Reid Orchestral Concert

Date: 
Friday, March 9, 1945
Time: 
6.45 pm.
Season/No: 
29th season, 9th concert

Venue:

Participant(s): 

Sidney Newman – conductor
Dr John Fairbairn – leader of the orchestra
Irene Kohler – solo pianoforte
 

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Suite for strings, "From Holberg's Time" (op. 40) ... Grieg

       1. Praeludium: allegro vivace
       2. Sarabande: andante
       3. Gavotte and musette
       4. Air: andante religioso
       5. Rigaudon: allegro con brio

2. Concerto grosso for string orchestra with pianoforte obbligato ... Ernest Bloch

        1. Prelude: allegro energico e pesante
        2. Dirge: andante moderato
        3. Pastorale and rustic dance: assai lento - allegro giocoso
        4. Fugue: allegro

3. Nocturne (molto adagio) in B major (op. 40) ... Dvorak

INTERVAL

4. Symphonic rhapsody (for pianoforte and strings) ... Turina

       Andante - allegro vivo

5. Serenade in C major (op. 48) ... Tschaikowsky

       1. Piece in the form of a sonatina: andante non troppo - allegro moderato - tempo I
       2. Walse: moderato
       3. Elegy: larghetto elegiaco
       4. Finale (Russian theme): andante - allegro con spirito

Group/Ensemble: 

Performance Type:

Programme: 
4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes on items 2 and 4 only by S.T.M.N.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Ticket prices: 5 shillings (grand tier); 3 and 4 shillings (area); 2/6 (organ gallery); and 2 shillings (upper tier). Programme price: sixpence