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Collection name Roberto Gerhard concert programme collection: Box 4
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Description Concert programmes featuring performances of single works by Roberto Gerhard. The collection is arranged in alphabetical order of composition.

Box 4: Cello Sonata - Wind Quintet

Cello Sonata (1956)
21/06/1973, Purcell Room, George Isaac, Martin Jones
28/01/1975, Real Conservatorio de Musica, Madrid, Marcial Cervera, Perfecto Garcia Chornet

Cherry Orchard (1961)
[no date], Aldwych Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company

The Prisoner (1954)
09/03/1957, Clare College: Hall, Clare Actors.

Sardana no. 1 (1940)
13/09/1975, Royal Albert Hall, Black Dyke Mills Band, Grimethorpe Colliery band, Elgar Howarth

String Quartet no. 1 (1950 - 55)
20/10/1966, Salon del Trono, Palacio Real, Madrid, Cuarteto Parrenin. Page torn from larger programme
28/11/1968, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Amici String Quartet. Redcliffe Concerts 1968-9 brochure and SPNM listing of contemporary music in London

String Quartet no. 2 (1961 - 62)
23/03/1963, University of Michigan, School of Music, Stanley Quartet (dedicatees of the work)
02/04/1963, Engineering Society Auditorium, Detroit, Stanley Quartet (dedicatees of the work)
09/01/1964, Club 49, Barcelona, Cuarteto Classico de Madrid,
26/10/1964, Instituto de Cultura Hispanica, Cuarteto Classico de Radio Nacional de Espana. Concert part of the Festival of American and Spanish Music
18/10/1966, Salon del Trono, Palacio Real, Madrid, Cuarteto Parrenin. Page torn from larger programme
06/08/1969, Rackham Lecture Hall, Ann Arbor, Stanley Quartet (dedicatees of the work)
10/04/1972, Wigmore Hall, Jupiter String Quartet. Handbill

Symphony no. 1 (1952 - 53)
21/06/1955, Baden-Baden, Sudwestfunkorchester, Hans Rosbaud. Concert in the 1955 ISCM festival
14/02/1962, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Rudolf Schwarz
07/09/1962, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Norman del Mar. Concert programme and two 1962 Proms full brochures
10 - 13/01/63, Lincoln Center, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein.
05/11/1980, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, David Atherton

Symphony no. 2 (1957 - 59)
28/11/1959, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Rudolf Schwarz. First performance, commissioned by the BBC

Symphony no. 3, Collages (1960)
08/02/1961, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Rudolf Schwarz. First performance.
05/01/1962, Tonhalle-Gesellschaft, Zurich, Tonhalle-Orchester, Hans Rosbaud.
22/08/1967, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Frederik Prausnitz
15/09/1970, Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles
Groves



Symphony no. 4, New York (1967)
14 - 18/12/1967, Lincoln Center, New York Philharmonic, William Steinberg. First performance. Commissioned by the New York Philharmonic for its 125th anniversary. Programme note cut out of programme and removed.
04/12/1968, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis
24/07/1969, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis
29/01/1970, Sheldonian Theatre, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis
7 - 9/11/1974, Boston, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa. Photocopies of programme note

Taming of the Shrew (1953),
09/06/1953, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre

Trio,
28/11/1996 Kettle's Yard, Cantamen

Wind Quintet (1928)
04/03/1947, Wigmore Hall, Dennis Brain Wind Quintet,
26/04/1960, Rackham Lecture Hall, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Woodwind Quintet
17/10/1961, Carnegie Hall, Dorian Quintet, ,
19/02/1969, University of Washington, Soni Ventorum. Handbill,
15/04/1969, Bellingham, Soni Ventorum,
03/03/[1969?], Town Hall, Hampstead, Dennis Brain Wind Quintet. Handbill,
14/12/[1965?], Wigmore Hall, New London Wind Ensemble. Handbill,



Date range -
Associated People and Organisations Gerhard, Roberto - Amici String Quartet - Atherton, David - BBC Symphony Orchestra - Bernstein, Leonard - Black Dyke Mills Band - Boston Symphony Orchestra - Cantamen - Marcial Cervera - Perfecto Garcia Chornet - Clare Actors - Cuarteto Classico de Radio Nacional de Espana - Cuarteto Classico de Madrid - Cuarteto Parrenin - Davis, Colin 1927 - del Mar, Norman - Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble - Dorian Quintet - Grimethorpe Colliery Band - Groves, Charles - Howarth, Elgar - George Isaac - Jones, Martin - Jupiter String Quartet - New London Wind Ensemble - New York Philharmonic - Ozawa, Seiji 1935 - Frederick Prausnitz - Rosbaud, Hans - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra - Royal Shakespeare Company - Schwarz, Rudolf - Soni Ventorum - Stanley Quartet - Steinberg, William - Sudwestfunkorchester - University of Michigan Wind Quintet -
Associated Places Aldwych Theatre Baden-Baden Bellingham Boston [Massachusetts] Carnegie Hall, New York Clare College, University of Cambridge Club 49, Barcelona Detroit Instituto de Cultura Hispanica Kettle's Yard, Cambridge Lincoln Center Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool Purcell Room Queen Elizabeth Hall Ann Arbor Real Conservatorio de Musica, Madrid Royal Albert Hall Royal Festival Hall Palacio Real: Salon del Trono Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon Sheldonian Theatre Tonhalle Z├╝rich: Grosser Saal Town Hall, Hampstead University of Michigan Wigmore Hall
Associated Times 20th century - mid 1931-1970 20th century - late 1971-1999
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