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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.

Nov. 26 2021

11-26-21 Music in Maryland…Khanukah Anticipatory Music!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-26-21 Music in Maryland…Khanukah Anticipatory Music!

This week in anticipation of Chanukah tomorrow I decided to give Music in Maryland a break and play four amazing pieces all of which have Jewish content.  Two of the composers are Jewish and two were profoundly influenced by Jewish friends.  Some great repertoire…enjoy and Chag Sameakh. 6:00 PM 9280 Sergei Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew […]

Nov. 26 2021

11-26-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 11-26-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we are re-running a show we did when everyone was on the phone!  Some great music from December of last year! Our panel was Tuba Player Ed Goldstein, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/27/2021 5:00 PM 3006 Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Sonata […]

Nov. 20 2021

11-20-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 11-20-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we are running a repeat on Face The Music of a show we aired in January of 2016.  We had two excellent clarinetists as panelists.  Robert DiLutis from University Of Maryland College Park and David Drosinos one of Baltimore’s musical treasures!  We have to have them back!  We had an interesting show and […]

Nov. 19 2021

11-20-21 Music in Maryland

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-20-21 Music in Maryland

  The Baltimore Chamber Orchestra is performing Sunday afternoon at Goucher College at 3 pm as they continue their Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle.  You can find more information at https://thebco.org/  It should be a fun concert and I hope to see you there.   Jp Here’s our listings for tonight on Music in Maryland.   […]

Nov. 06 2021

11-6-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 11-6-21 Face The Music Listings

This week our panel was Tuba Player Ed Goldstein, Pianist Lisa Weiss and FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan.  The show was an interesting mixture of old and new things.  It was particularly interesting to hear Shostakovich play his own concerto!  Both the Barbirolli and the Gould were very special. PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/6/2021 5:00 PM […]

Nov. 05 2021

11-6-21 Music In Maryland…Some of my favorite musicians!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-6-21 Music In Maryland…Some of my favorite musicians!

Baltimore is a great musicians town.  Eva Mengelkoch is on faculty at Towson, Brian Ganz and Victoria Chiang at Peabody and Mike Mergmagen at Catholic University.  Complete with a bit of Baltimore Symphony it’s a nice show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/06/2021 6:00 PM 1031 Claude Debussy Children’s Corner Peabody 101 SOLO Brian Ganz,piano 17:13 C […]

Oct. 30 2021

10-30-21 Pro Musica Rara: Poe and the Diabolical Baroque and We’ll Always Have Paris!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-30-21 Pro Musica Rara: Poe and the Diabolical Baroque and We’ll Always Have Paris!

Well boys and girls it’s the day before Halloween and we are broadcasting a concert featuring scary baroque and baroque like music.  On the program tonight…   Bertali: Chiacona Marais: The Gallbladder Operation…very scary! Froberger: Tombeau on the death of Mr. Blancheroche Whear: The Cask of Amontillado Before that we are presenting selections from a […]

Oct. 28 2021

10-28-21 Word on Wine Margarita Possibilities…or not!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | Comments Off on 10-28-21 Word on Wine Margarita Possibilities…or not!

Personally I think the less you put into a Margarita the better it is.  I like a Reposado Tequila, Agave Syrup and lots of Lime…But we all have preferences and they should be respected…for some a bit of Gran Marnier or Triple Sec…We also found some nice ideas courtesy of Martha Stewart Living which we […]

Oct. 23 2021

10-23-21 Music In Maryland Annapolis Symphony

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-23-21 Music In Maryland Annapolis Symphony

This week we present this past October’s concert with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra.  The concert took place at the MD hall For the Creative Arts in Annapolis on October 1st and 2nd.  Thanks so much to everyone at the ASO for making the music available and it’s a pleasure for us to celebrate the orchestra’s […]

Oct. 22 2021

10-23-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 10-23-21 Face The Music Listings

This week our panelist were Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and Bassoon Player Brian Young.  Lots of amazing recordings.  The Szell was awesome. PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/23/2021 5:00 PM 57 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A Op 92 CBS/Sony 48158 COND George Szell George Cell ORCH Cleveland […]

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