Pietro Marc'Antonio Cesti (Italian pronunciation: [anˈtɔːnjo ˈtʃesti]) (baptism 5 August 1623 – 14 October 1669), known today primarily as an Italian composer of the Baroque era, was also a singer (tenor), and organist. He was "the most celebrated Italian musician of his generation".
Birth and Death Data: Born 1623 (Arezzo), Died October 14th, 1669 (Florence)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
Notes: Name also appears in Victor ledgers as Marco A. Cesti.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-15775||10-in.||3/10/1915||Intorno all' idol mio||Lucy Isabelle Marsh||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47808||10-in.||10/5/1928||Intorno all' idol mio||Ralph Crane||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cesti, Antonio," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101854.
Cesti, Antonio. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101854.
"Cesti, Antonio." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.
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