67e ANNÉE: 1893-94

Committee

President: Ambroise Thomas
Vice-Pres., 1r chef: Paul Taffanel
2e chef: Thibault
Secretary: Ed. Nadaud
Comm. pers.: Trombetta
Comm. mat.: Fridrich
Agt. compt.: Menjaud
Arch.-Caissier: Al. Turban; Rabaud from 28 October 1893
Rép. chant: Samuel-Rousseau
Memb. adj.: Charpentier

Insp. Salle: Flajollet

Caisse de Prévoyance
   Secretary: Taffanel
   Agt. compt.: Rabaud
   Treas.: Al. Turban; Lafitte from 28 October 1893

Season

18 concerts + Prix Rossini before first concert, and official concert at the for the Conseil Municipal de Paris, Hôtel de Ville, to honor the Russian marine.
New Works: Schumann, Le Paradis et la Peri, complete; Grieg: Piano Concerto (Pugno), Raff: Violin Suite (Sarasate), Borodin: Polovtsian Dances with chorus; Brahms: Song of Destiny (Chant de Parques).
Living French composers: Paladilhe, Les Sainte Maries de la mer (exc.); Gounod (died that season): Requiem.
Guest soloists: Raoul Pugno (Grieg), Sarasate (Raff), Delaborde (Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 3). Singers (see programs).
Assemblée Générale: 28 October 1893 extraordinaire, 26 May 1894

Personnel

Sociétaires (30 May 1893): Hennebains (flute, 529), Besnier (violin, 530), Alard (cello, 531), Chavy (viola, 532); (6 June 1893): Lenoble (bass, 533), Besson (bass, 534), Tornié (bass, 535), Vernaelde (bass, 536)
Separations: Ferrand (violin, 332; retired, m. h.)
Deaths: A. Allard (trombone, 484), Colombe (tenor, 458), Maurin (violin, 235); also Dr. Firmin, physician to the society

Sources

Minutes, Committee: D 17345 (12)
Minutes, Assemblée Générale:
Secretary's Report: D 17341