Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Nov. 27 2016

Music From Movies 11-27-16

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

What came first the chicken or the egg?  Was it the movie that made the music famous or vice versa? 7:00 PM Richard Strauss               Also Sprach Zarathustra: Opening FanfareDelos      3225 COND Andrew Litton ORCH Dallas Symphony Orchestra 7:01 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K   467 “Elvira Madigan” Philips    456772 ORCH […]

Nov. 27 2016

Choral Hour 11-27-16

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

8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Magnificat in D BWV 243                 Chandos    518 COND Richard Hickox ORCH Collegium Musicum 90 SOLO Emma Kirkby, soprano SOLO Tessa Bonner, soprano SOLO Michael Chance, countertenor SOLO John Mark Ainsley, tenor SOLO Stephen Varcoe, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Benjamin Britten              Hymn to St. Cecilia  Op 27 for unaccompaDG/Archiv  453433 COND […]

Nov. 26 2016

11-26-16 Music In Maryland Violin Extravaganza!

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

This week Music in Maryland pays tribute to BSO Concert Master Jonathan Carney and also International Superstar violinist Hilary Hahn, who happens to come from Baltimore!  Some really nice performances, hope you enjoy the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/26/2016 6:00 PM            1542 Fritz Kreisler                Caprice viennois  Op 2                  RPM        29130 SOLO Jonathan Carney, Violin SOLO […]

Nov. 26 2016

Vocalise – 11/26/16

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

Tonight’s Vocalise will contain a hodgepodge of hilarious to profound vocal arrangements!   8:00 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan           The Gondoliers: Take a Pair of SparklingRCA/BMG    61885 SOLO The King’s Singers 8:03 PM Maurice Ravel                 Piano Concerto in G                     London     4789394 ORCH I Fagiolini 8:12 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Symphony No. 40 in g K   550            […]

Nov. 25 2016

The Center Stage renaissance

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

          The historic building that houses Center Stage has been undergoing a massive renovation, and they are now poised to begin unveiling the changes in a series of openings. Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE,came in to WBJC to give us a preview.    

Nov. 24 2016

11-24-16 Word On Wine Post Thanksgiving!

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

Just some ideas of what to drink after Thanksgiving when you just want to sit and be quiet!  Kati and I celebrated Thanksgiving on Monday as we are both on the air Thursday.  We had 15 people over (enormous for us and our house!) and Mary and her lovely husband Kevin were among them.  We […]

Nov. 24 2016

Hallelujah! The BSO is Recording Messiah!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Concert Artists of Baltimore Symphonic Chorale are presenting their annual performances of Handel’s Messiah December 2-4, with concerts at both the Meyerhoff and Strathmore. Maestro Edward Polochick has conducted Messiah with the BSO since 1982, and I’ve had the privilege and pleasure of singing it with him many times since […]

Nov. 24 2016

Thursday 11/24/16 The Cleveland Orchestra

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

11:00 PM Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Julia Fischer, violin BRAHMS: “Academic Festival” Overture, Op. 80 BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77 BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98 Wagner: Tannhaeuser Overture

Nov. 23 2016

Wednesday 11-23-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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

11:00 PM Conductor: Leonard Slatkin Soloist: Truls Mork, cello Rossini William Tell Overture Elgar Cello Concerto Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique Fill: Stravinsky Suite Italienne for Cello and Piano (Selections) Truls Mork, piano; Lars Vogt, piano Erato 45274

Nov. 22 2016

Tuesday 11/22/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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

11:00 PM Sir Mark Elder conducts English Music Vaughan Williams: Overture to The Wasps Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus Elgar: Symphony No. 1 Britten: Suite on English Folk Songs: A time there was (Jaap van Zweden, conductor)