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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.

Mar. 06 2021

3-6-21 Face The Music Listings.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | 2 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, 03/6/20215:00 PM 93 Frederic Chopin […]

Mar. 06 2021

3-6-21 Music in Maryland BSO & USMB!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 3-6-21 Music in Maryland BSO & USMB!

  That’s a lot of initials!  I am playing three selections featuring the United States Marine Band and four with The Baltimore Symphony.  Nice to have a piece by Jonathan Leshnoff we haven’t played before! PLAY DATE: Sat, 03/06/2021 6:00 PM 11891 Sir Edward Elgar Fantasia and Fugue (By Bach) in c Op 86 USMB […]

Feb. 19 2021

2-20-21 Music In Maryland…Russia Russia Russia!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 2-20-21 Music In Maryland…Russia Russia Russia!

This week it’s all Russian music and some great scores!  I am teaching a course on Russian music for Iliad and really enjoying it.  You will to comrade!   6:00 PM 296 Igor Stravinsky Petrushka Telarc 80270 COND David Zinman David ZIHN mihn ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 33:21 C 1 2-2 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:34 PM 2010 […]

Feb. 19 2021

2-20-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 2-20-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we are re-running a show from 2013!  It has some great music so why not.  Our panel was Dave Donovan FTM Panelist Emeritus, WBJC’s Kati Harrison and organist and composer John Bowen.  The Bach we weren’t thrilled with but we loved the rest! 5:00 PM 48668 Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 10! […]

Feb. 13 2021

2-13-21 Music In Maryland

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 2-13-21 Music In Maryland

Lots of things this week…For Black History Month the BSO playing music by Adolphus Hailstork.  For Valentine’s Day the weirdest love story of all Symphonie Fantastique!  Manuel Barrueco and the Beijing Guitar duo playing Bach…just Because!  Finally always nice to give Jonathan Leshnoff and the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra a bit of love! Enjoy!   Jp […]

Feb. 13 2021

2-13-21 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 2-13-21 Face The Music Listings!

This weeks show has some amazing vocal music and a great panel.  Rob Haskins professor of music from the University of New Hampshire and Bassoonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio were our excellent panel.  Two amazing American pieces and two excellent English pieces all of which were well done! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/13/2021 5:00 […]

Feb. 05 2021

2-6-21 Music In Maryland Awadagin Pratt & 2 great violin concertos!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 2-6-21 Music In Maryland Awadagin Pratt & 2 great violin concertos!

This week I am pleased to play some recordings by Awadagin Pratt who went to Peabody.  For some reason I paired his recordings with some great violin concertos with the Baltimore Symphony. 6:00 PM 635 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 7 in D Op 10 No. 3 Angel/EMI 55290 SOLO Awadagin Pratt,piano 21:40 C […]

Feb. 05 2021

2-6-21 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 2-6-21 Face The Music Listings!

It’s our usual fabulous panel and a great show!  Our panelists, Dave Donovan FTM panelist emeritus, Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and tuba player Ed Goldstein!  We had great music and fine performances! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/06/2021 5:00 PM 658 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio No.7 in B-Flat Op 97 “ArchduNaive 7085 ORCH […]

Jan. 30 2021

1-30-21 Music In Maryland Celebrating Schubert and a bit of Elgar!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-30-21 Music In Maryland Celebrating Schubert and a bit of Elgar!

Sunday 1/31 is  Schubert’s birthday!  He did so much in a mere 30 years!  We have some of the amazing late piano music written during his last year of 1828.  As for the Elgar…we’ve been watching lots of PBS lately and enjoying England! 6:00 PM 1199 Sir Edward Elgar Salut d’amour (Love’s Greeting) Op 12 […]

Jan. 30 2021

1-30-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-30-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we are rerunning a show from March of 2019.  The music is fabulous.  Our panel was made up of two bassoonists…Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio and Dave Donovan our FTM panelist emeritus.  Kati Harrison, WBJC’s weekend host and Operations Director and also a fan of the bassoon also joined us.  It was […]

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