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May. 13 2022

5-13-22 Maryland Lyric Opera Don Carlo Interview with Maestro Louis Salemno

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Operafest | Comments Off on 5-13-22 Maryland Lyric Opera Don Carlo Interview with Maestro Louis Salemno

I love Verdi’s Don Carlo and spending a few minutes speaking with Maestro Louis Salemno about his favorite opera was time very well spent.  Don Carlo is at the Music Center at Strathmore 5/13 & 15.  For information MDLO.org.  The recording I used is the amazing Giulini EMI recording…You can hear more on the Opera […]

May. 13 2022

5-14-22 Music In Maryland. Amit Peled, The Mount Vernon Virtuosi and the Peabody Cello Gang!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 5-14-22 Music In Maryland. Amit Peled, The Mount Vernon Virtuosi and the Peabody Cello Gang!

I just received a new recording from cellist Amit Peled which I am looking forward to sharing and we should also re-broadcast some of the Mount Vernon Virtuosi and Peabody Cello Gang recordings.  It’s a fun show with great music. PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/14/2022 6:00 PM 4074 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart String Quintet No. 2 in […]

May. 13 2022

Toccata listings for 5/15/22

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | Comments Off on Toccata listings for 5/15/22

On tonight’s program, a sonata by the leader of “the Mighty Handful,” Mily balakirev, and a work for organ and orchestra by American composer Michael Daugherty. Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 30248 Mily Balakirev Sonata No.1 in b-Flat Op 5 ESS.A.Y 1028 SOLO Alexander Paley,piano 24:31 C 2 1-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:31 PM […]

May. 12 2022

Taking Care of the Mind as Well as the Body

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | Comments Off on Taking Care of the Mind as Well as the Body

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and I recently had the opportunity to chat with Jamie Clark, Senior Director of Programs and Community Engagement at NAMI Metropolitan Baltimore, about her organization and its efforts to raise awareness of mental health issues and offer assistance to residents in need.        

May. 08 2022

Music From Movies 5-08-22

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | Comments Off on Music From Movies 5-08-22

7:00 PM   Michael Gore- Theme/Terms of Endearment from the movieTelarc 80168 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra     7:04 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky- The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers OpPro Arte 121 COND Leonard Slatkin ORCH Minnesota Orchestra         7:11 PM Rachel Portman- The Joy Luck Club: Selections Hollywood […]

May. 07 2022

Vocalise 5-07-22

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | Comments Off on Vocalise 5-07-22

8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak- Songs My Mother Taught Me: Gypsy Melody London 458858 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano 8:04 PM Vincenzo Bellini- Norma: “Casta Diva” RCA/BMG 5757 COND Carlo Felice Cillario ORCH and the Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Montserrat Caballe, soprano 8:16 PM Robert Schumann- A woman’s […]

May. 07 2022

BookNotes seeks out The Lost Weekend

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Booknotes, Host Blogs | Comments Off on BookNotes seeks out The Lost Weekend

  Since the Covid-19 pandemic, literary events have nearly disappeared. The Lost Weekend—hosted by Baltimore independent bookstore Greedy Reads in partnership with production friends The Stables—is reigniting the spark by bringing together the best of Baltimore’s literary voices and creative talent with the city’s most celebrated food and drinks vendors, May 13—15. I spoke with Greedy Reads […]

May. 06 2022

5-7-22 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | Comments Off on 5-7-22 Face The Music Listings!

This week…an all new show.  Our panelists Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Tuba Player Ed Goldstein and Ernie Green from The Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra.  The Wagner was particularly good! PLAY DATE: Sat, 05/07/2022 5:00 PM 37244 Joseph Haydn Notturno No. 1 in C HOB 25 Orfeo 246922 ORCH Wiener Concert-Verein 13:15 […]

May. 06 2022

5-7-22 Music in Maryland! Brahms/Tchaikovsky!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 5-7-22 Music in Maryland! Brahms/Tchaikovsky!

May 7th is one of my favorite days for music because it’s the birthday of Brahms and Tchaikovsky! I have played over the music of that scoundrel Brahms. What a giftless bastard! I annoys me that this self-inflated mediocrity is hailed as a genius. Why, in comparison with him, Raff is a giant, not to […]

May. 06 2022

Toccata listings for 5/8/22

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | Comments Off on Toccata listings for 5/8/22

On tonight’s program, something new by Camille Saint-Saens featuring the Harmonium and a piano concerto from Finland. Thanks for listening, and enjoy, and Happy Mother’s Day!   6:00 PM 53092 Camille Saint-Saens Six Duos for Harmonium and Piano Op 8 ScottBros 3 SOLO Scott Brothers piano duo 32:48 C 1 1-6 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:36 PM 45554 […]

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