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Jonathan Palevsky

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.

Apr. 06 2019

4-6-19 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

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

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

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.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

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

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

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 […]

Mar. 01 2019

3-2-19 Music in Maryland Handel Choir and Third Practice.

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This week MiM Featured fine live performances by the Handel Choir of Baltimore and Third Practice. William Byrd: Mass for Four Voices Performed on November 19, 2016 at the Basilica of the Assumption, Baltimore, MD Robin Beckman & Katelyn Aungst, soprano Shauna Kreidler Michels & Natalia Kojanova, mezzo-soprano Joshua Bornfield & Patrick Kilbride, tenor Gilbert […]

Mar. 01 2019

3-2-19 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

This week our panel was made up of ace panelist Dave Donovan from Pratt Library, tuba player and FTM Stalwart Ed Goldstein and fellow FTM stalwart Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide. In other words an amazing panel. We liked everything…because everything was amazing this week! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/02/2019 5:00 PM 1971 Gabriel […]

Feb. 22 2019

2-23-19 Music in Maryland…Some music and musicians that are visiting us soon

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This week the BSO is playing the Elgar Cello Concerto .  I thought it would be nice to hear the classic 1965 recording with Jacqueline Dupre and Sir John Barbirolli.   Also on this weekend’s program is the Debussy Rondes de Printemps which is the third Image from the Image for Orchestra by Debussy.  I also […]

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