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

ARTURO TOSCANINI
The Philhamonic Years
by
ANTHONY PATERNO
February 21, 22, 23 & 24, 1929
Mozart
Symphony No.35 in D major,K.385
Respighi
Feste Romane
Debussy
Iberia
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture
  • February 24, 1929: Concert given at Brooklyn
February 28, 1929
Gluck
Iphigenia in Aulis Overture
Pizzetti
Concerto dell 'Estate
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
March 1 & 3, 1929
Gluck
Iphigenia in Aulis Overture
Pizzetti
Concerto dell 'Estate
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
March 6, 1929 Washington, D. C.
Mozart
Symphony No.35 in D major,K.385
Respighi
Feste Romane
Debussy
Iberia
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture
March 10, 1929
Mozart
Symphony No.35 in D major,K.385
Respighi
Feste Romane
Debussy
Iberia
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture
March 14 &15, 1929
Wagner
A Faust Overture
Schelling
Impressions From an Artist's Life
Prokofiev
Classical Symphony
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
March 16, 1929
Gluck
Iphigenia in Aulis Overture
Pizzetti
Concerto dell 'Estate
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
March 17, 1929 Metropolitan Opera House
Gluck
Iphigenia in Aulis Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.101
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Respighi
Feste Romane
March 18, 1929 RECORDING SESSION ( Carnegie Hall )
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
  • Victor 7021( 78 RPM ) CAL 309 ( Camden LP )
Verdi
La Traviata: Preludes to Acts 1 & 3
  • Victor 6994( 78 RPM ) CAL 309 ( Camden LP )
NB. Verdi also in session of March 29, 1929
March 21 & 22, 1929
Schubert
Symphony No.8 in B minor
Busoni
Berceuse Elagiaque
Tommasini
Prelude, Fanfare & Fugue
Rossini
William Tell Overture
March 23, 1929
Wagner
A Faust Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.101
Prokofiev
Classical Symphony
Prokofiev
Classical Symphony
Ravel
Daphnis & Chloe: Suite No.2
March 24, 1929 Brooklyn
Gluck
Iphigenia in Aulis Overture
Pizzetti
Concerto dell 'Estate
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
March 27 & 28, 1929
Haydn
Symphony No.101
Brahms
Variations on a Theme by Hyden
Wagner
Parsifal : Good Friday Spell
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
March 29, 1929 RECORDING SESSION ( Carnegie Hall )
Haydn
Symphony No.101
  • M-57 ( 78 RPM ) CAL 375 ( Camden LP )
NB. also in session of March 30, 1929
March 30, 1929 RECORDING SESSION ( Carnegie Hall )
Mendelsshon
Midsummer Night's Dream Music; Scherzo
  • M-57 ( 78 RPM ) CAL 326 ( Camden LP )
Mozart
Symphony No.35 in D major
  • M-65 ( 78 RPM ) CAL 326 ( Camden LP )
March 30, 1929
Schubert
Symphony No.9 in C major
Busoni
Berceuse Elagiaque
Tommasini
Prelude, Fanfare & Fugue
Rossini
William Tell Overture
March 31, 1929
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
Wagner
Parsifal : Prelude & Good Friday Spell
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture
April 1, 1929 Pension Fund Concert
Mozart
The Magic Flute Overture
Schumann
Cello Concerto
  • Leo Schulz
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Liebestod
Wagner
Die Meistersinger : Act 1 Prelude
April 4, 1929 RECORDING SESSION ( Carnegie Hall )
Mozart
Symphony No.35
  • M-65 ( 78 RPM ) CAL 326 ( Camden LP )
NB. also in session of March 30, 1929
October 3, 4, 5, & 6, 1929
Schumann
Manfred Overture
R.Strauss
Don Quixote
  • Wallenstein & Pollain
Beethoven
Symphony No.7 in A major
October 10, 11 & 13, 1929
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Brahms
Symphony No.3 in F major
Tommasini
Carnival of Venice
Wagner
Daybreak and Siegfried's Rhine Journey
October 17, 18 & 19, 1929
Paer
Il Sargino Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.8 in F major
Franck
Les Eolides
Respighi
Feste Romane
October 20, 1929 Brooklyn
Paer
Il Sargino Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.8 in F major
Franck
Les Eolides
Respighi
Feste Romane
October 24, 25 & 27, 1929
Mozart
Adagio & Fugue for Strings, K.546
Brahms
Double Concerto
  • Guidi,violin
  • Wallenstein,cello
Stravinsky
Fireworks
Debussy
La Mer
October 31, 1929
Berlioz
Harold in Italy
  • Pollain, viola
Busch
Variations on a Theme of Mozart
Rager-Ducasse
Sarabande
  • Schola Cantorwn
Sibelius
Finlandia
November 1, 1929
Berlioz
Harold in Italy
  • Pollain, viola
Busch
Variations on a Theme of Mozart
Rager-Ducasse
Sarabande
  • Schola Cantorwn
Sibelius
Finlandia
November 2, 1929
Berlioz
Harold in Italy
  • Pollain, viola
Mozart
Variations on a Theme of Mozart
Tomasini
Carnival of Venice
Wagner
Daybreak & Siegfried's Rhine Journey
November 3, 1929 Metropolitan Opera House
Berlioz
Harold in Italy
  • Pollain, viola
Franck
Les Eolides
Respighi
Feste Romane
November 7, 8 & 10, 1929
Beethoven
Coriolan Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.88 in G major
R..Strauss
Ein Heldenleben
November 14, 15 & 17, 1929
Handel
Concerto Grasso No.12
Wetzler
Symphonic Dance : Basque Venus
Mozart
Masonic Funeral Music
Beethoven
Creatures of Prometheus: Adagio
Ravel
Bolero
Wagner
Die Meistersinger : Prelude to Act 1
November 20, 1929
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
Mozart
Symphony No.41 in C major
Kodaly
Psalms Hurigaricus
  • Dan Gridley,tenor
  • Schola Cantorum, St.Patrick' Boy Choir
Wagner
Siegfried's Death & Funeral Music
Wagner
Ride of the Valkyries
November 21, 1929 RECORDING SESSION ( Carnegie Hall )
Gluck
Orfeo: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
  • M-65 ( never released on LP )
Rossini
Barber of Seville Overture
  • Victor 7255 ( 78 RPM ) CAL 326 ( Camden LP )
November 22, 1929
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
Mozart
Symphony No.41 in C major
Kodaly
Psalms Hurigaricus
  • Dan Gridley,tenor
  • Schola Cantorum, St.Patrick' Boy Choir
Wagner
Siegfried's Death & Funeral Music
Wagner
Ride of the Valkyries
November 23, 1929
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
Mozart
Symphony No.41 in C major
Stravinsky
Fireworks
Ravel
Bolero
Wagner
Die Meistersinger : Prelude to Act 1
November 24, 1929 Brooklyn
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No.3
Mozart
Symphony No.41 in C major
Wagner
Daybreak & Siegfried's Rhine Journey
Wagner
Ride of the Valkyries