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Forty-fifth Season [1957-1958]

October 13, 1957
Prelude from theOpera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner

Symphony No. 4 in EMinor, Op. 93
Johannes Brahms

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

Seymour Lipkin,pianist

December 29,1957
Louis Vyner, Guest Conductor

Overture from theOpera Die Freischütz
Carl Maria von Weber

Symphony in C Major
Georges Bizet

Concerto for Pianoand Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Ludwig van Beethoven

José Kahan,pianist

“Galop” fromthe Masquerade Suite
Aram Khachaturian

HungarianRhapsody, No. 2 in C-sharpMinor
Franz Liszt
[arr., Albert Franz Doppler and Karl Müller-Berghaus]

March 9, 1958
Overture from theOpera La gazza ladra
Gioachino Rossini

Adagiofor Strings
Samuel Barber

Symphonieespagnole for Violin andOrchestra, Op. 21
Edouardo Lalo

Julian Olevsky,violin

OMagnum Mysterium
Tomás Luis de Victoria
[arr., Louis Vyner]

“Good FridaySpell” from the Opera Parsifal
Richard Wagner

RussianEaster Overture,Op. 36
Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

April 20, 1958
Louis Vyner, Guest Conductor

Overture from the Opera The Bartered Bride
Bedřich Smetana

Pre-Classic Suite for Orchestra, Op. 71
Paul Creston

Algerian Suite
Chester Wittell

Aufforderung zum Tanze, Op. 65, “Invitation to the Dance”
Carl Maria von Weber
[orchesd., Hector Berlioz as “Invitation à la valse”]

Danse macabre, Symphonic Poem, Op. 40
Camille Saint-Saëns

Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34
Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

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