Roberto Gerhard concert programme collection: Box 5
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.
1929 - 1970
Associated People and Organisations
Gerhard, Roberto -
Conjunt Catala de Musica Contemporania -
Manning, Jane 1938 -
Neaman, Yfrah -
Orquesta Ciudad de Barcelona -
Konstantin Simonovic -
Whittaker, Douglas -
Williams, John -
BBC Symphony Orchestra -
Binns, Malcolm -
Dartmouth Festival Orchestra -
Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble -
Dorati, Antal -
Eugeni Gassull -
Carolyn Grimes -
Leonardo Wind Quintet -
Lockhart, James -
Monod, Jacques-Louis -
Parrenin Quartet, The -
Price, Margaret -
Rosen Quartet -
Walter Schrott -
Tear, Robert -
Vesuvius Ensemble -
Virtuoso ensemble of London -
Luise Vosgerschian -
Nelsey Walker -
Robert Willoughby -
Zsigismondy-Nissen Duo -
Queen Elizabeth Hall
Capella de Santa Agata, Barcelona
Dartmouth College: Hopkins Center
Royal Festival Hall
Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon
University of Cambridge: Lady Mitchell Hall
University of Cambridge: Music School, Downing Place
Wayne State University
20th century - late 1971-1999
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