Franco Alfano (8 March 1875 in Posillipo, Naples – 27 October 1954 in Sanremo) was an Italian composer and pianist, best known today for his opera Risurrezione (1904) and above all for having completed Puccini's opera Turandot in 1926. He had considerable success with several of his own works during his lifetime.
Birth and Death Data: Born March 8th, 1875 (Naples), Died October 26th, 1954 (Sanremo)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1931
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CVE-36735||12-in.||10/26/1926||Dieu de grace||Mary Garden||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||CVE-64865||12-in.||2/6/1931||Himno a Simón Bolivar||Coro Mixto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Alfano, Franco," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104388.
Alfano, Franco. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104388.
"Alfano, Franco." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.
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