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Twenty-third Season [1935-1936]

November 24,1935
Overture from theIncidental Music for Goethe’s drama Egmont,Op. 84
Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 1 in CMinor, Op. 68
Johannes Brahms

Concerto for Violinand Orchestra No. 2 in D Minor
Henryk Wieniawski

Gloria Perkins, violin

Frühlingsstimmen,
Johann Strauss, Jr.

January 26, 1936
Overture from theOpera Dido and Aeneas
Henry Purcell
[arr., Hans Kindler]

Concerto for Pianoand Orchestra No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73, “Emperor”
Ludwig van Beethoven

Rosalyn Tureck, piano

“Intermezzi”from the Opera Igioielli della Madonna
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari

“Triana” from Iberia
Isaac Albéniz

Etude in A-flatMajor, Op. posth.
Frédéric Chopin

Études d’exécutiontranscenante d’aprèsPaganiniNo. 3,
”La campanella”
Franz Liszt
[arr., Ferruccio Busoni]

RosalynTureck, piano

“PolovtsianDances” from the Opera Prince Igor
Alexander Borodin

February 23, 1936
Overture from the Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner

Prelude from Act III of the Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner

“Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn!” from the Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, “Wahnmonologue”
Richard Wagner

Friedrich Schorr, baritone

“Dance of the Apprentices” from the Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner

“Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla” from the Opera Das Rheingold
Richard Wagner

“Magic Fire Music” from the Opera Die Walküre
Richard Wagner

“Ride of the Valkyries” from the Opera Die Walküre
Richard Wagner

March 29, 1936
Overture from the Opera Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Otto Nicolai

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83
Johannes Brahms

Carl Friedberg, piano

“Dance of the Comedians” from the Opera The Bartered Bride
Bedřich Smetana

“Berceuse” and “Finale” from The Firebird Suite
Igor Stravinsky

PeerGynt SuiteNo. 1, Op. 46
Edvard Grieg

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