Francesco Cilèa

Francesco Cilea (also Cilèa; Palmi, 23 July 1866 – Varazze, 20 November 1950) was an Italian composer. Today he is particularly known for his operas L'arlesiana and Adriana Lecouvreur.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 23, 1866 (Palmi), Died November 20, 1950 (Varazze)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-3925 10-in. 10/18/1906 Io son l'umile ancella Elda Cavalieri Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-3934 12-in. 10/24/1906 Acerba volutta Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-10551 10-in. 6/20/1911 L'anima ho stanca Alberto Amadi Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-38381 10-in. 5/3/1927 Lamento di Federico Tito Schipa Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor CVE-38381 12-in. 9/11/1928 Lamento di Federico Tito Schipa Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 10433 10-in. between 1903 and 1914 Io sono l'umile ancella Clara Joanna Female vocal solo composer  
Columbia 41813 10-in. 1904 or later Io sono l'umile ancella Carolina Gobern Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 41814 10-in. 1904 or later Poveri fiori Carolina Gobern Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 42272 10-in. between 1913 and 1915 Io son l'umile ancella Giuseppina Baldassare-Tedeschi Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 42273 10-in. between 1913 and 1915 Poveri fiori Giuseppina Baldassare-Tedeschi Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 343 Not documented approximately Sept.-Oct. 1910 Duetto Bianca Lenzi ; Aldo Stanzani Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra composer  
Edison 347 Not documented approximately Sept.-Oct. 1910 Poveri fiori Bianca Lenzi Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 433 12-in. Dec. 1910 Io son l'umile Maria Farneti Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 2195 10-in. 3/21/1913 Io son l'umile ancella Carmen Melis Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7950 10-in. 4/29/1921 Io son l'umile ancella Claudia Muzio Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WB1715 10-in. November 1927 Io sono l'umile ancella Lina Scavizzi Soprano vocal solo composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WB1717 10-in. November 1927 Poveri fiori Lina Scavizzi Soprano vocal solo composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CB6966 10-in. 6/7/1935 Poveri fiori Lorenzo Molajoli ; Claudia Muzio Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cilèa, Francesco," accessed November 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102911.

Cilèa, Francesco. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102911.

"Cilèa, Francesco." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 November 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102911

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