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PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

 

MUSIC DEPARTMENT

Location: Oliver Room,
Pittsburgh Music Archives #37
Box #16

GEORGE H. WILSON

Pittsburgh Orchestra Programs 1903-1904

  1. List of out of town and special concerts for Ninth Season 1903-1904.

  2. Folder of general information.

  3. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Youngstown, Cleveland and Wooster, OH.

  4. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Warren, PA and Buffalo, NY

  5. Programs with The Mozart Club in Pittsburgh

  6. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Franklin, PA, Buffalo, NY and Cleveland, OH

  7. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Uniontown and Connellsville, PA

  8. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Buffalo, NY; Kingston, Toronto, Brantford, Hamilton and London, Canada; Ann Arbor, MI, Oberlin and Cleveland, OH.

  9. Itinerary to and programs from concerts in Morgantown and Wheeling, WV

  10. Folder listing the repertoire for the Ninth Season of the Pittsburgh Orchestra 1903-1904

  11. Programs from the first to eighteenth concerts of the 1903-1904 season, except for #six.

  12. Season tickets announcement flyers. Costs range from $8 to $20.

  13. Floor plans of first floor and balconies in Carnegie Hall.

  14. Notices to advertisers in program books.

  15. Promissory notes from Guarantors.

  16. Letter of Appeal to the Public for sustaining funds.

  17. Annuncement of Richard Strauss coming to Pittsburgh to conduct the orchestra in four of his compositions.

  18. Announcement: “The Orchestra Committee of the Pittsburgh Art Society at a meeting held Saturday, March 26, 2004, elected Emil Paur Conductor of the Pittsburgh Orchestra for three years, beginning with the season of 1904-1905. Mr. Paur was not a candidate for the position.” The Committee also issued biographical data in support of Mr. Paur.

  19. Various statements of ticket sales receipts and disbursements for expenses for the 1903-04 season of the Pittsburgh Orchestra.