Reid Orchestral Concert

Date: 
Thursday, October 19, 1961
Time: 
7.30 pm.
Season/No: 
1961-62 season, 1st concert
Participant(s): 

Dr John Fairbairn - leader of the orchestra
Sidney Newman - conductor
Christine Mather - solo bassoon

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Concerto grosso in B flat (op. 6, no. 7) ... Handel

     Largo - allegro
     Largo e piano
     Andante
     Hornpipe

2. Concerto for bassoon in B flat ... Gordon Jacob

    Allegro
    Adagio
    Rondo: allegro giocoso

3. Etudes pour orchestra à cordes ... Frank Martin

     Ouverture: andante con moto
     Etude I: tranquillo e leggero
     Etude II: allegro moderato
     Etude III: molto adagio
     Etude IV: allegro giusto

INTERVAL

4. Serenade for string orchestra, op. 46 ... Hans Gál

     Amabile con moto
     Scherzino: prestissimo
     Cavatina: lento cantabile
     Rondo: allegretto giocoso

5. Music for strings ... Bliss

     Allegro moderato, energico
     Andante, molto sostenuto (poco allegretto)
     Allegro molto

Group/Ensemble: 

Performance Type:

Programme: 
4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by S.T.M.N.

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