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Aurelio Giorni

Aurelio Giorni (15 September 1895 – 23 September 1938) was an accomplished and well known American pianist and composer of Italian birth, who immigrated to the United States in 1914. In addition to composing music and mastering piano, he toured throughout the United States both as a soloist and with the Elshuco Trio. He composed a good deal of chamber music, orchestral music, études, as well as a sonata for piano and violoncello that won a prize from the Society for the Publication of American Music in 1924. Aurelio was also a teacher of many distinguished artists, both in piano and in composition, and was fluent in four languages: Italian, German, French and English.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 15th, 1895 (Perugia), Died September 23rd, 1938 (Pittsfield)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano

Recordings (Results 26-35 of 35 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick 15050-15052 10-in. 3/4/1925 A perfect day Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 15053-15055 10-in. 3/4/1925 Songs my mother taught me Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick X15056-X15058 12-in. 3/4/1925 Ave Maria Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 15292-15294 10-in. 3/26/1925 A perfect day Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 15295-15297 10-in. 3/26/1925 A perfect day Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 15298-15299 10-in. 3/26/1925 Serenade d’amour Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E16834-E16837 10-in. 11/6/1925 Spanish dance Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E16838-E16840 10-in. 11/6/1925 Ecstacy Elshuco Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E16841-E16843 10-in. 11/6/1925 Berceuse de Jocelyn Willem Willeke Cello solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E16844-E16846 10-in. 11/6/1925 Le cygne Willem Willeke Cello solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 26-35 of 35 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Giorni, Aurelio," accessed November 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104914.

Giorni, Aurelio. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104914.

"Giorni, Aurelio." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104914

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