Reid Orchestral Concert

Thursday, January 26, 1939
8.00 pm.
76th session, 23rd season, 5th concert



Dr Mary Grierson - conductor
Edward Renton - conductor
Mona Benson - singer
The Reid Choir (assisted by choristers, St Mary's Cathedral), chorus master: Dr Robert Head
Kenneth Anderson - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Symphony in D major ... Carl Philip Emanuel Bach
Allegro di molto, Largo, Presto

2. Overture to "Iphigénie en Aulide" ... Gluck

3. "Orpheus and Euridice," Act II ... Gluck


4. Symphony in B flat (K. 319) ... Mozart

5. "Dieu s'avance a travers les champs" (voice and orchestra) ... C. Franck

6. Two nocturnes for orchestra (a) "Nuages" ... Debussy
                                                (b) "Fêtes"

7. Overture to "Euryanthe" ... Weber


Orchestra/Chorus Listing: 
24-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

The movement titles of the C P E Bach symphony strongly suggest that it is no. 16 in D major, Wq. 183/1, H. 663.