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Ruffo, Titta

also:

 Ruffo, Tito   (Source: 2)
 Titta, Ruffo Cafiero   (Source: 3,4,5)

baritone, baritono, cantante de opera, cast, interprete, vocals


born: 09 Jun 1877 Pisa, Italy Source: 1  

born: 1878 Source: 6  

died: 06 Jul 1953 Florence, Italy Source: 1  
died: 05 Jul 1953 Source: 7,8,9,10  

date of Variety obit: 08 Jul 1953  
date of Variety obit: 08 Jul 1953  

active: Catania, Sicily, Italy  
active: Catania, Sicily, Italy  
active: Catania, Sicily, Italy  
active: Baltimore, Maryland / state, USA  
active: Chile, South America  
active: Uruguay  
active: Mexico City, Mexico  

perf: 1898 Pisa, Italy  
perf: 1898 Pisa, Italy  
perf: 1900 Genova, Italy (Carlo Felice)  
perf: 00 Jan 1900 Genova, Italy (Carlo Felice)  
perf: 1901 Pisa, Italy  
perf: 1901 Pisa, Italy (Nuovo)  
perf: 1903 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1903 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1906-1907 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  
perf: 1907-1908 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

ano del debut en el teatro Colon: 1908 Buenos Aires, Argentina  

perf: 1912 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1913 Parma, Italy (Reinach)  
perf: 1913 Parma, Italy (Reinach)  
perf: 1915 Genova, Italy (Politeama Genovese)  
perf: 00 Jan 1915 Genova, Italy (Politeama Genovese)  
perf: 00 Feb 1915 Genova, Italy (Politeama Genovese)  
perf: 1925 Pisa, Italy (Verdi)  

The Music Sack has 85 items with information about Titta Ruffo:


 2000

Indice de Autores e Intepretes

p. 321-356 In:
Miranda, Francisco Alia
La musica en la radio : radio Ciudad Real EAJ 65 y sus discos de pizarra
Coordinador: Francisco Alia Miranda
Cuenca: Ediciones de la Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, 2000, 378 p.

Number of People : 2,443


 1999

Espectaculos Liricos

p. 1387-1406 In:
Moreau, Mario
O teatro de S. Carlos : dois seculos de historia
Vol. II
Lisboa: Hugin Editores, 1999, 713-1424 p.

Number of People : 3,866


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1995

Nomi Citati Nella Cronologia

p. 581-637 In:
Vetro, Gaspare nello
Teatro Reinach 1871-1944 : gli spettacoli musicali opere concerti operette
Parma: Comune di Parma - Archivo storico Teatro Regio, 1995, 653 p.

Number of People : 4,465


 1994

Douglas, Nigel
More legendary voices
London: Andre Deutsch, 1994

Number of People : 12


 1993

Parte Quarta. Indice degli Artisti

p. 479-603 In:
Tanasini, Gino
Iovino, Roberto
Mattion, Beana
I palcoscenici della lirica : cronologia dal Falcone al nuovo Carlo Felice (1645-1992)
Genova: SAGEP, 1993, 606 p.

Number of People : 6,779


 1991

Addenda und Corrigenda zum Hauptwerk

p. 1133-1954 In:
Kutsch, Karl J.
Riemens, Leo
Grosses Sangerlexikon. Erganzungsband [I]
Bern: Francke, 1991, 2002 columns

Number of People : 4,103


 1990

Indice Dei Nomi e Dei Titoli della Parte Storica e Delle Appendici

p. 585-611 In:
Idonea, Giovanni
Danzuso, Domenico
Musica, musicisti e teatri a Catania
(dal mito alla cronaca)
3e edizione
Palermo: Publisicula Editrice, 1990, 660 p.

Number of People : 2,056


 1990

Marchand, Miguel Patron
100 grandes cantantes del pasado
Santiago de Chile: Editorial Andres Bello, 1990, 263 p.

Number of People : 100


 1990

Artist Index

p. 649-679 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice; La Voix de son Maitre; the French catalogue.
A complete numerical catalogue ...
Compiled by Alan Kelly...
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1990

Number of People : 1,204


 1990

Indice degli Artisti in Cronologia

p. 631-647 In:
Idonea, Giovanni
Danzuso, Domenico
Musica, musicisti e teatri a Catania
(dal mito alla cronaca)
3e edizione
Palermo: Publisicula Editrice, 1990, 660 p.

Number of People : 3,327


 1989

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 547-557 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 20,297


 1989

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 401-440 In:
Girardi, Michele
Rossi, Franco
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1792-1936
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1989, 491 p.

Number of People : 5,626


 1989 Source: 10

Paris, Alain
Dictionnaire des interpretes : et de l'interpretation musicale au XX siecle.
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1989

Number of People : 2,306


 1988

Artist Index

p. 435-462 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
La Voce del Padrone. The Italian catalogue. A complete numerical catalogue ...
Compiled by Alan Kelly...
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1988, 462 p.

Number of People : 1,268


 1987

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Grosses Sangerlexikon
Bern: Francke, 1987, 3452 columns in two volumes p.

Number of People : 6,910


 1987

Lee, Charles
Great Singers of the Age. Short Studies of the Lives & work of past and present great singers. [c1910]
Talking Machine News, 1987, p. 2107

Number of People : 8


 1987

Indice Dei Nomi del Teatro Nuovo e Verdi

The above item is part of :
dell'Ira, Gino
I teatri di Pisa (1773-1986)
Pisa: Giardini Editori e Stampatori, 1987, 402 p.

Number of People : 1,445


 1987

Indice Dei Protagonisti Dei Concerti Eseguiti in Luoghi Vari della Citta

The above item is part of :
dell'Ira, Gino
I teatri di Pisa (1773-1986)
Pisa: Giardini Editori e Stampatori, 1987, 402 p.

Number of People : 656


 1987

Indice Dei Protagonisti Delle Opere Rappresentate Al Politeama Pisano

p. 350-386 In:
dell'Ira, Gino
I teatri di Pisa (1773-1986)
Pisa: Giardini Editori e Stampatori, 1987, 402 p.

Number of People : 443


 1986

Kesting, Jurgen
Die grossen sanger
Dusseldorf: Claassen, 1986, 3 VOLS p.

Number of People : 261


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

Blanchard, Roger
Cande, Roland de
Dieux et divas de l'opera : de 1820 a 1950 grandeur et decadence du bel canto
Roger Blanchard et Roland de Cande
Paris: Plon, 1986, 478 p.

Number of People : 127


 1983

Indice de Cantantes

p. 481-488 In:
Valenti Ferro, Enzo
Las voces : teatro Colon 1908-1982
Buenos Aires: Ediciones de Arte Gaglainone, 1983

Number of People : 692


 1983

Mish, Herman
Tuggle, Robert A.
The golden age of opera
By Robert Tuggle.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1983, 246 p.
       Note: With the photographs of Herman Mish

Number of People : 106


 1982

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Unvergangliche Stimmen Sangerlexikon
Karl J. Kutsch, Leo Riemens
Bern: Francke, 1982, 782 p.

Number of People : 3,755


 1982

Blyth, Alan (editor)
Opera on Record.
New York: Harper Colophon Books, 1982. 663 p.
       39 illus.
       1st edition London: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd., 1979
       Note: Select index of artists, opera discographies of 22 composers compiled by Malcolm Walker.

Number of People : 87


 1982

Index

p. 313-343 In:
Keefer, Lubov Breit
Baltimore's music
The haven of the American composer
Baltimore: 1982, 343 p.

Number of People : 3,293


 1981

Personajes citados en el libro

p. 225-236 In:
Pulido Granata, Francisco Ramon
La tradicion operistica en la ciudad de Mexico 1900-1911
Mexico: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 1981, 242 p.

Number of People : 811


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Carpentier, Alejo
Ese musico que llevo dentro. Seleccion de Zoila Gomez.
3 vol.
Ciudad de la Habana, Cuba: Editorial Letras Cubanas, 1980.479, [7] p.
       index; 589, [11] p., index; 354, [5] p., index.

Number of People : 6


 1980

Performer Index : Vocalist

p. 367- In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,282


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1980

Indice degli Interpreti

p. 497-573 In:
Frassoni, Edilio
Due secoli di lirica a Genova
Vol. II (dal 1901 al 1960 e appendici fino al 1978)
Genova: Cassa di Risprimio~ di Genova e Imperia, 1980, 654 p.

Number of People : 6,663


 1979 Source: 8

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1979

Vetro, Gaspare nello
[Review]
Nuova Rivista Musicale Italiana. 13 (1979), S. 886-887.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ewen, David
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978, 974 p.

Number of People : 432


 1977

Lauri-Volpi, Giacomo
Voci parallele
Bongiovanni Editore, 1977, 238 p.

Number of People : 200


 1977

Ruffo, Titta
La mia parabola : memorie. Omaggio di G. Lauri-Volpi. Parabola senza fine: note di G. Gualerzi.
Ried. del centienario della nascita a cura del figlio R. Titta jr. riv., postillata, accresciuta di un preambolo, un epilogo, 5 appendici, 138 illustrazioni in bianco e nero e 3 a colori.
[Roma:] Staderini 1977. XVIII, 444 S.
       Mit Taf. u. Ill.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Moore, Jerrold Northrop
A Master of Records
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company 1977 [1st edition London, 1976 as A Voice in Time]. viii, 2411 p.
       24 Illus.

Number of People : 9


 1977

Ruffo, Titta
La mia parabola. Memorie.
New York: Arno Press 1977. 367, XIV S.
      (Series: Opera biographies)
       Reprint of the 1937 ed. publ. by Fratelli Treves Ed., Milano.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Scott, Michael
The record of singing to 1914
London: Gerald Duckworth, 1977, 243 p.

Number of People : 181


 1975

Gara, Eugenio
Cantarono alla Scala
Milano: Teatro alla Scala: Electa, 1975., 180 p.

Number of People : 16


 1975 Source: 9

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1974

Ruffo, Titta
Parabola moej zizni. Vospominanija.
Izd. 2
Leningrad: Muzyka 1974. 287 S.
       Mit Ill.
       Orig. La mia parabola.
       Note: Parabel meines Lebens - Erinnerungen

Number of People : 1


 1974 Source: 7

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Steane, John Barry
The grand tradition : seventy years of singing on record
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., 1974

Number of People : 101


 1971

Indice Alfabetico

p. 331-347 In:
Salgado, Susana
Breve historia de la musica culta en el Uruguay
Montevideo: Aemus, 1971, 327 p.

Number of People : 1,001


 1971

Titta, Ruffo
Parabola moej zizni. Vospominanija.
Riga: Liesma 1971. 295 S.
       21. illust.
      (Series: Zizn zamecatel'nych ljudej. Serija biografij)
       In lett. Spr.
       Note: Die Parabel meines Lebens. Erinnerungen.

Number of People : 1


 1968

Ruffo, Titta
Parabola moej zizni. Vospominanija. Vstupit. stat'ja a D. Bullen.
Leningrad: Muzyka 1968.391 S.
       Mit Abb.
       Note: Die Parabel meines Lebens. Enunerungen.

Number of People : 1


 1967

[Titta Ruffo]
Opera News, Apr 8, 1967, p. 27

Number of People : 1


 1966

Pleasants, Henry
The Great Opera Singers from the Dawn of Opera to our Own Time
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1966 [London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1967]. 352 p.
       147 illus., bib

Number of People : 60


 1966

Titta Ruffo. Parabola moej zizni. Vospominanija. Vstupit. statja A. Busen.
Moskva, Leningrad: Muzyka 1966. 435 S.
       Note: T.R. Die Parabel meines Lebens. Erinnerungen. Ein leitung von A B.

Number of People : 1


 1966

Ruffo, Titta
Parabola moej zizni. Vospominanija.
Moskva, Leningrad 1966. (Die Paralel meines Lebens. Erinnerungen.)

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1964

Richards, John B.
Vegeto, Raffaele
Celletti, Rodolfo
Le grandi voci; dizionario critico; biografico dei cantanti con discografia operistica
Consulenti per le discografie: Raffaele Vegeto, John B. Richards
Direttore: Rodolfo Celletti
Roma: Istituto per la Collaborazione Culturale, 1964, 1044 p.

Number of People : 305


 1963

Natan, Alex
Primo Uomo : grosse Sanger der Oper
Basil: Basilius Presse, 1963. 154 p.
       92 illus.
       biographical section with an incomplete listing of biographies, discography.
       Note: Critical evaluation of fifty outstanding male singers who have appeared on LP recordings

Number of People : 49


 1962

Les artistes du chant

p. 441 In:
Wolff, Stephane
L'opera au Palais Garnier (1875-1962)
Les oeuvres, les interpretes ...
Paris: L'Entr'acte, 1962, 565 p.

Number of People : 1,031


 1962

Timokhin, Vseyolod Vasil'evich
Vydaiushchiesia ital'ianskie pevt'sy.
Moskva: Muzyka, 1962.176 p. 22
       illustr.

Number of People : 11


 1958

Duval, John H.
Svengali's Secrets and Memoirs of the Golden Age
New York: Robert Speller & Sons, 1958. 181 p.
       17 portraits.
       Note: An opera coach's reminiscences

Number of People : 9


 1957

Indice de Nombres y Materias

NP In:
Pereira Salas, Eugenio
Historia de la musica en Chile (1850-1900)
Santiago: Editorial Del Pacifico, 1957, 379 p.

Number of People : 2,192


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1953

[Titta Ruffo - obituary]
Opera News, Oct 19, 1953, p. 30

Number of People : 1


 1951

[article with discography]

The above item is part of :
Dennis, J.F.E.
The Record Collector [Volume 6]
Ipswich, Suffolk: J.F.E. Dennis, 1951

Number of People : 9


 1951 Source: 3

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1948

Cantanti per un secolo alla ribalta del San Carlo

p. 130 In:
Cento Anni di Vita del Teatro di San Carlo 1848-1948
Napoli: Ente Autonomo del Teatro Di San Carlo, [1948], 219 p.

Number of People : 28


 1947

Bauer, Roberto
The new catalogue of historical records 1898-1908/09
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1947, 494 p.

Number of People : 1,232


 1947

Dennis, J.F.E.
The Record Collector [Volume 2]
Ipswich, Suffolk: J.F.E. Dennis, 1947

Number of People : 3

More Details : (1 Section)


 1945

Tegani, Ulderico
Cantanti di una valta
Milano: Valsecchi Editore, 1945.334 p.

Number of People : 41

Descriptive note


 1944

Vehanen, Kosti
Raposodia elamaestae
Helsinki: Werner Soderstrom Osakeyhti, 1944.249, [2] p. 18
       illus. dates.
       Note: Marian Anderson's Finnish accompanist comments on twelve singers

Number of People : 12


 1942

Lancellotti [Lancelotti], Arturo
Le voci d'oro.
3rd revised and enlarged edition
1942
Roma: Fratelli Palombi Editon, n.d. [1953].407 p.
       26 illus., bib
       Note: [no record of 1st edition. 2nd edition 1942]

Number of People : 20


 1941

Barone, J.
Who is who in music
1941 edition
Chicago: Lee Stern Press, 1941

Number of People : 3,908


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1941

Aldrigh, Richard
Concert Life in New York 1902-1923
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1941

Number of People : 1,464


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1939

Vital data (1906-1939)

p. 213 In:
Celebrities in El Dorado 1850-1906.
A biographic record of 111 prominent musicians who have visited San Francisco and performed there ...
With additional lists of visiting celebrities ...
San Francisco: Work Projects Administration, 1939, 270 p.
      (Series: History of Music in San Francisco Series; Volume four)

Number of People : 327


 1938 Source: 5

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1937

[Ruffo, Titta ]
La mia parabola. Memorie. Con 18 illustrazioni fuori testo.
Milano 1937, Fratelli Treves. 371 p.
       con diciotto tavole.

Number of People : 1


 1937 Source: 4

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936 Source: 2

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1929

Spaeth, Sigmund
Who is who in music
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, Inc., 1929

Number of People : 2,425


 1922

Parker, Henry Taylor
Eighth notes : voices and figures of music and the dance
1922, 238 p.

Number of People : 47


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1918 Source: 6

Saerchinger, Cesar
International who's who in music and musical gazetteer
Edited by Cesar Saerchinger
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1918, 841 p.

Number of People : 5,340


 1912

Perez Lugin, Alejandro
De Titta Ruffo a la Fons pasando pro Macha quito : Notas de un reporter.
Madrid: Establecimiento Tipogrfico, 1912.227 p.
       illustr.

Number of People : 6


 1910

Lee, Charles
Great Singers of the Age : Short Studies of the Lives and Work of Past and Present Great Singers
London: The Gramophone Co., Ltd., n.d. [c.1910]. 86 p.
       71 illus.
       Note: Brief biographies of operatic and concert singers

Number of People : 51


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