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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.

Sep. 21 2021

9-21-21 The Most Symphonic Sonata Ever!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-21-21 The Most Symphonic Sonata Ever!

  I was asked to do this podcast by the Candlelight Concert Society for their upcoming concert on October 9 at the Linehan Concert Hall at UMBC in Catonsville (top of the food chain according to my colleague Mark Malinowski) featuring violinist Kristof Barati and pianist Roman Rabinovich. https://candlelightconcerts.org/events/kristof-barati-violin-roman-rabinovich-piano/ This should be a fabulous concert…Kristof […]

Sep. 17 2021

9-18-21 Music in Maryland: Annapolis Symphony Plays Mahler and Shostakovich.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-18-21 Music in Maryland: Annapolis Symphony Plays Mahler and Shostakovich.

  This week the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is featured on Music in Maryland with a concert from March of 2016.  On the program Mahler Symphony # 1 and Shostakovich’s first cello concerto with cellist Lynn Harrell.  Sadly Lynn Harrell passed away in April of 2020 and it’s a pleasure to hear him again.

Sep. 17 2021

9-18-21 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 9-18-21 Face The Music Listings!

It’s an all new show this week with a great panel.  Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide, Jack Fishman Executive Director of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society and WBJC’s very own Operations Director and Weekend Host, Kati Harrison.  Some nice repertoire and good performances! PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/18/2021 5:00 PM 7015 Joseph Haydn Symphony […]

Sep. 11 2021

9-11-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 9-11-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we had great music and a great panel.  We had the pleasure of FTM Sr. panelist Dave Donovan, cellist Allen Whear from Pro Musica Rara joined us for the first time and Jed Gaylin from the Bay Atlantic and Hopkins Symphony also paid us a visit.  The St. Georges was a bit lame […]

Sep. 04 2021

9-11-21 Music in Maryland!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-11-21 Music in Maryland!

PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/11/2021 6:00 PM 11782 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Divertimento No. 3 in F E 439b Harm Mundi 907017 ORCH New World Basset Horn Trio 23:03 C 1 1-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:24 PM 3055 Aaron Copland Lincoln Portrait CBS/Sony 62401 COND Eugene Ormandy Eugene OR mihn dee ORCH The Philadelphia Orchestra SOLO Adlai Stevenson, narrator […]

Sep. 04 2021

9-4-21. Music in Maryland – Rosh Hashanah!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-4-21. Music in Maryland – Rosh Hashanah!

Some music for Jewish New Year’s which begins on Monday Night! PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/04/2021 6:00 PM 9280 Sergei Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew Themes Op 34 CBS/Sony 58966 ORCH Juilliard String Quartet SOLO Giora Feidman,clarinet SOLO Yefim Bronfman, piano Yeh FEEM BRAHNF mihn 10:26 C 1 9-9 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 7868 Ernest Bloch Baal Shem: […]

Sep. 01 2021

9-1-21 Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto…Revisiting an old friend.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on 9-1-21 Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto…Revisiting an old friend.

      We see a host of savage, vulgar faces, we hear crude curses, and smell the booze. In the course of a discussion of obscene illustrations, Friedrich Vischer once maintained that there were pictures in which one could see stink. Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto for the first time confronts us with the hideous idea […]

Aug. 21 2021

8-21-21 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 8-21-21 Face The Music Listings!

This week our panel was WBJC’s Kati Harrison, FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide.  For some reason we liked most everything on this show.   Buy any of these with your eyes closed! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/21/2021 5:00 PM 2643 Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending DG/Archiv […]

Aug. 20 2021

8-21-21 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concert Society…Doric Quartet

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 8-21-21 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concert Society…Doric Quartet

This week we have a live concert featuring the Doric String Quartet playing music by Haydn, Britten and Mendelssohn. The Doric opens its program with Haydn’s String Quartet in B-flat Major, No. 4, Op. 33. Reviews of Doric’s discs and performances are unanimous in acknowledging the quartet’s aptitude for the Austrian master. According to the […]

Aug. 14 2021

8-14-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 8-14-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we have some fabulous old recordings of some wonderful repertoire…actually the Revueltas is rather new…but the rest not so much.  We all loved the Ives and the Schuman…and Milstein playing Goldmark…just about perfect.  Our fabulous veteran panel was FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Jed Gaylin […]

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