Edinburgh Orchestral Festival 1882

Saturday, February 11, 1882
2.30 pm

Second Grand Orchestral Concert at the Edinburgh Orchestral Festival 1882
on Saturday afternoon, February 11th, 1882.  Concert to commence at half-past two o'clock.


Orchestra of 70 performers

Miss Mary Davies - soprano
Mr Frederic King - baritone
Herr Straus - violin
Mr Charles Hallé - pianoforte soloist and conductor

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 


Part I
Overture, "Genoveva" ... Schumann

Song, "Rose softly blooming" (Azor nd Zemira) ... Spohr
  Miss Mary Davies

Pianoforte Concerto, no. 1 in G minor ... Mendelssohn
  Allegro molto, con fuoco
 Mr Charles Halle and his orchestra

Song, "Sei rendicata" (Dinorah) ... Meyerbeer
  Mr Frederic King

Symphony in D, no. 5 [The Clock] ... Haydn
  Adagio, Presto
  Finale. Vivace


An interval of 15 minutes

Part II
Overture, "Leonora," No. 3 ... Beethoven

Songs, (a) "Serenade" ... Raff
           (b) "May Dew" op. 23, no. 2 ... W. Sterndale-Bennett
  Miss Mary Davies

Ballad, and Air Slave, with Variations from "Coppelia" ... Delibes
  Solo violin - Herr Straus

Selection fom "Faust" Part Third ... Berlioz
Faust  Mr F. King
 Scene 1. Margaret's Dwelling.  Evening
    Ballad, "King of Thule" - Chanson Gothique
  Margarita - Miss Mary Davies
 Scene II. Evocation
  Orchestra alone - Minuett of Will o' the Wisp
     Serenade and chorus of spirits (Mephistopheles)
        Mr Frederic King
  Orchestra - Ballet des Sylphes
                     Hungarian March




Programme Notes: 

No programme notes but words of songs available on a separate sheet.