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Giorgio Polacco

Giorgio Polacco (April 12, 1875 - April 30, 1960) was the conductor of the Metropolitan Opera from 1915 to 1917 and the Chicago Civic Opera from 1921 to 1930.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 12th, 1875 (Venice), Died April 30th, 1960 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1921

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, director

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 77088 10-in. 5/31/1917 O de verd anni miei Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 48627 12-in. 3/14/1916 Ardon gl'incensi Maria Barrientos ; Marshall P. Lufsky ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with flute obbligato and orchestra conductor  
Columbia 48628 12-in. 3/14/1916 Regnava nel silenzio Maria Barrientos ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 48629 12-in. 2/14/1916 Lucia di Lammermoor : Cavatina, part II Maria Barrientos Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 48649 12-in. 3/23/1916 Caro nome Maria Barrientos Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 48650 12-in. 3/23/1916 Mireille : Valse Maria Barrientos ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 48651 12-in. 3/23/1916 Deh vieni non tardar Maria Barrientos ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 49151 12-in. 3/12/1917 Ou va la jeune Hindoue Maria Barrientos ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49154 12-in. 3/20/1917 Madame Butterfly : Selections Columbia Symphony Orchestra ; Giorgio Polacco Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49155 12-in. 3/20/1917 Madame Butterfly : Selections Columbia Symphony Orchestra ; Giorgio Polacco Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49162 12-in. 3/23/1917 Tosca : Selections Columbia Symphony Orchestra ; Giorgio Polacco Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49163 12-in. 3/23/1917 Tosca : Selections Columbia Symphony Orchestra ; Giorgio Polacco Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49171 12-in. 4/2/1917 Voci di primavera Maria Barrientos ; Giorgio Polacco Soprano vocal solo, with flute obbligato and orchestra director  
Columbia 49181 12-in. 4/19/1917 Largo al factotum Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 49192 12-in. 5/3/1917 Cortigiani, vil razza dannata Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 49214 12-in. 5/24/1917 Dio possente Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 49215 12-in. 5/24/1917 Di Provenza il mar il suol Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Columbia 49220 12-in. 5/26/1917 Il balen del suo sorriso Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra director  
Columbia 49221 12-in. 5/28/1917 Eri tu che macchiavi Giorgio Polacco ; Riccardo Stracciari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Polacco, Giorgio," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100896.

Polacco, Giorgio. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100896.

"Polacco, Giorgio." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100896

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