Cancelled Event: Vocal Concert and Dramatic Presentation: J. W. Lingard Benefit

Event Information

Venue(s):
Winter Garden

Conductor(s):
Angelo Torriani

Event Type:
Orchestral

Performance Forces:
Vocal

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
2 November 2015

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

27 Dec 1866, 1:30 PM

Program Details

Grand Operatic and Booth Matinee. For Lingard, because of the destruction of his New Bowery Theater, with a loss of $50,000 (per NYT ad, 12/23/66; see also AN: NYT 12/25/66, AR: NYP 12/28/66, p. 4). [Postponed, due to snowstorm (per NYT 12/28/66, p. 4, NYP 12/28/66, p. 4)]No evidence this performance ever took place.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
Composer(s): Verdi
3)
Composer(s): Verdi
Participants:  Signor [tenor] Baragli
4)
aka Spanish melody
Participants:  Carmelina Poch [mezzo]
7)
Composer(s): Verdi
Participants:  Francesco Mazzoleni
8)
aka Etoile du nord, L', ballad
Composer(s): Meyerbeer
Participants:  Minnie Hauk
9)
aka Drinking song
Composer(s): Donizetti
Participants:  Enrico Testa
10)
aka Bezähmte Widerspänstige; Katherine and Petruchio; Catherine and Petruchio; Catharine and Petruchio
Text Author: Shakespeare
Participants:  Edwin Thomas Booth

Citations

1)
Announcement: New-Yorker Musik-Zeitung, 19 December 1866, 314.
2)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 22 December 1866, 7.
3)
Announcement: New-York Times, 27 December 1866, 4.
4)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 27 December 1866, 7.

Includes program.

5)
Announcement: New York Clipper, 29 December 1866, 302.