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1926 Nov 18, 21 / Subscription Season / Damrosch

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  • New York Symphony
"S" = Soloist
"A" = Assisting Artist
Dates / Event Types / Venues
  • Nov 18, 1926 / 3:00PM / Subscription Season / Carnegie Hall / Manhattan, NY
  • Nov 21, 1926 / 3:00PM / Subscription Season / Mecca Auditorium / Manhattan, NY
"Fiftieth Anniversary of the First performance in America of Act I, 'Walkuere.' Under the direction of Dr. Leopold Damrosch, (Academy of Music, New York City, November 4th, 1876).
Act I:
Sieglinde - Mme. Elsa Alsen
Siegmund - Rudolf Laubenthal
Hunding - Frederick Patton

Nov. 18: selections from Act III confirmed by NY Times review. Nov. 21: "performance repeated" (NYT); presumed to have also included Act III selections.

The Symphony Society Bulletin was a newsletter produced in advance of the New York Symphony concerts. It is not known at this time if what was programmed actually happened. There is no known complete set of New York Symphony programs so all performance information is compiled from a variety of sources.
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
Concert program, 18 Nov 1926, Program ID 8830, New York Philharmonic Leon Levy Digital Archives.