Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category

Mar. 03 2018

Vocalise – 3/03/18

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

8:00 PM 8:00 PM William Byrd Viri Galilae RCA/BMG 68004 SOLO The King’s Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Benjamin Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn, Strn Op 31 Angel/EMI 95579 COND Steuart Bedford ORCH Scottish Chamber Orchestra SOLO Neil Mackie, tenor SOLO Barry Tuckwell, horn ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 PM Claudio Monteverdi Poppea: Pur ti miro “I gaze on […]

Mar. 03 2018

3-3-18 Music In Maryland Some Great Local Stuff!

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

Earlier today I had the pleasure of re-running a Face The Music with clarinetists Robert DiLutis and David Drosinos.  I haven’t played David’s recording of the Sowash Concerto in a while and it’s a lovely piece.  I think Alon Goldstein has a local  connection to Baltimore and certainly the Fine Arts Quartet does with their […]

Mar. 03 2018

Booknotes investigates a mystery novel set in India

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

    It’s 1920s Bombay, and Perveen Mistry becomes one of the first female lawyers in India. Her legal work turns to sleuthing as she tries to work out the mystery behind the three widows of Malabar Hill, who are living in purdah. Sujata Massey – half Indian herself – is the author.     […]

Mar. 02 2018

Toccata listings 3/4/18

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

On Tonight’s program, Chopin for organ! Also one of the 6 Trio sonatas by Bach for organ, and a piano concerto by Gian Carlo Menotti, a composer best known for operas!  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 5467 Frederic Chopin Etude No. 12 in c-Sharp Op 10 Telarc 80711 SOLO Cameron Carpenter, organ […]

Mar. 01 2018

Thursday 03/1/18 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM ADAMS: Lollapalooza (PSO premiere) BRAHMS: Violin Concerto PIGOVAT: Manfred Honeck 10th Anniversary Commission SAINT-SAENS: Symphony No. 3, “Organ” Manfred Honeck, conductor; Christian Tetzlaff, violin

Mar. 01 2018

A user friendly concert series in Prince George’s County

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 8 Comments

      The Davies Concert Series in Camp Springs, Maryland is in its 46th year, but is new to WBJC. Here is their Secretary, Hiram Larew PhD.          

Feb. 28 2018

Wednesday 02-28-18 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE!

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11:00 PM MUNICH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA   Performer/Ensemble:               Munich Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor:                              Valery Gergiev Soloist:                                    Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano Guest Host:                             Elliott Forrest   RAVEL:                                 La valse RAVEL:                                 Piano Concerto in G Major BEETHOVEN:                      Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”

Feb. 27 2018

Tuesday 02/27/18 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Alain Altinoglu conducts the Saint Cecilia Mass Prokofiev: Suite from The Love for Three Oranges, Op. 33a Poulenc: Gloria (Sandrine Piau, soprano; Chicago Symphony Chorus) Gounod: Messe solennelle en l’honneur de Sainte-Cécile (Sandrine Piau, soprano; Michael Schade, tenor; Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone; Chicago Symphony Chorus) Ravel: Mother Goose Suite (Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor)  

Feb. 26 2018

03/10/18 – Semiramide – 1pm

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera | No Comments

METROPOLITAN OPERA GIOACHINO ROSSINI Semiramide This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role […]

Feb. 26 2018

03/03/18 – Madama Butterfly – 1pm

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METROPOLITAN OPERA GIACOMO PUCCINI Madama Butterfly Anthony Minghella’s stunning production of Puccini’s heartbreaking opera, an instant Met classic since its 2006 premiere, returns with Hui He and Ermonela Jaho in the tragic title role of the trusting geisha. Roberto Aronica and Luis Chapa alternate as her callous American lover, Pinkerton, and Jader Bignamini and Marco […]