Annual Reid Concert 1858

Saturday, February 13, 1858

The concert programme information here has been put together from a report in "The Musical Gazette", March 1858.   It was an evening concert but the start time is not given in the report.  There is no known extant printed programme for this concert.


The Pyne and Harrison Company

Mr Ferdinand Glover
Miss Louisa Pyne
Miss Susan Pyne
Mr A. St Albyn
Mr W. Harrison
Mr H. Braham

Miss Arabella Goddard - pianoforte
Mr J. Carrodus - violin
Mr Alfred Mellon - conductor


Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

Part I

1.  Overture:  Marguerite ... Mellon

2.  Romanza, "O vecchio cor che batti" (I due Foscari) ... Verdi
      Mr F. Glover

3.  Vocal Quartette, "When the West" ... Mendelssohn
      Miss Thirlwall, Miss S Pyne, Mr St. Albyn, Mr Wallworth

4.  Concerto in C minor, pianoforte ... Beethoven
      Miss Arabella Goddard

5.  Cavatina: "Casta Diva" (Norma) ... Bellini
      Miss Louisa Pyne

6.  Solo violin, "Otello" ... Ernst
      Mr Carrodus

7.  Song and Chorus, "Rataplan" (Hugenots) ... Meyerbeer
      Mr St Albyn

8.  Overture: "Zampa" ... Herold


Part II

9. Pastorale. Menuet and Grand March, "The Garb of old Gaul" ... General Reid

10. Ballad. "I love her" ... Balfe
     Mr W. Harrison

11. Fantasia, pianoforte, "Home, sweet, home" ... Thalberg
       Miss Arabella Goddard

12. Duetto, "A figlia incanta" (Maria Padilla) ... Donizetti

13. Aria buffa, "Madamina" (Giovanni) ... Mozart
      Mr H. Braham

14. Chorus, "Here we'll rest" (Sonnambula) ... Bellini

15. Finale, "God Save the Queen" band ... John Bull



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