Complete Series: 3553
Rackham Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
1966 Eighty-eighth Season 1967
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Charles A. Sink, President Gail W. Rector, Executive Director Lester McCoy, Conductor
Special Sesquicentennial Presentation Complete Series 3S54
Tenth program in the Sesquicentennial Year of The University of Michigan
Sunday Afternoon, March 5, 1967, at 2:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5........Brahms
Allegro maestoso Andante Scherzo
In some of the earlier pianoforte works of Brahms, the composer was inspired by poetry. This appears to be so in the Andante. In?scribed above the score are the following lines by Sternau: "Day has gone and the moon has come;
She sees two hearts in love made one
That blissfully cling together."
Hommage a Rameau..........Debussy
The Maiden and the Nightingale.......Granados
Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise brillante, Op. 22 . . Chopin
Steinway Piano RCA Victor Records
Note--Mr. Rubinstein has appeared under the auspices of The University Musical Society on twelve previous occasions since 1938.
ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS
All presentations are at 8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Jose Greco Dance Company......Wednesday, March 8
Shirley Verrett, Mezzo-soprano.....Monday, March 13
Jacqueline Du Pre, Cellist and
Stephen Bishop, Pianist (sold out) .... Monday, March 20
Stockholm University Chorus......Thursday, April 6
Boston Symphony Orchestra......Saturday, April 8
Boston Symphony Chamber Players (sold out) (2:30) Sunday, April 9
ANN ARBOR MAY FESTIVAL-April 22, 23, 24, 25, 1967
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AT ALL CONCERTS
SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 8:30
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor. GALINA VISHNEVSKAYA, Russian soprano, in arias from Eugen Onegin (Tchaikovsky) ; Katerina Ismailova (Shostakovich) ; Aida (Verdi); Puccini's Manon Lescaut and La Boheme. "Clock" Symphony (Haydn); and Concerto for Orchestra (Bartok).
SUNDAY, APRIL 23, 2:30
THOR JOHNSON, Conductor. MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH, Cellist, in Dvorak Con?certo. Vivaldi "Magnificat" with University Choral Union. VERONICA TYLER, So?prano; and MILDRED MILLER, Contralto. Also, Choral Union in world premiere of "The Martyr's Elegy" (Finney), with WALDIE ANDERSON, Tenor.
SUNDAY, APRIL 23, 8:30
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor. VAN CLIBURN, Pianist, in Brahms Concerto No. 2; "Haffner" Symphony (Mozart); New England Triptych (Schuman); Suite No. 2 from "Daphnisand Chloe" (Ravel).
MONDAY, APRIL 24, 8:30
THOR JOHNSON, Conductor. Verdi "Manzoni" Requiem with University Choral Union; GALINA VISHNEVSKAYA, Soprano; MILDRED MILLER, Contralto; GIUSEPPI CAMPORA, Tenor; and EZIO FLAGELLO, Bass.
TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 8:30
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor. All-Brahms Orchestral concert; "Academic Festival" Overture; Symphony No. 1 and Symphony No. 3.
Series Tickets: $25.00--$20.00--$16.00--$12.00--$9.00 Single Concerts: $6.00--$5.50--$5.00--$4.00--$3.00--$2.00
FAIR LANE FESTIVAL--June and July, on the Dearborn Campus of the University of Michigan. Ten concerts by Baroque Orchestra of Chicago Symphony; Bath Festival Orchestra; National Festival Orchestra of Stratford; and two Britten operas, "Curlew River" and "The Burning Fiery Furnace." Complete programs and artist listing with ticket prices, available about March 10.
For tickets and information, address UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY, Burton Tower, Ann Arbor, Michigan