Complete Series: 3309
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
1960 Eighty-second Season 1961
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Charles A. Sink, President Gail W. Rector, Executive Director Lester McCoy, Conductor
Seventh Concert Eighty-second Annual Choral Union Series Complete Series 3309
CHARLES REINER at the piano
Tuesday Evening, February 14, 1961, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
PROGRAM Sonata in D major.........J. M. Leclair
Sonata in C minor, Op. 30, No. 2......Beethoven
Allegro con brio Adagio cantabile Scherzo; allegro Finale; allegro
Chaconne (for violin alone)........J.S.Bach
Intermede--fantasque et leger Finale: tres anim6
RCA Victor Records
The Steinway is the official piano of the University Musical Society. ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
MAY 4, 5, 6, 7, 1961
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AT ALL CONCERTS
PROGRAMS THURSDAY, MAY 4, 8:30 P.M.
Soloist: Birgit Nilsson, soprano. All-Wagner program--including Elsa's Dream, Love-Death, and Immolation Scene. Overture to Die Meister-singer and orchestral excerpts from Gotterdammerung. Eugene Ormandy, conductor.
FRIDAY, MAY 5, 8:30 P.M.
Joan of Arc (Honegger) with University Choral Union; Vera Zorina (Joan); Hugh Norton (Brother Dominic); Janice Harsanyi, and Frances Greer, sopranos; Mary MacKenzie, mezzo-soprano; David Lloyd, tenor; and Ara Berberian, bass. Other spoken roles by Nancy Heusel, Jerrold Sandier, and Marvin Diskin. Thor Johnson, conductor.
SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2:30 P.M.
Orchestral Variations; and Suite from "The Tender Land," conducted by the composer, Aaron Copland. Concerto for Violin and Cello (Brahms) with Anshel Brusilow and Lome Munroe, soloists. Overture to Colas Breugnon (Kabalevsky) and "Daphnis and Chloe" Suite (Ravel). William Smith, conductor.
SATURDAY, MAY 6, 8:30 P.M.
Ail-American program. Concerto No. 2 (MacDowell) and "Rhapsody in Blue" (Gershwin) with John Browning, pianist. "Toccata Festiva" for Organ and Orchestra (Barber) with Robert Noehren, soloist. Sym?phony No. 7 (Piston). Eugene Ormandy, conductor.
SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2:30 P.M.
Elijah (Mendelssohn) with University Choral Union; Janice Harsanyi, soprano; Mary MacKenzie, mezzo-soprano; David Lloyd, tenor; William Warfield, baritone. Thor Johnson, conductor.
SUNDAY, MAY 7, 8:30 P.M.
All-Rachmaninoff program. Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18, with Eugene Istomin, pianist. Vocalise for Orchestra, No. 14, Op. 34; Sym?phony No. 2 in B minor, Op. 27. Eugene Ormandy, conductor.
Season Tickets: $15.00--$12.00--$10.00--$8.00. Now on sale. Single Concerts: $3.50--$3.00--$2.50--$2.00--$1.50 (on sale beginning March 15).
CALENDAR OF OTHER CONCERTS
Vienna Octet (Rackham Auditorium) . . February 17, 18, 19
Brian Sullivan, Tenor......Tuesday, February 28
Dallas Symphony Orchestra.....Friday, March 10
Toronto Symphony Orchestra . . . Wednesday, March IS
Zino Francescatti, Violinist.....Tuesday, March 21
Budapest Quartet (Rackham Auditorium) 2:30 . Sunday, March 26 Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam . . Sunday, April 23
For tickets or information, address: University Musical Society, Burton Memorial Tower