Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Feb. 27 2020

Victoria Gau premiere season with Cantate Chamber Singers continues

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

      Victoria Gau‘s second concert as Music Director of Cantate Chamber Singers centers around the themes of loss, morality, and peace in relation to Mozart’s Requiem.        

Feb. 26 2020

A Norwegian sibling duo for Music in the Valley

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

The Coucheron Siblings, violinist David Coucheron and pianist Julie Coucheron, present a program of music by their Norwegian compatriots, along with Beethoven and Massenet, for Music in the Valley at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Western Run Parish. Here is the series’ Artistic Director, Benjamin Buchanan.        

Feb. 19 2020

Two Grammy® nominees at Shriver Concerts

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

American tenor, Lawrence Brownlee, and American-Korean pianist, Myra Huang, collaborate on two song cycles from German Romanticism and contemporary America for Shriver Hall Concert Series. Here is the series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.    

Feb. 19 2020

Benny Russell and the Musicians of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Pay Homage to Martin Luther King, JR.

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

Saxophonist and composer Benny Russell and the Musicians of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church on Saturday, February 22 at 3:00 PM. Benny Russell spoke with me about the event and his music for the occasion, and BSO English Horn, Jane […]

Feb. 18 2020

IN Series brings their Carmen to Baltimore, and much more!

By John Scherch | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, New Music, WBJC Programs | No Comments

Tim Nelson of IN Series stopped by to talk about their new take on Bizet’s classic, Le Cabaret de Carmen, as well as exciting new things happening for the company and opera in Baltimore.

Feb. 09 2020

Spring 2020 at JHU’s Odyssey program

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

        The spring semester for Odyssey 2020 begins on February 15th. Douglas Blackstone is the Director of Odyssey, and Gary Vikan is the coordinator of the of the multi-speaker perspectives.            

Jan. 27 2020

So two Norwegians walk into a radio station…

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

Well, one of us (Yours Truly) was already here. When I set up my recent interview with Tim Holtan, Artistic Director of the Maryland Winds, I had no idea I’d be meeting someone who’d grown up just two hours from my childhood hometown. That may not sound like a big deal unless you consider that […]

Jan. 18 2020

Retooled – tools as art at the Mitchell Gallery

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

  We call a spade a spade, right? But what if we look at it differently? The Mitchell Gallery on the campus of St. John’s College in Annapolis is hosting an exhibition called Retooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection. Here is the gallery’s Art Educator, Lucinda Edinberg.         January 26 Lecture at […]

Dec. 24 2019

“Beau Soir” for cello and harp

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

Dariusz Skoraczewski, principal cello of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, along with harpist and composer, Jacqueline Pollauf, are out with a new, French inspired CD. I enjoyed talking to them about it.

Dec. 09 2019

Handel Choir’s 85th Messiah

By John Scherch | Posted in Interviews | No Comments

Handel Choir’s Brian Bartoldus came by to talk about their 85th annual performance of their namesake’s masterpiece.

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