62e ANNÉE: 1888-89

Committee

President: Ambroise Thomas
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: Jules Garcin
2e chef: Jules Danbé
Secretary: Albert Ferrand
Comm. pers.: Wenner
Comm. mat.: Fridrich
Agt. compt.: Thierry
Arch.-Caissier: Alf. Turban
Rép. chant: Heyberger
Memb. adj.: Paul Tafffanel (repl. 16 July1888 by Flajollet)

Insp. Salle: Dupuis

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Taffanel
   Agt. compt.: J. Lafitte
   Treas.: Alf. Turban

Season

18 concerts + national centennial celebration (Versailles, 5 May 1889), Exposition concert at Trocadéro (20 June; see 1889-90)
First performances . . . Living French composers: Th. Gouvy: Symphony in D Major, Franck: Symphony in D Minor; Gounod La Communion des Saints
Guest soloists: Mme Montigny-Rémaury (=Mme de Serres), Diemer/Taffanel/Berthelier, Sarasate
Assemblées Générales: 16 July 1888 (Caisse de prévoyance, elections), 15 December 1888 (proposal for Exposition concert at Trocadéro), 26 April 1889 (proposal for supplemental concert for French centenary, Versailles), 29 May 1889

Personnel

Sociétaires (19 June 1888): Grisy (clarinet, 495); (30 October 1888): Aubert (chant, 497), Bach (chant, 499), Delsart (chant, 496); (20 November 1888): Gasser (viola, 499)
Separations: de Soros (tenor, 284, 357; retired), Triébert (oboe, 459; resigned), Masson (bass ch., 409; resigned, m. h.)
Deaths: Delisse (trombone, 331), Pasquet (doublebass, 327), Villaufret (bassoon, 372)

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (11)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: D 17431