Archive for December, 2020

Dec. 31 2020

1-2-21 Music In Maryland…Thank You Show!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-2-21 Music In Maryland…Thank You Show!

This week is all about saying thank you to our fabulous members who supported the station during our December drive.  I chose some favorite BSO recordings to do so.  December was a spectacular end to a challenging year.  I am grateful to each and every person who contributed.   6:00 PM 1501 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov Caucasian […]

Dec. 31 2020

1-2-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-2-21 Face The Music Listings

This week our panel was FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and tuba player Ed Goldstein.  We particularly liked the Debussy and the Rachmaninoff.  The Bernstein also showed well! PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/02/2021 5:00 PM 4642 Sergei Rachmaninoff Trio elegiaque No. 1 in g DG/Archiv 4796979 SOLO Gidon Kremer, […]

Dec. 31 2020

A Toast to the Future

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on A Toast to the Future

I’ve loved New Year’s Eve ever since I was a kid. It was so much fun to see my parents get all dressed up to go out with friends, and on New Year’s Day, I’d get to play with the paper crowns and hats they’d been given the night before. They also brought home noisemakers, […]

Dec. 31 2020

Thursday 12/31/20 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Michael Rusinek, clarinet ROSSINI: Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet and Orchestra WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 STRAUSS, JR: Waltzes and Polkas  

Dec. 31 2020

Playlist: Dec/31/20

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10:56 PM George Frederich Handel — Messiah – Hallelujah Chorus Conductor: Edward PolochickEnsemble: Baltimore Symphony OrchestraConcert Artists of Baltimore SNaxos, 573798 10:33 PM Jennifer Higdon — Viola Concerto Conductor: Giancarlo GuerreroEnsemble: The Nashville SymphonyRoberto Diaz,violaNaxos, 559823 10:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Don Giovanni: Selections arranged for Ensemble: Athena EnsembleChandos, 6597 9:32 PM Paul Hindemith […]

Dec. 30 2020

Wednesday 12/30/20 LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Susanna Mälkki Steve Reich: Music for Ensemble and Orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission) Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Dec. 30 2020

Playlist: Dec/30/20

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10:45 PM Robert Schumann — Introduction and Allegro appassionato Key: GOpus: 92Conductor: Antonio PappanoEnsemble: Orch dell’Accademia NazionaleJan Lisiecki, pianoDG/Archiv, 4795327 10:38 PM Tina Davidson — Blue Curve of the Earth Hilary Hahn, violinCory Smythe, pianoDG/Archiv, 19103 10:09 PM Christoph Graupner — Overture (Suite) Key: DConductor: Hermann MaxEnsemble: Das Kleine KonzertCPO, 999592 9:35 PM Dora Pejacevic […]

Dec. 29 2020

12-29-20 Is it Hanukah, Chanukah or Khanukah Whichever it is the programs are finally posted!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Holiday Programs, Host Blogs, WBJC News | Comments Off on 12-29-20 Is it Hanukah, Chanukah or Khanukah Whichever it is the programs are finally posted!

First let me thank everyone for inspiring me to do this by pledging at WBJC.com.  I wanted to say thank you and this is what came to me at 3 in the morning!  I also want to thank Cantor Gideon Zelermyer of the Shaar Hashomayim in Montreal who helped this project with some great suggestions! […]

Dec. 29 2020

Tuesday 12/29/20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM A Chicago Symphony Chorus Spotlight Bruckner: Psalm 150 (Ruth Welting, soprano; Chicago Symphony Chorus (Margaret Hillis, director); Barenboim, cond.) Bartók: Cantata profana (John Aler, tenor; John Tomlinson, baritone; Chicago Symphony Chorus (Margaret Hillis, director); Boulez, cond.) Brahms: A German Requiem (Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano; Bernd Weikl, baritone; Chicago Symphony Chorus (Margaret Hillis, director); […]

Dec. 29 2020

Playlist: Dec/29/20

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10:50 PM Mikhail Glinka — A Life for the Tsar: Overture Conductor: Evgeny SvetlanovEnsemble: USSR Symphony OrchestraMelodiya, 1000166 10:46 PM Peggy Glanville-Hicks — Sonata for Piano and Percussion Conductor: Carlos SurinachEnsemble: New York Percussion EnsembleCarlo Busotti, pianoNo Label, 1024 10:02 PM Hector Berlioz — Harold in Italy Opus: 16Conductor: Leonard SlatkinEnsemble: National Orchestra of LyonLise […]

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