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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.

Apr. 18 2020

4-18-20 Music In Maryland. Kristoff Barati. Enrico Pace.

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

This very night the Candlelight Concert Society in Columbia would have presented the very fine violinist Kristoff Barati with excellent pianist Enrico Pace.  As we sadly don’t have live performances we have commercial recordings of the Beethoven Kreutzer Sonata, The Brahms Second Violin Sonata and the second year of the Liszt Years of Pilgrimage. Beethoven: […]

Apr. 14 2020

BCCC Board of Trustees meeting

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in WBJC News | No Comments

Apr. 11 2020

4-11-20 Music In Maryland Morgan State Choir!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | 1 Comment

I was looking for what to offer you this week on Music in Maryland.  Something uplifting for Easter Weekend would be nice.  Kati suggested to me that we re-run the show I did with Dr. Eric Conway and the Morgan State Choir from last Fall.  It’s a great idea! Here is the text from my […]

Apr. 11 2020

4-11-20 Face The Music Listings!

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

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, 4/11/2020 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. 09 2020

4-9-20 The Masked Announcer of WBJC!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

WBJC’s Mid-day announcer isn’t just another fabulous voice on the radio she also sews with a vengeance and is fiendishly good at it!  We asked her to make some masks for the staff and she gratefully obliged!  I thought they would be solid colors and medically circumspect…no way.  We now have great looking fashionista masks!  […]

Apr. 04 2020

4-4-20 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Ernie Green from The Annapolis Chorale and WBJC’s own Kati Harrison.  We celebrated Rachmaninoff’s Birthday which was on April 1 and had a fabulous time.  Here are the listings! Enjoy! Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/4/2020 5:00 PM 169 Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto […]

Apr. 04 2020

4-4-20 Music In Maryland. Music from Peabody!

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

During this time when we have no concerts happening it’s great that my Alma Mater Peabody made some performances available to us!  Very super grateful! Mozart: Symphony No.  40.  Peabody Chamber/Leon Fleisher.  Recorded 1/30/2019 Elgar: Cello Concerto.  Peabody Symphony Orchestra; Mafalda Sofia Santos, vc/Joseph Young.  Recorded 12/1/2018 Hanson: Symphony No.  2, ‘Romantic’.  Peabody Symphony/Joseph Young.  […]

Mar. 28 2020

3-28-20 Music in Maryland Candlelight Concerts…Behzod Abdurahimov

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

This very evening the excellent pianist from Uzbekistan, Behzod Abdurahimov, was supposed to have performed as part of the Candlelight Concert Society.  We are fortunate that he did a recital in October of 2016 at Candlelight and we have two pieces by Bach and a Prokofiev Sonata for you.  We are also delighted to air […]

Mar. 28 2020

3-28-20 Face The Music Listings.

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

This week we are re-running a show from April of 2016!  Our guests were Dave Donovan, FTM panelist emeritus, Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and Jim Harp from Maryland Opera.  Here’s what we played.  Enjoy and stay safe! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/28/2020 5:00 PM 3845 Robert Schumann Carnaval Op 9 Naxos 573124 COND […]

Mar. 25 2020

3-25-20 Some things that are sustaining me during these times!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

With the advent of Covid – 19 all of our lives have changed so dramatically!  All the lectures, classes and podcasts that I do in addition to radio have all disappeared!  March April and May, some of my busiest months (and if you know me I am a pretty busy guy) are now empty other […]

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