Alexander Siloti

Alexander Ilyich Siloti (also Ziloti, Russian: Алекса́ндр Ильи́ч Зило́ти, Aleksandr Iljič Ziloti, Ukrainian: Олександр Ілліч Зілоті; 9 October 1863 – 8 December 1945) was a Russian pianist, conductor and composer. His daughter, Kyriena Siloti, was also a noted pianist and teacher in New York and Boston until her death in 1989, aged 94.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 9th, 1863 (Kharkiv), Died December 8th, 1945 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, orchestrator

Notes: Name often appears on disc labels as A. Siloti.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-31557 10-in. 12/30/1924 Le cygne Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano solo arranger  
Victor CVE-31977 12-in. 2/28/1927 Adagio Pablo Casals Cello solo, with piano arranger  
Victor CS-101246 12-in. 5/8/1936 Concerto grosso in D minor Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky String orchestra and organ orchestrator  
Victor CS-101247 12-in. 5/8/1936 Concerto grosso in D minor Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky String orchestra and organ orchestrator  
Victor CS-101248 12-in. 5/8/1936 Concerto grosso in D minor Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky String orchestra and organ orchestrator  
Columbia W151412 10-in. 3/10/1931 Adagio Jelly d' Arányi ; Arthur Bergh Violin solo, with piano arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Siloti, Alexander," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104902.

Siloti, Alexander. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104902.

"Siloti, Alexander." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104902

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