Professor Tovey's Sunday Concert

Sunday, March 6, 1938
8.15 pm.
1937-1938, 15th season, 13th concert

Pianoforte quintets.



Dr Mary Grierson - pianoforte
John Fairbairn - violin
Douglas Dickson - violin
J. H. Smith - viola
Miss Ruth Waddell - violoncello
A. Beers - double bass

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Pianoforte quintet, "The Trout" ... Schubert

2. Pianoforte quintet ... Ernest Bloch

3. Pianoforte quintet in F minor ... Brahms

8-page programme
Programme Notes: 

There are no programme notes.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Programme Price: threepence
Publicity and Reviews: 

There are the following adverts:

P.2 - musical instrument dealer, Thomas G. Hall
P.3 - thirteenth concert 6th March 1938, at 8.15 pm. For details of coming concerts see page 6
PP.4-5 - pianoforte recital by Sir Donald Tovey on Sunday 13th March 1938, at 8.15 pm; and Reid symphony orchestra concert on Sunday 20 March 1938
P.6 - dates and outline programmes for the last two of Professor Tovey's Sunday concerts for 1937-1938 season
P.7 - Reid orchestral concert with programme for Thursday 10th March 1938; single tickets from 1/6 upwards; prospectus and all information from: Paterson, Sons & Co. Ltd; Methven Simpson Ltd; Rae, Macintosh & Co. Ltd; James Stephen; and Townsend & Thomson
P.8 - Maitland radio Ltd


Bloch composed two piano quintets, one in 1923 and one in 1957. Since the concert predates the composition of Bloch's second piano quintet, the performance must have featured the work now referred to as his 'Piano Quintet no. 1'.