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Pietro A. Yon

Pietro Alessandro Yon (August 8, 1886 – November 22, 1943) was an Italian-born organist and composer who made his career in the United States.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 8th, 1886 (Settimo Vittone), Died November 22nd, 1943 (Huntington)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Notes: Full name is Pietro Alessandro Yon.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-23567 12-in. 1/6/1920 Gesu bambino Giovanni Martinelli Tenor vocal solo, with boys vocal chorus and orchestra composer  
Victor C-26165 12-in. 3/16/1922 Memories of long ago Giovanni Martinelli Tenor vocal solo, with harp and orchestra composer  
Victor CVE-34996 12-in. 4/7/1926 Gesù bambino Giovanni Martinelli Tenor vocal solo, with female vocal chorus and orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40756 10-in. 12/2/1927 Gesu bambino Lillian Hunsicker Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
OKeh W401315 10-in. 11/12/1928 Jesu bambino Francesca Cuci Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick 11459-11461 10-in. 9/27/1923 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 11569-11571 10-in. 10/9/1923 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 11624-11627 10-in. 10/15/1923 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E24963-E24965 10-in. 10/28/1927 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick XE25064-XE25066 12-in. 11/4/1927 Christmas in Sicily Frank Black Organ solo, with chimes composer  
Edison 11989 10-in. 10/27/1927 The infant Jesus Amy Ellerman Female vocal solo and mixed vocal quaret, with orchestra composer  
Vocalion [Vo cat 8018-a] 10-in. approximately Nov. 1923 Nena Castilians Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Yon, Pietro A.," accessed October 31, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116474.

Yon, Pietro A.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 31, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116474.

"Yon, Pietro A.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 31 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116474

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