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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.

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 […]

Jan. 23 2021

1-23-21 Music in Maryland. More American Music plus some Schubert?

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-23-21 Music in Maryland. More American Music plus some Schubert?

I have been trying to feature some great American music these weeks as we are in the midst of inauguration season and just about everything else…these are great pieces which can’t be heard enough…as for the Schubert…who wouldn’t want to hear Leon Fleisher play the Wanderer Fantasy. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/23/2021 6:00 PM 589 Samuel […]

Jan. 23 2021

1-23-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-23-21 Face The Music Listings

This week our panel was made up of ace panelist Dave Donovan, 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, 01/23/20215:00 PM 1971 Gabriel Pierne Concertstucke for harp […]

Jan. 15 2021

1-16-21 Music In Maryland…Americana at its Best!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-16-21 Music In Maryland…Americana at its Best!

Many people really enjoyed the selections last week so here are a few more American symphonic gems.  Some of my personal favorites and I hope perhaps yours.  Enjoy! 6:00 PM 13244 Arthur Foote Suite for Strings in E Op 63 Naxos 559365 COND Gerard Schwarz Gerard SHWARTS ORCH Seattle Symphony 15:43 C 1 8-10 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Jan. 15 2021

1-16-21 Face the Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-16-21 Face the Music Listings

This week we have a new show and some great music.  Our panel was FTM Panelist Emeritus Dave Donovan, Tuba player Ed Goldstein and Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/16/2021 5:00 PM 1671 Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 8 in E-Flat “Symphony of a DG/Archiv 4837871 COND Yannick Nezet-Seguin Jah-NEEK Nay-zay-Say-ga(n) […]

Jan. 09 2021

1-9-21 Face The Music Listings

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 1-9-21 Face The Music Listings

This week we had three really fabulous performances.  Our panel was Tuba player Ed Goldstein, WBJC’s Operations Director and weekend host Kati Harrison and Jed Gaylin conductor of the Bay Atlantic and Hopkins Orchestras.  This was a really fun show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 01/09/2021 5:00 PM 609 Ludwig van Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3 in […]

Jan. 08 2021

1-9-21 Music In Maryland…The Best of Americana!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-9-21 Music In Maryland…The Best of Americana!

This has been a stressful week in the good old US of A and I thought it would be nice to play some of the greatest pieces of American music in the repertoire.  If you are curious about this music I did podcasts for the BSO for four of these pieces…here is a link to […]

Dec. 31 2020

1-2-21 Music In Maryland…Thank You Show!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 1-2-21 Music In Maryland…Thank You Show!

This week is all about saying thank you to our fabulous members who supported the station during our December drive.  I chose some favorite BSO recordings to do so.  December was a spectacular end to a challenging year.  I am grateful to each and every person who contributed.   6:00 PM 1501 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov Caucasian […]

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