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Jonathan Palevsky

Jonathan Palevsky

About Jonathan

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

May. 03 2019

5-4-19 Music In Maryland Piano Marathon!

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This week we continue our performances from last year’s piano marathon concert at First and Franklin Presbyterian. The third annual piano marathon concert is Sunday 5/5 and will be hosted by WBJC’s Mark Malinowski. https://www.baltimoreculture.org/calendar/event/20399/third-annual-baltimore-piano-marathon-spire-series#.XMzNZ7dKjcs Rachmaninoff: Etudes Tableaux op. 39 5, 8, 9. Brahms: Paganini Variations Book 1 Seth Schultheis, piano. Debussy: Petite Suite Ravel: […]

May. 03 2019

5-4-19 Face The Music Listings

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Our panel this week was Tuba player Ed Goldstein, Dave Donovan from Pratt Library and first time FTM panelist soprano Judy Daniel. Overall we like everything pretty well! PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/04/2019 5:00 PM 3681 Camille Saint-Saens Symphony No. 2 in a Op 55 Hyperion 68212 COND Thierry Fischer ORCH Utah Symphony Orchestra 22:42 C […]

Apr. 26 2019

4-27-19 Music In Maryland Poulenc Trio and Piano Marathon!

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This week Music in Maryland previews two groups/events who are performing next week. The Poulenc Trio is performing with WBJC’s Kati Harrison at An Die Musik in Baltimore Saturday 5/4 and at The National Gallery in DC on 5/5. Also on 5/5 is the Third Annual Baltimore Piano Marathon at First and Franklin Presbyterian Church. […]

Apr. 06 2019

4-6-19 Face The Music Listings!

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This week we are re-running a show with Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 4/6/2019 5:00 PM 10457 Camille Saint-Saens Symphony in A (1850) Naxos 573139 COND Marc Soustrot ORCH Malmo Symphony Orchestra 26:30 C 1 5-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 5:15 PM 787 […]

Apr. 05 2019

4-6-19 Music In Maryland Chamber Music by Candlelight

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This week we are finally airing some of the very fine performances by members of the Baltimore Symphony recorded at 2nd Presbyterian Church as part of the Chamber Music by Candlelight series. Thanks so much to Ivan Stefanovic for making these available to us. Schumann: Fairy Tales op. 132. Jacob Shack, viola; Yao Guang Zhai, […]

Mar. 23 2019

3-23-19 Music In Maryland Fleisher and Ganz…Studio Neighbors!

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On the third floor of the Peabody Conservatory building you will find studios of Leon Fleisher and Brian Ganz. I love Fleisher’s Brahms first concerto and Ganz’s Chopin. Why not enjoy both. I just finished a Brahms first piano concerto podcast and am very much enthralled with the work. PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/23/2019 6:00 PM […]

Mar. 23 2019

3-23-19 Face The Music Listings.

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A Pretty impressive show with some great repertoire. Canada’s Analekta lable shines. Our panel was author and pianist Kris Faatz, WBJC’s Operations Director and Weekend Host Kati Harrison and Jack Fishman Executive Director of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society and a bass player in his former life. PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/23/2019 5:00 PM 93 Frederic […]

Mar. 15 2019

3-16-19 Music in Maryland Calefax Reed Quintet.

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This week we are featuring the Calefax Reed Quintet in a concert recorded as part of the Candlelight Concert Society in Columbia. There were some great transcription on the program and some interesting original material written for the group. Now in their third decade the Calefax continues to amaze. Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain. Jeths: […]

Mar. 15 2019

3-16-19 Face The Music Listings

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This week our panel was tuba player Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, Pianist Lis Weiss from Goucher College and WBJC’s Operations Director Weekend Host Kati Harrison. We liked pretty much everything…nice to pay tribute to Andre Previn. PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/16/2019 5:00 PM 1435 Joseph Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C HOB […]

Mar. 15 2019

BSO Podcasts

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The call came in the summer of 2016.  I was asked by Jack Fishman, then of the Baltimore Symphony, now of Baltimore Choral Arts, if I was interested in doing podcasts for the BSO.  Who could turn that down!  Not moi mes petits amis.  I had no idea how to create podcasts and the symphony […]

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