Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti (2 May 1660 – 22 October 1725) was an Italian Baroque composer, known especially for his operas and chamber cantatas. He is considered the founder of the Neapolitan school of opera. He was the father of two other composers, Domenico Scarlatti and Pietro Filippo Scarlatti.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 2nd, 1660 (Palermo), Died October 22nd, 1725 (Naples)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1936
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-15217||10-in.||9/24/1914||O cessate di piagarmi||Reinald Werrenrath||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||B-31432||10-in.||11/20/1924||Le violette||Mrs. G. Gifford||Female vocal solo, with piano||Composer|
|Victor||BVE-33857||10-in.||11/9/1925||Sento nel core||Georgie Gifford||Female vocal solo, with violin and piano||Composer|
|Victor||PBVE-42059||10-in.||3/4/1928||Le violette||Yoshie Fujiwara||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||Composer|
|Victor||CVE-47428||12-in.||9/5/1928||Cantata||Amelita Galli-Curci||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||BVE-47809||10-in.||10/5/1928||Orfeo : Ecco purch'a voi ritorno (Aye for you my spirit yearneth)||Ralph Crane||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||LCS-100351||12-in. (33-1/3 rpm)||4/6/1936||Le violette||Martin W. Bush ; Mable Allen Smails||Female vocal solo, with piano||Composer|
|Gramophone||7065b||10-in.||1905||Toglietemi la vita ancor romanza||Teresa Arkel||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||Composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Scarlatti, Alessandro," accessed September 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103168.
Scarlatti, Alessandro. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103168.
"Scarlatti, Alessandro." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 September 2020.
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