80e ANNÉE: 1906-07

Committee

President: Gabriel Fauré
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: Georges Marty
2e chef: Ph. Gaubert
Secretary: A. Seitz
Comm. pers.: I. Mâche
Comm. mat.: J. Gaillard
Agt. compt.: Pr. Mimart
Arch.-Caissier: Chavy
Rép. chant: J. Gallon
Memb. adj.: Couppas

Insp. Salle: Siguier

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

Season

20 concerts + Prix Cressent (11 November 1906: works of Ropartz), trip to Antwerp (9 April 1907), funeral of Berthelot
First performances: Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 1, Éole apaisé, Dieu ne te juges pas tes fils. Mozart: D-Major Flute Concerto (Hennebains). Haydn: The Creation, complete [actually a reprise]. Schubert: Rosamonde entr'actes and ballet. Berlioz: Harold en Italie. Thomas: Françoise da Rimini prologue. Brahms: Violin Concerto (Capet) Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko excpts.
Living French composers: Dubois: Kybèle. Ropartz: Symphony in E (in regular season; also works on prize concert). Saint-Saëns: Phaéton. Lalo: Piano Concerto. Godard: Le Tasse excpts. Fauré: Shylock. Widor: La Nuit de Walpurgis. Vidal: La Vision de Jeanne d'Arc. Leroux: Harald.
Guest soloists: Louis Diémer (Lalo), Emile Sauer (Schumann), Lucien Capet (Brahms Violin Concerto) Salmon (Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto)
Assemblée Générale: 24 May 1907

Personnel

Sociétaires (5 June 1906): Vieux (viola, 595); (22 May 1906): Gallon (chorusmaster, 596); (29 May 1906): Delaunay (tenor, 597), Gelder (tenor, 598); 5 (June 1906): Manson (bass ch., 299), Renaux (violin, 600), Vialet (horn, 601).
Separations: Schvartz (m. h.), Demarquette (m. h.), Dhorne (m. h.), Cros St.-Ange (m. h.)
Deaths: Collongues (viola, 366), Thibault (violin, 2d chef, 412), Fridrich père (viola, 236), Déledicque (viola, 316), Vannereau (viola, 432), Bérou (violin, 251, 406)

Other

  • Maximum income per sociétaire: 708.39 francs.

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (16) to 18 October 1906
Minutes, Assemblée Générale: D 17342 (1), pp. 75-82
Secretary's Report: D 17341 (24 May 1907, Seitz)