P. A. Tirindelli

Pier Adolfo Tirindelli (1858–1937) was an Italian violinist and composer of operas and songs. He was a classmate and friend of Puccini. In 1883 he became professor of violin at the Venice Conservatory, of which he was director from 1893 to 1895. Later he settled in the United States, where was orchestra director and violin teacher at the Cincinnati Conservatory.

His most famous composition is the song "O primavera," dedicated to Enrico Caruso. It was sung by many great singers, in particular Carlo Bergonzi, who recorded it and performed it often.


Birth and Death Data: Born May 5th, 1858 (Conegliano), Died February 6th, 1937 (Rome)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1922

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-6147 12-in. 4/23/1908 Ama Florencio Constantino Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18571 10-in. 10/23/1916 Absent Emilio de Gogorza Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-24711 10-in. 11/29/1920 O primavera Renato Zanelli Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BA-52 10-in. 4/27/1922 Amore, amor! Jorge Balmaceda Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor G-2392 10-in. 9/13/1917 Pasquinade Santé Lo Priore Violin solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 3115 10-in. ca. 1905-Feb. 1906 Amore, amore Taurino Parvis Baritone vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 19202 10-in. 1/13/1911 Come l'amore Claude A. Cunningham Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46751 10-in. 5/5/1916 Pierrot gai Cristeta Goñi Violin solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 30264 12-in. 5/10/1909 Myosotis Giuseppe Campanari Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 1245 10-in. between 9/4/1912 and 9/9/1912 Portami via Paola Koralek Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone 14028b 10-in. 12/6/1909 Amore, amore Pietro Lara Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tirindelli, P. A.," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109208.

Tirindelli, P. A.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109208.

"Tirindelli, P. A.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109208

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