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From historic Music Hall in Cincinnati. We are about to present the first concert of the 68 season of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Recorded during a performance by W.G. U.S. FM the University of Cincinnati station. These programs are made possible through a grant from the National Association of educational broadcasters. And through the cooperation of the Cincinnati musicians Association. Beginning his fifth season as musical director of the Cincinnati office to conduct the max Rudolf's program includes the over top of the bought a bride by Smith and I. And these into the number two and seem a job for 61 of Robert Schumann. The following intermission we will hear the soloists with this initial concert at the Metropolitan Opera Company Soprano Roberta Peters. Ms Peters will be heard in Arias by Mozart on the settee in Verdi. The orchestra will also present Delia as a song of summer and the concert will conclude with motifs ribose Rhapsody Espanol. Submitted I wrote eight successful operas. But outside his homeland he is chiefly known because of the tremendous success of his
second opera the blotted bride. The overtures as a bit of example of Czech national music. It's Bohemian folk flavor and its spirit of spontaneity have rendered it timeless and comprehensible to all. There's the applause which. Conduct a match without endurance. And now the all that hard to imagine as the blotted dry.
The opening selection of the 68 season of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra the older daughters met in his opera the Bada Bing. Mr. WALTHERS left the stage momentarily as some late comers are being seated and we take the opportunity to tell you of the major work of this first half of our concert. The Symphony Number two and see Major Robert Schumann. Written in 1845 it was conducted at its first before by a great admirer of humans Felix Mendelssohn. To many of his contemporaries Schumann's principal identity was as a music critic. He wrote lovingly of music and usually avoided criticism by just not writing about music that merited it. Like many people who give advice she never really knew who or what he was himself in the musical world. Consequently. He could not have anticipated that his Symphony Number two and C Major would come to be regarded as his most impressive.
In a moment Mr. Ralph will return to the stage there's the applause greeting his re-entrance. And we will hear now the symphony not to the tune of for 61 grew out of Schumacher.
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Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Smetana and Schumann
Producing Organization
University of Cincinnati
WGUC (Radio station : Cincinnati, Ohio)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
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Episode Description
This program features performances of pieces by Bedrich Smetana and Robert Schumann.
Series Description
This series presents performances by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra from its 1963 season.
Broadcast Date
Media type
Conductor: Rudolf, Max, 1902-1995
Performer: Peters, Roberta, 1930-
Performing Group: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.
Producing Organization: University of Cincinnati
Producing Organization: WGUC (Radio station : Cincinnati, Ohio)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 63-6 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:27:37
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