May. 14 2020

Thursday 5/14/20 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

11:00 PM George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue Billy Joel’s “Scenes from an Italian Restaurant” Scott Joplin’s “Solace” Leonard Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances from West Side Story Charles Ives’ The Unanswered Question Kurt Weill’s Symphony No. 2 Leroy Anderson’s Fiddle-Faddle Felix Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49, 3rd movement; Lahav Shani, piano; Eyal […]

May. 14 2020

Boating Safety Week

I recently had the chance to speak to David Hyde of the Coast Guard Auxiliary about boating safety and boating safety week. Here are some websites associated with Boating Safety Week and the USGCA: Phone number: (305) 965-4036 301-503-0026 David Hyde’s number Flotillia Website: For a Free Vessel Safety Check: For a Virtual […]

May. 13 2020


11:00 PM Play!   Villa-Lobos                  Assobio A Játo [The Jet Whistle] for Flute and Cello Sooyun Kim, Flute; Mihai Marica, Cello   Stravinsky                    Five Easy Pieces for Piano, Four Hands Gilbert Kalish, Gilles Vonsattel, Piano   Dvorák                                    Quartet in E-flat major for Strings, Op. 51 Schumann Quartet (Erik Schumann, Ken Schumann, Violin; […]

May. 12 2020

Tuesday 5/12/20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

11:00 PM Jaap van Zweden conducts Brahms’s A German Requiem Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde Brahms: A German Requiem, Op. 45 (Christiane Karg, soprano; Michael Nagy, baritone; Chicago Symphony Chorus; Duain Wolfe, director) Lutoslawski: Musique funèbre (Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor)  

May. 11 2020

Monday 5/11/20 New York Philharmonic

11:00 PM NeemeJärvi conducts Beethoven, Mozart, and Zemlinsky BEETHOVEN: Overture to Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus (The Creatures of Prometheus), Op. 43 MOZART: Symphony No. 38 in D major, “Prague,” K.504 ZEMLINSKY: Lyric Symphony in Seven Songs, After Poems by Rabindranath Tagore, Op. 18 (Hillevi Martinpelto, soprano, Thomas Hampson, baritone, NeemeJärvi, conductor)  

May. 10 2020

Our Deepest Gratitude – Spring “drive” wrap-up

I want to start by saying how truly grateful all of us here at WBJC are to have such an amazing community to serve. And that’s really what this is all about… we are here to serve you great music, to keep your spirits up, to keep you connected. Hearing from all of you during […]

May. 10 2020

Music From Movies 5-10-20

7:00 PM Happy Mother’s Day! 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 51782 Rachel Portman The Joy Luck Club: Selections Hollywood 61561 COND J.A.C. […]

May. 10 2020

Toccata listings for 5/10/20

On tonight’s program, A Carillon for organ from right here in Baltimore, Beethoven’s Battle Symphony played on a military piano, and a 19th century piano concerto.  Thanks for listening, and thanks for your support during our recently completed “quite” fund raiser.  Enjoy! 6:00 PM 17075 Henry Mulet Carillon-Sortie St. Bart’s 1 SOLO Ted Davis, organ […]

May. 09 2020

Choral Hour 5-10-20

8:00 AM Henryk Gorecki Totus Tuus Telarc 80531 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Chamber Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:13 AM Amy Marcy Cheney Beach Canticle of the Sun Albany 295 COND Betty Buchanan ORCH Capitol Hill Choral Society 22:09 C 1 1-1 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:37 AM Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata No. 29: Wir danken Gott BWV 29 […]

May. 09 2020

Vocalise 5/09/20

8:00 PM 8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi La Traviata: “Libiamo, ne’lieti calici” London 443260 COND Maurizio Benini ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor SOLO Nuccia Focile,soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Charles Gounod St. Cecilia Mass Angel/EMI 47094 COND Georges Pretre ORCH Radio France Philharmonic Orch SOLO and Chorus SOLO Barbara Hendricks, soprano SOLO Laurence Dale, […]

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