Bound volume of 38 programs for concerts of the BSO, conducted by Wilhelm Gericke, seasons 1898-1905, 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 Teresa Carreño, Leopold Godowski, Harold Bauer, Ernst von Dohnanyi, Adele aus der Ohe, Carl Baermann, Edith Thompson, Fanny Bloomfield-Zeisler - violinists Norma Neruda, Fritz Kreisler, Franz Kniesel (2), Willy Hess, Enrique Fernandez-Arbos, Leonora Jackson, Timothee Adamowski (2) - cellists Alwin Schroeder (2), Elsa Ruegger, Jean Gerardy - singers Johanna Gadski, Giuseppe Campanari, Josephine Jacoby, Theodore Byard, Ben Davis (2), Gertrude May Stein, Agnes Janson, Evta Kileski, Julia Heinrich, Electa Gifford, Robert Hosea.
Book is 6 x 9 inches, and 1.6 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.