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1958 Stadium Scrapbook, Feb 19, 1958 - Aug 3, 1958

- Stadium Concerts holds a camera contest night at Lewisohn Stadium on 22 Jul 1958 - Philharmonic's Latin Tour is extended to eight weeks - Stadium Concerts for the 41st Season - Mayor Robert F. Wagner accepts honorary chairmanship on the Concert Commttee for Stadium Concerts - Duke Ellington performs at the Stadium Concerts - Kurt Weill's Berliner Sinfonie scheduled to be premiered at Stadium Concert on 31 Jul 1958 but was later cut from the all-Weill program. The concert was postponed due to rain and occurred on 1 Aug 1958 - Minnie Guggenheimer calms feud between Josef Krips and Hilde Gueden - Jennie Tourel fills in for Elisabeth Schwarzkopf at Stadium concert on 30 Jun 1958 with conductor Pierre Monteux - Louis Armstrong performs on 5 Jul 1958, his 58th birthday, at the Stadium Concerts' third annual "Jazz Jamboree" - Alexander Smallens conducts annual Gershwin Concert on 12 Jul 1958, featuring soloists Camilla Williams and Lawrence Winters who will perform excerpts of "Porgy and Bess" - José Greco's spanish dance company performed at Stadium concert on 19 Jul 1958, conducted by Roger Machado - Van Cliburn, who recently won the Moscow International Tchaikovsky Competition, makes his Stadium debut on 4 Aug 1958
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
1958 Stadium Scrapbook, 19 Feb 1958 - 3 Aug 1958, Folder 555-073-01, Communications/Public Relations Records, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.