Reid Orchestral Concert

Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 1957
Time: 
7.30 pm.
Season/No: 
1957-58 season, 1st concert
Participant(s): 

Dr John Fairbairn - leader of the orchestra
Sidney Newman - conductor
Barbara Delano Laing - solo soprano
Margaret Rennie Moncrieff - solo oboe

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Concerto grosso in F (op. 6, no. 9) ... Handel
       Largo
       Allegro
       Larghetto
       Allegro
       Minuet
       Gigue

2. Concerto for oboe in B flat ... C. P. E. Bach
       Allegretto
       Largo e mesto
       Allegro moderato

3. "Les Illuminations" for soprano and string orchestra (op. 18) ... Britten
        Fanfare
        Villes
        Phrase - antique
        Royauté
        Marine
        Interlude
        Being beautous
        Parade
        Départ

INTERVAL

4. Concerto for string orchestra ... Rawsthorne
        Largo maestoso - molto allegro - andante espressivo - molto allegro
        Lento e mesto
        Allegro piacevole

5. Serenade for string orchestra (op. 11) ... Dag Wirén
        Preludium: allegro molto
        Andante
        Scherzo: allegro vivace
        Marcia

Performance Type:

Programme: 
4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by S.T.M.N.

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