No.9 Harm Mundi 901447 SOLO Christophe […]

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