Reid Orchestral Concert

Thursday, October 27, 1938
8.00 pm.
76th session, 23rd season, 1st concert



Sir Donald Tovey - conductor
Dr Hans Gál - guest conductor
Noel Eadie - singer
Kenneth Anderson - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Overture, "The Ruler of the Spirits" ... Weber

2. Aria, "Martern aller Arten" ("Die Entführung") ... Mozart

3. Symphony in B flat, op. 10, no. 2; written between 1765 and 1770 ... Haydn
Allegro con spirito - Andantino - Presto

4. Suite - The Magic Mirror ... Hans Gál


5. Scena and aria - Caro nome (from Rigoletto) ... Verdi

6. Symphony in C minor, no. 1, op. 68 ... Brahms

Performance Type:

12-page booklet
Programme Notes: 

By D.F.T.

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

On the inside back page - list of Thursday concerts for the remainder of the season.

David Macdonald Ltd., Edinburgh

According to the programme notes, Haydn's symphony in B flat, op. 10, no. 2, was 'discovered' by Hans Gál in the Reid Library and the work was receiving its first performance since discovery. Gál dated it to between 1765 and 1770.