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Jun. 23 2019

Music From Movies 06-23-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | No Comments

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Vangelis Conquest of Paradise: Main Theme Silva 5006 COND Nic Raine ORCH City of Prague Philharmonic ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:06 PM Ennio Morricone Cinema Paradiso: Music from the Film RCA/BMG 60706 COND Henry Mancini ORCH Mancini Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:19 PM Max Steiner All This, & Heaven Too (1940) Naxos 570184 COND William […]

Jun. 23 2019

Choral Hour 06-23-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Randall Thompson The Place of the Blest Arsis 121 COND Rebecca Rottsolk ORCH Northwest Girlchoir SOLO And Friends (Instrumentalists) ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:23 AM Giovanni Palestrina Missa Brevis Gimell 8 ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Johannes Brahms Song of Destiny (Schicksalslied) Op 54 London 4785365 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH New Philharmonia […]

Jun. 22 2019

Vocalise 6/22/19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 PM 8:00 PM John Dowland Can shee excuse my wrongs RCA/BMG 61602 SOLO Peter Pears, tenor SOLO Julian Bream, guitar ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Philipp Rosseter What then is love but mourning? RCA/BMG 61602 SOLO Peter Pears, tenor SOLO Julian Bream, guitar ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Philipp Rosseter When Laura Smiles RCA/BMG 61602 SOLO Peter Pears, […]

Jun. 22 2019

6-24-19 Word On Wine Aperol Spritz!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

First off it looks great. Second it’s taken over the world. Third The New York Times hates it! https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/09/dining/drinks/aperol-spritz.html Now there are some problems with the drink…Aperol isn’t the greatest amaro in the world or the most complex BUT if you use a super dry good quality prosecco and lemon instead of orange…the drink balances […]

Jun. 22 2019

6-22-19 Music In Maryland. Candlelight Concert Society, Italian Saxophone Quartet.

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

This week we are broadcasting a concert featuring The Italian Saxophone Quartet recorded at Smith Theater Howard Community College. The quartet’s wide ranging repertoire runs the gamut from Bach to Piazolla with film music by Morricone and Rota. Also WBJC’s Kati Harrison did an extensive interview with the quartet about their history and repertoire. It’s […]

Jun. 22 2019

6-22-19 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we had really great performances and a great panel. Dave Donovan paid us a visit. Dave is about to retire from Pratt Library and we wish him well and hope he returns to Face The Music Often! Ernie Green conductor of The Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra joined the panel as did Tuba […]

Jun. 20 2019

Toccata listings 6/23/19

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

On tonight’s program, a major work by a Russian pianist/composer and the world premier recording of a harpsichord concerto by American composer Ned Rorem.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 23367 Nikolai Medtner Piano Sonata in e Op 25/2 “Night Wind” Denon 78842 SOLO Mikhail Lidsky,piano 36:42 C 1 1-1 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:40 PM […]

Jun. 16 2019

Music From Movies 06-16-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | No Comments

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Mikis Theodorakis Zorba the Greek: Zorba’s Dance Angel/EMI 56576 COND Mariss Jansons ORCH Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:05 PM Sergei Prokofiev Lt. Kije: Suite Op 60 RCA/BMG 5605 COND Fritz Reiner ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:26 PM Elmer Bernstein The Age Of Innocence: Theme CBS/Sony 63005 COND John Williams ORCH […]

Jun. 16 2019

Choral Hour 06-16-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Ludwig van Beethoven Missa Solemnis – Mass in D Op 123 Telarc 80150 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Atlanta Symphony Chorus SOLO Sylvia McNair, soprano SOLO Janice Taylor, mezzo-soprano SOLO John Aler, tenor SOLO Tom Krause, bass

Jun. 15 2019

Vocalise 6/15/19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 PM 8:00 PM Edvard Grieg Peer Gynt: Solveig’s Song Op 23 No.19 Angel/EMI 47003 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO Lucia Popp, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Karl Jenkins The Peacemakers WarnerClas 84378 COND Karl Jenkins ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Berlin Radio Chorus SOLO City of Birmingham S.O. […]

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