Reid Orchestral Concert

Date: 
Thursday, January 25, 1951
Time: 
7.30 pm.
Season/No: 
1950-51 season, 4th concert
Participant(s): 

Professor Sidney Newman – conductor
Dr John Fairbairn - leader of the orchestra
Joan Dickson - solo violoncello

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Overture: "Melusine" ... Mendelssohn

2. Concerto for violoncello and orchestra in A minor (op. 129) ... Schumann

      Nicht zu schnell
      Langsam
      Sehr lebhaft

3. Symphony no. 2 in D major (op. 36) ... Beethoven

     Adagio molto - allegro con brio
     Larghetto
     Scherzo: allegro
     Allegro molto

---- INTERVAL ----

4. Scherzo in G minor ... Mendelssohn

5. Concerto for double string orchestra ... Michael Tippett

    Allegro con brio
    Adagio cantabile
    Allegro molto

Group/Ensemble: 

Performance Type:

Programme: 
Single sheet programme
Programme Notes: 

There are no programme notes.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Ticket price: 2/6; university students free with matriculation card
Publicity and Reviews: 

Advert for the next concert of the series at the foot of the page: 8 February 1951 (including Mozart 'Haffner' symphony and clarinet concerto).