C. A. Bixio

Cesare Andrea Bixio (11 October 1896 – 5 March 1978) was an Italian composer.

He was one of the most popular Italian songwriters of the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.

Bixio was born in Naples, Italy. His hits included Vivere, Mamma, Parlami d'amore, Mariù, La mia canzone al vento, and many others. The lyricist for many of his hits was Bixio Cherubini.

Famous singers who performed Bixio's songs included Beniamino Gigli, Tito Schipa, Carlo Buti, Giuseppe Di Stefano, and Luciano Pavarotti.

He died in Rome in 1978, aged 81.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 11th, 1896 (Naples), Died 1978 (Rome)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 55 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-25875 12-in. 12/16/1921 Filava filava Eugenio Cibelli Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-27291 10-in. 1/8/1923 La chiamavano Cosetta Eugenio Cibelli Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-27467 10-in. 2/8/1923 Separè, separè Eugenio Cibelli Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-30720 12-in. 8/22/1924 Così piange Pierrot Eugenio Cibelli Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-33470 10-in. 10/27/1925 Ingrassava, ingrassava Giuseppe de Laurentiis Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-35933 10-in. 7/22/1926 Canta Pierrot Gilda Mignonette Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-41079 10-in. 11/29/1927 Femmina Lea Domar Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-55174 10-in. 7/30/1929 Il tango delle capinere Ada Bruges Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-81624 10-in. 2/7/1934 La cancion del amor Juan Arvizu Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-83704 10-in. 7/30/1934 Parlami d'amore, Mariu! Alfredo Cibelli ; Eugenio Cibelli ; WOV Orchestra Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MS-84433 16-in. 10/3/1934 Parlami d'amore Mariu Pietro Instrumental trio composer  
Victor BS-87422 10-in. 1/16/1935 Hablame de amores, Mariú Adelita Varela Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BS-89341 10-in. 3/18/1935 Le chaland qui passe Enric Madriguera Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-89355 10-in. 3/20/1935 Mila mou yia agapi glykia Tetos Demetriades (Τετος Δημητριαδης) Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-89587 10-in. 4/25/1935 Tell me that you love me George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra ; Sonny Schuyler Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-92021 10-in. 5/22/1935 Parlami d'amore, Mariu Giovanni Martinelli Tenor vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BS-92404 10-in. 6/25/1935 Háblame de amores, Mariù E. Palacio Coll Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-03855 10-in. 12/28/1936 Serenade in the night Shep Fields ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-06893 10-in. 4/15/1937 Serenata en la noche Marimba Pan-Americana Marimba band songwriter  
Victor BAVE-012005 10-in. between 12/02/1937 and 12/14/1937 Vivere Daniele Serra Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-012006 10-in. between 12/02/1937 and 12/14/1937 Torna piccina Daniele Serra Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-012121 10-in. 2/9/1938 Violin gitano Jorge Omar ; Orquesta Típica Francisco J. Lomuto Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-012288 10-in. between 5/13/1938 and 6/8/1938 Vivere Feliciano Brunelli Orquesta Característica Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-017897 10-in. 1/7/1938 Parlami d'amore Frances Alda ; Mrs. Jessie Donohue Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 59679 12-in. 1920 Filava! Filava! Teresa de Matienzo Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 55 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bixio, C. A.," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110220.

Bixio, C. A.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110220.

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