Edinburgh University Musical Society

Date: 
Saturday, November 30, 1963
Time: 
7.30 pm
Season/No: 
1963-64

Scottish premiere of 'Carmina Burana' by Carl Orff.

Participant(s): 

Sasha Abrahms - soprano
Albert Dewar - tenor
Harry Stevenson - baritone

Edinburgh University Singers
Herrick Bunney - director

Edinburgh University Musical Society Choir
Sidney Newman - conductor

Edinburgh University Musical Society Orchestra
Eva Gal - leader
Kenneth Leighton - conductor

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

Programme

Part I
conducted by Kenneth Leighton

The National Anthem ... arr. Britten

Overture: "Prince Igor" ... Borodin

The Walk to the Paradise Garden ... Delius
 (from "A Village Romeo and Juliet"

Interval

Part 2
conducted by Sidney Newman

Carmina Burana ... Carl Orff
 (Scottish premiere)

 

 

Programme: 
8-page folded printed on white paper
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by S. T. M. N. 
Full text of the Orff translated into English by E. K. Borthwick

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Programme 2/6
Notes: 

This concert version of the Delius is arranged by Sir Thomas Beecham from the complete work which requires a larger orchestra.

First Performance in Scotland: 
Carmina Burana