Archive for the ‘Host Blogs’ Category

Oct. 18 2019

Toccata listings 10/20/19

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

First things first–Thanks so much for your support during our recently completed fall fundraiser.  Your support keeps the music alive and well on WBJC!   On tonight’s program, a sonata by one of J.S. Bach’s sons, and music for 2 pianos by Liszt and Lopatnikov!  Thanks for listening, and thanks for your support!  Enjoy!   […]

Oct. 16 2019

The Music Series at St. David’s commemorates Indigenous People’s Day

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

The chamber ensemble Words & Music will be featured on October 20 with a performance of a commissioned work entitled Found Again. Melissa Coombs of Words & Music joins St. David’s Director of Music Ministries, Douglas Buchanan.  

Oct. 16 2019

Jerusalem Quartet returns to Shriver

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

    The Israeli Jerusalem Quartet will return to the Shriver Hall Concert Series on October 20 to perform quartets by Haydn, Shostakovich, and Brahms. The series Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, has more.                  

Oct. 13 2019

Music From Movies 10-13-19

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

7:00 PM 7:00 PM John Williams Harry Potter: Hedwig’s theme DG/Archiv 30629 COND John Williams ORCH Recording Artists Orch of L.A. SOLO Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin 7:07 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams The England of Elizabeth: 3 Portraits M Polo/HK 8223665 COND Andrew Penny ORCH RTE Concert Orchestra, Dublin 7:24 PM John Williams Star Wars medley for […]

Oct. 13 2019

Choral Hour 10-13-19

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

8:00 AM Francis Poulenc Stabat Mater Naxos 8553176 COND Michel Piquemal ORCH Orchestre de la Cite SOLO Vittoria Regional Choir SOLO Danielle Borst, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:37 AM Ola Gjeilo Song of the Universal 2L 2 COND Anita Brevik ORCH Trondheim Soloists SOLO Nidaros Cathedral Girls’ Choir______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:49 AM Gregorio Allegri Miserere Gimell 339 COND Peter […]

Oct. 12 2019

Vocalise 10/12/19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | 2 Comments

8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi La Traviata: “Libiamo, ne’lieti calici” London 443828 COND Richard Bonynge ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor SOLO Joan Sutherland, soprano SOLO London Opera Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music Telarc 80676 COND Robert Spano ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:18 PM Gaetano […]

Oct. 12 2019

10-12-19 Face The Music Listings!

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

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 […]

Oct. 11 2019

10-12-19 Music In Maryland Morgan State Choir!

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

Whenever I hear the Morgan State Choir I am always impressed and delighted.  It has taken me forever to have the choir on Music in Maryland and that’s on me!  I am very grateful to their music director Eric Conway for providing me with some wonderful music and also coming in to do an interview. […]

Oct. 11 2019

Toccata listings 10/13/19

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

On tonight’s program, a “WBJC Premier” piano sonata, and a concerto played on a Tangent Piano.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 41508 Norbert Burgmuller Piano Sonata in f Op 8 MD+G 3080926 SOLO Hiroko Maruko,piano 25:56 C 1 1-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:32 PM 37487 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Concerto in e H 418 […]

Oct. 10 2019

10-14-19 Word On Wine 2 Cru Beaujolais Encore!

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

For our final tasting we left the best for last!  2 Cru Beaujolais 1 from Regnie and the other from Morgon.  Both were around $20 and first rate.  Frankly I have always had the buy with your eyes closed on the Beaujolais shelf and have never been disappointed.