Theaters

He worked in the most renowned theaters of Europe and America, known as “voice without bounds”, the “quintessential baritone”.

(G. Meucci, Titta Ruffo, Pisa, Pacini Editore, 2012.)

ITALY

AcirealeBellini (1899)
AquileiaBasilica of Santa Maria Assunta (1917)
BergamoDonizetti (1904)
BolognaCorso (1914) – Duse (1899) (1900)
CataniaBenedictine Chruch (1899) – Nazionale (1899)
CatanzaroComunale (1898) (1899)
CesiChurch of Sant’Angelo (1917)
FerraraTosi Borghi (1900)
FirenzeLa Pergola (1904) – Verdi (1912) (1914)
GenovaCarlo Felice (1900) – Politeama Genovese (1915)
LivornoArena Alfieri (1898) – Bagni Pancaldi (1898) – Goldoni (1901)
MilanoAssociation Famiglia Artistica Milanese (1904) – Carcano (1914) – La Scala (1904) – Lirico (1904) (1905) (1906) (1907)
NapoliAssociation Circolo Artistico (1910) – Politeama Giacosa (1911) – San Carlo (1908) (1909) (1910) (1911)
PadovaGaribaldi (1899)
PalermoMassimo (1901)
ParmaRegio (1900)
PisaPoliteama Pisano (1898) – Verdi (Regio Teatro Nuovo) (1901) (1925)
RacconigiRoyal Castle (1909)
RomaCostanzi (1898) (1909) (1910) (1911)
SalernoMunicipale (1899) – Duomo (1899)
SalsomaggioreFerrario (1902)
SavonaWanda (1914)
SienaRinnovati (1901)
SiracusaMassimo (1899)
TriesteLa Fenice (1901) – Verdi (1919)
VeneziaLa Fenice (1903) (1912) – Rossini (1903)

EUROPE AND THE MEDITERRANEAN

AUSTRIA
ViennaGrosser Konzerthaus (1930) – Hofoper (1906)

BELGIUM
Bruxelles Centre for Fine Arts (1930)
OstendKursaal (1914) (1927) (1929)

DENMARK
CopenaghenOdd Fellow Mansion (1930)

EGYPT
AlexandriaZizinia (1902) (1903)
Cairo Khedivial (1901) (1902) (1903)

FRANCE
Cannes Casino Municipal (1931)
Deauville Casino (1912) (1927)
Marseille Casino Municipal (1931)
Nice Casino of the Jetée-Promenade (1931) (1934) – Eldorado (1916) (1934) – Battleship “Patrie” (1909)
Paris Ambassadors Room at Élysée (1927) – Champs Elysées (1913) (1928) – Countess Chateau Palace (1905) – Opéra (1911) (1912) (1917) (1927) (1928) – Opéra Comique (1917) (1927) – House of Madame Moore (1912) – House of Lady and Lord Michelham (1912) – Salle Gaveau (1929) (1932) – Salle Pleyel (1929) (1930) (1932) – Sarah Bernhardt (1905) – Stern Palace (1909) – Trocadéro Palace (1905) (1911) – ? (1905)
Pau New Casino Municipal (1931)

GERMANY
Berlin Staatsoper Unter den Linden (Kőnigliches Opernhaus) (1907) – Philharmonic (1927) – Theatre des Westen (Volksoper) (1925)

GREECE
Athens Olympia (1930)

HUNGARY
Budapest Erkel (Népopera and after Városi Szinház) (1912) (1913) (1925) (1928)

MONACO
Montecarlo Grand Théatre (1907) (1908) (1909) (1910) (1911) (1912)

NETHERLANDS
Amsterdam Concertgebouw (1930) (1931)
The HagueGebouw voor K. e W. (1930)

POLAND
Warsaw National Philharmonic (Filharmoji) (1907) (1930) – Wielki (1907)

PORTUGAL
Lisbon National Theatre of São Carlos (1907) (1908)

ROMANIA
Bucharest National (1907) – Opera Romana (1930)

RUSSIA
Moscow Bolshoi (1906) (1907) – Zimin (1906) (1907)
St. PetersburgAquarium (1906) (1907) – New Conservatory (1905) (1906) (1907) – New Opera (1906) – Nicholas I Orphanage (1906) – Salon of the 1st Cadet Corps (1906) – School of Technology (1907) – ? (1906)

SPAIN
Barcelona Liceu (1908) (1913) (1916) (1925) – Palace of Catalan Music (1932)
Madrid Cines Avenida (1932) – Real (1908) (1909) (1910) (1912) (1913) (1918) (1919) – Royal Palace (1908) (1909) (1910) (1916) – Zarzuela (1916) – ? (1918)
San SebastiánGran Teatro Circo (1913)
ValenciaPrincipal (1908) (1909) (1913) (1916)

SWEDEN
Stockholm State Theatre (1930)

SWITZERLAND
Geneva Victoria Hall (1931)
Lucerne Kursaal (1900)

UNITED KINGDOM
London Albert Hall (1922) – Covent Garden (1903) – 33 Grosvenor Square (1903) – Palace of Lady Kleinwort (1933) – Queen’s Hall (1922) – ? (1922)

UKRAINE
Kharkiv Opera National Academic Theatre and Ballet (Municipal) (1906)
Kiev Opera House (Solozov) (1906)
Odessa Opera National Academic Theatre and Ballet (Municipal) (1905) (1906)

NORTH AMERICA

CANADA
Toronto Massey Hall (1914)

CUBA
Havana Nacional (1915) (1921) (1923) (1924) – Payret (1924)
Camagüey? (1924)
Cienfuegos Terry (1924)
Matanzas Sauto (1915)
Santiago Oriente (1924)

MEXICO
Mexico CityEsperanza Iris (1919)

PUERTO RICO
Ponce Broadway (1924)
San JuanTapia (Municipal) (1924)

UNITED STATES
Atlantic City (NJ) – ? (1920)
Baltimore (MD)Ford’s Grand Opera (1913) – Lyric (1921)
Birmingham (AL)Municipal Auditorium (1926)
Boston (MA)Boston Opera (1920) (1926) – Symphony Hall (1914) (1922) – ? (1914)
Buffalo (NY)Broadway (1914)
Chicago (IL)Auditorium (1912) (1913) (1920) (1926) – ? (1914) – ? (1923)
Cincinnati (OH)Music Hall (1914) (1920)
Cleveland (OH)Masonic Hall (1920) – Keith Palace (1926) – WTAM Studios (1927)
Columbus (OH)? (1914)
Dallas (TX)Coliseum (1914)
Denver (CO)Auditorium (1914)
Des Moines (IA)Coliseum (1920)
Detroit (MI)Armory (1914) – Orchestra Hall (1920)
Evanston (IL)Northwestern University (1920)
Los Angeles (CA)Philarmonic Auditorium (1914) (1923)
Kansas City (KS)Convention Hall (1914) – Shubert (1921)
Memphis (TN)Auditorium (1926)
Milwaukee (WI)Auditorium (1913) (1920)
Miami (FL)Cobb Stadium (Coral Gables Stadium) (1926)
Minneapolis (MN)Armory (1914)
New York (NYC)Academy of Music (1922) (1923) (1924) – Carnegie Hall (1912) (1928) – Hippodrome (1912) (1913) (1914) (1920) (1921) (1922) – Hotel Biltmore (1921) – Hotel Commodore (1920) – Lexington (1920) – Manhattan (1915) (1921) – Mecca Temple (1927) – Metropolitan (1912) (1922) (1923) (1924) (1925) (1926) (1927) (1928) (1929) – Radio City Music Hall (1932) – Saint Denis (1914) – Sam H. Harris Cinema (1929) – WEAF Studios (1926) (1928)
Newark (NJ) – ? (1920)
Paterson (NJ)Regent (1914)
Philadelphia (PA)Academy of Music (1926) (1927) (1929) – Metropolitan (1912) (1913) (1914) (1920) (1921) (1922) (1926) (1927) (1928)
Pittsburgh (PA)Syria Mosque (1920) (1921) (1922) (1927)
Portland (OR)Auditorium (1923) – Orpheum (1914)
St. Louis (MO)Odeon (1914)
St. Paul (MN)Auditorium (1914) (1920)
San Francisco (CA)Exposition Auditorium (1923)
Savannah (GA)Auditorium (1923)
Seattle (WA)Arena (1923) – Orpheum (1914)
Sioux City (IA)? (1920)
Sioux Falls (SD)? (1920)
Springfield (MA)Auditorium (1920)
Springfield (IL)State Arsenal (1920)
Syracuse (NY)? (1920)
Toledo (OH)? (1914)
Washington (DC)The Vanderbilt House (1914) – ? (1926)

SOUTH AMERICA

ARGENTINA
Buenos AiresAvenida (1910) – Castellis Palace (1910) – Coliseo (1910) (1916) (1926) – Cólon (1908) (1909) (1910) (1911) (1915) (1916) (1926) (1928) (1931) – Mihanovich Palace (1910) – Odeón (1909) – Opera (1902) – Salón La Argentina (1908)
Córdoba Rivera Indarte (1916)
La PlataArgentino (1908)
Rosario (Santa Fe)Cólon (1911) – Opera (1915)
TucumanOdeon (1916)

BRAZIL
Rio de JaneiroLyrico Fiuminense (1911) (1926) – Municipal (1915) – Riachuelo (Palacio) (1928)
San PaoloMunicipal (1911) (1915)

CHILE
ConcepciónConcepción (1900)
SantiagoMunicipal (1900) (1928)
TalcaMunicipal (1900)
ValparaisoVictoria (1900) (1928)

COLOMBIA
BarranquillaCisneros (1924)
BogotàCólon (1924)
CartagenaMunicipal (1924) – Governor’s Palace (1924)

URUGUAY
MontevideoNational Auditorium of Sodre (Urquiza) (1909) (1910) (1911) (1915) –Solis (1902) (1908) (1915) (1916) (1928)

VENEZUELA
CaracasMunicipal (1924)