– Orchestergesellschaft Winterthur

Gary Larson
David spent eight very memorable years conducting the Orchestergesellschaft Winterthur. Here are the programmes.

As conductor, one owes a considerable amount to the Orchestral Leaders and their contribution. They were as follows:

Urs Wehrle, until Summer 94
Sylvia Gmür, from Winter 94 until Winter 97
Antonia Ruesch, from Winter 96

Winter 91

Sat 18 Jan 92 outside Winterthur
Sun 19 Jan 92 Arbogast, Oberwinterthur

VIVALDI Concerto in G minor “per l´Orchestra di Dresda”
FRANZ ANTON RÖßLER (ROSETTI) Horn Concerto in D minor
HÄNDEL Concerto Grosso Op 6 No 1 in G major
CLEMENTI Symphony in Bb major, Op 44

Soloist: Kenneth Henderson, Solo-Hornist, Stadtorchester Winterthur

Summer 92

Sat 4 Jul ref. Kirche, Russikon
Sun 5 July kath. Kirche St. Urban, Winterthur-Seen

FAURE Masques et Bergamasques
WEBER Bassoon Concerto
RESPIGHI Antiche Danze ed Arie I

Soloist: Franziska Weibel, Bassoon (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Winter 92

Sun 8 Nov am Alte Kaserne, Winterthur (Opening)
Sun 6 Dec Mehrzweckhalle, Hettlingen

BOURGEOIS Serenade
MOZART Wind Harmonies from “Nozze di Figaro” 1, 4, 5
ROSENHECK Circus Rondo
ELGAR Chanson De Nuit
J. STRAUSS II Pizzicato Polka
FARKAS Concertino rustico for Alphorn and Strings
WALTON Two Pieces from “Henry V”
ANDERSON Plink Plunk Plank
SIBELIUS Valse triste Op. 44
POPY Suite Orientale Nr. 1, 2, 4
SCHUBERT Marche militaire Op. 51 Nr. 1

Soloist: Nigel Downing (Tonhalle), Alphorn

Summer 93

Sat 15 May Elgg
Sun 16 May Alte Kaserne, Winterthur
Sat 19 June Altersheim in Oberwinterthur (ohne Honegger)

MARTIN Pavane “Couleur de temps”
MOZART Piano Concerto in F major, K459
HAYDN Symphony in D major No 104, “London”

Soloists: Manuel Bärtsch, Piano (Burkhalter-Stiftung) (15/16 May), Brigitte Vinzens, Piano (19 June)

Winter 93

Sun 14. Nov Mehrzweckhalle, Hettlingen
Fri 19 Nov Alte Kaserne,.Winterthur

MENDELSSOHN Nocturne from “A Summer Night’s Dream”
FAURE Pavane
HÄNDEL Water Music
HUBER Intrada
PURCELL “Fairy Queen”
ROSSINI Overture to “L’Italiana in Algeri”

“Soloist”: Vera Schweiger, Speaker

Summer 94

Sat 18 June 1994, 20.00 Uhr, reformierte Kirche, Aadorf
Sun 19 June 1994, 20.00 Uhr, Kirche Arbogast, Oberwinterthur

RACHMANINOV Vocalise Op. 34 Nr. 14
MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64
BEETHOVEN 1. Symphony in C major Op. 21

Soloist: Stefan Tönz, Violin (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Winter 94

Sat 14 Jan 95 Alte Kaserne Winterthur
Sun 15 Jan 95 Kirche Wil, Rafzerfeld

SCHUBERT Overture “in the Italian Style” in D major, D 590
BOTTESINI 2nd Double Bass Concerto in B minor
BRITTEN Simple Symphony
LARSSON Pastoralsvit, Op. 19

Soloist: Edward Tapceanu, Double Bass

Radio recordings for Radio Eviva!

Summer 95

Sat 17 June Mehrzweckhalle Hettlingen
Sun 18 June ref. Kirche Embrach

IVES “The Unanswered Question”
HUMMEL Trumpet Concerto in Eb major
HAYDN Symhony No 101 in D major, “The Clock ”

Soloist: Immanuel Richter, Trumpet (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Winter 95

Sat 18 Nov St. Anton, Zürich
Sun 19 Nov Zwingli-Kirche, Winterthur

MATTENBERGER “Chroma”, CH-UA
DELIUS “On hearing the first cuckoo in spring”
DELIUS “A Song before Sunrise”
RHEINBERGER Organ Concerto No 2 in G minor

Soloist: Heinz Specker, Organ

Summer 96

A Sat 18 May Kirche Arbogast, Oberwinterthur
A Sun 19 May ref. Kirche, Embrach
B Fri 14 June Embrach (Chorfest)
C Sun 16 June Embrach (Chorfest)

Programme A

BORODIN Sketches from Central Asia
GLAZUNOV Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Strings
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
ROSSINI Overture to “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”

Soloist: Philippe Savoy, Saxophone (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Programme B

SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
ZELLER Vogelhändler/Grüss Euch Gott
LEHAR Lustige Witwe/Viljas Lied
STRAUSS Die Fledermaus/Im Feuerstrom der Reben
ROSSINI Overture to “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”
MOZART Tamos/Schon weichet Dir Sonne

Programme C

HUBER Intrada
BOURGEOIS Serenade
SCHUBERT Military March Op. 51

Winter 96

A Sat 16 Nov Kirche Wil, Rafzerfeld
A Sun 17 Nov Zwingli-Kirche, Winterthur
B Sat 18. Jan. 97 Adlergarten Winterthur
B Sun 19. Jan. 97 Alte Kaserne Winterthur

Programme A

VIVALDI Concerto “per la Solennità di S. Lorenzo”
BACH Concerto for Oboe d’amore BWV1055
CPE BACH Wind Sonatas
HINDEMITH Tuttifäntchen for Small Orchestra

Soloist: Silvia Zabarella, Oboe d’amore {Stadtorchester Winterthur}

Programme B

VIVALDI & HINDEMITH (as in Programme A)
BOCCHERINI Cello Concerto in G major, G480

Soloist: Thomas Baer, Cello
Conductor: Hansruedi Nick (Programme B – Áedán’s birth!)

Summer 97

A Sat 22 March kath. Kirche, Wülflingen (Steiner-Schule, Winterthur)
B Sat 31 May Zwingli-Kirche, Winterthur
B Sun 1 June ref. Kirche, Embrach

Programme A

VIVALDI Concerto “per la Solennità di S. Lorenzo”
HINDEMITH Tuttifäntchen for Small Orchestra
VIVALDI Gloria (mit Steiner-Schule, Winterthur)

Programme B

MOZART Overture to “La Clemenza di Tito”, K621
MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 1 in D major
Soloists: Susanne Keltsch, Violin, and Bernd Haag, Viola

Winter 97

A Sun 21 Sept Fraumünster, Zürich (Alzheimer-Stiftung)
B Sat 15 Nov Buchberg
B Sun 16 Nov Zwingli-Kirche

Programme A

MOZART Overture to “La Clemenza di Tito”, K621
SIBELIUS Suite: “Pelléas et Mélisande”, Op. 46

Programme B

WIRÉN Sinfonietta, Op. 7
TISCHHAUSER The Beggar’s Concerto für Kl.
SIBELIUS Suite: “Pelléas et Mélisande”, Op. 46

Soloist: Pierre-Yves Dubois, Clarinet (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Summer 98

Sat 20 June Zwingli-Kirche
Sun 21 June ref. Kirche Embrach

HONEGGER Pastorale d’Été
RODRIGO Concierto de Aranjuez
ARRIAGA Sinfonia a gran orquestra in D-Dur

Soloist: Lucia Sachs Downing, Guitar

Winter 98

Sat 14 Nov ref. Kirche, Aadorf
Sun 15 Nov Zwingli-Kirche, Winterthur

CORELLI Concerto grosso “Weihnachtskonzert” in g-moll Op.6 Nr. 8
SAINT-SAËNS Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor, Op. 33
TORELLI Christmas Concerto in G minor Op.8 Nr.
DAVID HÖNIGSBERG Chamber Symphony 1998 (Uraufführung)

Soloist: Cécile-Nicole Tacier, Cello (Burkhalter-Stiftung)

Summer 99

Sat 12 June Zwingli-Kirche, Winterthur
Sun 13 June ref. Kirche Embrach

GOUNOD Petite Symphonie pour vents
BREINER Beatles Concerto Grosso Nr. 1
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36