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Judith Krummeck

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Judith is WBJC's afternoon host. Her full bio can be read here.

Apr. 26 2019

The Clipper Mill Quartet plays in the valley

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

      The Clipper Mill String Quartet, made up of musicians from the BSO and Peabody, will play a trio of quartets at St. John’s Church northwest of Baltimore city on Sunday. Artistic Director of the Music in the Valley Concert Series, Benjamin Buchanan, and cellist, Daniel Levitov, have details.         […]

Apr. 16 2019

The world’s oldest paper

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Booknotes, Host Blogs | 2 Comments

My publisher at Green Writers Press is floating the idea of printing Old New Worlds on hemp—and my instinctive response of “oo!” has quickly turned to Google. “Hemp hurds are favorable in comparison with those used with pulp wood.” – Jason L. Merrill, U.S. Department of Agriculture chief scientist in 1916 So what on earth is […]

Apr. 06 2019

CityLit on Booknotes

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The CityLit Project, whose mission is to create enthusiasm for literary arts  in Baltimore and throughout Maryland, is presetnting its 16th CityLit Festival this month. Writer and Board Member, Lisa Lance, has more.  

Mar. 20 2019

Shriver hosts the Hagen Quartet and Jorg Widmann

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  Clarinettist, composer, and conductor, Jorg Widmann, will join the Hagen Quartet for a program that includes compositions by himself, Mozart, and Dvorak at Shriver Hall. SHCS Excutive Director, Catherine Cochran, is excited!  

Mar. 20 2019

Monsters & Myths at the BMA

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      Four years in the making, the extraordinary exhibition Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s has been curated by Oliver Shell, the Baltimore Museum of Art’s Associate Curator of European Art. He shares his thoughts.                

Mar. 13 2019

The 43rd annual Bach Marathon!

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  The Art of Fugue, a suite for solo cello, choral motets, and more will be on the bill for the annual Bach Marathon at St. David’s in Roland Park. Douglas Buchanan is the Director of Music Ministries for the Music Series at St. David’s.            

Mar. 07 2019

Prince Hal, Hotspur, Falstaff et al at Chesapeake Shakespeare

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  The Chesapeake Shakespeare Company is presenting the Bard’s Henry IV Parts I and II through the end of March. The Founding Artistic Director of the company is Ian Gallanar.

Mar. 02 2019

Creative Writing & Publishing Arts MFA at UB

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      play+work = plork is the ethos of the creative writing MFA program at the University of Baltimore. Yet, despite its playful name, there is a serious commitment. On Booknotes this month: Director, Betsy Boyd and alumnus, D. Watkins, whose latest book, We Speak for Ourselves is forthcoming from Atria Books.  

Feb. 27 2019

Welcome home to the Shriver Hall Concert Series!

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After being displaced for a season and a half, the Shriver Hall Concert Series is returning to their newly renovated namesake hall with the annual Piagorsky cello recital, featuring Johannes Moser and Till Fellner. Here is the series Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.  

Feb. 23 2019

The BSO’s new “Young and Free” ticket program

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

In a drive to increase exposure to live music for young audiences and help engage and inspire the next generation of symphony goers, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra has launched a new initiative called Young and Free. Here is the BSO’s Vice President & General Manager, Tonya McBride Robles.    

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