43e ANNÉE: 1869-70

Committee

President: Daniel F.-E. Auber
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: François George-Hainl
2e chef: Deldevez
Secretary: A. Viguier
Comm. pers.: Porthéhaut
Comm. mat.: Rose
Agt. compt.: Adolphe Blanc
Arch.-Caissier: Ernest Altès
Rép. chant: Charlot
Memb. adj.: Lamoureux

Insp. Salle: Chazotte

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Alexandre Tilmant
   Agt. compt.: Ferrand
   Treas.: Lecointe

Season

14 concerts + concert for Ministry of the Marine (17 March 1870)
New Works: Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 (movts. II-III; Rose); Schumann: Manfred ov.; Gernsheim: C-Minor Piano Concerto (composer as soloist). Living French Composers: Joncières: Violin Concerto (Danbé), Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto (composer as soloist), Vaucorbeil: La Mort de Diane (excerpts: scène & air); Gounod: Requiem (excerpts: Sanctus, Pie Jesu)
Guest soloists: Saint-Saëns (see above), Gernsheim (see above). Singers: Mlle Marimon, Bloch (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony and Halévy: Ave verum), MM. Achard, Gailhard (Beeethoven; Ninth Symphony); Mlle Krauss (Vaucorbeil [see above] and air from Freischütz); Mlles Krauss and Nilsson and M. Faure (benefit concert of 17 March 1870)
Assemblée Générale: 15 May 1870

Personnel

Sociétaires (26 October 1869): Jacquard (cello, 379), Espaignet (bassoon, 380), Donjon (flute, 381), Défourneaux (doublebass, 382), Bourdeau (bassoon, 383); (16 November 1869): Cerclier (trombone, 384), Ponsard (bass, 385); (14 May 1870): Ambroselli (tenor, 390), Cléophas (bass, 392)
Separations: Altès aîné (flute, 266; resigned, m. h.), Jancourt (bassoon, 194; resigned, m. h.), Millault (violin, 128; retired, m. h.), Rignault aîné (violin, 197; retired, m. h.), Franchomme (cello, 034; retired, m. h.), Chevillard (cello, 115; resigned; m. h.), Aimès (tenor, 269; resigned, m. h.), Cailleteau (bass, 308; resigned)
Deaths: J. B. Tolbecque (viola, 086), Buteux (clarinet, 016)

Other

  • Value of jeton: 11.40 francs

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (7)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: D 17341 (15 May 1870, Viguier)