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Oreste Vessella

Oreste Vessella (1882–1963) was the leader of the popular Vessella's Italian Band, which recorded for Victor, Brunswick, and Edison. Vessella was born in Alife, Italy and became clarinet soloist of the Alife Orchestra at the age of twelve. He came to America in 1901 and shortly thereafter became the conductor of the all-Italian, New York–based Savoia Band. Such was his renown that this group soon became known as Vessella's Band.

The following recordings featuring Oreste Vessella are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Conductor Magic fire scene Band Vessella's Italian Band 1914-01-28
Conductor Le secret itermezzo Band Vessella's Italian Band 1914-01-16
Conductor Ride of the Valkyries Band Vessella's Italian Band 1914-01-16
Conductor Caprice Espanol Band Vessella's Italian Band 1914-01-16
Conductor Cavalleria rusticana : Intermezzo Band Vessella's Italian Band 1913-12-11
Conductor La bohème selection Band Vessella's Italian Band 1914-01-15
Conductor Intermezzo Band Vessella's Italian Band 1913-12-10
Conductor Siegfried's funeral march Band Vessella's Italian Band 1913-12-11
Conductor Mirella overture : Allegro Band Vessella's Italian Band 1913-12-12
Conductor Carovana tripolina Band Vessella's Italian Band 1913-12-09