Reid Orchestral Concert

Thursday, March 10, 1938
8.00 pm.
75th session, 22nd season, 8th concert



The Reid Choir (chorus-master, Dr Robert Head) - chorus
Quartet: The Edinburgh Singers
Marie Thomson
Catherine Mentiplay
John Tainsh
Neil Forsyth
Sir Donald Tovey - conductor
Kenneth Anderson - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Overture to The Occasional Oratorio ... Handel

2. "Sappho," Prelude for orchestra ... Granville Bantock

3. "Song of Destiny" (Schicksalslied), for chorus and orchestra (op. 53) ... Brahms


4. Ninth symphony in D minor, op. 125 ... Beethoven

Orchestra/Chorus Listing: 

Performance Type:

28-page booklet
Programme Notes: 

By D.F.T.

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

Programme booklet contains a "List of works performed by the Reid Symphony Orchestra (excluding solo and unaccompanied choral works)", together with an orchetral list of The Reid  Symphony Orchestra for the 1937-38 season: includes 15 first and 14 second violins; 10 violas; 6 cellos; and 6 basses.

David Macdonald Ltd., Edinburgh