Archive for the ‘Music In Maryland’ Category

Dec. 11 2021

12-11-21 Music in Maryland takes a Messiah Break!

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

Tis the season and tis Messiah season!  I love Handel’s Messiah and I love playing the Beecham version of Messiah every year on WBJC!  I see no reason why this tradition shouldn’t continue.  So sit back and enjoy the fabulous Beecham Messiah recorded in 1959. PLAY DATE: Sat, 12/11/2021 6:00 PM            114 George Frederich Handel       […]

Nov. 26 2021

11-26-21 Music in Maryland…Khanukah Anticipatory Music!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-26-21 Music in Maryland…Khanukah Anticipatory Music!

This week in anticipation of Chanukah tomorrow I decided to give Music in Maryland a break and play four amazing pieces all of which have Jewish content.  Two of the composers are Jewish and two were profoundly influenced by Jewish friends.  Some great repertoire…enjoy and Chag Sameakh. 6:00 PM 9280 Sergei Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew […]

Nov. 19 2021

11-20-21 Music in Maryland

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-20-21 Music in Maryland

  The Baltimore Chamber Orchestra is performing Sunday afternoon at Goucher College at 3 pm as they continue their Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle.  You can find more information at https://thebco.org/  It should be a fun concert and I hope to see you there.   Jp Here’s our listings for tonight on Music in Maryland.   […]

Nov. 12 2021

11-13-21 Music in Maryland. 3 Concertos and a String Quartet!

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-13-21 Music in Maryland. 3 Concertos and a String Quartet!

This week we have a concerto by Christopher Rouse, the violin concerto by William Walton, The Miro Quartet (who is playing at Shriver Hall Sunday) and Amit Peled and the Mount Vernon Virtuosi.  Some great music and some great performers!   6:00 PM 42545 Christopher Rouse Concerto de Gaudi Teldec 81830 COND Muhai Tang ORCH […]

Nov. 05 2021

11-6-21 Music In Maryland…Some of my favorite musicians!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 11-6-21 Music In Maryland…Some of my favorite musicians!

Baltimore is a great musicians town.  Eva Mengelkoch is on faculty at Towson, Brian Ganz and Victoria Chiang at Peabody and Mike Mergmagen at Catholic University.  Complete with a bit of Baltimore Symphony it’s a nice show! PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/06/2021 6:00 PM 1031 Claude Debussy Children’s Corner Peabody 101 SOLO Brian Ganz,piano 17:13 C […]

Oct. 30 2021

10-30-21 Pro Musica Rara: Poe and the Diabolical Baroque and We’ll Always Have Paris!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-30-21 Pro Musica Rara: Poe and the Diabolical Baroque and We’ll Always Have Paris!

Well boys and girls it’s the day before Halloween and we are broadcasting a concert featuring scary baroque and baroque like music.  On the program tonight…   Bertali: Chiacona Marais: The Gallbladder Operation…very scary! Froberger: Tombeau on the death of Mr. Blancheroche Whear: The Cask of Amontillado Before that we are presenting selections from a […]

Oct. 24 2021

Music From Movies 10-24-21

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on Music From Movies 10-24-21

7:00 PM Ennio Morricone Two Mules for Sister Sara: Main Theme Silva 1057 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague Philharmonic       7:06 PM John Barry Dances With Wolves: Suite from the Film Epic 66401 COND John Barry ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra         7:27 PM Jonny Mandel The Shadow of […]

Oct. 23 2021

10-23-21 Music In Maryland Annapolis Symphony

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-23-21 Music In Maryland Annapolis Symphony

This week we present this past October’s concert with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra.  The concert took place at the MD hall For the Creative Arts in Annapolis on October 1st and 2nd.  Thanks so much to everyone at the ASO for making the music available and it’s a pleasure for us to celebrate the orchestra’s […]

Oct. 15 2021

10-16-21 Music in Maryland: Happy Birthday Marin Alsop!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-16-21 Music in Maryland: Happy Birthday Marin Alsop!

Today is Marin Alsop’s 64th birthday.  Will we still need her?  Will we still feed her…Heck yes!  Marin Also is no longer BSO Music Director…but she still is…BSO Music Director Emeritus, Director of the Ravinia Festival, Music Director of the Vienna Radio Symphony and on faculty at Peabody.  Not too shabby!  We have some nice […]

Oct. 08 2021

10-9-21 Perilous Fights. Music of Peace and War. Pro Musica Rara!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | Comments Off on 10-9-21 Perilous Fights. Music of Peace and War. Pro Musica Rara!

Hear Pro Musica Rara’s  “Perilous Fights” program  celebrating the Battle of Baltimore in the War of 1812 and the musical origins of The Star Spangled Banner. This exciting program from our archives features soprano Julianne Baird, violinist Cynthia Roberts, cellist Allen Whear, and fortepianist Eva Mengelkoch, vividly narrated by WBJC’s Jonathan Palevsky.  Enjoy this program, […]

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