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

ARTURO TOSCANINI
The Philhamonic Years
by
ANTHONY PATERNO
February 27, 28 & March 1, 1930
Mozart
Symphony No.38 in D major,K.504 "Prague"
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture and Bacchanale
Borodin
Prince Igor; Polovetzian Dances
March 2, 1930 Metropolitan Opera House
Mozart
Symphony No.38 in D major,K.504 "Prague"
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Wagner
Tannhauser : Act 1 Overture and Bacchanale
Borodin
Prince Igor; Polovetzian Dances
March 9, 1930
ALL BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
Symphoy No.7 in A minor
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
March 13, 14 & 15, 1930
Weber
Ruler of the SpiritsOverture
Beethoven
Symphony No.2 in D major
Mussorgsky
Pictures at an Exhibition
Respighi
The Fountains of Rome
March 16, 1930 Metropolitan Opera House
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Mozart
Symphony No.41 in C major
Respighi
The Fountains of Rome
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
March 20, 21 & 22, 1930
Rossini
Il signor Bruschino Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.99 in E-flat major
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death & Transfiguration
March 23, 1930 Brooklyn
Rossini
Il signor Bruschino Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.99 in E-flat major
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death & Transfiguration
March 27 & 28, 1930
Wagner
A Faust Overture
Goossens
Sinfonietta
Baccherini
Cello Concerto, Op.34
  • Wallenstein, cello
R.Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel
March 29, 1930
Goossens
Sinfonietta
R.Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel
Baccherini
Cello Concerto, Op.34
  • Wallenstein, cello
Dukas
The Sorcrer's Apprentice
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
March 30, 1930
Goossens
Sinfonietta
Baccherini
Cello Concerto, Op.34
  • Wallenstein, cello
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death & Transfiguration
April 3 & 4, 1930
Schumann
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Kodaly
Summer Evening
Smetana
The Moldau
Wagner
Die Gotterdammerung; Funeral March
April 5 & 6, 1930
Schumann
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Kodaly
Summer Evening
Debussy
La Mer
April 9 & 11, 1930
Brahms
Symphoy No.2 in D major
Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Violin Variations
  • Guidi, violin
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night Dream : Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Finale
April 12 & 13, 1930
Brahms
Symphoy No.2 in D major
Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Violin Variations
  • Guidi, violin
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Smetana
The Moldau
April 16 & 17, 1930
Wagner
Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act 3
Wagner
Parsifal: Prelude & Good Friday Spell
Wagner
Forest Murmurs
Brahms
Variations on a Theme of Haydn
Honegger
Pastorale d'Ete
Honegger
Pacific 231
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
April 19 & 20, 1930
Cherubini
Anacreon Overture
Haydn
Symphony No.101
Wagner
Forest Murmurs
Elgar
Enigma Variations
1930 EUROPEAN TOUR OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
May 3, 1930 Paris Opera, Paris, France
Beethoven
Symphony No. 3
Brahms
Variations on a Theme of Haydn
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night Dream: Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Liebestod
May 4, 1930 Paris Opera, Paris, France
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Debussy
La Mer
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Ravel
Bolero
Wagner
Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act 1
May 6, 1930 Tonhalle, Zurich, Switzerland
Wagner
A Faust Overture
Moussorgsky-Ravel
Pictures at an Exhibition
Honegger
Pastorale d'Ete
Honegger
Pacific 231
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
May 8, 1930 La Scala, Milan, Italy
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Schumann
Symphony No.3 in E-flat major
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night Dream: Nocturne & Scherzo
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
May 9, 1930 La Scala, Milan, Italy
Wagner
A Faust Overture
Moussorgsky-Ravel
Pictures at an Exhibition
Tommasini
Carnival of Venice
Franck
Les Eolides
Ravel
Bolero
May 10, 1930 Teatro Regio, Turin, Italy
Mozart
Symphony No.35
Debussy
La Mer
Wagner
Tannhauser: Venusberg Music
Franck
Les Eolides
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
May 12, 1930 Augustea, Rome, Italy
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Brahms
Symphony No.2
Tommasini
Carnival of Venice
Respighi
Feste Romane
May 13, 1930 Augustea, Rome, Italy
Beethoven
Symphony No. 3
Moussorgsky-Ravel
Pictures at an Exhibition
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night Dream: Nocturne & Scherzo
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
May 14, 1930 Politeana, Florence, Italy
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Debussy
La Mer
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night Dream: Nocturne & Scherzo
R.Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel
May 16, 1930 Tonhalle, Munich, Germany
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Beethoven
Leanore Overture No.3
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death & Transfiguration
May 18, 1930 Staatsoper, Vienna, Austria
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Beethoven
Leanore Overture No.3
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Strauss
Death & Transfiguration
May 19, 1930 Staatsoper, Vienna, Austria
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tannhauser; Overture & Bacchanal
Ravel
Bolero
May 21, 1930 Varosy Theater, Budapest, Hungary
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.7
Kodaly
Summer Evening
Debussy
La Mer
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Liebestod
May 23, 1930 Lucerna-Saal, Prague, Czechoslovakia
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.7
Smetana
The Moldau
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
May 25, 1930 Gewandhaus, Leipzig, Germany
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tannhauser; Overture & Bacchanal
Ravel
Bolero
May 26, 1930 Staatsoper, Dresden, Germany
Weber
Ruler of the Spirits Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No. 7
Debussy
La Mer
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude and Liebestod
May 27, 1930 Philharmonie,Berlin,Germany
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Beethoven
Leanore Overture No.3
Pizzetti
Rondo Veneziano
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Debussy
La Mer
May 28, 1930 Philharmonie,Berlin,Germany
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
Brahms
Variations on a Theme of Haydn
R.Srauss
Death & Transfiguration
May 30, 1930 Palais des Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
Franck
Les Eolides
Debussy
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Berlioz
Queen Mab Scherzo
R.Srauss
Till Eulenspiegel
June 1, 1930 Albert Hall, London, England
Rossini
L'Italian in Algeri Overture
Brahms
Symphony No.2
Wagner
Tannhauser: Venusberg Music
Beethoven
Leonore Overture No. 3
June 2, 1930 Queen's Hall, London, England
Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Elgar
Enigma Variations
Debussy
La Mer
Mendelssohn
Midsummer Night's Dream Music: Nocturne & Scherzo
Wagner
Tristan und Isolde : Prelude & Finale
June 3, 1930 Albert Hall, London, England
Goossens
Sinfonietta
R.Srauss
Death & Transfiguration
Franck
Les Eolides
Moussorgsky-Ravel
Pictures at an Exhibition
June 4, 1930 Queen's Hall, London, England
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
Brahms
Variations on a Theme of Haydn
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
Wagner
Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act 1
END OF 1930 EUROPEAN TOUR WITH THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
November 13, 14 & 16, 1930
Bach-Respighi
Three Choral Preludes
Beethoven
Symphony No.1
Brahms
Symphony No.1
November 19 & 21, 1930
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Schubert-Liszt
Wanderer Fantasy
Liszt
Mephisto Waltz
  • W/Siloti
Liszt
Danse Macabre; Paraphrase of Dies Irae
  • W/Siloti
November 22, 1930
Cherubini
Anacreon Overture
Mozart
Symphony No.35
R.Strauss
Ein Heldenleben
Liszt
November 23, 1930 Metropolitan Opera House
Cherubini
Anacreon Overture
Mozart
Symphony No.35
R.Strauss
Ein Heldenleben
December 11 & 12, 1930
Wolf-Ferrari
The Secret of Suzanne Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6
Kodaly
Marossek Dances
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
December 14, 1930 Metropolitan Opera House
Wolf-Ferrari
The Secret of Suzanne Overture
Beethoven
Symphony No.6
Kodaly
Marossek Dances
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
December 15, 1930 Academy of Music, Philadelphia
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
Brahms
Symphony No.1
December 16, 1930 Washington, D. C.
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
Brahms
Symphony No.1
December 17, 1930 Baltimore
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
Brahms
Symphony No.1
December 18, 1930 Baltimore
ALL WAGNER PROGRAM
Lohengrin : Prelude
Tannhauser : Bacchanal (Paris Version)
Die Meistersinger : Prelude to Act 1
Siegfried Idyll
Die Gotterdammerung : Siegfried's Death & Funeral Music
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude & Isolde's Transfiguration
December 21, 1930
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Wagner
Tannhauser; Bacchanal
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
December 25 & 26, 1930
Franck
Symphony in d minor
Roussel
The Spider's Feast
Debussy
Nuages & Fete
Berlioz
Rakoczy March
December 27, 1930
Schubert
Symphony No.8
Bach-Respighi
Passacaglia & Fugue in c minor
Beethoven
Symphony No.3
December 28, 1930
Franck
Symphony in d minor
Roussel
The Spider's Feast
Debussy
Nuages & Fete
Berlioz
Rakoczy March