New York Free Academy Eleventh Annual Commencement and Literary Exercises with Musical Interludes

Event Information

Venue(s):
Academy of Music

Conductor(s):
Harvey Bradley Dodworth

Event Type:
Band

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
24 February 2014

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

06 Oct 1863, 6:30 PM

Program Details



Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
Composer(s): Flotow
3)
aka Park march, The; Central Park; Central Park music; Salutory park march; Salutary park march; Concert-Signal March; Proem
Composer(s): Dodworth
4)
aka Nabuco
Composer(s): Verdi
5)
aka Violetta
Composer(s): Faust
7)
aka March on Lucia di Lammermoor
Composer(s): Dodworth
8)
aka Caledonian airs
Composer(s): Jullien
9)
Composer(s): Verdi
10)
Composer(s): Balfe
11)
Composer(s): Verdi

Citations

1)
Review: New-York Times, 07 October 1863, 8.

Includes full program. 

“The Eleventh Annual Commencement of the New-York Free Academy took place last evening . . . before an immense concourse of people, a vast majority of whom were ladies. . . .

[The exercises were interluded] by the fine performances of Dodworth’s Band.”