[Met Concert/Gala] CID:42810
Grand Popular Concert. Metropolitan Opera House: 01/17/1909.

Metropolitan Opera House
January 17, 1909


Martha: Overture

La Juive: Si la rigueur
Giulio Rossi

La Traviata: Ah fors'č lui; Sempre libera
Bernice de Pasquali
Ariodante Quarti [Quarti sang offstage.]

Díaz: La Coupe du Roi de Thulé: Hélas il avait vingt ans
Jean Noté

Delibes: Les filles de Cadix
Olive Fremstad

Lucia di Lammermoor: Verranno a te
Bernice de Pasquali
Ariodante Quarti

La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours

Italian songs*
Maria Gay

La Traviata: Di Provenza [in French; repeated]
Jean Noté

Der Freischütz: Leise, leise
Olive Fremstad

Don Giovanni: Madamina
Robert Blass

Die Königin von Saba: Triumphal March

Conductor...............Francesco Spetrino

According to the program, Maria Gay sang Italian songs and The New York Times reported "she sang a "collection of Italian songs." However, the New York Herald said she sang Schubert's ‘Ungeduld' and Schumann's ‘Der Nussbaum, to which she added ‘Widmung' as an encore.

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