Archive for the ‘Music In Maryland’ Category

Sep. 14 2019

9-14-19 Music In Maryland BCO Morgan!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This week we have two live performances with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra.  1)Mozart’s third violin concerto featuring their new concert master Audrey Wright.  2)Prokofiev’s Symphony No.  1 ‘Classical’.  Both performances were recorded at Goucher College’s Kraushaar Auditorium. We also featured the Nunes Garcia Requiem recorded in the 1970’s with their then music director Nathan Carter.  […]

Sep. 06 2019

9-7-19 Music in Maryland Listings

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PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/07/2019 6:00 PM 6188 Antonin Dvorak Symphonic Variations Op 78 Naxos 570714 COND Marin Alsop ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 22:48 C 1 1-1 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:23 PM 2374 Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No. 9 in E-Flat Op 70 Teldec 90849 COND Mstislav Rostropovich MIHS tih Slahv Rahst roh POH vihch ORCH National Sym Orch/Wash.,D.C. […]

Aug. 30 2019

8-31-19 Music In Maryland Baltimore Potpourri.

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This week we have performances from three different orchestras in Baltimore, The Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, The Baltimore Symphony and Concert Artists of Baltimore.  The Baltimore Chamber Orchestra begins their season in September.  The Baltimore Symphony, is currently locked out but scheduled to begin their season next week.  Concert Artists of Baltimore is sadly defunct but […]

Aug. 23 2019

8-24-19 Music in Maryland, Annapolis Symphony Plays Prokofiev, Ravel and Gershwin!

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This week we are very grateful to the Annapolis Symphony for giving us a recording of a concert from October of 2018.  On the program… Gershwin: American in Paris Ravel: Piano Concerto For the Left Hand Prokofiev Symphony # 5 The orchestra was conducted by their Music Director Jose-Luis Novo and the pianist was Pascal […]

Aug. 12 2019

8-17-19 Music in Maryland…This England!

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This week we are headed to the UK and celebrating music of both of the golden ages of England.  The Baltimore Consort has a new CD entitled The Food of Love which has music inspired and excerpted from Shakespeare’s plays.  It’s fantastic to have a new CD by the Baltimore Consort!  I also included some […]

Aug. 10 2019

8-10-19 Music In Maryland A Nice Potpourri

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This week we have a super nice selection of all manner of things.  I’m glad I can finally hear the Leshnoff Guitar Concerto…as I missed the premiere!  Some great artists and performers. PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/10/2019 6:00 PM 6768 Gerald Finzi Five Bagatelles Op 23 jjd 2 SOLO Robert DiLutis, clarinet SOLO Yin Zheng, piano […]

Aug. 02 2019

8-3-19 Music In Maryland. Bartok, Chopin, Prokofiev…together again!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

The title says it all.  Marin Alsop with both the BSO and the SPSO!  Between them Brian Ganz does something he does extremely well…play chopin! PLAY DATE: Sat, 08/03/2019 6:00 PM 3047 Bela Bartok Music for Strings,Percussion and CelestaNaxos 572486 COND Marin Alsop ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 29:29 C 1 6-9 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:30 PM 5910 […]

Jul. 26 2019

7-27-19 Music In Maryland BSO Long Lost Recording!

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Now that I’ve got your attention!  This recording of Helene Grimaud playing with the BSO was given to me by my good friend and Face The Music Panelist Dave Donovan!  I had no idea it existed.  I thought it would be nice to play four masters of the early 20th century…who might have all known […]

Jul. 19 2019

7-20-19 Happy Birthday Leon Fleisher!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

This Tuesday, 7/23, Leon Fleisher turns 91!  We pay tribute to the great pianist who is probably more synonymous with classical music in Baltimore than anyone else.  Leon Fleisher has a fantastic discography we dip our toe in the pool! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/20/2019 6:00 PM 4497 Johann Sebastian Bach Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue in […]

Jul. 12 2019

7-13-19 Music In Maryland Baltimore Symphony Musicians, Chamber Music by Candlelight

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

The lockout of the Baltimore Symphony musicians continues and it looks like it going to continue through the Summer.  WBJC has no position regarding the situation other than to hope for a speedy resolution and to play the fine recordings of both the musicians themselves and the orchestra as a whole.  Tonight we are playing […]

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