Reid Festival Concert

Saturday, February 12, 1870
10.00 am

"Through the exertions of Professor Oakeley, a very excellent morning concert was given on the same day as that on which the Reid evening concert took place, thus enabling many persons who were disappointed in obtaining tickets for the latter performance to have an opportunity of hearing Mr Hallé's orchestra in some of the greatest orchestral works."  ("The Musical Times" March 1, 1870, p. 407)


Miss Edith Wynne- vocalist
Mr W.H. Cummings - vocalist
Madame Norman-Neruda - violin
Mr Charles Hallé - solo pianist and conductor  

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

The programme included: 

Overture:  "Egmont" ... Beethoven

"Scotch" symphony ... Mendelssohn

Adagio and Rondo from Violin concerto in E ... Vieuxtemps

Overture:  "Oberon" ... Weber


information taken from the report of the concert in "The Musical Times"


Performance Type:

Publicity and Reviews: 

Report of the concert was published in "The Musical Times" March 1, 1970, p. 407