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Forty-eighth Season [1960-1961]

October 16, 1960
Alexander Hilsberg, Conductor

Overture from the Opera Rienzi
Richard Wagner

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Minor, Op. 47
Jean Sibelius

William de Pasquale, violinist

El Amor brujo, Ballet
Manuel de Falla

La mer, Symphonic Sketches
Claude Debussy

November 27, 1960
Louis Vyner, Conductor

Overture from the Opera The Bartered Bride
Bedřich Smetana

Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385, “Haffner”
Wolfgang A. Mozart

Alborado del gracioso
Maurice Ravel

“The Swan of Tuonela,” Legend from Lemminkäinen, Op. 22, No. 3
Jean Sibelius

Pini di Roma, Symphonic Poem in Four Movements
Ottorino Respighi

March 5, 1961
Louis Vyner, Conductor

Overture from the Opera Die Entfürung aus dem Serail
Wolfgang A. Mozart

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15
Ludwig van Beethoven

Peter Serkin, pianist

Symphony in D Minor, Op. 48
César Franck

April 23, 1961
Louis Vyner and Dr. Arthur E. Jones Conductors

Prelude from Act III of the Opera Lohengrin
Richard Wagner

Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D. 759, “Unfinished”
Franz Schubert

“Polovtsian Dances” from the Opera Prince Igor
Alexander Borodin

Schicksalslied for Chorus and Orchestra, Op. 54
Johannes Brahms

Reading Choral Society, Dr. Arthur E. Jones, conductor

Gloria in D Major, RV 589
Antonio Vivaldi

Rosalind Hupp, soprano

Suzanne der Derian, contralto

Reading Choral Society

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