BPO Classics Repertoire 1958-59

31 October 1958
Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No.1 in B-flat minor, op.23
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.6 in B minor, op.74 "Pathetique"
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Van Cliburn, pianist

2, 4 November 1958
Weber - Oberon: Overture
Mozart - Concerto for Two Pianos in E-flat major, K.365
Strauss, R. - Don Juan, op.20
Weber - Konzertstück in F minor, op.79
Schumann - Symphony No.4 in D minor, op.120
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Gaby Casadesus, pianist
    Robert Casadesus, pianist

16, 18 November 1958
Mozart - Symphony No.35 in D major, K.385 "Haffner"
Wieniawski - Violin Concerto No.2 in D minor, op.22
Stravinsky - Firebird Suite
Brahms - Symphony No.1 in C minor, op.68
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Arnold Steinhardt, violinist

23, 25 November 1958
Wagner - Der Fliegende Holländer: Overture
Wagner - Der Fliegende Holländer: Spinning Scene and Ballade
Wagner - Die Meistersinger: Prize Song
Wagner - Die Walküre: Act I (concert version)
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Eileen Farrell, soprano
    Gladys Kriese, soprano
    Albert Da Costa, tenor
    Spelios Constatine, bass
    Women's Chorus of Fredonia State Teachers College
        Richard Paige, director

30 November, 2 December 1958
Schönberg - Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night)
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No.3 in C Major, op.26
Beethoven - Symphony No.8 in F major, op.93
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Gary Graffman, pianist

14, 16 December 1958
Shostakovich - Symphony No.5 in D minor, op.47
Brahms - Piano Concerto No.2 in B-flat major, op.83
Wagner - Die Meistersinger: Overture
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Gina Bachauer, pianist

19 December 1958
Handel - Messiah
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Irene Jordan, soprano
    Claramae Turner, contralto
    Robert Rounseville, tenor
    Donald Gramm, bass/baritone
    Buffalo Schola Cantorum
        Willis Page, director

25, 27 January 1959
Debussy - La Mer
Stravinsky - Petrouchka Suite
Walton - Belshazzar's Feast
    Willis Page, conductor
    Herbert Beattie, bass/baritone
    Buffalo Schola Cantorum

1, 3 February 1959
Beethoven - Egmont Overture, op.84
Beethoven - Violin Concerto in D major, op.61
Beethoven - Symphony No.3 in E-flat major, op.55 "Eroica"
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Isaac Stern, violinist

15, 17 February 1959
Handel - Concerto Grosso in B minor, op.6 No.12
Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No.1 in G minor, op.25
Stravinsky - Capriccio
Mozart - Symphony No.41 in C major, K.551 "Jupiter"
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Rudolf Firkusny, pianist
    Max Miller, violinist
    Rivka Mandelkern, violinist
    Dodia Feldin, cellist
    Squire Haskin, keyboard

1, 3 March 1959
Honegger - Symphony No.3 "Liturgique"
Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Guitar Concerto in D major
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5 in E minor, op.64
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Andres Segovia, guitarist

15, 17 March 1959
Bach - St. Matthew Passion
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Theresa Green-Coleman, soprano
    Maureen Forrester, contralto
    Leopold Simoneau, tenor
    Richard Paige, tenor
    Donald Gramm, bass/baritone
    Samuel Herr, bass
    Squire Haskin, harpsichord
    Festival Chorus SUCNY Fredonia,
        Richard Paige, director
    St.Paul's Episcopal Boys Choir,
        Raymond F.Glover, director

5, 7 April 1959
Brahms - Academic Festival Overture, op.80
Brahms - Violin Concerto in D major, op.77
Brahms - Symphony No.2 in D major, op.73
    Josef Krips, conductor
    Mischa Elman, violinist

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