Archive for May 16th, 2019

May. 16 2019

The Damien Escobar Experience

By Drinah Hack | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on The Damien Escobar Experience

Damien Escobar is a world renowned violinist, author, entrepreneur, and philanthropist, hailing from Jamaica, Queens, New York. His musical career spans over a decade, and his inspiring journey of making it big, losing it all, fighting to rebuild, and getting a second chance at success is as much apart of his brand identity than being […]

May. 16 2019

Spring Drive Success!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | 4 Comments

Thank you each and every person who donated during both the Spring Drive and the Spring Buy-Back-a-Day challenge! Both campaigns were truly successful, and have put us right on track for meeting our fiscal year budget goals. A very special THANK YOU to all the dedicated volunteers: Alida Verwey Ethel Zelenske Michael Peterson Andrea Tabbat […]

May. 16 2019

Thursday 05/16/19 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

By WBJC Programming | Posted in WBJC Evening Concert | Comments Off on Thursday 05/16/19 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

11:00 PM Maurice Ravel’s “Alborada del gracioso;” Manuel Ponce’s “Estrellita;” Carlos Castellano Gomez’s “La Morena de mi Copla;” Erik Satie’s “Gymnopedie No. 1;” Ruggero Leoncavallo’s “Mattinata;” Camille Saint-Saens’ “Bacchanale” from Samson et Dalila; “ Licinio Refice’s “Ombra di Nube” featured in the film “Bel Canto;” Traditional Irish tune “Tis the Last Rose of Summer;” Ludwig […]

May. 16 2019

Playlist: May/16/19

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10:38 PM Joseph Haydn — Symphony No. 88 Key: GConductor: Nicholas McGeganEnsemble: Philharmonia Baroque OrchestraPBO, 2 10:17 PM Peteris Vasks — Concerto for English Horn Conductor: Kriss RusmanisEnsemble: Riga Philharmonic OrchestraNordmunds Schnee,English HornConifer, 51236 10:00 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Violin Sonata No. 1 Key: gManuel Barrueco, guitarAngel/EMI, 56416 9:42 PM Zoltan Kodaly — Dances […]