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TitleHenry Wood Birthday Promenade Concert
Performance Date3 March 1951
Performance DaySaturday
Performance Time19:30
Main PerformersVera Canning - violincello,
Moiseiwitsch - pianoforte,
Arnold Greir - organ
Orchestra or BandBBC Symphony Orchestra
ChoirsBBC Singers
ConductorsBasil Cameron
Set List'Overture' from Leonora No.3, Beethoven,
'Serenade to Music', Vaughan Williams,
'Concerto No.2, in C Minor for Pianoforte and Orchestra', Rachmaninoff,
'Symphony No.7 in C', Sibelius
INTERVAL
'Concerto No.2 (El Cant dels Ocells), for Violoncello and Orchestra', Herbert Murrill,
'Pavane, for Small Orchestra and Chorus', Faure,
'Bolero', Ravel
Performance NotesPremiere of 'Concerto No.2 (El Cant dels Ocells), for Violoncello and Orchestra', Herbert Murrill.
Related Archival MaterialProgramme (RAHE/1/1951/52),
Ticket (RAHE/8/5/1951/1)

Related Names

Work
Ref NoTitleNumber of PerformancesEvent PromoterSponsor
YrabidorivaidHenry Wood Birthday Promenade Concert1Henry Wood Concert Society Ltd