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Francesco Maria Piave

Francesco Maria Piave (18 May 1810 – 5 March 1876) was an Italian opera librettist who was born in Murano in the lagoon of Venice, during the brief Napoleonic Kingdom of Italy.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 18th, 1810 (Murano), Died March 5th, 1876 (Milan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: librettist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick XE28459 12-in. 10/8/1928 Far from the busy throng Mario Chamlee ; Florence Easton Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra librettist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Piave, Francesco Maria," accessed July 25, 2021,

Piave, Francesco Maria. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from

"Piave, Francesco Maria." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

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