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1917 Dec 05 / Subscription Season / Damrosch

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  • Dec 5, 1917 / 8:30PM / Subscription Season / Carnegie Hall / Manhattan, NY
Presented by the Oratorio Society of New York
Program in Honor of Belgium

The National Anthem: WORLD PREMIERE "First public performance of the new official version prepared at the request of the Government by Messrs. Walter Damrosch, Sousa, Earhart, Sonneck and Gantvoort."

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.
The Children's Crusade: Allys - Florence Macbeth; Alain - Marie Sundelius; A Mother - Rachel Harris; The Narrator - Albert Lindquest; An Old Sailor/The Voice from on High - Royal Dadmun
200 Children from Public Schools of New York Nos. 14, 40 and 50
Orchestra of the Symphony Society of New York

Miss Starr will appear through the courtesy of Mr. Belasco, and has generously given her services for this occasion.
Chorus of Men and Women from the Oratorio Society of New York
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
Concert program, 5 Dec 1917, Program ID 10404, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.