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Thirtieth Season [1942-1943]

November 29, 1942
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
Ludwig van Beethoven

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 2 in D Major, Hob. VIIb:2
Franz Joseph Haydn

Elsa Hilger, cello

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

España, Symphonic Rhapsody
Emmanuel Chabrier

January 10, 1943
“Elegie” and “Waltz” from the Serenade in C Major for String Orchestra, Op. 48
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op. 35
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Carroll Glenn, violin

Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

February 14, 1943
“Von Himmel Hoch, ” Organ Prelude, BWV 738
Johann Sebastian Bach
[arr., Eugene Ormandy]

“Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme,” Chorale from Cantata No. 140, BWV 140
Johann Sebastian Bach
[arr., Eugene Ormandy]

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37
Ludwig van Beethoven

Rudolph Ganz, piano

Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68
Johannes Brahms

March 14, 1943
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, “From the New World”
Antonín Dvořák

Pavane pour une infante défunte
Maurice Ravel

Peter and the Wolf, Symphonic Fairy Tale, Op. 67
Sergei Prokofiev

Mary van Doren, narrator

Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in A Minor
Franz Liszt

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