The
MAESTRO May 1969, Volume 1 : Nos. 1 and 2

ARTURO TOSCANINI
The Philhamonic Years
by
ANTHONY PATERNO
January 14, 15 & 16, 1926
Haydn
Symphony No.101 in D major
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
Sibelius
The Swan of Tuonela
Wagner
Siegfried's death and Funeral Music
Weber
Euryanthe Overture
  • January 16, 1926: Mecca Auditorium, Old City Center & Special Benefit concert for the Italian Welfare League.
January 17, 1926
Bach - Abert
Prelude, Chorale & Fugue
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
Beethoven
Symphony No5 in C minor
January 19, 1926 Academy of Music, Philadelphia
Bach - Abert
Prelude, Chorale & Fugue
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
Beethoven
Symphony No.5 in C minor
January 20, 1926 Academy of Music, Philadelphia
Haydn
Symphony No.101 in D major
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
Sibelius
The Swan of Tuonela
Wagner
Siegfried's death and Funeral Music
Weber
Euryanthe Overture
January 21, 1926
Vivaldi
Concerto Grosso in D minor
Beethoven
Symphony No.1 in C major
DeSabata
Gethsemane
Stravinsky
Petrouchka : Scenes 1 & 4
January 24, 1926
Schubert
Symphony No.8 in B minor
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
DeSabata
Gethsemane
Stravinsky
Petrouchka : Scenes 1 & 4
January 28 & 29, 1926
Beethoven
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Roger-Ducasse
Sarabande ( Schola Cantorum)
Tommasini
Paesaggi toscani
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
January 31, 1926
Vivaldi
Concerto Grosso in D minor
Haydn
Symphony No.101 in D major
Wagner
Siegfried's death and Funeral Music
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
February 1, 1926
Bach - Abert
Prelude, Chorale & Fugue
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Siegfried's death and Funeral Music
Beethoven
Symphony No3 in E-flat major
February 6, 1926
Weber
Euryanthe Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.1 in C major
DeSabata
Gethsemane
Stravinsky
Petrouchka : Scenes 1 & 4
February 7, 1926
Mozart
Symphony No.38 in D major,K.504
Debussy
La Mer
Brahms
Variations & Fugue on a theme by Handel
Martucci
Notturno & Novelletta
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
January or February, 1926 RECORDING SESSION
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
  • BRUNSWICK 50074 ( 78 RPM )
    Scherzo: COLUMBIA BM 13 ( LP )
February 1, 1927 Metropolitan Opera House
ALL BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Symphony No.5 in C minor
February 2, 1927 Academy of Music, Philadelphia
ALL BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Symphony No.5 in C minor
February 5 & 6, 1927
ALL BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
Symphony No.1 in C major
Symphony No.9 in D minor
  • Elisabeth rethberg
  • Louise Homer
  • Richard Crooks
  • Fraser Gange
    • Schola Cantorum
January 26, 27 & 28, 1928
Sinigaglia
Le Baruffe Chiozzote: Overture
Brahms
Symphony No.2 in D major
Honegger
Pacific 231
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
Elgar
Enigma Variations
  • January 28, 1928: Concert given at Brooklyn
February 4 & 5, 1928
Mozart
Overture in Italian Style , K.318
Beethoven
Symphony No.4 in B-flat major
Honegger
Pastorale d'Eter
Honegger
Pacific 231
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
February 9 & 10, 1928
Vivaldi
Orchestral Suite No.1 "La Primavera"
Haydn
Symphony No.88 in G major
Berlioz
Romeo et Juliette: orchestral excerpts
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
February 11 & 12, 1928
Sinigaglia
Le Baruffe Chiozzote: Overture
Berlioz
Romeo et Juliette - Queen Mab Scherzo
Elgar
Enigma Variations
Brahms
Symphony No.2 in D major
February 14, 1928
Sinigaglia
Le Baruffe Chiozzote: Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.4 in B-flat major
Wagner
Lohengrin : Prelude /Act 1 or Act 2?
Wagner
Good Friday Spell
Wagner
Die Meistersinger : Act 1 Prelude
February 16 & 17, 1928
Mozart
Overture in Italian Style , K.318
Beethoven
Symphony No.4 in B-flat major
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
DeSabata
Juventus
February 21, 1928 Metropolitan Opera House
Haydn
Symphony No.88 in G major
Elgar
Enigma Variations
Honegger
Pastorale d'Eter
Honegger
Pacific 231
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
February 23 & 24, 1928
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Overture
Borodin
Symphony No.2 in B minor
Pizzetti
La Pisanelle Suite
Debussy
La Mer
February 26, 1928 Brooklyn
Haydn
Symphony No.88 in G major
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
Vivaldi
The Seasons "La Primavera"
  • Scipione Guidi, violin
Respighi
The Pines of Rome
February 27 1928 Metropolitan Opera House
Cherubini
Anacreon Overture
Saint-Saens
Cello Concerto No.1
  • Leo Schulz, cello
Wagner
Siegfried Idyll
Wagner
Siegfried : Act 2, Forest Murmurs
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
Wagner
Tannhause Overture
March 1 & 2, 1928
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
de Falla
El Amor Brujo
  • Sophie Braslau
Wagner
Tannhauser Overture
March 4, 1928
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Pizzetti
La Pisanelle Suite
Debussy
La Mer
March 5, 1928 Academy of Music, Philadelphia
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Debussy
La Mer
Wagner
Prelude and Liebestod
March 6, 1928 National Theater, Washington, D. C.
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Debussy
La Mer
Wagner
Prelude and Liebestod
March 7, 1928 Baltimore
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Pizzetti
La Pisanelle Suite
Debussy
La Mer
March 8, 1928 Buffalo
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Pizzetti
La Pisanelle Suite
Debussy
La Mer
March 9, 1928 Pittsburg
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Pizzetti
La Pisanelle Suite
Debussy
La Mer
March 10, 1928 Pittsburg
Haydn
Symphony No.88 in G major
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
DeSabata
Juventus
Wagner
Prelude and Liebestod
March 11, 1928 Metropolitan Opera House
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
Wagner
Tannhauser Overture
March 15 & 16, 1928 Metropolitan Opera House
Scarlatti - Tommasini
The Good-Humoured Ladies : Suite
Saint-Saens
Symphony No.3 in C minor
Busoni
Ronde Arlecchinesco
  • Alfred Tedesco
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death and Transfiguration
March 17, 1928
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Busoni
Ronde Arlecchinesco
  • Alfred Tedesco
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death and Transfiguration
March 18, 1928
Scarlatti - Tommasini
The Good-Humoured Ladies : Suite
Saint-Saens
Symphony No.3 in C minor
Busoni
Ronde Arlecchinesco
  • Alfred Tedesco
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death and Transfiguration
March 22 & 23, 1928
Cherubini
Anacreon Overture
Martucci
Symphony No. 2 in F
Vivaldi
Violin Concerto in A minor
  • Scipione Guidi
Wagner
Parsifal : Good Friday Spell
R.Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche
March 24, 1928
Scarlatti - Tommasini
The Good-Humoured Ladies : Suite
Saint-Saens
Symphony No.3 in C minor
Violin Concerto in A minor
  • Scipione Guidi
Wagner
Parsifal : Good Friday Spell
R.Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche
March 25, 1928 Brooklyn
Rossini
The Barber of Seville Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6 in F major
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Siegfried's Funeral Misic
Wagner
Tannhauser Overture
March 29 & 30, 1928
Bach
Chiristmas Oratorio: Part 2, Prelude
Monteverdi
Sonata sopra Sancta Maria
  • Schola Cantorum
Franck
The Redemption
Symphony No.9 in D minor
  • Nina Morgana
  • Sophie Braslau
  • Richard Crooks
  • Ezio Pinza
    • Schola Cantorum
March 31, 1928
Bach
Chiristmas Oratorio: Part 2, Prelude
Beethoven
Symphony No.1 in C major
Wagner
Die Meistersinger : Act 1 Prelude
Wagner
Lohengrin : Act 1 Prelude
Wagner
Siegfried's Death Misic
Wagner
Tannhauser Overture
April 1, 1928 Metropolitan Opera House
Monteverdi
Sonata sopra Sancta Maria
  • Schola Cantorum
Franck
The Redemption
Symphony No.9 in D minor
  • Nina Morgana
  • Sophie Braslau
  • Richard Crooks
  • Ezio Pinza
    • Schola Cantorum