Complete Series: 3559
Hill 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
Tenth Program Eighty-eighth Annual Choral Union Series Complete Series 3559
Fifteenth program in the Sesquicentennial Year of The University of Michigan
Boston Symphony Orchestra
ERICH LEINSDORF, Conductor
Saturday Evening, April 8, 1967, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Overture to Seraglio..........Mozart
Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92......Beethoven
Poco sostenuto, vivace Allegretto
Presto; presto meno assai Finale: allegro con brio
Diptych for Brass Quintet and Orchestra.....Schuller
Suite from "The Firebird" . . .....Stravinsky
Introduction: The Firebird and her Dance
Dance of the Princesses
Infernal Dance of Kastchci
Note.--This will be the forty-third concert by the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the auspices of The University Musical Society.
The Steinway piano is the official piano of The University Musical Society ARS LONGA VITA BREVIS
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS
Rackham Auditorium Tomorrow Afternoon at 2:30 p.m.
THE BOSTON SYMPHONY CHAMBER PLAYERS
(Standing Room Only)
ANN ARBOR MAY FESTIVAL-April 22, 23, 24, 25, 1967
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AT ALL CONCERTS PROGRAMS
SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 8:30
EUGENE ORMANDY, Conductor. GALINA VISHNEVSKAYA, Russian soprano, in arias from Eugen Onegin (Tchaikovsky); Aida (Verdi); Puccini's Manon Lescaut; 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 "Daphnis and 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.
FAIR LANE FESTIVAL
ON THE DEARBORN CAMPUS The University of Michigan Sesquicentennial Anniversary--1967
"Festival of Festivals"
June A--(2 concerts) Baroque Orchestra of the
June 11--(2 concerts) Chicago Symphony's June Festival
aft. & eve. Jean Martinon and Antonio Janigro, conductors
July 5--"Curlew River" Benjamin Britten operas from
July 6--"The Burning Fiery Furnace" Caramoor Festival
evenings 8:30 Julius Rudel, Music Director
July 16--(2 concerts) Bath Festival Orchestra from England
aft. & eve. Yehudi Menuhin, conductor-violinist
Hephzibah Menuhin, pianist July 23--(2 concerts) Stratford Festival Orchestra of Canada
aft. & eve. Oscar Shumsky, conductor-violinist
Jose Iturbi, pianist
TICKET PRICES: Complete Series of ten: $S0--$3S--$25 (Lawn $10.00)
Half Series, of five, selected: $30--$25--$15 (Lawn $8.00) Individual Concerts: $6.50--$5.00--$4.00 (Lawn $2.00)
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY, Burton Tower, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104