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Aleksandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov

Alexander Tikhonovich Gretchaninov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Ти́хонович Гречани́нов, IPA: [ɐlʲɪˈksandr ɡrʲɪtɕɐˈnʲinəf]; 25 October [O.S. 13 October] 1864 – 3 January 1956) was a Russian Romantic composer.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 25, 1864 (Moscow), Died January 4, 1956 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano, arranger

Notes: Aleksandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov's surname sometimes spelled "Gretchaninoff" in sources.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-21488 10-in. 3/6/1918 Berceuse Giuseppe De Luca Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-32041 10-in. 3/3/1925 Over the Steppe Dusolina Giannini Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-34088 10-in. 1/6/1926 Tantum ergo Russian Symphonic Choir Mixed vocal chorus, unaccompanied composer  
Victor BVE-36733 10-in. 10/25/1926 Over the steppe Mary Garden Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor CVE-40676 12-in. 10/28/1927 Credo Russian Symphonic Choir Mixed vocal chorus and soloist, unaccompanied composer  
Victor CVE-51163 12-in. 4/15/1929 Berceuse (Cradle song) Nina Koshetz Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor CVE-51164 12-in. 4/15/1929 Dobrynia nikititch Nina Koshetz Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-51906 10-in. 4/23/1929 The hymn of free Russia Motion Picture Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BSHQ-73128 10-in. 7/28/1932 Berceuse Mrs. F. Wagner Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BS-99452 10-in. 3/13/1936 My native land Ernő Balogh ; Lotte Lehmann Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BS-022939 10-in. 4/28/1938 Over the steppe Igor Gorin ; Wilfrid Pelletier Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-027281 10-in. 10/11/1938 Lullabies Amos Allen ; Hazel Glenn Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor CS-043900 12-in. 11/20/1939 The captive Celius Dougherty ; Alexander Kipnis Bass vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor CS-058745 12-in. 1/4/1941 Pater noster General Platoff Don Cossack Chorus ; Nicholas Kostrukoff ; S. Koupchinsky Male vocal chorus, unaccompanied arranger  
Victor [Trial 1918-07-17-02] Not documented 7/17/1918 Slumbersong, op. 1 no. 5 Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1921-04-19-02] 10-in. 4/19/1921 Over the Steppe Nina Koshetz Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia W149473 10-in. 11/6/1929 Over the steppe Alexander J. Kisselburgh Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Brunswick 8633 10-in. approximately Aug. 1922 Over the steppe Nina Koshetz ; Nicolai Stember Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Gramophone 2G177 12-in. 2/4/1931 I believe Nicholas Afonsky ; Cathédrale Saint-Alexandre-Nevski (Paris, France) ‎Chœurs ; M. Pavlenko Vocal chorus, with female vocal solo composer  
Gramophone 17234u 10-in. 5/28/1912 Kol'ybelnaya pesnya Dmitriĭ Alekseevich Smirnov Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor (Canada) [ViC cat 263654-B] 10-in. January 1930 or earlier Berceuse Henri Marcoux Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WAX4762 12-in. between January and March 1929 Kossaken-Wiegenlied Don Cossack Choir ; Serge Jaroff Vocal chorus composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WAX4768 12-in. between January and March 1929 Zwei alte Hochzeitslieder Don Cossack Choir ; Serge Jaroff Vocal chorus composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL545 10-in. 7/11/1927 Berceuse Élie Cohen ; Joseph Rogatchewsky Tenor vocal solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich," accessed July 21, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102630.

Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 21, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102630.

"Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 21 July 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102630

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