MAUD POWELL'S
AMERICAN AND WORLD PREMIERES
OF VIOLIN CONCERTOS

DATE DESCRIPTION
January 19, 1889 Tchaikovsky Concerto in D, New York Symphony, Walter Damrosch, conductor.
April 14, 1889

Henry Holden Huss Romanze and Polonaise, Op. 11, (Dedicated to Maud Powell), World Premiere, New York Arion Society "Grand Concert,"
Frank Van der Stucken, conductor

February 14, 1891

Saint-Saëns Concerto No. 2 in C, Brooklyn Philharmonic, Theodore Thomas, conductor.

February 23, 1891 Henry Rowe Shelley Concerto in G Minor (Dedicated to Maud Powell), World Premiere, C. Mortimer Wiske, probable conductor, orchestra unknown.
November 12, 1893 Dvorak Concerto in A Minor, New York Arion Society Orchestra, Frank van der Stucken, conductor. (New York premiere)
April 7, 1894 Dvorak Concerto in A Minor, New York Philharmonic, Anton Seidl, conductor. (New York premiere with major orchestra) Dvorak attended this concert & thanked Powell afterward
Date unknown

Lalo Concerto in F Major, Theodore Thomas, conductor, orchestra unknown.

1894-1895 season Lalo Concerto Russe in G Minor, conductor, orchestra, and exact date unknown.
January 11, 1901

Rimsky-Korsakov Fantasia Concertante on Russian Themes, New York Philharmonic, Emil Paur, conductor.

December 30, 1905

Arensky Concerto in A Minor, Russian Symphony Orchestra, Modest Altschuler, conductor.

April 2, 1906 Huss Concerto in D Minor, Op. 12 (Dedicated to Maud Powell), World Premiere, Russian Symphony Orchestra, Modest Altschuler, conductor.
1906-07 season

Conus Concerto in E Minor, conductor, orchestra, and exact date unknown.

November 30, 1906

Sibelius Concerto in D Minor, New York Philharmonic, Wassily Safonoff, conductor.

November 21, 1909

Aulin Concerto in C Minor, Minneapolis Symphony, Emil Oberhoffer, conductor.

June 8, 1911

Bruch Concertstück, World Premiere, Norfolk (CT) Festival Orchestra, Arthur Mees, conductor.

June 4, 1912 Coleridge-Taylor Concerto in G Minor (Dedicated to Maud Powell), World Premiere, Norfolk (CT) Festival Orchestra, Arthur Mees, conductor.

 

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