Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Philadelphia Orchestra - Subscription Concerts in the Scheel era 1900 - 1902


1900 – 1901

Programme 1

17 November 1900

Fritz Scheel

GOLDMARK
In Spring, overture

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5

TCHAIKOVSKY
Piano Concerto No. 1

WEBER
Invitation to the Dance (orch. Weingartner)

WAGNER
Entry into Valhalla from Das Rheingold

Osip Gawrilowitsch, piano


Programme 2

14 December 1900

Fritz Scheel

BEETHOVEN
Leonore, Overture No. 3

BRAHMS
Symphony No. 2

VERDI
Bolero from The Sicilian Vespers

TCHAIKOVSKY
Serenade for Strings

SMETANA
Vltava

Lilian Blauvert, soprano



Programme 3

18 January 1901

Fritz Scheel

WAGNER
A Faust Overture

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 4

VIEUXTEMPS
Violin Concerto No. 2

HUMPERDINCK
Moorish Rhapsody

Fritz Kreisler, violin


Programme 4

8 February 1901

Fritz Scheel

GILCHRIST
Symphony in C major

MacDOWELL
Piano Concerto No. 2

WEBER
Oberon, Overture

GRIEG
Berceuse for strings

HOFMANN
Elves and Giants from Frithjof Symphony

DVOŘÁK
Slavonic Dances (2)

Edward MacDowell, piano




Programme 5

6 March 1901

Fritz Scheel

GOLDMARK
Sakuntala Overture

LINDNER
Cello Concerto

TCHAIKOVSKY
Symphony No. 6, 'Pathétique'

LISZT
Les Préludes

Rudolph Hennig, cello


Programme 6

19 April 1901

Fritz Scheel

RAFF
Symphony No. 3.'Im Walde'

TCHAIKOVSKY
Romeo and Juliet, overture

GRIEG
Piano Concerto

Teresa Carreno, piano



1901-1902

Programme 1

22, 23 November 1901

Fritz Scheel

BEETHOVEN
Leonore, Overture No. 3

BACH
Orchestral Suite No. 2

MENDELSSOHN
Violin Concerto

SCHUMANN
Symphony No. 1, 'Spring'

Charles Gregorowitsch, violin


Programme 2

29, 30 November 1901

Fritz Scheel

WAGNER
Lohengrin, Prelude Act 1

BRAHMS
Symphony No. 3

LEONCAVALLO
Prologue to Pagliacci

MASSENET
Visions fugitives from Hérodiade

GOLDMARK
Sappho, Overture

Gwilym Miles, baritone


Programme 3

13, 14 December 1901

Fritz Scheel

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 6, 'Pastoral'

VIEUXTEMPS
Violin Concerto No. 4

MOSZKOWSKI
Suite in F major

Elkau Kosman, violin


Programme 4

20, 21 December 1901

Fritz Scheel

MENDELSSOHN
Symphony No. 4, 'Italian'

SAINT-SAËNS
Celo Concerto No. 1

GRIEG
Holberg Suite

LISZT
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 4

Jean Gerardy, cello


Programme 5

27, 28 December 1901

Fritz Scheel

TCHAIKOVSKY
Symphony No. 6, 'Pathétique'

DVOŘÁK
Heldenlied

LISZT
Piano Concerto No. 1

Josef Hofmann, piano

 
Programme 6

3, 4 January 1902

Fritz Scheel

SAINT-SAËNS
Danse macabre

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5

MOZART
Aria from La clemenza di Tito

BRUCH
Penelope's Waiting from Odysseus

BRAHMS
Hungarian Dances Nos. 5 and 6

Ernestine Schumann-Heink, contralto


Programme 7

17, 18 January 1902

Fritz Scheel

GOLDMARK
Rustic Wedding Symphony

WAGNER
A Faust Overture

BEETHOVEN
Violin Concerto

Fritz Kreisler, violin


Programme 8

24, 25 January 1902

Fritz Scheel

LISZT
Faust Symphony

WEBER
Konzertstück for piano and orchestra

WAGNER
Die Walküre, Wotan's Farewell and Magic Fire Music

Richard Burmeister, piano


Programme 9

31 January, 1 February 1902

Fritz Scheel

BEETHOVEN
Egmont, Overture

BRAHMS
Symphony No. 4

BRUCH
Violin Concerto No. 1

SAINT-SAËNS
Ballet Music from Henry VIII

Cornelius Franks, violin


Programme 10

14, 15 February 1902

Fritz Scheel

GLUCK
Iphigenie in Aulis, Overture

MOZART
Symphony No. 40

WAGNER
Gerechter Gott from Rienzi

BERLIOZ
Aria from Les Troyens

MacDOWELL
Indian Suite in E minor

Gertrude May Stein, contralto


Programme 11

28 February, 1 March 1902

Fritz Scheel

GOLDMARK
In the Spring, Overture

SCHUMANN
Symphony No. 4

SAINT-SAËNS
Piano Concerto No. 2

BEETHOVEN
Rondino for wind instruments

SIBELIUS
King Christian II, Suite

Harold Bauer, piano


Programme 12

7, 8 March 1902

Fritz Scheel

CHERUBINI
Anacreon, overture

GOETZ
Symphony in F major

EBANN
Cello Concerto

MENDELSSOHN
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Overture, Scherzo and Nocturne

WAGNER
Das Rheingold, Entry of the Gods into Valhalla

William Ebann, cello


Programme 13

14, 15 March 1902

Fritz Scheel

SCHUMANN
Manfred Overture

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 9, 'Choral' (without last movement)

CHOPIN
Piano Concerto No. 2

SUK
Serenade for Strings

Fanny Blommfield-Ziegler, piano


Programme 14

21, 22 March 1902

Fritz Scheel

BEETHOVEN
Leonore, Overture No. 3

TCHAIKOVSKY
Symphony No. 6, 'Pathétique'

RUBINSTEIN
Piano Concerto No. 4

LISZT
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

Josef Hofmann, piano