17e ANNÉE: 1844

Committee

President: Daniel F.-E. Auber
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: François-Antoine Habeneck
Secretary: Joseph Meifred
Comm. pers.: Joseph Rousselot
Comm. mat.: Vény
Agt. compt.: Claudel
Arch.-Caissier: Charles St.-Laurent
Rép. chant: François Benoist
Memb. adj.: Henry Deshayes

Insp. Salle: Hyacinthe Trévaux

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Henry Deshayes
   Agt. compt.: Auguste Seuriot
   Treas.: Alexandre Demouy (died; replaced by Dauverné, elected at AGE of 30 October 1843)

Season

10 concerts
Assemblées Générales: 27 May 1843 extraordinaire (see 1843), 30 October 1843 extraordinaire (replacement for the late Demouy as treas. of Caisse; mandatory retirement adopted?), 12 May 1844.

Personnel (63 orchestra, 32 voice, 11 solo voice; total 106)

Aspirants: Pubereaux Ste.-Foy (tenor, [210]), Blaise (bassoon, [341]), Kresser (trumpet, 209), Picard (bass ch., 234), Gaillod (doublebass, 219), Bérou (violin, [251, 406]), Montaubry (viola, [290]), Lebouc (cello, [252]), Jouët (cello, [280])
Sociétaires (10 December 1843): Rignault aîné (violin, 197), Lecointe (viola, 198), Jancourt (bassoon, 199), Labro aîné (doublebass, 200), Giraud (tenor, 201), Chazotte (tenor, 202), Koenig (tenor, 203), Mme Ste.-Foy Henry (soprano adj., 222), ; (17 December 1843): Aumont (viola, 204, Bernard (horn, 205), Lutgen (bass, 206); (16 January 1844): Mme Stoltz (soprano solo, 223); (29 January 1844): Lebourlier (bass, 207)
Separations: Blangy (horn and viola, 010; retired, m. h.), Dossion (bassoon, 032; retired, m. h.), Niquet (doublebass, 069; retired, m. h.), Laty (tenor, 052; resigned, m. h.), Charpenter (tenor, 180; retired), Mme Barbier (soprano, 112; retired), Wartel (tenor, 127; dismissed for absence), Alizard (bass, 184; resigned, but maintained solo status)
Deaths: Demouy (violin, 095)

Other

  • Number of sociétaires: 106 (63 orchestra, 32 chorus, 11 solo)

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (3), pp. 99-128
Minutes, Assemblée Générale: D 17345 (3), pp. 103-07, 126-28
Secretary's Report: D 17341 (12 May 1844, Meifred; printed)