17th Season - Concert Schedule

September 1963 to March 1964

All 3 concerts performed at Andover Grammar School

Thursday, 26th September 1963

Songs (Early English):
Purcell Music for awhile
Purcell Mad Bess
Anon. arr. Dolmetsch The Whyte Lillie
Anon. arr. Dolmetsch Lye still me deare
Alfred Reynolds Ah me, when shall I marry me?
Beethoven Sonata in G major (Waldstein)
Songs (Lieder):
Gustav Mahler Rheinlegendchen
Gustav Mahler Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
Hugo Wolf Das verlassene Magdlein
Hugo Wolf Die Zigeunerin
Hugo Wolf Mausfallen spruchlein
Chopin Andante Spianato and Grande
Songs (Modern English and Folk Songs):
Samuel Barber The Daisies
Samuel Barber Sure on this shining night
Herbert Howells King David
Hilaire Belloc Tarantelle
Scottish Trad. arr. Diack Ca' the Yowes
Scottish Trad. arr. Diack I'm owre young
Debussy La fille aux cheveux de lin
Dohnanyi Rhapsody in G

Concert 1 - 7:00pm

Iris Loveridge - Piano
Ruth Little - Contralto
Reginald Hardy - Accompanist

Thursday, 21st November 1963

"Don Pasquale"
Comic Opera in Three Acts by Gaetano Donizetti
Act I Scene I Don Pasquale's room (in the morning)
Act I Scene II Norina's boudoir (a little later)
Act II Sitting room of Don Pasquale's house
(afternoon of the same day)
Act III Scene I Ante-room in Don Pasquale's house
(evening of the same day)
Act III Scene II The Garden of Don Pasquale's house
(later that evening)

Concert 2 - 7:00pm

The Opera Players

Richard Golding - Don Pasquale
Frederick Westcott - Dr. Malatesta
John Ford - Ernesto
Brenda Stanley - Norino
John Ford - A Notary
Christopher Shaw - Piano

Thursday, 5th March 1964

Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Grosso in F major Op. 6 No. 9
J. S. Bach Concerto in A minor for Violin and Strings
Mozart arr.
Sydney Northcote
How calm is my spirit
Mozart Divertimento in D major K. 136
Elgar Serenade in E minor Op. 20
Four Greek Songs, Matyas Seiber, English words by Peter Carroll:
    O my love, how long
Have pity on me
Each time, my love, you say farewell
O your eyes are dark and beautiful
Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat major Op. 6 No. 7

Concert 3

Southern String Orchestra

John Bacon - Leader
Kathleen Merritt - Conductor
Gladys New - Soprano
John Bacon - Solo Violin

Season 17 A.G.M.

Thursday, 19th March 1964

Annual General Meeting, 7:30pm


White Cottage,
Winchester Gardens,

17th Season Committee
Chairman: Mrs. P. H. Ponting   Dr. A. Blyth
Secretary: Miss Gladys New   Mr. P. Franklin
Treasurer: Mr. R. Hardy   Mr. G. Norris
  Mrs. G. R. Davies   Mr. L. Ponting

Putting these history pages together we can see how many gaps exist in our records. If you have access to any of the information that is clearly marked as missing then do please let us know:- by email to the or the - alternatively; refer to the contact information available on the About AMC page or talk to a committee member at one of our concerts.

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