The Third Season 1883-1884

The Third Season 1883-1884

Georg Henschel's final season as conductor of the Boston Symphony built on the previous two. The season was shortened slightly, from 26 Saturday night concerts down to 24. They continued their appearances at Harvard, with 6 concerts at Sanders Theatre, and visited a dozen cities, returning to Portland, Maine; Providence & Newport, Rhode Island; Fitchburg, Worcester, Lynn, Lowell, New Bedford and Salem Massachusetts; and making first visits to Melrose, Wakefield, Fall River and Stockbridge, Massachusetts.