Gallico, Paolo, Italian-American composer and pianist; b. Trieste, May 13, 1868; d. N.Y, July 6, 1955. At the age of 15, he gave a recital at Trieste, then studied at the Vienna Cons, under Julius Epstein, graduating at 18 with highest honors. After successful concerts in Italy, Austria, Russia, Germany, etc., he settled in N.Y. in 1892 as a concert pianist and teacher. He also toured the U.S. frequently as pianist in recitals and as a soloist with the principal orchs. He won the prize of the National Federation of Music Clubs in 1921 with his dramatic oratorio The Apocalypse (N.Y, Nov. 22, 1922). His symphonic episode, Euphorion, was performed in Los Angeles (April 6, 1923), N.Y., and Detroit; his Sextet was performed by the Soc. of the Friends of Music in N.Y. He also wrote an opera, Harlekin (1926), piano pieces, and songs. His son, Paul Gallico, was a well-known writer.
—Nicolas Slonimsky/Laura Kuhn/Dennis McIntire
"Gallico, Paolo." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Encyclopedia.com. (January 23, 2019). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/gallico-paolo
"Gallico, Paolo." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Retrieved January 23, 2019 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/gallico-paolo
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.