Wednesday 8 August 1951
7.30pm
Royal Albert Hall

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture 'Ruy Blas', Op 95
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • John Hollingsworth conductor
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No. 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
    • John Hollingsworth conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
    • John Hollingsworth conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Cyril Smith piano
  • INTERVAL
  • Johannes Brahms

    Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op 52 (version with piano duet) - Malcolm Sargent was originally scheduled to be piano/director.
    • Kathleen Kay contralto
    • Grace Reynolds soprano
    • Kathleen Ewart contralto
    • June Cole soprano
    • Betty Hutchings soprano
    • Gertrude Wood contralto
    • Roland Izzard bass
    • Kenneth Tudor bass
    • Marjorie Avis soprano
    • William Brown bass
    • Leslie Woodgate conductor
    • Herbert Bowman tenor
    • Phyllis Sellick piano
    • Reginald Mitchell tenor
    • Victor Utting bass
    • Lawrence Watts tenor
    • Cyril Smith piano
    • John Duncan tenor
    • Gladys Bishop contralto
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61 No. 1 Scherzo
    • John Hollingsworth conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61 No. 6 Wedding March
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61 No. 5 Nocturne

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