Bound volume of 38 programs for concerts of the BSO, conducted by Emil Paur and Artur Nikisch, seasons 1892-98, all at the Infantry Hall in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. Programs are almost complete, in excellent condition, bound without their original covers. A few pages with advertisements at the end may also be missing, but all the lines notes and program pages are present.
Concerts include performances with soloists such as pianists Ferruccio Busoni (2), Alexander Siloti, Rafael Joseffy (2), Teresa Carreño, Emil Paur, Carl Baermann, Antoinette Szumowska, Martinus Sieveking, George W. Proctor - violinists Cesar Thomson, Leonora von Stosch, Franz Kniesel, I. Schnitzler (2), T. Adamowski (3), Carl Halir - cellist Alwin Schroeder (4) - singers Emma Juch, Lillian Nordica, Pol Plançon, Ben Davies, Johanna Gadski, Max Heinrich, Anton Schott, Gertrude Franklin, Clementine DeVere-Sapio, Lillian Blauvelt, Gertrude May Stein.
Book is 6 x 8.75 inches, and 1.5 inches thick, covers and binding are in excellent condition. Programs can not be sold separately. See photos of the spine, and a few pages inside as example.