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Giovanni Verga

Giovanni Carmelo Verga (Italian: [dʒoˈvanni karˈmɛːlo ˈverɡa]; 2 September 1840 – 27 January 1922) was a Sicilian realist (verista) writer, best known for his depictions of life in his native Sicily, especially the short story (and later play) Cavalleria rusticana and the novel I Malavoglia (The House by the Medlar Tree).

Birth and Death Data: Born 1840 (Catania), Died 1922 (Catania)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh [OK cat 9241-b] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9241-A] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9242-A] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9242-b] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9243-A] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9243-b] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9244-A] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  
OKeh [OK cat 9244-b] 10-in. approximately 1925 Cavalleria rusticana Gaspare Marrone e Compagnia Dramatic scene author  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Verga, Giovanni," accessed October 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102374.

Verga, Giovanni. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102374.

"Verga, Giovanni." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102374

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