49e ANNÉE: 1875-76

Committee

President: Ambroise Thomas
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: E.-M.-E. Deldevez
2e chef: Lamoureux
Secretary: Taffanel
Comm. pers.: Turban
Comm. mat.: Vital
Agt. compt.: Garcin
Arch.-Caissier: Hippolyte Rabaud
Rép. chant: Heyberger
Memb. adj.: Jacquard

Insp. Salle: Dupuis

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Lebouc
   Agt. compt.: Ferrand
   Treas.: Lecointe

Season

18 concerts
New Works: Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust (parts I-II), Handel: Organ Concerto. Living French Composers: Deldevez: Symphony No. 2 in C; Saint-Saëns: Le Rouet d'Omphale; Reyer: Sigurd (finale, act II)
Guest soloists: Alexandre Guilmant (Handel: Organ Concerto), Wieniawski (Beethoven: Violin Concerto), Saint-Saëns (Beethoven: Choral Fantasy), Mme Chapuy (soprano, Beethoven: Ninth Symphony)
Assemblées Générales: 26 November 1875 (statutes: terms of office of 1st and 2nd conductors), 16 May 1876

Personnel

Aspirants en cas: Cohen (violin, [445]), Gilbert (violin, [446]); actifs: Wenner (violin, [427]), Desjardins (violin, [428]), Flajollet (tenor, [435]), Brisson (tenor, [437]), Mouret (bass ch., [430])
Sociétaires (5 October 1875): Muratet (violin, 415), Delamour (doublebass, 416); (12 Ocober 1875): Soyer (doublebass, 417); (19 October 1875): Teste (trumpet, 418)
Separations: Leudet (violin, 148; retired, m. h.), Venettozza (violin, 188; retired, m. h.), Dubois aîné (trumpet, 267; resigned for illness, m. h.)
Deaths: Fleury (tenor, 165 and 260)

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (9)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: D17341