Gorno family papers
Scope and Content
Papers, 1880-1980, including photographs, scrapbooks, news clippings, correspondence, and concert programs of Giacinto, Albino and Romeo Gorno, all faculty members in the College of Music.
- Gorno family (Family)
Language of Materials
The records are in English
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
Biography of the Gorno Brothers
The several members of the Gorno family were an important part of College of Music of Cincinnati for many years. Albino Gorno (1859-1944), a graduate of the Milan Conservatory in Italy, was hired to teach voice and piano at the College of Music of Cincinnati in 1882. He served as a faculty member at the college for 62 years and as Dean for 40 of those years. His two brothers, Romeo and Giacinto also taught at the college. Romeo taught piano from 1894 until 1932. Giacinto served as a vocal instructor beginning in 1910. Both Giacinto's wife, Emilia, and their daughter, Adelene "Mimi" Gorno, taught Italian at the college
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Papers including photographs, scrapbooks, news clippings, correspondence, and concert programs of Giacinto, Albino and Romeo Gorno, who were all faculty members in the College of Music.
Statement of Arrangement
This collection is arranged into folders by topic.
- College of Music of Cincinnati
- Composers - Ohio - Cincinnati Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Gorno, Albino, 1859-1945
- Music teachers - Ohio - Cincinnati Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Musicians - Ohio - Cincinnati Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Gorno family papers, 1870-1980
- Edited Full Draft
- Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books Staff
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English