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1962-63 Philharmonic Hall Opening Scrapbook, Sep 24, 1962 - Aug 31, 1963

- Inaugural season of Philharmonic Hall; Jacqueline Kennedy present at opening concert. - Builders of Philharmonic Hall are the first audience to hear music in the Hall during preview concert, prior to opening concert. - World premiere of Copland's "Connotations for Orchestra". - Fashion at the Philharmonic - Opening concert causes major traffic jam. - Audience and critical review of Philharmonic Hall acoustics. - Philadelphia Orchestra plays at Philharmonic Hall. - Juilliard Orchestra performs doubleheader at Philharmonic.
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
1962-63 Philharmonic Hall Opening Scrapbook, 24 Sep 1962 - 31 Aug 1963, Folder 555-089-01, Communications/Public Relations Records, New York Philharmonic Leon Levy Digital Archives.