Reid Orchestral Concert

Thursday, March 9, 1939
8.00 pm.
76th session, 23rd season, 8th concert



Sir Donald Tovey - conductor
Kenneth Anderson - leader of the orchestra

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Kaisermarsch ... Wagner

2. Symphony no. 1, in D major, op. 65 ... Dvořák
Allegro non tanto - adagio - scherzo, or furiant (a Bohemian dance), presto - finale, allegro con spirito


3. Symphonic fantasia, "Pohjola's Daughter" ... Sibelius

4. Overture, "Cockaigne" ... Elgar

Performance Type:

28-page booklet
Programme Notes: 

By D.F.T.

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

Programme booklet contains a "List of works performed by the Reid Symphony Orchestra (excluding solo and unaccompanied choral works)", together with an orchetral list of The Reid Symphony Orchestra for the 1938-39 season: includes 15 first and 13 second violins; 10 violas; 7 cellos; and 6 basses.

David Macdonald Ltd., Edinburgh

The analysis and musical examples that Tovey provided for Dvořák's 'symphony no. 1' show that is the work now referred to as symphony no. 6, op. 60.