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You’re probably seeing a lot of people wearing masks these days. Some are using paper ones, others are improvising with bandanas or ski masks, and those of us who sew are rejoicing because we finally have a legitimate use for all that scrap fabric that’s been driving our spouses crazy for years! Last week, Jonathan […]
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! […]
At this time Jonathan would have been driving up to Montreal to celebrate Passover with his family. Since that isn’t possible he has been playing music by Bach and Duke Ellington. Enjoy, and Happy Passover to everyone who Celebrates!
7:00 PM Elmer Bernstein The Great Escape: Theme Denon 75288 COND Elmer Bernstein ORCH Royal Philharmonic Pops Orch. 7:03 PM Elmer Bernstein My Left Foot: Theme Denon 75288 COND Elmer Bernstein ORCH Royal Philharmonic Pops Orch. 7:11 PM Elmer Bernstein The Magnificent Seven: Suite from the Film Koch Intl. 7222 COND James Sedares ORCH Phoenix […]
On tonight’s program, a son’s transcription of viola da gamba music by his father, and a 20th century Welsh composer’s 3rd piano concerto. Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 17368 Antoine Forqueray Suite No. 2 CBS/Sony 48080 SOLO Gustav Leonhardt, harpsichord 26:57 C 1 6-9 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:30 PM 33310 William Mathias Piano Concerto No.3 […]
8:00 AM Morten Lauridsen Lux aeterna Hyperion 67449 COND Stephen Layton ORCH Britten Sinfonia SOLO Polyphony ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:28 AM Anton Bruckner Te Deum Hyperion 66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:52 AM William S Lloyd Webber Mass: “Princeps pacis” Chandos 9595 […]
8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini Madama Butterfly: Il cannone del porto! RCA/BMG 24609 ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Leontyne Price, soprano SOLO Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Aaron Copland Old American Songs CBS/Sony 60899 SOLO William Warfield, baritone SOLO Aaron Copland,piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 PM Franz Schubert Auf dem Strom Albany 1325 SOLO Jung Eun Oh, […]
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 […]
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. […]
When I inherited this collection of Dickens novels from my mother, many of them were in sad disrepair–until I took them to be thoughtfully, carefully, and authentically repaired by Jennifer Jarvis, Book & Paper Conservator at Johns Hopkins University’s Sheridan Libraries. This month on Booknotes we revisit the theme of preserving these precious objects.