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UMS Concert Program, March 4, 1959: National Symphony Orchestra --

Day
4
Month
March
Year
1959
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Concert: Eighth
Complete Series: 3257
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan

1958 Eightieth Season 1959
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Charles A. Sink, President Gail W. Rector, Executive Director Lester McCoy, Conductor
Eighth Concert Eightieth Annual Choral Union Series Complete Series 3257
National Symphony Orchestra
HOWARD MITCHELL, Conductor
Wednesday Evening, March 4, 1959, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
"Leonore" Overture No. 3........Beethoven
"La Mer"--Trois esquisses symphoniques.....Debussy
De Faube a midi sur la mer
Jeux de vagues
Dialogue du vent et de la mer
Berceuse and Finale from the Ballet,
"L'Oiseau de Feu".........Stravinsky
INTERMISSION
Symphony No. 1 in E minor........Sibelius
Andante ma non troppo; allegro energico Andante, ma non troppo lento Scherzo: allegro
Finale: quasi una fantasia
RCA Victor and Westminster Records
The Steinway is the official piano of the National Symphony and of the University Musical Society.
ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
MAY FESTIVAL
1, 2, 3,
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AT ALL CONCERTS
PROGRAMS
THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 8:30 P.M.
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor RUDOLF SERKIN, Pianist
Compositions of Johannes Brahms "Academic Festival" Overture. Op. 80
Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90
Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15, for Piano and Orchestra
Rudolf Serkin
FRIDAY, MAY 1, 8:30 P.M.
THOR JOHNSON, Guest Conductor
UNIVERSITY CHORAL UNION
SIDNEY HARTH, Violinist
ROBERT COURTE, Violist
"Flos Campi".....Vaughan Williams
(in memory of the composer, 18721958) Robert Courte and University Choral Union
"Secheresses" (United States premiere) . Poulenc University Choral Union
Concerto No. 2 in G minor . . . PROKoriEPr Sidney Hahth
"Fete polonaise" from the opera,
Le Roi malgri lui.......Chabrier
University Choral Union
SATURDAY, MAY 2, 8:30 P.M.
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor DOROTHY KIRSTEN, Soprano
Chaconne........BachGesensway
"Visi d'arte" from Tosca.....Puccini
"Depute le jour" from Louise . . Charpentier Dorothy Kiksten
Symphony No. 7, Op. 131 .... Prokofieff
"Care sclve" from Atlanta.....Handel
The Nightingale and the Rose RimskyKorsakoff
Southern Song......Landon Ronald
Miss Kiksten
"Bacchus et Ariane".......Roussel
SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2:30 P.M.
THOR JOHNSON, Guest Conductor UNIVERSITY CHORAL UNION
LOIS MARSHALL, Soprano
ILONA KOMBRINK, Soprano
HOWARD JARRATT, Tenor
AURELIO ESTANISLAO, Baritone
Solomon, an oratorio for two sopranos,
tenor, baritone, chorus, and orchestra . Handel (Observing the 200th anniversary of the
death of the composer) University Choral Union and Soloists
Marilyn Mason, Harpsichord Mary McCall Stubbins, Organ
SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2:30 P.M.
WILLIAM SMITH, Conductor
VIRGIL THOMSON, Guest Conductor
WILLIAM KINCAID, Flutist
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56A Brahms
"The Seine at Night"......Thomson
"Power Among Men"......Thomson
Conducted by the Composer
Concerto for Flute, Strings,
and Percussion........Thomson
William Kincaid and Mr. Thomson
SUNDAY, MAY 3, 8:30 P.M.
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor GIORGIO TOZZI, Basso
Symphony No. 39 in Bflat major . . . Mozart
"Se vuol ballare" from Marriage of Figaro Mozakt
"Madamina," from Don Giovanni . . Mozart
Giorgio Tozzi
Paganiniana, Op. 65.......Casella
"II laceratn spirito" from Simon Boccanegra Verdi
Pilgrim's Song.......Tchaikovsky
Mr. Tozzi
Symphony No. 1 in D major
Dvorak Suite No. 2 from "Daphnis and Chloe" . Ravel
SEASON TICKETS: $13.00--$10.00--$9.00--$8.00
SINGLE CONCERTS (on sale beginning March 16):
$3.50--$3.00--$2.50--$2.00--$ 1.50
For tickets or information address: University Musical Society, Burton Memorial Tower.

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