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Thirty-first Season [1943-1944]

November 28, 1943
Prelude from the Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A Minor, Op. 16
Edvard Grieg

Ray Lev, piano

Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98
Johannes Brahms

January 9, 1944
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, Pathétique
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in E Minor, Op. 64
Felix Mendelssohn

Bronislaw Huberman, violin

Pavane, Op. 50
Gabriel Fauré

Finlandia, Tone Poem, Op. 26
Jean Sibelius

February 13, 1944
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67, “Fate”
Ludwig van Beethoven

Concerto for Keyboard and Strings No. 1 in D Minor, BWV 1052
Johann Sebastian Bach

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in A Major
Franz Liszt

José Echaniz, piano

“Intermezzo” and “Dance” from the Lyric Drama La vida breve
Manuel de Falla

March 26, 1944
Alexander Hilsberg, Guest Conductor

Overture from the Opera Die fliegende Holländer
Richard Wagner

Siegfried Idyll
Richard Wagner

“Prelude and Liebestod” from the Opera Tristan und Isolde
Richard Wagner

Le carnaval romain, Ouverture caractéristique, Op. 9
Hector Berlioz

Selections from the Operetta Die Fledermaus
Johann Strauss, Jr.

Donau-Walzer, Op. 314, “On the Beautiful Blue Danube”
Johann Strauss, Jr.

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