Annual Reid Concert 1966

Thursday, February 17, 1966
7.30 pm
1965-66 season, 7th concert

1965-1966: Fiftieth season of the Reid Orchestra

125th anniversary of the first Reid Memorial Concert, which annually celebrates the birthday of General John Reid (died 1807), founder of the Chair of Music.


Daphne Godson - solo violin
Joan Dickson - solo violoncello
Sidney Newman - conductor
Dr John Fairbairn - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

March for the 76th regiment.  Lord MacDonald's highlanders ... General Reid
Air: "Atholl House" ... General Reid
March of the 42nd or Old highland regiment ("The Garb of old Gaul" ... General Reid

1.  Overture: "The Magic Flute" ... Mozart

2.  Concerto for violin, violoncello and orchestra in A minor, op. 102 ... Brahms


3.  Symphony in C major, no. 9 ... Schubert 

4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by S.T.M.N.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Reserved seats: 7/6, 6/-; unreserved seats: 4/-. Programme price: one shilling