Concert program for a Municipal Band concert directed by Mr. Chas. L. Brown. The Thursday evening program included some classical works by Wagner, Liszt, and Bizet. Mr. Francis Richter was the piano soloist on "Rhapsodie Espagnole", a piece by Liszt. Also performed was Moorish Suite: "The Courts of Granada" by R. Chapi, a "prime favorite of the late P.S. Gilmore." A Friday evening concert was performed at Peninsula Park.
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City of Portland, Oregon BUREAU OF PARKS Municipal Band Concert Thursday evening, July 23, 1914 Eight P.M. MR. FRANCIS RICHTER Piano Soloist Washington Park MR. CHAS. L. BROWN, Director Compliments of Sherman Clay & Co. Dancing to the music of the Victrola is the favorite pastime this summer. Are YOU prepared to furnish your guests with this entertainment? PART I Elk's March—"Hello Bill" Waltz—"Gold and Silver" Francis Richter Franz Lehar Overture—"Tannhauser" (a) "Cathedral Chimes" ... - Piano and Band (b) "Rhapsodie Espagnole" Mr. Francis Richter Intermission of ten minutes between Parts I and II Wagner Bower Liszt C. The love of music is born in every one of us and we naturally come to love the kind of music we hear the most. C. Never in the world's history has it been possible to enjoy practically all the music of all the world as it is today, for, by means of the VICTROLA and VICTOR RECORDS, those who have no other musical training can become as familiar with the world's great compositions as were the great impresarios and the most diligent students of a few years ago. Sherman. Clay & Co. PART II Moorish Suite—"The Courts of Granada" - R. Chapi (a) Introduction and March to the Tournament (b) Meditation (c) Serenata U) Finale Note—This magnificent composition was a prime favorite of the late P. S. Gilmore and the statement is authoritatively made that it was performed more than two thousand times by the peerless band of which he was the leader. Invitation a la Valse Grand Fantasia—"Carmen" Von Weber Bizet Two Step—"I Am Going to Make You Love Me" (new) Van Alstyne Friday Evening Concert at Peninsula Park C The opera of "Carmen" is familiar to all of us and the VICTOR RECORDS from this opera are masterpieces. We will gladly play them for you. C. With a VICTROLA in your home your every musical longing will be satisfied as it will open your door to all the music of all the world, and give you command of all the music you like best. C We are VICTROLA Specialists and offer you our exclusive VICTROLA Service. Sherman. Clay & Co. Sixth and Morrison Sts. Opposite Postoffice, Portland, Oregon All the world is agreed that the Piano which stands highest in the list of High-Grade Instruments is the Steinway VICTROLAS AND RECORDS STEINWAY, WEBER AND OTHER PIANOS PIANOLAS Sixth and Morrison, Opp. Postoffice, Portland, Oregon Sherman. Clay & Co.
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July 23, 1914