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Jonathan Palevsky

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Jonathan is WBJC's Program Director and host of many WBJC programs. His full bio can be read here.

Jan. 22 2022

1-22-22 Face The Music Listings…Happy Birthday Mozart…Five Days Early!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-22-22 Face The Music Listings…Happy Birthday Mozart…Five Days Early!

This week our panel was author and pianist Kris Faatz, Ed Goldstein ace tuba player and WBJC’s Operations Director Kati Harrison.  It’s all Mozart and all fabulous!  The 22nd piano concerto was amazing!  I really like the Muti Figaro as well.   PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/22/2022 5:00 PM 142 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Marriage of Figaro […]

Jan. 21 2022

1-22-2022 Music In Maryland…Danish SQ @ Shriver Hall and BSO Plays Tchaikovsky’s Manfred!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-22-2022 Music In Maryland…Danish SQ @ Shriver Hall and BSO Plays Tchaikovsky’s Manfred!

Shriver Hall Concert Series features the Danish String Quartet in music by Schubert, Schumann and a suite of dances by diverse composers.  I spoke with their first violinist Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen and here is a link to the interview. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Adj_nUkAdqor7PLn3gIUOJkCdiilipUa/view?usp=sharing.     The Baltimore Symphony is performing Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony with guest conductor Robert Trevino […]

Jan. 14 2022

1-15-22 Music In Maryland. Annapolis Symphony plays Elgar, Prokofiev and Shostakovich.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-15-22 Music In Maryland. Annapolis Symphony plays Elgar, Prokofiev and Shostakovich.

This week we are presenting a concert with the Annapolis Symphony from March 27 & 28  of 2015. I was there and it was fabulous. Thanks to everyone at the ASO for making this possible. Elgar: The Sanguine Fan Prokofiev: Violin Concerto # 2 with Vadim Gluzman Shostakovich: Symphony # 9 Encore…Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances. […]

Jan. 14 2022

1-15-2022 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-15-2022 Face The Music Listings

This week we are re-broadcasting a show from 1-12-2019 with panelists Bassoonist Bryan Young,  Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and WBJC’s Kati Harrison.  It was a fun show and deserves another airing.  Besides…with Omicron having people in isn’t the best idea! PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/15/2022 5:00 PM 2068 Maurice Ravel Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso Morning SNaxos […]

Jan. 08 2022

1-8-22 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-8-22 Face The Music Listings!

This week our panelists were FTM panelist emeritus Dave Donovan, conductor of the Bay Atlantic Symphony Orchestra and the Hopkins Symphony Jed Gaylin and bassoonist of the Poulenc Trio Brian Young.  We had some great music particularly the Elgar. 5:00 PM 1191 Sir Edward Elgar Cello Concerto in e Op 85 London 1 COND Sir […]

Jan. 07 2022

1-8-22 Music in Maryland…Steven Isserlis at Candlelight!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-8-22 Music in Maryland…Steven Isserlis at Candlelight!

Saturday 1/22 at Smith Theatre Howard Community College the Candlelight Concert series presents cellist Steven Isserlis in a very interesting Russian program. Program: Kabalevsky: Cello Sonata in B-flat major, Op. 71 Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor, Op. 40 Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 19 *6:30PM Sat Jan 22: Pre-Concert Conversation with the […]

Dec. 29 2021

1-1-22 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-1-22 Face The Music Listings!

This week we re-run a show from 2018…3 Violin Concertos…The Beethoven and the Bruch were the stars! Our Guests…Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and also conductor Jed Gaylin.     PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/01/2022 5:00 PM 71 Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D Op 61 Erato 886691 COND Andre Cluytens AAN-dray Klwee-taw(n)ss ORCH French National […]

Dec. 25 2021

12-25-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 1 Comment

This week we have the pleasure of panelists Eva Mengelkoch pianist from Towson University, Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  An oldie but a goodie! PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/25/2021 5:00 PM 52 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C Op 21 United Arc 2 COND Bruno Walter BROO […]

Dec. 23 2021

12-25-21 Music in Maryland: Baltimore Choral Arts Society! BCAS Christmas!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 12-25-21 Music in Maryland: Baltimore Choral Arts Society! BCAS Christmas!

  Christmas with Choral Arts! TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021 | 7:30 PM CATHEDRAL OF MARY OUR QUEEN Anthony Blake Clark, music director Leo Wanenchak, organ Baltimore’s Best Brass Holiday choral favorites continue a 38-year tradition with Christmas with Choral Arts.   This year, we return to the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen for this special holiday […]

Dec. 16 2021

12-18-21 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 12-18-21 Face The Music Listings!

This week composer/pianist John Bowen visits us from Chicago and tuba player Ed Goldstein visits us as well as we re-run an oldie but a goodie for the holidays! PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/18/2021 5:00 PM 9398 Johann Sebastian Bach Nun Freut Euch, Liebern Christen, G’MeinDG/Archiv 4835022 SOLO Vikingur Olafsson, piano 1:51 C 1 2-2 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

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