78e ANNÉE: 1904-05

Committee

President: Théodore Dubois
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: Georges Marty
2e chef: Gianini, succ. 29 November 1904 by Philippe Gaubert
Secretary: A. Seitz
Comm. pers.: Wenner
Comm. mat.: Girod
Agt. compt.: Rose
Arch.-Caissier: Chavy
Rép. chant: Schvartz
Memb. adj.: Tracol

Insp. Salle: Siguier

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Gasser
   Agt. compt.: Vuillermoz
   Treas.: Rose

Season

20 concerts + Prix de Paris concerts (Tournemire: Le Sang de la Sirène) 20 November 1904 and apparently another at the Th. de la Gaité, concert 4 May 1905 to benefit a Beethoven monumet in Paris.
New Works: Handel: Saul; Liszt: Christus, part I; Rimsky-Korsakov: Piano Concerto.
Living French composers: Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 2; Ropartz: Fantaisie in D Major; Chausson (instr. d'Indy): Chant funèbre; Alexandre Georges: Deux Préludes pour Axel; Alfred Bruneau: Penthesilée; Fauré: Madrigal and Pavane; Paladilhe: Stabat mater. Franck: Les Béatitudes.
Soloists: Jacques Thibaud, Henri Marteau, Holmann, Ricardo Viñes, Raoul Pugno.
Assemblées Générales: 29 November 1904 extraordinaire (auditions, election of a 2e chef: Gaubert), 26 May 1905

Personnel

Sociétaires: (14 June 1904): Mille (tenor, 585); (28 June 1904): Barraine (cello, 586); (4 October 1904): Pickett (doublebass, 587); (11 October 1904): C.  Le Métayer (viola, 588).
Separations: Balbreck (viola, 552), Bas (oboe, 502), Gianini (viola, 473), Touche (violin, 560)
Deaths: Bernard (bass ch., 516), Lenoble (bass ch., 533), Palianti (bass ch., 519), Mme Poncet, Dumas (violin, 298), Viguier (viola, 334), Baptiste Marty (tenor, 389), A. Turban (violin, 411).

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (16)
Minutes, Assemblées Générales: D 17342 (1), pp. 38-41 (29 November 1904), 42-49 (26 May 1905)
Secretary's Report: D 17341 (26 May 1905, Seitz)