Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Sep. 16 2022

2022 – 2023 Music Series at St. David’s

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on 2022 – 2023 Music Series at St. David’s

  The 47th Bach Marathon, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, ensembles in residence … these are among the offerings of the upcoming Music Series at St. David’s in Roland Park. I spoke with the Director of Music, Douglas Buchanan.      

Aug. 04 2022

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company almost has the key to the door

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Chesapeake Shakespeare Company almost has the key to the door

Twenty years ago, a small group of gifted and optimistic artists opened a brand-new Shakespeare company in Ellicott City on a shoestring budget, and now the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company is looking forward to a year-long 20th anniversary season. I spoke with Producing Executive Director, Lesley Malin.  

Jul. 20 2022

Shriver Hall’s ’22–’23 season

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Shriver Hall’s ’22–’23 season

      The Shriver Hall Concert Series is already looking ahead to its 2022–2023 season and Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, came in to talk about it.  

Jul. 15 2022

Do It Now! Does That Sound Familiar?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | Comments Off on Do It Now! Does That Sound Familiar?

William Donald Schaefer held public office in Maryland for decades, serving as Mayor of Baltimore from 1971-1987, Governor of Maryland from 1987-1995, and Comptroller of Maryland from 1999-2007. He was well-known for his attention to detail and also for publicity stunts, including a taking a dip in the seal pool at the National Aquarium when […]

Jul. 02 2022

Baltimore’s Barbara Bourland on BookNotes

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Baltimore’s Barbara Bourland on BookNotes

        Barbara Bourland‘s third novel, The Force of Such Beauty, will be published by Dutton on July 19th, 2022. Barbara spoke to me about her latest genre-bending book.          

Jun. 11 2022

Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani at Shriver Concerts

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani at Shriver Concerts

In his mission to demonstrate that the harpsichord has a modern face too, Mahan Esfahani presents a program for the Shriver Hall Concert Series that marries Baroque with 21st-century composers.  

Jun. 08 2022

Candlelight Concerts 50th Season!

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Candlelight Concerts 50th Season!

I recently had the chance to talk to Irina Caplan Lande, artistic director of Candlelight Concerts about their upcoming 5oth season.     For more information visit candlelightconcerts.org or call (410) 997-2324

Jun. 07 2022

Redemptions: Last Call – The Reboot

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Redemptions: Last Call – The Reboot

    Bishop J. Charles Carrington Jr. spoke with me about the play, based on his book, “Redemptions: Last Call – The Reboot” which is being produced June 10-12 and 24-26 at the Murphy Fine Arts Center on the campus of Morgan State University. Tickets and more information are available at heartsdm.com       […]

May. 25 2022

Amplifying the voices of women and other marginalized composers

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | Comments Off on Amplifying the voices of women and other marginalized composers

The Boulanger Initiative was founded four years ago with the objective of promoting the work of women and gender marginalized composers. Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Laura Colgate, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Boulanger Initiative, to discuss the 2022 WoCo Festival, which is taking place this weekend.    

May. 18 2022

Boating Safety

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | Comments Off on Boating Safety

I had the opportunity to speak to David Hyde, the Public Affairs officer for the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Central Chesapeake Division recently about boating safety.   Here are a few good websites to know: http://www.weather.gov/safety/safeboating-week http://www.safeboatingcouncil.org http://cgaux.org/vsc/ http://wow.uscgaux.info/content.php?unit+v-depat&category+virtual-safety-check For more information, you can call (301) 503-0026

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