Maurice Eisenberg's Concert Schedule

Born in Konigsberg of Polish parents, [Maurice] Eisenberg (1900-1972) was brought to the United States by his family when he was two years old. After early training in Baltimore, he played in the Philadelphia Orchestra before becoming principal cellist of the New York Symphony at the age of 18. In 1921, Eisenberg had the opportunity to play for Pablo Casals, who was touring the U.S. This meeting proved to be a turning point in Eisenberg's life because, with Casals' encouragement, he went to Europe the following year to continue his advanced training. Although he studied with Julius Klengel, Hugo Becker, Nadia Boulanger, and Diran Alexanian, Casals was his most important mentor, and they became lifelong friends. 

Eisenberg spent the years between 1926-1939 playing and teaching in Europe. He was well known for his interpretation of the Bach Suites, but his repertoire also included much twentieth-century music. He was a member of the Menuhin Trio and was the founder and artistic director of the London International Violoncello Center. Eisenberg held teaching positions at the Ecole Normale de Musique in Paris (where he succeeded Alexanian as professor of the Casals Class), the Longy School of Music in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and during the last ten years of his life, the International Summer Courses in Cascais, Portugal. His book, Cello Playing of Today, first published in 1957, is now in its fifth edition. At the time of his death in 1972, Eisenberg was Professor of the Cello at the Juilliard School of Music. (Biography from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro)

I would like to present Eisenberg's concert schedule below for anyone who is interested in learning about how a leading cellist and pedagogue helped codify the cello repertoire in the twentieth-century United States. The information is taken from historic newspapers and concert programs from various archives.

12 February 1914 (Baltimore)
Concert sponsored by the Young Men's Hebrew Association at the Old Masonic Temple, accompanied by E. Lester Man.

8 May 1914 (Baltimore)
Played at the Peabody Exhibition Concert with other advanced Conservatory students.

15 December 1914 (Baltimore)
Played at the Madison Street Synagogue as Hanukkah entertainment. Violinist Benjamin Eisenberg also participated. 

28 February 1915 (Baltimore)
Played a recital with pianist Helen Kinsman at the Enoch Pratt Library (Branch No. 12).
Grützmacher - Nocturne [Op. 32, No. 1]
Corelli - Sarabande [Op. 5, No. 8]
Godard - Berceuse from Jocelyn
Martini - Gavotte
Works for piano by Beethoven, Staub, Liszt, and Chopin

28 March 1915 (Baltimore) 
Played a recital with organist Ethel Lustnauer at the Columbia Avenue Methodist Church.
Goltermann - Andante from Cello Concerto No. 3
Works for organ by Borowski, Widor, J.S. Bach, and Hollins

25 April 1915 (Baltimore)
Participated in the sacred concert by the Meyerbeer Singing Society at the Jewish Educational Alliance Building. Violinist Benjamin Eisenberg also participated. 

25 July 1915 (Baltimore)
Played on a recital with organist Harold D. Phillips at the Peabody Conservatory.
Bargiel - Adagio, Op. 38
Goltermann - Andante from Cello Concerto No. 3
Popper - Mazurka [Op. 11, No. 3]
Works for organ by Beethoven, Weber, Tchaikovsky

3 February 1916 (Elkton, Maryland)
Played for the Women's Club of Elkton at the Mechanics' Hall with pianist Esther Cutchin and soprano Mary E. Sharp (sponsored by Peabody).
Grützmacher  - Nocturne [Op. 32, No. 1]
Bruch - Kol Nidrei, Op. 47
Popper - Mazurka [Op. 11, No. 3] 
Works for piano by Chopin, Aliabiev, Arensky, Schumann, and Saint-Saens. Songs by Haydn, Verdi, Cadman, Lehman, Laforge, Sinding, Homer, Horn, and Arne.

4 February 1916 (York, Pennsylvania)
Played for the Women's Club of York at the Country Club of York with pianist Esther Cutchin and soprano Mary E. Sharp (sponsored by Peabody). The proceeds went to war relief in Poland.
Grützmacher - Nocturne [Op. 32, No. 1]
Bruch - Kol Nidrei, Op. 47
Popper - Mazurka [Op. 11, No. 3]
Works for piano by Chopin, Aliabiev, Arensky, Schumann, and Saint-Saens. Songs by Haydn, Verdi, Cadman, Lehman, Laforge, Sinding, Homer, Horn, and Arne.

13 February 1916 (Baltimore)
Played on a recital with organist Anne H. Peterson at Peabody.
Bargiel - Adagio, Op. 38
Massenet - Elegie
Godard - Berceuse from Jocelyn
Popper - Mazurka [Op. 11, No. 3]
Work for organ by Buck, Schumann, Boëllmann, Bartlett, and Smart.

20 November 1916 (Baltimore)
Played Bargiel's Adagio, Op. 38 after a speech by Rabbi Schulman at the Hebrew Benevolent Society.

21 December 1916 (Baltimore)
Played for the Hanukkah presentation for the Sisterhood of the Madison Avenue Temple.

26 May 1917 (Baltimore)
Played at an awards ceremony at Peabody with other advanced students.

22 July 1917 (Baltimore)
Played at an open-air service at Pro-Cathedral. Eisenberg was already in the Baltimore Symphony at this point.

12 April 1921 (Washington DC)
Played a joint recital with pianist Louis Potter at the Mew Masonic Temple Auditorium. Eisenberg was accompanied by Gertrude McRae. Eisenberg was a member of the New York Symphony Orchestra at this point.
Boëllmann - Variations Symphoniques, Op. 23
Bruch - Kol Nidrei, Op. 47
Popper - Gavotte, Op. 23
Chausson/Ronchini - Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19
Rimsky-Korsakov/Schroeder - Song of India from Sadko
Saint-Saens - Allegro Appassionato, Op. 43
Saint-Saens - Swan from the Carnival of the Animals (encore)

5 February 1922 (New York)
Provided music at the Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church at services. He played Andante Moderato from an unspecified piece by Saint-Saens with organist John Hyatt Brewer and Andante Cantabile by Tchaikovsky as part of a string quartet.

18 February 1926 (London debut)
Recital at the Aeolian Hall with pianist Clarence Raybould.
Locatelli/Piatti - Sonata (from Op. 6, Nos. 6 and 12)
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012
Boccherini - Cello Sonata [No. 6?]

7 December 1926 (London)
Recital at the Aeolian Hall with pianist Clarence Raybould.

15 November 1926 (Berlin)
Played a recital including works by Debussy, Ravel, and Couperin.

15 November 1930 (Berlin)
Recital at the Sing-akademie. Below is an incomplete recital program.
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2
Granados - Spanish Dance [No. 5]

29 November 1930 (London)
Recital

24 May 1931 (London) 
Recital

20 October 1931 (Barcelona)
Recital

9 February 1932 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall

12 February 1932 (London)
Premiere of Julian (Julius) Krein's Cello Concerto, Op. 25.

22 February 1933 (Bournemouth)
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with Bournemouth Municipal Symphony with conductor Sir Dan Godfrey.

12 Feb 1934 (London)
Played Bloch's Schelomo with the London Philharmonic Orchestra with Bloch conducting.

14 February 1934 (Bournemouth)
British premiere of Glazunov's Concerto-Ballata, Op. 108, conducted by Sir Dan Godfrey.

30 January 1935 (Bournemouth)
Played Bloch's Schelomo with the Bournemouth Municipal Symphony with conductor, conducted by Richard Austin

4 February 1935 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall, accompanied by George Reeves
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Fauré - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 117
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)

24 January 1936 (London) 
Recital at Wigmore Hall, accompanied by George Reeves
Bach - Suite No. 1, BWV 1007
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 38

7 February 1936 (Paris)
French premiere of Arnold Bax's Sonatine at Salle Grevin, accompanied by Lelia Gousseau.

10 October 1936 (Torquay)
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with the Torquay Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Ernest Goss.

10 March 1937 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.

8 October 1937 (Belfast)
Recital at the British Music Society of Northern Ireland, accompanied by Harry Isaacs.

11 October 1937 (London) 
Played on a recital at Wigmore Hall with pianist Cecile Simon and violinist Yvonne Astruc.
Simon - Poeme for Violin, Cello, and Piano
Ravel - Sonata for Violin and Cello
Fauré - Violin Sonata No. 1, Op. 13

22 December 1937 (Bergen, New Jersey)
Solo with Bergen County Orchestra.

27 December 1937 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

7 January 1938 (Baltimore)
Recital at the Peabody Conservatory.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)
de Laserna/Cassadó - Tonadilla
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Howe - Ballade Fantasque

25 March 1938 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.

18 May 1938 (Paris)
Played the Boccherini/Grützmacher Cello Concerto with the Orchestre de l'Association des Concerts Colonne, conducted by Charles Miller.

30 January 1939 (Scranton, Pennsylvania)
Solo with the Anthracite Philarmonic Orchestra at the Masonic Temple Theatre, conducted by Felix M. Gatz.

14 February 1939 (Montclair, New Jersey)
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at the Mount Hebron Junior High School, conducted by Rene Pollain.

26 February 1939 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

4 March 1939 (New York) 
Recital at the Town Hall.

24 January 1940 (Danbury, Connecticut)
Premiere of Donald Tweedy's Cello Sonata with Harry Kaufman.

26 January 1940 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

29 February 1940 (West Orange, New Jersey)
Recital at the Carteret School for Boys.

17 March 1940 (Austin, Texas)
Recital in the Hogg Auditorium, accompanied by Ruth Penick Pickard.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012 (Prelude, Sarabande, and Gavottes)
Bréval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Fauré/Casals - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Haydn/Piatti - Minuet from Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas
Senaille/Salmon - Allegro spiritoso from Violin Sonata, Op. 10, No. 4

26 March 1940 (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Recital with Joseph Battista at the Memorial Auditorium, sponsored by the Raleigh Woman's Club.

26 November 1940 (Stillwater, Oklahoma)
Solo with the Oklahoma A and M Orchestra, conducted by Frank Hladky. The first half of the concert was with orchestra and the second was with piano accompaniment with James Stephenson.

30 November 1940 (Clinton, South Carolina)
Recital at the Presbyterian College, accompanied by Harry Kaufman.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Breval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Bornschein - Appalachian Legend (US Premiere)
Haydn/Piatti - Minuet from Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Sarasate - Zapateado, Op. 23, No. 2
Chopin - Nocturne 
de Laserna/Cassadó - Tonadilla
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas 
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2

3 December 1940 (Maryville, Tennessee)
Recital with Joseph Battista at the Maryville College)
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Boëllmann - Variations Symphoniques, Op. 23
Chopin - Nocturne
de Laserna/Cassadó - Tonadilla
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas 
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2
The program also included works for solo piano by Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Debussy, and Shostakovich.

9 December 1940 (Seattle)
Solo with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Nikolai Sokoloff.

12 December 1940 (Provo, Utah)
Solo with the Brigham Young University Orchestra, conducted by Leroy Robertson.

10 February 1941 (Baltimore)
Recital at Peabody, accompanied by Harry Kaufman.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Boccherini/Grützmacher - Cello Concerto in B-flat major
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Bornschein - Appalachian Legend
Fauré/Casals - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1 (encore)
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165 (encore)
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2 (encore)

17-18 February 1941 (Montclair, New Jersey) 
Played Haydn's Cello Concerto in D major and Strauss's Don Quixote with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at the Mount Hebron Junior High School, conducted by Frieder Weissmann, William Primrose on viola

28 March 1941 (Montclair, New Jersey) 
Informal concert at John Kremer's home hosted by the New Jersey Chamber Music Society. Other musicians included Kenneth Deane, John Cataldo, Gerard Glaubitz, and Dorothy Chapman.
Elliot Griffis - String Quartet No. 2, Allegro
Bach - Sarabande from an unspecified Suite.

1 December 1941 (Hartsville, South Carolina)
Recital at the Coker College Auditorium sponsored by Hartville Music Study and the Coker College.

15 February 1942 (Indianapolis)
Joint recital with soprano Jean Tennyson as part of the Wabash Valley Concert Series.

16 February 1942 (Chicago)
Played 2 movements of the Boccherini/Grützmacher Concerto with the WGN Symphony Orchestra for a program "Music that Endures."

26 February 1942 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Boccherini/Grützmacher - Cello Concerto in B-flat major
Julian Krein - Andante from Cello Concerto, Op. 25
Fauré/Casals - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1
Debussy - unnamed piece

12-13 March 1942 (Los Angeles)
Played the Schumann Cello Concerto, Op. 129 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, conducted by George Szell.

29 July 1942 (New York)
Played Saint-Saens's Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 32 over the radio for WABC, collaborated with Isidor Philipp.

29 November 1942 (Millburn, New Jersey)
Recital at the Millburn Arts Center

18 December 1942 (New York)
8th Jubilee concert at the Hunter College

4-5 January 1943 (Chikisha, Oklahoma)
Recital

12 January 1943 (Provo, Utah)
Solo with the Brigham Young University Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leroy Robertson.
Boccherini/Grützmacher - Cello Concerto in B-flat major
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012

17 January 1943 (Los Angeles) 
Haydn's Concerto in D major with the Hancock Ensemble at the Hancock Auditorium at the University of Southern California.

19 January 1943 (Los Angeles)
Recital at the Hancock Auditorium at the University of Southern California.

24 January 1943 (Stillwater, Oklahoma) 
Recital, accompanied by Mable Murphy

7-8 February 1943 (Red Springs, North Carolina)
Recital at Flora Macdonald College, accompanied by Alexander Wilalta.

April 1943 (Los Angeles) 
Recital with the Hancock Ensemble at the University of Southern California.

9 April 1943 (Waterbury, Connecticut)
Played Beethoven's Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69 for a radio broadcast (WATR)

9 April 1943 (Waterbury, Connecticut) 
Played Brahms's Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 38 for a radio broadcast (WATR)

2 May 1943 (Los Angeles)  
Recital with violinist Anton Maaskof and pianist John Crown at the University of Southern California.
Brahms - Violin Sonata No. 2, Op. 100
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Brahms - Trio No. 2, Op. 87

6 May 1943 (Los Angeles) 
Recital at the Hancock Auditorium at the University of Southern California.
Schubert - Arpeggione Sonata, D. 821
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)

17 October 1943 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn
Moor - Prelude, Op. 123
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012
Bloch - Prayer from Jewish Life
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Chopin - Cello Sonata, Op. 65
Unspecified works by Fuleihan and Weber

19 November 1943 (Evansville, Indiana)
Joint recital with Percy Grainger at the Bosse High School Auditorium. Eisenberg was accompanied by Dorothy Wittich.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi
Chopin - Nocturne
Boccherini - Rondo from String Quintet in C major
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009 (Prelude, Sarabande, Bourrees)
Fauré/Casals - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2

30 November 1943 (Newark, New Jersey)
Played Haydn's Cello Concerto in D major with the National Symphony of Washington DC at the Mosque Theatre, conducted by Hans Kindler. The concert also included Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony.

4 January 1944 (Provo, Utah)
Played Haydn's Cello Concerto in D major with the Brigham Young University Orchestra, conducted by Leroy Robertson. The concert also included Bach's Suite No. 3, BWV 1009.

21 April 1944 (Los Angeles)  
Recital with the Hancock Ensemble at the University of Southern California.

31 March 1944 (Philadelphia)
Recital at the Barclay Ballroom, presented by the Philadelphia Musical Academy, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 38
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Stravinsky - Suite Italienne
Bloch - Prayer from Jewish Life
Boccherini - Rondo from String Quintet in C major
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2

18 April 1944 (Newark, New Jersey)
Recital at Fuld Hall, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Unspecified work by Schubert

27 April 1944 (Philadelphia)
Recital presented by the Philadelphia Musical Academy

16 October 1944 (Williamsburg)
Recital at the College of William and Mary

22 November 1944 (Philadelphia)
Recital with pianist Joseph Schwarz, violinist Jani Szanto, and violist Erwin Groer.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 38
Brahms - Piano Trio No. 3, Op. 101
Brahms - Piano Quartet No. 2, Op. 26

29 November 1944 (Montreal)
Recital at the Quebec Provincial Conservatory with Isidor Philipp
Saint-Saens - Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 32
Philipp - Les Cygnes Noirs
Philipp - Serenade Grotesque
Saint-Saens - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 123

13 December 1944 (Philadelphia) 
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Joseph Schwarz, violinist Jani Szanto, and violist Erwin Groer. 
Brahms - Violin Sonata No. 1, Op. 78
Brahms - Piano Trio No. 2, Op. 87
Brahms - Piano Quartet No. 3, Op. 60

17 December 1944  (New York)
Recital at the Brooklyn Museum, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69 
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Bach - Suite No. 5, BWV 1011 (Prelude, Courante, Sarabande, Gavottes)
Philipp - Les Cygnes Noirs 
Haydn/Piatti - Minuet from Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6) 
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Senaille/Salmon - Allegro spiritoso from Violin Sonata, Op. 10, No. 4

3 January 1945 (Philadelphia)
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69 
Stravinsky - Suite Italienne
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009 
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Haydn/Piatti - Minuet from Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6) 
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas
Senaille/Salmon - Allegro spiritoso from Violin Sonata, Op. 10, No. 4
Philipp - Les Cygnes Noirs 
Philipp - Serenade Grotesque

20 January 1945 (Philadelphia)  
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Joseph Schwarz, violinist Jani Szanto, and violist Carlton Cooley.  
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99
Brahms - Viola Sonata No. 2, Op. 120, No. 2
Brahms - VIolin Sonata No. 3, Op. 108

2 February 1945 (Newark, New Jersey)
Recital at the Newark Academy

14 March 1945 (Philadelphia)  
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Joseph Schwarz, violinist Jani Szanto, violist Trude Gundert, contralto Lyuba Senderowna, and clarinetist Walter Cochrane.
Brahms - Alto Songs, Op. 91
Brahms - Clarinet Sonata No. 1, Op. 120, No. 1
Brahms - Clarinet Trio, Op. 114
Brahms - Violin Sonata No. 2, Op. 100

10 April 1945 (New York) 
Recital at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences with pianist Erno Balogh and violinist Roman Totenberg.
Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 9 "Kreutzer," Op. 47
Debussy - Cello Sonata
Schubert - Piano Trio No. 2, Op. 100

17 April 1945 (New York)
Recital at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences with pianist Erno Balogh and violinist Roman Totenberg.
Mozart - Violin Sonata, K. 454
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Villa-Lobos - Piano Trio No. 3

24 April 1945 (New York) 
Recital at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences with pianist Erno Balogh and violinist Roman Totenberg. 
Milhaud - Violin Sonata No. 2 
Chopin - Cello Sonata, Op. 65
Brahms - Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 8

28 April 1945 (Millburn, New Jersey)
Recital at the Millburn High School Auditorium, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.

11 May 1945 (Philadelphia)   
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Joseph Schwarz, violinist Jani Szanto, violinist Albert Busilow, violist Trude Gundert, and clarinetist Walter Cochrane. 
Brahms - Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115
Brahms - Piano Quintet, Op. 34

20 May 1945
Recital at the Brooklyn Museum

27 May 1945 (Boston)
Recital at the Gardner Museum

4 October 1945 (Montreal)
Recital at the YM-YWHA of Montreal, accompanied by John Newmark.
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Bréval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Bach - Suite No. 2, BWV 1008
Bruch - Kol Nidrei, Op. 47

28 October 1945 (Montclair, New Jersey)  
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at the Mount Hebron Junior High School, conducted by Frieder Weissmann.

11 November 1945 (Baltimore)
Played the Boccherini/Grützmacher Cello Concerto with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Reginald Stewart.

14 December 1945 (Baltimore)
Recital at the Peabody Conservatory, accompanied by Arpan Sandor.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi 
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102 
Bach - Suite No. 2, BWV 1008
Stravinsky - Serenata and Aria from Suite Italienne
Duke - Dialogue (world premiere)
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Senaille/Salmon - Allegro spiritoso from Violin Sonata, Op. 10, No. 4

17 December 1945 (Scranton, Pennsylvania)
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with Scranton Philharmonic Orchestra (subbed for Joseph Schuster) at the Masonic Temple, conducted by Frieder Weissmann.

11 January 1946 (Philadelphia)
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Bruno Eisner, violinists Jano Szanto and Albert Brusilow, and violist Trude Gundert.
Schubert - Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 99
Schubert - Duo in A major
Schubert - String Quartet "Death and the Maiden"

17 January 1946 (Philadelphia) 
Recital at the Barclay Ballroom, presented by the Philadelphia Musical Academy.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99
Bach - Suite No. 2, BWV 1008
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi  
Bréval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Duke - Dialogue (world premiere) 
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Benjamin - Jamaican Rumba
Alexander Krein - Jewish Melodie, Op. 43

26 January 1946 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

3 March 1946 (Torquay) 
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with the Torquay Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Ernest Goss.

10 March 1946 (London)
Played the Boccherini/Grützmacher Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent.

12 April 1946 (Philadelphia) 
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Bruno Eisner, violinists Jano Szanto and Albert Brusilow, and violist Trude Gundert. 
Schubert - String Quartet in E-flat major
Schubert - String Quartet in G major
Schubert - Fantasie in A for violin and piano 

3 May 1946 (Philadelphia)  
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium with pianist Bruno Eisner, violinists Jano Szanto and Albert Brusilow, violist Trude Gundert, cellist JaneSaunders, and bassist Roger Scott.
Schubert - Piano Quintet "Trout"
Schubert - String Quintet

24 October 1946 (Montreal) 
Recital at the YMHA of Montreal accompanied by John Newmark
Bach - Gamba Sonata No. 3, BWV 1029
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99
Bloch - Prayer from Jewish Life
Ibert/Marechal - Le petit âne blanc from Histoires
Turina - Le Jeudi Saint a minuit from Sevilla, Op. 2, No. 2
Benjamin - Jamaican Rumba

27 October 1946 (New York)
Joint recital with soprano Ann Roselle at the Brooklyn Museum.

30 October 1946 (Newark, New Jersey) 
Recital at Fuld Hall with Bruno Eisner at the piano.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Debussy - Cello Sonata
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99

14-15 November 1946 (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Recital at the Doane College, accompanied by Allan Sly.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102 
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009 
Eisenberg - Pizzicato Blues
Other unspecified works

18 November 1946 (Nashville)
Recital at the Ward Balmont College
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Eisenberg - Pizzicato Blues
Other unspecified works

7 November 1946 (Stillwater, Oklahoma)  
Recital at the Oklahoma A and M College, accompanied by Allan Sly.

5 February 1947
Premiered Bax's Cello Concerto with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, conducted by Sit Adrian Boult.

1 March 1947 (London)
Recital for the radio, accompanied by Harriet Cohen.

24 March 1947 (Ottawa)
Recital at the Technical School Hall, accompanied by John Newmark.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi 
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102  
Debussy - Cello Sonata
Ibert/Marechal - Le petit âne blanc from Histoires
Turina - Le Jeudi Saint a minuit from Sevilla, Op. 2, No. 2
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Davydov - At the Fountain, Op. 20, No. 2

30 March 1947 (New York)
Joint recital with Vladimir Padwa at the Brooklyn Museum. Eisenberg was accompanied by Otto Herz.
Cassadó - Toccata in the Style of Frescobaldi 
Schumann - 5 Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102 (3 pieces performed)
Bach/Siloti - Komm, susser Tod
Turina - Le Jeudi Saint a minuit from Sevilla, Op. 2, No. 2
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1

26 May 1947 (Bloomfield, New Jersey)
Recital at the Bloomfield High School, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn.

1 February 1948 (Millburn, New Jersey)
Recital at the Milburn High School

19 February 1948 (Philadelphia)  
Recital at the Ethical Society Auditorium, accompanied by Arpad Sandor.
Elgar - Cello Concerto, Op. 85
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Fauré/Casals - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1
Turina - Le Jeudi Saint a minuit from Sevilla, Op. 2, No. 2
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Ibert/Marechal - Le petit âne blanc from Histoires
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Prokofiev - Gavotte from the Classical Symphony, Op. 25
Unspecified piece by Handel

2 May 1948 (Boston)
Recital at the Gardner Museum

24 October 1948 (Hackettstown, New Jersey)
Recital at the Centenary Junior College, accompanied by Erich-Itor Kahn. The recital included Brahms and pieces by modern and classical composers.

19 January 1949 (Orange, New Jersey)
Recital at the Orange High School
Turina - Le Jeudi Saint a minuit from Sevilla, Op. 2, No. 2
Sarasate - Zapateado, Op. 23, No. 2
Other unspecified pieces.

6 November 1949 (Montreal)
Played Haydn's Cello Concerto in D major with the CBC The Little Symphonies Orchestra, conducted by Roland Leduc.

9 November 1949 (Montreal)
Guest artist at McGill University
Boccherini - String Quintet in C major
Schubert - String Quintet in C major

15 November 1949 (Montclair, New Jersey)
Played Schumann's Cello Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Samuel Antek.

5 February 1950 (Washington DC)
Recital at the Phillips Gallery.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012 (Prelude, Sarabande, and Gavottes)
Stravinsky - Serenata and Aria from Suite Italienne
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Prokofiev - Gavotte from the Classical Symphony, Op. 25
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1

24 October 1950 (Montreal) 
Plays a Suite on an all-Bach concert at McGill University.

26 October 1950 (Montreal)
Recital at the YH-YWMA concert series at the Snowdon Auditorium, accompanied by John Newmark.
Bach - Suite No. 6, BWV 1012
Debussy - Cello Sonata
Beethoven - 7 Variations on a theme from Mozart's Magic Flute
Bloch - Prayer from Jewish Life
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas
Sarasate - Zapateado, Op. 23, No. 2
Prokofiev - Gavotte from the Classical Symphony, Op. 25

12 November 1950 (Philadelphia)
All-Bach recital at the Philadelphia Musical Academy with Agi Jambor.

14 November 1950 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

24 November 1950 (Montreal)
Plays on a recital at McGill University with violinist Alexander Brott and violist Lucien Robert.
Dohnanyi - Serenade, Op. 8
Bach - Suite No. 2, BWV 1008
Brahms - String Quartet No. 2, Op. 51

3 February 1950 (Washington DC) 
Recital at the Phillips Gallery with Vladimir Padwa at the piano.
Bach/Kodaly - 3 Chorale Preludes
Bach/Busoni - Toccata in C major (piano alone)
Bach - Suite No. 2, BWV 1008
Bach - Gamba Sonata No. 2, BWV 1027

5 December 1950 (New York) 
Recital at the Town Hall.

5 January 1951 (Philadelphia) 
All-Bach recital at the Philadelphia Musical Academy with Agi Jambor.

9 January 1951 (New York) 
Recital at the Town Hall.

6 March 1951 (Athens, Ohio)
Recital at the Ohio University, accompanied by Adolph Weiser.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Debussy - Cello Sonata
Stravinsky - Serenata and Aria from Suite Italienne
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165
Sarasate - Zapateado, Op. 23, No. 2

8 March 1951 (Zanesville, Ohio)
Recital at the Muskingum College

15 March 1951 (Newark, New Jersey)
Played Dvořak's Cello Concerto with the Philadelphia Orchestra at the Mosque Theatre, conducted by Eugene Ormandy.

27 November 1951 (Lawrence, Kansas)
Recital at the University of Kansas, accompanied by Marian Jersild.

21 January 1952 (Montreal) 
All-Bach recital with pianist John Newmark and flutist Mario Duschenes at the Gesu Theatre. The recital included an unspecified cello suite, gamba sonata, and flute sonata.

March 1952 (Belfast)
Recital in Belfast, Ireland.

24 and 27 March, and 1 April 1952 (London)
Played the complete Bach Suites and Gamba Sonatas over the course of three concerts at Wigmore Hall, accompanied by Ivor Keys on the Sonatas.

24 April 1952 (Newark, New Jersey)
Joint recital with Mieczyslaw Horszowski at the Griffith Auditorium.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Valentini/Piatti - Sonata in E major (Allettamento Op. 8, No. 10)
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99

24 May 1952 (Newark, New Jersey) 
Played the Boccherini/Grützmacher Concerto with a string ensemble at the Griffith Auditorium in honor of Mrs. Parker O. Griffith.

30 November 1952 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
All-Bach recital at Harvard University
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Bach - Suite No. 4, BWV 1010
Bach - Suite No. 5, BWV 1011

10 December 1952 (New York)
All-Bach recital at the YM-YWHA

25 January 1953 (Washington DC) 
Recital at the Phillips Gallery.
Bach - Suite No. 3, 1009
Stravinsky - Serenata and Aria from Suite Italienne

1 February 1953 (Boston)
Played a recital called "Bach the Court Musician" at the Museum of Fine Arts, accompanied by David Bacon.

October 1954 (Birmingham, England)
Recital at the Barber Institute (Birmingham University) with Ivor Keys. Included music by Bach, Beethoven, and Fauré.

11 October 1954 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys.

12 December 1954 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Recital at the Longy School, accompanied by David Bacon.
Bréval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Fauré - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 117
Stravinsky - Excerpts from Suite Italienne
Hindemith - Capriccio, Op. 8, No. 1
Bach - Unspecified Suite

12 April 1955 (Boston)
Played Elgar's Cello Concerto with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Charles Munch.

10 May 1955 (Athens, Ohio)
Recital at the Ohio University with Erno Dohnanyi.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 1, Op. 38
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 4, Op. 102, No. 1
Dohnanyi - Cello Sonata, Op. 8

16 October 1955 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys.

7-8 November 1955 (Montclair, New Jersey)
Played Brahms's Double Concerto with Maurice Wilk and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Samuel Antek.

11 December 1955 (San Antonio, Texas)
Played Bloch's Schelomo with the San Antonio Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Victor Alessandro.

1 March 1956 (Bournemouth, England)
Played Elgar's Cello Concerto with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves.

19 October 1956 (London)
Recital at St.Mark's Church Hamilton Terrace (St. John's Wood) with Ivor Keys.

6 November 1956
Recital at the Oklahoma College for Women
Granados/Cassadó - Intermezzo from Goyescas
de Laserna/Cassadó - Tonadilla
Prokofiev - Gavotte from the Classical Symphony
Bach - Unspecified suite
Unspecified works by Schumann and Boccherini

7 April 1957 (London)
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys. Complete Beethoven works for cello and piano.

19 March 1958 (Stillwater, Oklahoma)
Recital at the Oklahoma State University, accompanied by Marie Friedlander.
Lully/Bazelaire - Passacaille
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 3, Op. 69
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Boulanger - Piece No. 3 in C-sharp minor
Fauré - Après un rêve, Op. 7, No. 1
Schumann - Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
Prokofiev - Gavotte from the Classical Symphony, Op. 25
Albéniz/Eisenberg - Malagueña from España, Op. 165

22 October 1958 (London) 
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys.

May 1959 (Montclair, New Jersey)
Played Bach/Siloti Air with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jennings Butterfield. Eisenberg also played the Sarabande from Bach's Suite No. 5.

11 May 1959 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Concert at the Longy School.
Gregory Tucker - Divertimento for Piano and Strings (world premiere)
Boccherini/Grützmacher - Cello Concerto in B-flat major
Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1 (Eisenberg conducted)

6 October 1959 (London)
Solo with the Capriol Orchestra, conducted by Roy Budden.

12 March 1962 (London)  
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys.

3 May 1962 (Boston)
Recital at the Lowell House

7 May 1962 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Concert at the Longy School.
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99 (with pianist David Bacon)
Mozart - Oboe Quartet, K. 370
Schumann - Andante and Variations, Op. 46
Piston - Piano Quintet

13 November 1962 (Austin, Texas)
Recital at the University of Texas at Austin, accompanied by Dolores Jerde Keahey.
Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 5, Op. 102, No. 2
Martinu - Cello Sonata No. 2
Bach - Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Haydn/Piatti - Sonata in C major (after Duo, Hob.VI:6)

13 January 1963 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Recital at the Longy School, accompanied by Ivor Keys.
Martinu - Cello Sonata No. 2
Bréval/Alexanian - Cello Sonata in G major, Op. 12, No. 5
Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99
Unspecified Bach suite

15 January 1963 (New York)
Recital at the Town Hall.

11 January 1964 (Montclair, New Jersey)
Played Elgar's Cello Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kenneth Schermerhorn.

11 March 1964 (London)   
Recital at Wigmore Hall with Ivor Keys.

24 October 1965 (Montclair, New Jersey) 
Played Fauré's Elegie with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kenneth Schermerhorn.

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