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Oreste Riva

Full name: Oreste Riva
Gender: Male
Born: July 21, 1860 in Cremona, Cremona, Italy
Died: December 31, 1936
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Art Competitions

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Oreste Riva was an Italian composer for chamber music. Little is known about his life and work. From 1909 to 1921 he was director of the orchestra "Isidoro Capitanio" in Brescia. He composed Le Geishe, a polka for two mandolins and guitar and several other works for mandolins and piano. He won the silver medal at the 1920 Antwerp Olympics in the Art Competitions, category Music with his work Triumphal March.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 59 Antwerpen Art Competitions Mixed Music Italy ITA 2 Silver

Mixed Music

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1920 Summer 59 Antwerpen Art Competitions Italy Final Standings 2 Triumphal March
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