Reid Orchestral Concert

Thursday, January 29, 1925
8.00 pm.
62nd session, 9th season, 5th concert



Miss Cecilia Brenner - solo vocalist
Mr Adrian Boult - conductor
Mr Watt Jupp - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Overture, The ruler of the spirits ... Weber

2. Recit. and aria, "O toi qui prolongeas mes jours" from Iphegenia in Tauris ... Gluck

3. Third symphony, in F major, op. 90 ... Brahms


4. Scherzo in G minor, for orchestra ... Mendelssohn

5. Songs with orchestra
     (a) "15th century Christmas carol" ... arr. A. Bax
     (b) "Aller au bois" (from The Snow Maiden) ... Rimsky-Korsakov

6. Two Nocturnes ... Debussy
     (a) "Nuages"
     (b) "Fêtes"

Orchestra/Chorus Listing: 

Performance Type:

20-page booklet
Programme Notes: 

By D.F.T. except for the programme notes for the two Debussy nocturnes, which are signed 'M. G.'

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Subscription for series from £2.17s.6d to 10s; for half-series from £1.10s.6d to 5s.6d; for single concerts from 5s.9d to 1s.6d; Hon. members of the Society are allowed 25% reduction on prices of all tickets. Programme Price: one shilling one shilling
Publicity and Reviews: 

On the inside back page - list of Thursday concerts for the remainder of the season.

David Macdonald Ltd., 74 Hanover Street

The advance publicity for the series had shown for this concert the Symphony no. 4 by Brahms and the Symphonic Variations by Dvorak.
The Symphony no 3 by Brahms which was performed had been scheduled for performance on 27th November 1924.