Reid Orchestral Concert

Saturday, March 16, 1940
2.30 pm.
24th season, 8th concert



Dr Mary Grierson - conductor

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Overture, "The Hebrides" ... Mendelssohn

2. Symphony no. 2, in D major ... Brahms


3. Overture, "I Tancredi" ... Rossini

4. Suite, "L'Arlésienne" ... Bizet

5. Hungarian march (from "The Damnation of Faust") ... Berlioz

Performance Type:

4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

There are no programme notes.

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

On p.3 - advertisement for two concerts of the chamber music series: seventh concert by the strings of the Reid symphony orchestra; eight concert, a pianoforte recital by Dr Mary Grierson. The dates to be announced at a later date. In addition, there is an advert for a concert by members of the interpretation class, on Tuesday 19 March at 5.30pm, in the university music class room, Park Place. No tickets are required, but members of the public are invited to attend.

David Macdonald Ltd., 74 Hanover Street, Edinburgh, 2

On p.1 - A.R.P. (air raid precaution) notice: There is complete Air Raid accommodation in the basement of the Hall and the corridors. Shelters are also available at the West End (St John's Church) and in Rutland Square. In the event of an air raid an announcement will be made from the platform.