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UMS Concert Program, December 6, 1948: Seventieth Annual Choral Union Concert Series -- Boston Symphony Orchestra

UMS Concert Program, December 6, 1948: Seventieth Annual
Choral Union Concert Series -- Boston Symphony Orchestra image UMS Concert Program, December 6, 1948: Seventieth Annual
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Day
6
Month
December
Year
1948
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Season: 1948-1949
Concert: Sixth
Complete Series: 2989
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan

UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
CHASI.ES A. SINK, PRESIDENT THOR JOHNSON, GUEST CONDUCTOR
LESTER MCCOY, ASSOCIATE CONDUCTOR
Sixth Concert 1948-1949 Complete Series 2989
Seventieth Annual
Choral Union Concert Series
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
SERGE KOUSSEVITZKY, Conductor
Monday Evening, December 6, 1948, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
PROGRAM
Symphony for Strings.........Honegger
Molto moderato Adagio mesto Vivace, non troppo
Two "Gymnopedies"...........Satee
(Orchestrated by Debussy)
Scythian Suite, "Ala and Lolli," Op. 20 . . . . Prokofieff
The Adoration of Veles and Ala The Enemy God and the Dance of the Black Spirits Night The Glorious Departure of Lolli and the Procession to the Sun
INTERMISSION
Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68......Brahms
Un poco sostenuto, allegro Andante sostenuto Un poco allegretto e grazioso Adagio, allegro non troppo, ma con brio
Note.--The University Musical Society has presented the Boston Symphony Orchestra on previous occasions, under respective conductors, as follows: May 16, 1890, May 5, 1891, and May 10, 1892, Arthur Nikisch, Conductor; May 19, 1893, Franz Kneisel, Conductor; Jan, 31, 1913, Otto Urack, Conductor; Jan. 26, 1917, Karl Muck, Conductor; 1931-1942, inclusive, Serge Koussevitzky, Conductor; Dec. 8, 1943, Richard Burgin, Conducting; Dec. 11, 1944, and Dec. 10, 1945, Serge Koussevitzky, Conductor; Dec. 9, 1946, Richard Burgin, Conducting, and Dec. 8, 1947, Serge Koussevitzky, Conductor.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra uses the Baldwin piano. ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
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Rackham Auditorium
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HENR! TEMIANKA, ROBERT COURTE,
First Violin Viola
GUSTAVE ROESEELS, ADOLPHE FREZIN,
Second Violin Violoncello
Friday, January 14, 8:30 P.M.
Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 125, No. 1 ............................ Schubert
Quartet in F major, Op. 59, No. 1................................ Beethoven
Quartet in C major (Dissonance), K. 465 ............................ Mozart
Saturday, January 15, 8:30 P.M.
Quartet in G major, Op. 77, No. 1 ....................................Haydn
Quartet No. 3 ...................................................... Jacobi
Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 127 ................................. Beethoven
Sunday, January 16, 2:30 P.M.
Quartet in B-flat major, Op. 18, No. 6 ............................ Beethoven
Quartet No. 7 ....................................................Milhaud
Quartet in D major................................................ Franck
Ticket Prices (Including tax) Season Tickets (3 concerts): $3.60 and $2.40. Single Concerts: $1.80 and $1.20.
Christmas Concerts
"Messiah" (Handel)--Saturday, December 11, at 8:30 p.m., and a repeat performance, Sunday, December 12, at 2:30 p.m.
Doris Doree, Soprano; Nan Merriman, Contralto; Frederick Jagel, Tenor; John Gurney, Bass; University Choral Union; Special "Messiah" Orchestra; Mary McCaix Stubbins, Organist; Lester McCoy, Conductor.
Tickets (inc. tax): 70 cents and 50 cents.
The University Musical Society will present Ginette Neveu, Violinist, in the Choral Union Series, Saturday, January 8, at 8:30.
MAY FESTIVAL season ticket orders will be accepted beginning as of December 1, and filed in sequence--Unclaimed seats in Block A, $12.00; Block B, $10.80; Block C, $9.60; Block D, $8.40--at University Musical Society, Charles A. Sink, President, Burton Memorial Tower.

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