Archive for August 8th, 2020

Aug. 08 2020

Vocalise 8/08/20

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

8:00 PM Manuel de Falla Popular Spanish Songs Angel/EMI 54456 SOLO Manuel Barrueco, guitar SOLO Ann Monoyios, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:13 PM Franz Schubert The Shepherd on the Rock      CBS/Sony 459972 SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano SOLO Benita Valente, soprano SOLO Harold Wright, clarinet ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 PM Eric Whitacre Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine BYU […]

Aug. 08 2020

8-8-20 Music in Maryland: Remembering Leon Fleisher.

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

Leon Fleisher passed last Sunday at the age of 92.  He will be sorely missed in so many ways…as a teacher, pianist and conductor.  In so many ways Leon Fleisher was Music in Maryland.  Here is a link to a short remembrance and an interview from 2 years ago. Remembering Leon Fleisher   6:00 PM […]

Aug. 08 2020

8-8-20 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week we welcome back Rob Haskins to Face the Music after a hiatus of almost two decades!  Rob went to Peabody and is not the chair of the music department at the University of New Hampshire.  He is also a reviewer for The American Record Guide.  Our other fabulous panelists were FTM Emeritus panelist […]

Aug. 08 2020

Wes Moore’s “Five Days” on Booknotes

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Booknotes, Host Blogs | 1 Comment

    April 2015 saw the uprisings in Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray in police custody. Five Days by Baltimore born writer and New York Times bestselling author, Wes Moore, traces the stories surrounding these events.              

Aug. 08 2020

Playlist: Aug/08/20

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | No Comments

8:34 PM Johannes Brahms — Liebeslieder Walzer Opus: 52Leon Fleisher, pianoRudolf Serkin, pianoBenita Valente, sopranoMarlena Kleinman, contraltoWayne Conner, tenorCBS/Sony, 459972 8:25 PM Eric Whitacre — Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine Conductor: Ronald StaheliEnsemble: Brigham Young University ChoirBYU, 1 8:13 PM Franz Schubert — Der Hirt auf dem Felsen Opus: 129Leon Fleisher, pianoBenita Valente, sopranoHarold […]