BPO Classics Repertoire 1955-56

5, 6 November 1955
Beethoven - Leonore Overture No.3, op.72
Beethoven - Fidelio: Recitative Symphony Aria
Strauss, R. - Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Strauss, R. - Salome: Final Scene
Beethoven - Symphony No.7 in A major, op.92
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Inge Borkh, soprano

20, 22 November 1955
Mozart - Symphony No.39 in E-flat major, K.543
Mozart - Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor, K.491
André-Bloch - Au Beguinage (At the Monastery)
Schumann - Symphony No.4 in D minor, op.120
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Robert Casadesus, pianist

11, 13 December 1955
Strauss, R. - Don Juan, op.20
Mozart - Violin Concerto No.4 in D major, K.218
Schubert - Symphony No.9 in C major "The Great"
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Alexander Schneider, violinist

8, 9 January 1956
Kabalevsky - Colas Breugnon: Overture
Copland - Appalachian Spring Suite
Bartok - Viola Concerto
Sibelius - Symphony No.2 in D major, op.43
    Willis Page, conductor
    William Primrose, violist

14, 15 January 1956
Berlioz - Roman Carnival Overture, op.9
Debussy - Two Nocturnes: Nuages; Fêtes
Ravel - Valses nobles et sentimentales
Ravel - Alborada del grazioso
Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique, op.14
    Pierre Monteux, guest conductor

29, 31 January 1956
Mozart - Symphony No.38 in D major, K.504 "Prague"
Mozart - Violin Concerto No.5 in A major, K.219 "Turkish"
Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K.525
Mozart - Symphony No.41 in C major, K.551 "Jupiter"
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Nathan Milstein, violinist

5, 7 February 1956
Strauss, R. - Le bourgeois gentilhomme Suite
Beethoven - Coriolanus Overture, op.62
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, op.37
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Wilhelm Backhaus, pianist

19, 21 February 1956
Mozart - The Magic Flute: Overture
Mozart - Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550
Bruckner - Symphony No.4 in E-flat major "Romantic"
    Josef Krips, conductor

4, 6 March 1956
Weber - Der Freischütz: Overture
Brahms - Symphony No.3 in F major, op.90
Brahms - Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, op.15
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Artur Rubinstein, pianist

9 March 1956
      Special Pops Series Concert
Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No.1 in B-flat minor, op.23
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5 in E Minor, Op.64
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Van Cliburn, pianist

16, 18 March 1956
Mozart - Don Giovanni
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Suzanne Danco, soprano
    Teresa Stich-Randall, soprano
    Pierrette Alarie, soprano
    Leopold Simoneau, tenor
    Leon Lishner, baritone
    James Pease, bass-baritone
    Fernando Corena, bass
    Herbert Beattie, bass
    Buffalo State Teachers College Chorus,
        William Tallmadge, director

25, 27 March 1956
Kodaly - Marosszek Dances
Dvorak - Cello Concerto in B minor, op.104
Beethoven - Symphony No.5 in C minor, op.67
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Gregor Piatigorsky, cellist

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