[Met Concert/Gala] CID:45150
First Grand Sunday Concert. Metropolitan Opera House: 11/21/1909.


Metropolitan Opera House
November 21, 1909


FIRST GRAND SUNDAY CONCERT


Massenet: Phèdre: Overture

I Vespri Siciliani: O tu Palermo
Herbert Witherspoon

Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice
Anna Meitschik

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E Minor: Andante Cantabile

Roméo et Juliette: Ah! lève-toi soleil
Edmond Clément

Die Walküre: Wotan's Farewell and Magic Fire Music
Clarence Whitehill

Liszt: Polonaise in E Major
Johannes G. Heidenreich

David: La Perle du Brésil: Charmant oiseau
Bernice de Pasquali
Otto Stöckert, flute

Handel: Largo
Eugene Bögner, violin

Samson et Dalila: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix
Florence Wickham

Le Roi d'Ys: Vainement, ma bien-aimée
Edmond Clément

Chabrier: España

Conductor...............Max Bendix
Piano...................Johannes G. Heidenreich [First appearance]
Organ...................Hans Morgenstern

Both the Press and the Herald identify the evening's violinist as Jascha Bron. However, the signed program lists Eugene Bögner, First Violin in the Met Orchestra.

There were nineteen concerts this season.



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