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Fortieth Symphony [1952-1953]

October 19, 1952
LeonoreOverture No. 3, Op. 72b
Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, Pastorale
Ludwig van Beethoven

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op. 77
Johannes Brahms

Anshel Brusilow, violinist

January 4, 1953
Overture from the Opera Die Zauberflöte
Wolfgang A. Mozart

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

Susan Starr, pianist

Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
Hector Berlioz

March 15, 1953
Academiche Festouvertüre, Op. 80, “Academic Festival Overture”
Johannes Brahms

Concerto for Violincello and Orchestra No. 1 in in A Minor, Op. 33
Camille Saint-Saëns

Variations on a Roccoco Theme for Violincello and Orchestra, Op. 33
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Leonard Rose, cellist

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

April 19, 1953
Overture to an Italian Comedy
Arthur Benjamin

Homage, Op. 41
Paul Creston

Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Sinfonia concertante, K. 297b
Wolfgang A. Mozart

John DeLancie, oboist

Anthony Gigliotti, clarinettist

Sol Schoenbach, bassoonist

Mason Jones, hornist

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

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