57e ANNÉE: 1883-84

Committee

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

Insp. Salle: Flajollet

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Lebouc
   Agt. compt.: Flajollet
   Treas.: Turban

Season

18 concerts
First performances: Mendelssohn: "Reformation" Symphony, movts. II-III. Wagner: Tannhäuser ov. New excerpts from Handel: Israel in Egypt and Meyerbeer: Struensée.
Living French composers: Lenepveu: Velléda
Guest Soloists: Mme Essipoff (Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5), Marsick (Vieuxtemps: D-Minor Concerto), Sarasate (Beethoven: Violin Concerto)
Assemblée Générale: 20 May 1884

Personnel

Sociétaires: none [see V-1883]
Separations: Porthéhaut (bass ch., 254, 291; retired, m. h.), Cléophas (bass ch., 392; resigned, m. h.), Grisy (tenor, 330; resigned, over-commitment as maître de chapelle, m. h.), Viguier (viola, 334; resigned, failing eyesight, m. h.)
Deaths: Quesne (bass ch. 275), Franchomme (cello, 034); also Prumier (harpist externe)

Sources

Minutes, Committee:  D 17345 (10)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: D 17341; secretary's report on Prix Rossini for AG 20-V-1884 in D 17337 (1)