Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Jul. 28 2014

Monday 7/28/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Soloists: Yefim Bronfman, piano; Jeffrey Kahane, harpsichord and piano; Sheryl Staples, violin; Liang Wang, oboe; Michelle Kim, violin; Marc Ginsberg, violin; Lisa E. Kim, violin. Ravel: Alborada del gracioso Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 Vivaldi: Concerto for Four Violins Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of Faun […]

Jul. 28 2014

7-28-14 Word On Wine Two Excellent RioJas!

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This week Mary and I each tasted a fabulous Rioja Reserva.  Mary’s came from a very good friend and I bought mine to be enjoyed with  some very good friends!  Both were amazing examples of an old and distinguished tradition.  Both of these wines were mostly Tempranillo with some Garnacha thrown in to blend. Mary’s […]

Jul. 27 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 7-27-14

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8:00 Antonin Dvorak — Mass Key: D Opus: 86 Conductor: Valeri Polyansky Ensemble: Russian State Symphony Russian State Symphnc Cappella Chandos, 9505   8:45 AM Ralph Vaughan Williams — Three Shakespeare Songs Conductor: John Rutter Cambridge Singers Collegium, 104   8:53 AM Claudio Monteverdi — Psalm: Laudate pueri Conductor: Paul McCreesh Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort & […]

Jul. 26 2014

7-26-14 Face The Music Listings!

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This week it is a pleasure to welcome back Phil Greenfield from The American record Guide and it’s also a pleasure to have two of our stalwart regulars; Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Jed Gaylan from the Bay Atlantic and Hopkins Symphonies.  This week we pay tribute to David Zinman in honor […]

Jul. 26 2014

08/02/14 – Die Zauberflöte – 1:00pm

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Los Angeles Opera OPERA: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) COMPOSER: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by: Emanuel Schikaneder CAST: Pamina- Janai Brugger Tamino- Lawrence Brownlee Queen of the Night- Erika Miklósa Sarastro- Evan Boyer Papageno- Rodion Pogossov Papagena- Amanda Woodbury Monostatos- Rodell Rosel First Lady- Hae Ji Chang Second Lady- Cassandra Zoé Velasco Third Lady- Peabody […]

Jul. 26 2014

7/26/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 Rachmaninoff once said, “If you want to know me, you must know my music.” Perhaps the Quartets for voices will give us a small glimpse into the enigmatic soul of Johannes Brahms. Johannes Brahms       Quartets for Four Solo Voices & Piano   Arabesque  6725 ORCH New York Vocal Arts Ensemble SOLO Raymond Beegle, piano 8:38 […]

Jul. 25 2014

7-26-14 Music In Maryland…Tribute to the BSO and David Zinman.

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This week David Zinman announced that he would be retiring from his position as Music Director of the Tonhalle Orchestra in Zurich.  I thought we would use this occasion to play some of the live recordings that he made during his 13 year tenure as Music Director of the Baltimore Symphony.  Frankly these were great […]

Jul. 24 2014

Thursday 07/24/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM GRIEG: Piano Concerto RAVEL: Rhapsodie Espagnole ELGAR: In the South, “Alassio” Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor; Valentina Lisitsa, piano

Jul. 23 2014

Wednesday 07/23/14 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Gustavo Dudamel Esa-Pekka Salonen (Herrmann) MUSICAL CONTENT: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Fill Music: Bernard Herrmann: Fahrenheit 451

Jul. 22 2014

Tuesday 07/22/14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Muti and Uchida Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54 (Mitsuko Uchida, piano) Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944 (the Great) Schubert: Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200