This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. You browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.

Search: Advanced Search
HomeSearchGetRecordRoberto Gerhard concert programme collection: Box 5

Collection Description

Collection Title
Roberto Gerhard concert programme collection: Box 5
Description
Concert programmes featuring more than one work by Roberto Gerhard. These are arranged in date order.

Box 5: 1929 – 1970.

22/12/1929, Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona, Orquestra de Corda, Roberto Gerhard, Works performed: Concertino; 7 Hai-kai; Wind quintet; Cançons populars Catalanes; Sardana 1; Sardana 2

1954, Shakespeare memorial Theatre, Season brochure including Taming of the Shrew; Midsummer Night's Dream

24/11/1958, University of Cambridge: Music School, Downing Place, John Williams. Items in J.B. Trend memorial concert. Works performed: Canciones de guitarra; Fantasia for guitar.

18/05/1960, Wayne State University, Carolyn Grimes, Walter Schrott, Roberto Gerhard. Works performed: Three impromptus for piano; Cancionero for voice and piano; Lament for the death of a bull fighter. Concert included a lecture on electronic music and tape composition by Gerhard, and a closing discussion.

18/04/1963, Parrenin String Quartet. Pages torn from Spring 1963 BBC Third Programme schedules. First performance of String Quartet no. 2

23/05/1963, Virtuoso Ensemble, Jacques-Louis Monod. Pages torn from Spring 1963 BBC Third Programmes schedules. Work performed: Hymnody

08/11/1965, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Antal Dorati. Work performed: Symphony no. 1. In BBC Third Programme Oct - Dec schedule booklet

Nov-65, Third Programme production of Pericles. Listed in Oct-Dec 1965 schedule booklet

Feb - Mar 1965, Mary Thomas, Malcolm Binns, Leonardo Wind Quintet, Parrenin String Quartet, Dennis Brain Wind Quintet. Pages torn from Jan - Mar 1965 BBC Third Programme schedules. Works broadcast in a five concert series: Piano impromptus; 7 Haiku; Wind quintet; String Quartet no. 2; Nonet; Concert for eight.

24/09/1966, Commonwealth Institute, Parrenin String Quartet, Margaret Price, Yfrah Neaman, Susan Bradshaw, James Lockhart. A MacNaghten concert. Works performed: String quartet no. 2; Duo concertante for violin and piano; L'Infantament meravellos de Schahrazada.

01/04/1969, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Vesuvius Ensemble, John Williams, Robert Tear. Park Lane Group concert to honour Gerhard, PLG President in 1969. Works performed: 7 Haiku; Fantasia for guitar; Sonata for cello and piano; Libra; Nonet.

14/08/1969, Dartmouth College, Hopkins Center, Zsigismondy-Nissen Duo, Rosen Quartet, Robert Willoughby. Concert in 1969 Congregation of the Arts. Gerhard a composer in residence. Works performed: Capriccio for solo flute; Gemini; Death of a bullfighter; String quartet no. 1.

17/08/1969, Dartmouth College, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth Festival Orchestra, Luise Vosgerschian. Concert in 1969 Congregation of the Arts. Gerhard a composer in residence. Works performed: Concerto for piano and string orchestra; Pedrelliana.

21/08/1969, Dartmouth College, Hopkins Center, Nelsey Walker, Rosen Quartet. Concert in 1969 Congregation of the Arts. Gerhard a composer in residence. Works performed: Cantares; DNA: audiomobile II; String quartet no. 2; Libra.

23/08/1969, Dartmouth College, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth Festival Orchestra, Nelsey Walker. Concert in 1969 Congregation of the Arts brochure. Gerhard a composer in residence. Works performed: Six Catalan songs; Leo (world premiere); Symphony no. 3, "Collages".

26/10/1969, University of Cambridge: Lady Mitchell Hall, David Atherton, Yfrah Neaman.
Concert part of the BBC Music Programme Weekend in Cambridge. Works performed: Chaconne for unaccompanied violin; Libra

05/03/1970, Purcell Room, Justin Connolly, Yfrah Neaman, Susan Bradshaw, Jane Manning,
Roland Harker, Douglas Whittaker. Roberto Gerhard memorial concert. Works performed: Gemini; Cantares; Libra; Capriccio for solo flute; Nonet. Programme includes a catalogue of works compiled by David Drew.

11/03/1970, Capella de Santa Agata, Barcelona, Eugeni Gassull, Conjunt Catala de Musica Contemporania. Memorial concert. Works performed: 2 apunts for piano, 3 impromtus for piano, 7 Haiku, Libra

26/09/1970, Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona, Orquesta Ciudad de Barcelona, Konstantin Simonovic. Concert in programme book for the 8th Barcelona International Music Festival. Symphony no. 3, "Collages"

06/10/1970, Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona, Conjunt Catala de Musica Contemporania, Konstantin Simonovic. Concert "Homage to Robert Gerhard", in programme book for the 8th Barcelona International Music Festival. Works performed: Hymnody; Concert for 8; Libra; Leo.

Format
Date range of collection
1929 - 1970
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Cambridge University Library, Music Department
West Road Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom
Open Map
Telephone
01223 333072
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Closed
Related Publications
Management Information (Type)
Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
  • Super Collection: Roberto Gerhard concert programme collection
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council