This collection contains original handwritten sheet music, a small amount of published sheet music, newspaper clippings and
personal papers of Alberico DeCaprio.
Alberico DeCaprio immigrated from Italy to America in 1886. He played in several bands throughout the country before moving
to the West coast, living and working mainly in Oregon and California. DeCaprio is a musician known for playing the trombone
and euphonium, conducting numerous bands, and composing musical scores. In California he led the Pomona City Band for 16 years
and the LA Gas and Electric Band for seven years. He also worked as a musical instructor.
6 feet(5 boxes and 1 oversized box)
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This collection is open for research.