Complete Series: 3269
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
1959 Eighty-first Season 1960
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN Charles A. Sink, President
Gail W. Rector, Executive Director
Lester McCoy, Conductor
Eighty-first Annual Choral Union Series Complete Series 3269
Boston Symphony Orchestra
CHARLES MUNCH, Conductor
Saturday Evening, October 24, 1959, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Dedicated to the United Nations on this the fourteenth anniversary of its founding.
Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major for Strings ("Brandenburg") . Bach Allegro
Adagio ma non tanto Allegro
?"Schelomo" ("Solomon"), Hebrew Rhapsody
for Cello and Orchestra.......Bloch
Soloist: Samuel Mayes
?Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73 Allegro non troppo Adagio non troppo
Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino Allegro con spirito
RCA Victor Records
Note.--The University Musical Society has presented the Boston Symphony Orchestra on 38 previous occasions since 1890.
The Steinway is the official piano of the University Musical Society.
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1959 UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY CONCERTS 1960
?Boston Symphony Orchestra .... (2:30) Sunday, October 25 Charles Munch, Conductor
Program: Symphony No. 38 ("Prague")......Mozart
Party Scene and Finale from The Tender Land . Copland Symphony No. 5, Op. 67......Beethoven
Irmgakd Seefried, Soprano......Thursday, October 29
Program: Goethe recital--compositions of
Beethoven, Mozart, Schumann, Schubert, and Hugo Wolf.
Richard Tucker, Tenor.......Friday, November 6
Pamplona Choir from Spain . . . . (2:30) Sunday, November 15 Luis Morondo, Conductor
Jan Smeterlin, Pianist.......Tuesday, November 24
David Oistrakh, Violinist......Tuesday, December 8
Witold Malcuzynski, Pianist......Friday, January 15
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra .... Monday, February 8 Antal Dorati, Conductor
Bach Aria Group........Tuesday, February 16
William H. Scheide, Director
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra .... Monday, February 29 William Steinberg, Conductor
Giulietta Simionato, Mezzo-soprano . . . (2:30) Sunday, March 13
Lamoureux Orchestra (from Paris) .... Thursday, March 24 Igor Markevitch, Conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra......Monday, April 4
Fritz Reiner, Conductor
Tickets: $3.50--$3.00--$2.50--$2.00--$1.50 Extra Series
Chamber Music Concert--Rackham Auditorium
New York Pro Musica......Wednesday, November 11
Noah Greenberg, Director
Program: English Madrigals; Elizabethan Ayres; Renaissance Sacred Music; Early Baroque Cantatas; English Instrumental Music; and German Renaissance Part Songs.
Tickets: $2.00 and $1.50. Now on sale.
Annual Christmas Concerts
Messiah (Handel).........December 5 and 6
Saramae Endich, Soprano Yi-Kwei Sze, Bass
Gladys Kriese, Contralto Mary McCall Stubbins, Organist
Charles O'Neill, Tenor Lester McCoy, Conductor
Choral Union and Musical Society Orchestra
Tickets: $1.00, 75c and 50c. Now on sale.
For tickets or information address: University Musical Society, Burton Memorial Tower.