79e ANNÉE: 1905-06

Committee

President: Gabriel Fauré (Th. Dubois until 30 September 1905)
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: Georges Marty
2e chef: Ph. Gaubert
Secretary: A. Seitz
Comm. pers.: Wenner
Comm. mat.: Girod
Agt. compt.: Rose (prorogé)
Arch.-Caissier: Chavy
Rép. chant: Schvartz
Memb. adj.: Bleuzet

Insp. Salle: Crétinon

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

Season

20 concerts
First performances (13):  Bach: Orchestral Suite [No. 3?] in D Major; cantata Herr, wie du willst, cantata Le Défi de Phoebus and Pan. Franck: Rebecca. Balakirev: Cantata for monument to Glinka.
Living French composers: Fauré: Cantique de Racine, Pelléas et Mélisande suite, Magnard: Symphonie, Hue: La Belle au bois dormant, Hillemacher brothers: Loreley excerpts. Bourgault-Ducoudray: Rapsodie cambodgienne. Le Borne: L'Absent excerpts. Debussy: Afternoon of a Faun.
Guest soloists: Cortot (d'Indy), Delaborde (Beethoven). Francis Planté. Boucherit, Casals.
Assemblée Générale: 30 December 1905 extraordinaire (statutes, article 8bis: orchestra, chorus can appear separately), 22 May 1906

Personnel

Sociétaires (6 June 1905): Sureau-Bellet  (bass ch., 591), Duttenhofer (violin, 592), Lebailly (clarinet, 593),  F. Luquin (violin, 594)
Separations: Thevelin (tenor, 522; retired, m. h.), Cabassol (cello, 402; retired, m. h.), Vannereau (viola, 432; retired, m. h.), Gianini (viola, 2d chef, 473; retired, m. h.), Schvartz (viola, chorusmaster, 513), Vuillermoz (horn, 539; resigned to move to Monte Carlo, returned 1925 with same no.)
Deaths: Aubéry (bass ch., 410), Teste (trumpet, 418), Masson (bass ch., 409), Viguier (viola, 334), Danbé (violin, 2d chef, 361)

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (16)
Minutes, Assemblées Générales: D 17342 (1), pp. 50-65 (30 December 1905), 66-74 (22 May 1906)
Secretary's Report: D 17341 (Seitz)

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