13e ANNÉE: 1840

Committee

President: Luigi Cherubini
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: François-Antoine Habeneck
Secretary: Joseph Meifred
Comm. pers.: Gustave Vogt
Comm. mat.: Joseph Rousselot
Agt. compt.: Alexandre Laty
Arch.-Caissier: Charles St.-Laurent
Rép. chant (Accompagnateur et Chef des chœurs): François Benoist
Memb. adj.: Pantaléon Battu

Insp. Salle: Hyacinthe Trévaux

Caisse de Prévoyance:
        Secretary: Kilian
        Agt.-compt.: Joseph Meifred
        Treas.: Alexis Dupont

Season

10 concerts + concert to benefit flood victims
Guest soloists: Grassi, violin solo for Emperor of Russia (8 March 1840)
Assemblée Générale: 24 May 1840

Personnel

Aspirants: Renard (doublebass, [208]), C. Labro (doublebass, [200]), E. Gautier (violin, [227])
Sociétaires (14 October 1839): Deldevez (violin, 176), Hémet (doublebass, 177); (8 November 1839): Mme Willent-Bordogni (sopr. solo, 178), Clavé (tenor, 179), Charpentier (tenor, 180); (13 November 1839): Mlle Guichard (sopr. I, 181); (20 November 1839): Mocker (tenor, 181bis). Verroust (oboe, [195]) appointed externe, replacing Brod (deceased).
Separations: Mlle d'Hennin (soprano, 171; dismissed for absences), Massol (baritone, 059; reinstated season 1831 as soc. solo),  Fleury (tenor, 165; later reappointed as 260), Jansenne (tenor, 167), Mme Jansenne (soprano, 160), Couderc (tenor, 156)
Deaths: Moreau (tenor, 066), Michu (doublebass, 064)

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (2)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: