UMS Concert Program, February 21, 1958: Eighteenth Annual Chamber Music Festival -- Budapest String Quartet
Complete Series: 3227
Rackham Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
Charles A. Sink, President Gail W. Rector, Executive Director Lester McCoy, Conductor
First Concert 1957-1958 Complete Series 3227
Chamber Music Festival
BUDAPEST STRING QUARTET
Joseph Roisman, First Violin Boris Kroyt, Viola
Alexander Schneider, Second Violin Mischa Schneider, Violoncello Robert Courte, Guest Viola
Friday Evening, February 21, 1958, at 8:30 Rackham Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
String Quartet in C minor, Op. 18, No. 4.....Beethoven
Allegro ma non tanto Scherzo
String Quartet in A minor, Op. 17, No. 2......Bartok
Allegro molto, capriccioso Lento
String Quintet in C minor, K. 406.......Mozart
Menuetto in canone Allegro
THE SECOND AND THIRD CONCERTS in the Chamber Music Festival will take place tomorrow evening at 8:30, and Sunday afternoon at 2:30, respectively.
ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
MAY 1, 1, 3, 4, 1958
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AT ALL CONCERTS
THURSDAY, MAY 1, 8:30 P.M.
LILY PONS, Coloratura Soprano of the "Met" (songs and operatic arias). "Credendum" (Schuman); Symphony in D minor (Franck). EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor.
FRIDAY, MAY 2, 8:30 P.M.
"Samson and Delilah"--opera in concert form, with UNIVERSITY CHORAL UNION; CLARAMAE TURNER, Contralto; BRIAN SULLIVAN, Tenor; AAARTIAL SINGHER, Baritone; and YI-KWEI SZE, Bass. THOR JOHNSON, Conductor.
SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2:30 P.M.
Program of Hungarian music. GYORGY SANDOR, Pianist, in Bartok Concerto No. 2; Suite in F-sharp minor (Dohnanyi); Rakoczy March (Liszt); and Dances from "Galanta" (Kodaly). WILLIAM SMITH, Con?ductor.
FESTIVAL YOUTH CHORUS, Hungarian Folk Songs. MARGUERITE HOOD, Conductor.
SATURDAY, MAY 3, 8:30 P.M.
GEORGE LONDON, Baritone (operatic arias). "Don Juan" (Strauss); "The Louisiana Story" (Thomson); and Symphonic Suite, from Boris Goudunov. EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor.
SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2:30 P.M.
MICHAEL RABIN, Violinist, in Concerto in D major (Tchaikovsky). UNIVERSITY CHORAL UNION and MARTIAL SINGHER, Baritone; in music of three faiths: In Ecclesiis (Gabrieli); Sacred Service--Parts 1, 2, 3 (Bloch); and "Canticle of the Martyrs" (Giannini). THOR JOHN?SON, Conductor.
SUNDAY, MAY 4, 8:30 P.M.
GLENN GOULD, Pianist, in Concerto No. 4 in G major (Beethoven). Overture to "Egmont" (Beethoven); Quiet City (Copland); and Pictures at an Exhibition (Moussorgsky-Ravel). EUGENE ORMANDY, Conduc?tor.
Season tickets now on sale-Block A, $13.00; Block B, $10.00; Block C, $9.00; Block D, $8.00. Address: University Musical Society, Burton Memorial Tower.