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

Oct. 08 2022

10-8-2022 Music in Maryland Brentano Quartet!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-8-2022 Music in Maryland Brentano Quartet!

Sunday 10/9 @ 4 The Brentano Quartet will be performing for the Candlelight Concert Society in Columbia.  https://candlelightconcerts.org/ I thought it would be nice to hear their Schubert Cello Quintet and threw in some Baltimore Symphony and Leon Fleisher for good measure. 6:01 PM 1832 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Sonata No. 10 in C K […]

Oct. 08 2022

10-8-2022 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 10-8-2022 Face The Music Listings!

This week our panel was Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide and WBJC’s Kati Harrison.  It was a really nice show with some excellent recordings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 10/08/2022 5:00 PM 831 Ernest Chausson Poeme for Violin & Orchestra Op 25 DG/Archiv 4860462 COND Yannick Nezet-Seguin Jah-NEEK Nay-zay-Say-ga(n) ORCH The Philadelphia Orchestra SOLO Lisa […]

Oct. 07 2022

10-7-2022 Mozart and the amazing Clarinet Quintet Podcast for 31 in 31 fans!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on 10-7-2022 Mozart and the amazing Clarinet Quintet Podcast for 31 in 31 fans!

Greetings WBJC listeners and especially fans of 31 in 31! Many people have asked of we will post 31 in 31 on line so they can listen to it.  The answer is I will get to it shortly so no worries…In the meantime until I do here is a podcast all about Mozart’s amazing Clarinet […]

Oct. 01 2022

10-1-22 Music In Maryland. Columbia Concert Society, Alexander Fiterstein.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-1-22 Music In Maryland. Columbia Concert Society, Alexander Fiterstein.

Alexander Fiterstein will be doing a concert on 10/9 for Candlelight Concert Society with the Brentano String Quartet.  We did an interview on Zoom in September and it’s my pleasure to feature this great musician on Music in Maryland. 6:20 PM 1819 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A K 581 Orchid Cla 5610633 ORCH […]

Oct. 01 2022

10-1-2022 Face The Music Listings. Remembering Dave Donovan.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 10-1-2022 Face The Music Listings. Remembering Dave Donovan.

This is a sad week on Face The Music because we lost our Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan.  Dave had been a panelist on FTM for over two decades and was a huge part in making the show a success and a delight.  We will miss him and paid tribute to him with CD’s he donated […]

Sep. 24 2022

9-24-22 Music In Maryland Bloch for the Holidays.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-24-22 Music In Maryland Bloch for the Holidays.

On this Saturday before Rosh Hashanah I thought we would play some of the Baltimore Symphony’s recordings of music by Ernest Bloch.  I also added the Sacred Service in the Bernstein performance just because I think it’s a great piece of music and we haven’t played it in a year. Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, […]

Sep. 24 2022

9-24-22 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 9-24-22 Face The Music Listings!

This week it was a pleasure to welcome John Bowen back to Face The Music.  John is currently living in Chicago and we are delighted he came to visit.  Also on the panel Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide and violinist and conductor Ronald Muchnik.  Trifonov is amazing, O’Conor pretty good and who couldn’t […]

Sep. 17 2022

9-17-22 Music in Maryland…Baltimore International Guitar Competition!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-17-22 Music in Maryland…Baltimore International Guitar Competition!

It’s ON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  This week the semi-finals for the Baltimore International Guitar competition are at Peabody on Wednesday and the finals next are  weekend!  For more information you can go to BCGS.org.  Thanks to the BCGS for the recordings…These guys can really play.

Sep. 17 2022

9-17-22 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 9-17-22 Face The Music Listings!

This week’s show has three new recordings and one vintage classic.  Our panel was tuba player Ed Goldstein from Peabody ragtime ensemble, Dave Donovan FTM Panelist Emeritus and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide.  The Mozart we weren’t crazy about but everything else was amazing. PLAY DATE: Sat, 9/17/2022 5:00 PM 2962 Johann Sebastian […]

Sep. 10 2022

9-10-22 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concerts 50th Anniversary!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 9-10-22 Music In Maryland Candlelight Concerts 50th Anniversary!

This week we celebrate the 50th anniversary season of the Candlelight Concert Society with some of their archival concerts featuring the Beaux Arts Trio, The Emerson Quartet and Soprano Dawn Upshaw. I am also repeating the interview I did with Eric and Colin Jacobsen that I did last week who are performing Sunday 9/11 4:00 […]

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