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Thirty-second Season [1944-1945]

November 12,1944
Overture from theOpera Euryanthe
Carl Maria von Weber

Symphony No. 2 in DMajor, Op. 73
Johannes Brahms

Concerto for Pianoand Orchestra No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18
Sergei Rachmaninov

WilliamKapell, piano

December 10,1944
Eight RussianFolk Songs
Anatoli Liadov

Kamarinskaya,Fantasy, “Russian Scherzo”
Mikhail Glinka

A Night on theBare Mountain
Modest Mussorgsky
[arr. and reorchd., Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov]

Capriccioespagnol, Op. 34
Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

RomanticSymphony
Chester Wittell

January 20, 1945
Symphony No. 1 in CMajor, Op. 21
Ludwig van Beethoven

“Deh! vieni allafenestra” from the Opera DonGiovanni
Wolfgang A. Mozart

“Eri tu chemacchiavi quell’anima” from the Opera Unballo in maschera
Giuseppe Verdi

Conrad Thibault,baritone

Préludeà l'Aprés-midi d'un faune
Claude Debussy

“Visionfugitive” from the Opera Hérodiade
Jules Massenet

“Votre toast”from the Opera Carmen, “Toreador’sSong”
Georges Bizet

Conrad Thibault,baritone

Excerpts from theCantata La Damnation de Faust,Op. 24
Hector Berlioz

March 11, 1945
Alexander Hilsberg, Guest Conductor

Overture from the Opera Oberon
Carl Maria von Weber

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
Frédéric Chopin

Witold Malcuzynski, piano

Waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier Suite
Richard Strauss

Night Soliloquy for Flute, Piano, and Strings
Kent Kennan

Les Préludes, after Lamartine's Méditations poétiques
Franz Liszt

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