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Mario Ancona

Mario Ancona (28 February 1860 – 23 February 1931), was a leading Italian baritone and master of bel canto singing. He appeared at some of the most important opera houses in Europe and America during what is commonly referred to as the "Golden Age of Opera".

Birth and Death Data: Born February 28th, 1860 (Livorno), Died February 23rd, 1931 (Florence)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1908

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-4271 12-in. 2/27/1907 I pagliacci : Prologo Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4272 12-in. 2/27/1907 Dio possente Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4273 10-in. 2/27/1907 Di Provenza il mar Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4284 12-in. 3/6/1907 O de' verd' anni miei Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4285 12-in. 3/6/1907 Suoni la tromba Mario Ancona ; Marcel Journet Vocal duet (baritone and bass), with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4286 12-in. 3/6/1907 A tanto amor Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4327 12-in. 3/24/1907 Del tempio al limitar Mario Ancona ; Enrico Caruso Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4365 10-in. 4/1/1907 Mattinata Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4369 12-in. 4/3/1907 Eri tu Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4396 10-in. 4/12/1907 Mattinata Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4397 10-in. 4/12/1907 Invano Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4970 10-in. 12/13/1907 Ah! Per sempre Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4971 10-in. 12/13/1907 Era la notte Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4991 12-in. 1/6/1908 Tutte le feste al tempio Bessie Abott ; Mario Ancona ; Victor Orchestra Vocal duet (soprano and baritone), with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-4992 12-in. 1/6/1908 Non val, non val, perché mai Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-4993 10-in. 1/6/1908 Tutte le feste al tempio Bessie Abott ; Mario Ancona Vocal duet (soprano and baritone), with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-6044 12-in. 3/20/1908 Sei vendicata assai Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-6045 12-in. 3/20/1908 Un di m'era di gioia Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-6056 12-in. 3/26/1908 La mia bandiera Mario Ancona ; Victor Orchestra Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-6057 12-in. 3/26/1908 Sérénade de Don Juan Mario Ancona Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ancona, Mario," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301386.

Ancona, Mario. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301386.

"Ancona, Mario." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301386

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