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CHARLES DALMORÈS CHRONOLOGY

By Charles A. Hooey

This chronology was part of Volume 51 no 3, but lack of space precluded it being presented in-toto. It is given here complete

1899 - 1910 • 1911 - 1918

CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, 1910 - 1911

9, 14, 22 November, 17 December MAT 1910 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli (La mère), Edmond Warnery (Noctambulist), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

15 November 1910 Carmen as Don José w. Marguerite Sylva (Carmen), Armand Crabbé (Escamillo), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla), Gustave Huberdeau (Zuniga); cond. C. Campanini

19 November 1910 Faust as Faust w. Lillian Grenville (Marguerite), Vittorio Arimondi (Méphistophélès), Tina di Angelo (Siébel), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli (Marthe); c. Marcel Charlier.
1 December 1910 – ditto exc Gustave Huberdeau (Méphistophélès), Hector Dufranne (Valentine), Serafina Scalfaro (Siébel); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.
13 December 1910 – same as 19 Nov. exc. Gustave Huberdeau (Méphistophélès), Mary Garden (Marguerite), Hector Dufranne (Valentine), Serafina Scalfaro (Siébel); cond. Campanini.

25, 28 November 1910 Salome as Herod w. Mary Garden (Salome), Eleanora de Cisneros (Herodias), Hector Dufranne (Jochanaan), Edmond Warnery (Narraboth), Suzanne Dumesnil (Slave); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

6 December 1910 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Maurice Renaud (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), cond. Cleofonte Campanini.
26, 29, 31 MAT December 1910 – ditto exc. Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Constantin Nicolay (Palémon)
10 January 1911 same as Dec 6 exc. Hector Dufranne (Athanaël)

11 December 1910 Cavalleria Rusticana as Turiddu w. Marguerite Sylva (Santuzza), Tina di Angelo (Lola), William Beck (Alfio) + Ballet; cond. Attilio Parelli.

15, 20 December 1910 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Marguerite Sylva (Giulietta), Lillian Grenville (Antonia), Alice Zeppilli (Olympia), Tina di Angelo (Nicklausse), Maurice Renaud (Coppelius/Dapertutto/Miracle); cond. Marcel Charlier. 28 December 1910 ditto exc William Beck (Coppelius/Dapertutto/Miracle)

6 January 1911 Grand Gala: Act 2 w. Dalmorès, Sylva, Zeppilli, di Angelo, Beck 16 January 1911 Concert: Acts I & II – ditto

PHILADELPHIA- CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

21 January, 1, 17 February 1911 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Maurice Renaud (Athanael), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), Marie Cavan (Crobyle), Serafina Scalfaro (Myrtale), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli (Albine); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

24 January, 1910 Thaïs–same as 21 January, 1910

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

28 January 1911 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Gustave Huberdeau (Le chiffoniere), Edmond Warnery (King of Fools); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA –CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

31 January 1911 Louise – same as 28 January 1911

BOSTON OPERA

3 February 1911 Faust as Faust w. Mary Garden (Marguerite), Léon Rothier (Méphistophélès), Pierre Letoil (Valentin), Jeska Swartz (Siébel), Marie Mattfield (Marthe), Frederick Huddy (Wagner), cond. André Caplet.

PHILADELPHIA- CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

8 February 1911 Faust as Faust w. Frances Alda (Marguerite), Gustave Huberdeau (Méphistophélès), Armand Crabbé (Valentin), Tina di Angelo (Siébel), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli (Marthe), Désiré Defrère (Wagner); cond. Marcel Charlier.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

14, February 1911 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Tina di Angelo (Nicklausse), Alice Zeppilli (Olympia), Lillian Grenville (Antonia), Marguerite Sylva (Giulietta), Armand Crabbé (Lindorf, Schlemil), Maurice Renaud (Coppelius, Dr. Miracle, Dapertutto), Francecso Daddi (Frantz), Emilio Venturini (Pitichinaccio, Nathanaël), Giuseppina Giaconia (Voice of Antonia’s mother), Constantin Nicolay (Spalanzani, Crespel), Désiré Defrère (Hermann), Nicolo Fossetta (Luther); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.
10 Marcb, 1911 ditto exc Jeanne Korolowicz (Giulietta)

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

16 February 1911 Carmen as Don José w Marguerite Sylva (Carmen), Alice Zeppilli (Micaela), ? (Escamillo), Marie Cavan (Frasquita), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mercédés), Gustave Huberdeau (Zuniga), Désiré Defrère (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Remendado); cond. Marcel Charlier.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

17 February 1911 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Gustave Huberdeau (Palemon), Serafina Scalfaro (Crobyle), Marie Cavan (Myrtale), Clotilde Bressler- Gianoli (Albine), Constantin Nicolay (Le serviteur de Nicias); c. Cleofonte Campanini.

20 February 1911 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Tina Di Angelo (Nicklausse) Alice Zeppilli (Olympia), Marguerite Sylva (Giulietta), Lillian Grenville (Antonia), Maurice Renaud (Coppelius, Dr. Miracle, Dapertutto), Francesco Daddi (Cochenile, Frantz); Constantin Nicolay (Crespel); cond. Attilio Parelli.
1 March 1911 – ditto exc. cond. Marcel Charlier.
10 March 1911 – same as 20 February exc. Jeanne Korolowicz (Giulietta), Armand Crabbé (Lindorf, Schlemil), Emilio Venturini (Pitichinaccio, Nathanaël), Désiré Defrère (Hermann), Michele Sampieri (Luther); cond Marcel Charlier.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA, NEW YORK

21 February 1911 Carmen – same as 16 February 1911 exc. Hector Dufranne (Escamillo)

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

25 March 1911 Que Vadis (Jean Nouguès) (US PREMIERE) as Vinicius w. Alice Zeppilli (Lygie), Lillian Grenville (Eunice), Vittorio Arimondi (Nero), Maurice Renaud (Petrone), Arthur Wheeler (Ursus), Walter Wheeler (Croton), Gustave Huberdeau (Peter), Marcelle Myrtille (a Greek maiden), Armand Crabbé (Sporus), Constantin Nicolay (Demas), Emilio Venturini) (the young Nerva), Marie Cavan (Iras), Alice Eversman (the mother), Mabel Riegelman (Nazairie), Minnie Egener (Lilith & a young Christian), Michele Sampieri (Tigellin), Désiré Defrère (Vatinuius), Nicolo Fossetta (A centurian), Clotilde Bressler-Gianoli, Serafina Scalfaro, Suzanne Dumesnil; c. Cleofonte Campanini.

1 April 1911 Gala Concert: CD – Thaïs Act II as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël); cond. Marcel Charlier.

ROYAL OPERA, COVENT GARDEN, 22 April – 31 July 1911

24, 29 April; 19, 27 May; 7, 23 June 1911 Samson et Dalila as Samson (shared with Paul Franz) w. Louise Kirkby Lunn (Dalila), Armand Crabbé (Abimelech), Edmund Burke (Grand Prêtre); conds. Cleofonte Campanini/Pitt.

2, 11, 25, 30 May; 12, 28 June; 22 July 1911 Louise (7) as Julien (shared with Paul Franz) w. Louise Edvina (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Vanni Marcoux (Le père); conds. Cleofonte Campanini/Pitt.

6 May 1911 Carmen as Don José w. Louise Kirkby Lunn (Carmen), Lalla Miranda (Micaëla), Alexis Ghasne (Escamillo); cond. Ettore Panizza (or Pitt).

23 May; 2 June 1911 Faust CD/François Darmel as Faust w Nellie Melba (Marguerite), Edmund Burke (Méphistophélès), Alexis Ghasne (Valentin), Tina di Angelo (Siébel); cond. Percy Pitt.

L’OPÉRA DE PARIS

16 June 1911 Siegfried as Siegfried w. Louise Grandjean (Brünnhilde), Delmas (Wotan), Lyse Charny (Erda); cond. Felix Weingartner.

AIX-LES-BAINS

Summer 1911 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen) Summer 1911 Messaline (de Lara) w. Mary Garden

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

3 November 1911 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla), Marie Cavan (Frasquita), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mercédés), Henri Scott (Zuniga), Désiré Defrère (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Remendado), Jean de Keyser (Lillas Pastia); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

8 November 1911 Samson et Dalila as Samson w w. Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Dalila), Hector Dufranne (Grand Prêtre), Armand Crabbé (Abimelech), Gustave Huberdeau (Old Hebrew), Emilio Venturini (Messenger), Joseph Demortier, Désiré Defrère (Philistines); cond. Cleofonte Campinini.

10 November 1911 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde), Henri Scott (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan), Olive Fremstad (Brünnhilde), Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Fricka), Rachel Frease-Green (Gerhilde), Alice Eversman (Ortlinde), Marta Wittkowska (Waltraute), Giuseppina Giaconia (Schwertleite), Jenny Dufau (Helmwige), Marie Cavan (Siegrune), Frances Ingram (Grimgerde), Charlotte Guernsey (Rossweisse); cond. Alfred Szendrei.

13 November 1911 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen), Gustave Huberdeau (Escamillo), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla), Marie Cavan (Frasquita), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mercédés), Henri Scott (Zuniga), Désiré Defrère (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Le Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Le Remendado), Jean de Keyer (Lillas Pastia); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

16 November 1911 Samson et Dalila as Samson w. Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Dalila), Hector Dufranne (Grand Prêtre), Armand Crabbé (Abimelech), Gustave Huberdeau (Old Hebrew), Emilio Venturini (Messenger), Joseph Demortier, Désiré Defrère (Philistines); cond. Cleofonte Campinini.

CHICAGO, 1911-1912

22 November, 1, 5, 12 December 1911 Samson et Dalila as Samson w. Jeanne Gerville Réache (Dalila), Hector Dufranne (High Priest), Armand Crabbé (Abimelech), Gustave Huberdeau (Old Hebrew); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

23 November 1911 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Henri Scott (Zuniga), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla); cond. Campanini.
24 January 1912 MAT – ditto exc. Marcel Charlier, cond.

29 November 1911 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanael), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon)
11 December 1911, 20 January 1912 – ditto exc Constantin Nicolay (Palémon)

16 December 1911 MAT Faust as Faust w. Maggie Teyte (Marguerite), Gustave Huberdeau (Méphistophélès), Armand Crabbé (Valentin), Marta Wittkowska (Siébel), Louise Bérat (Marthe); cond Marcel Charlier.

19 December 1911 Quo Vadis (Jean Nouguès) as Vinicius w. Maggie Teyte (Lygie), Clarence Whitehill (Petrone), Henri Scott (Nero), Hector Dufranne (Chilon), Gustave Huberdeau (Pierre); cond. Marcel Charlier.
23 MAT December 1911- ditto exc Berardi (Nero)

21 December 1911 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde), Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Fricka), Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Brünnhilde), Henri Scott (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan); cond. Alfred Szendrei.
8 January 1912 – ditto exc. Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Fricka)

25 December 1911 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Jenny Dufau (Olympia), Carolina White (Giulietta), Maggie Teyte (Antonia), Marta Wittkowska (Nicklausse), Hector Dufranne (Coppelius), Armand Crabbé (Dapertutto), Gustave Huberdeau (Miracle); cond. Marcel Charlier.
9 January 1912 – ditto exc Alice Zeppilli (Antonia)
16 January 1912 – ditto exc Acts I & II with Marguerite Sylva (Giulietta), Alice Zeppilli (Olympia), Di Angelo (Nicklausse), William Beck (Coppelius & Dapertutto)

2 January 1912 Lohengrin as Lohengrin w. Carolina White (Elsa), Marta Wittkowska (Ortrud), Gustave Huberdeau (King Henry), Clarence Whitehill (Telramund); cond. Alfred Szendrei.
10 January 1912 –ditto exc Jane Osborn-Hannah (Elsa), Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Ortrud)
13 MAT, 15 January 1912– same as 2 Jan. exc. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Elsa)

19 January 1912 Grand Gala Samson et Dalila Act II w. Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Dalila); cond. Marcel Charlier.

26 January 1912 Tristan und Isolde as Tristan w. Olive Fremstad (Isolde) Henri Scott (King Marke), Clarence Whitehill (Kurwenal), Armand Crabbé (Melot), Jeanne Gerville- Réache (Brangäne), Friedrich Schorr (Der Steuermann); cond Campanini.
1 February 1912 – ditto exc Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Isolde), Eleanora de Cisneros (Brangäne)

PHILADELPHIA- CHICAGO OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

13 February, 1912 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen), Maurice Renaud (Escamillo), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla), Marie Cavan (Frasquita), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mercédés), Gustave Huberdeau (Zuniga), Désiré Defrère (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Remendado), Jean de Keyser (Lillas Pastia); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

15 February 1912 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde), Henri Scott (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan), Margarete Matzenauer (Brünnhilde), Marta Wittkowska (Fricka), Rachel Frease-Green (Gerhilde), Alice Eversman (Ortlinde), Giuseppina Giaconia (Schwertleite), Jenny Dufau (Helmwige), Marie Cavan (Siegrune), others not known; cond. Alfred Szendrei.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

16 February, 6 March 1912 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Marta Wittkowska (Nicklausse), Alice Zeppilli (Olympia), Jenny Dufau (Antonia), Carolina White (Giulietta), Maurice Renaud (Coppelius, Dr. Miracle, Dapertutto), Francesco Daddi (Frantz), Emilio Venturini (Pitichinaccio), Armand Crabbé (Spalanzani), Nicolo Fossetta (Hermann), Michele Sampieri (Luther), Constantin Nicolay (Crespel), Giuseppina Giaconia (Voice of Antonia’s mother); cond. Marcel Charlier.

19 February 1912 Cavalleria Rusticana as Turiddu w. Berta Morena (Santuzza), Frances Ingram (Lola), Alfredo Costa (Alfio), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mamma Lucia); cond. Attilio Parelli.

21 February; 12, 20, 26 March 1912 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Maurice Renaud (Athanael), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), Marie Cavan (Crobyle), Mabel Riegelman (Myrtale), Louise Bérat (Albine), Constantin Nicolay (Servant); cond. Marcel Charlier.

23 February, 22 March 1912 Tristan und Isolde as Tristan w. Minnie Saltzmann- Stevens (Isolde), Eleanora de Cisneros (Brangäne), Clarence Whitehill (Kurwenal), Henri Scott (King Marke) Friedrich Schorr (Der Steuermann), Emilo Venturini (Ein Hirt); cond. Cleofone Campanini.

26 February 1912 Samson et Dalila as Samson w. Jeanne Gerville-Réache (Dalila), Maurice Renaud (Grand Prêtre), Armand Crabbe (Abimelech), Gustave Huberdeau (Old Hebrew), Joseph Demortier, Nicolo Fossetta (Philistines); c. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

29 February 1912 Lohengrin as Lohengrin w ? (Elsa), Henri Scott (Heinrich), Clarence Whitehill (Telramund), Eleanora de Cisneros (Ortrud), Armand Crabbé (Der Heerufer des Konigs), Friedrich Schorr (Vier brabantische Edlen); cond. Alfred Szendrei.

PHILADELPHIA GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

2 March 1912 Faust as Faust w. Mary Garden (Marguerite), Henri Scott (Méphistophélès), Marta Wittkowska (Siébel), Hector Dufranne (Valentin), Louise Bérat (Marthe), Désiré Defrère (Wagner); cond. Marcel Charlier.

6 March 1912 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Marta Wittkowska (Nicklausse), Jenny Dufau (Olympia). Carolina White (Giulietta), Alice Zeppilli (Antonia), Armand Crabbé (Lindorf, Schlemil), Maurice Renaud (Coppelius, Dapertutto, Dr. Miracle), Francesco Daddi (Cochenille, Frantz), Constantin Nicolay (Spalanzani, Crespel), Nicolo Fossetta, Frances Ingram (Voice of Antonia’s mother); cond. Marcel Charlier.

9 March 1912 Die Walküre – same as 15 February 1912 exc. Marta Wittkowska (Waltraute), Frances Ingram (Grimgerde), Emma Ruhl (Rossweisse)

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA, NEW YORK

12 March 1912 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Maurice Renaud (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), Mabel Riegelman (Crobyle), Marie Cavan (Myrtale), Louise Bérat (Albine), Constantin Nicolay (Le serviteur de Nicias); cond. Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA, BALTIMORE

14 March 1912 Carmen as Don José w. Mary Garden (Carmen), ? (Escamillo), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla), Marie Cavan (Frasquita), Giuseppina Giaconia (Mercédés), Henri Scott (Zuniga), Désiré Defrère (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Remendado); cond. Marcel Charlier.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

20 March 1912 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Giuseppina Giaconia (Gertrude), Marie Cavan (Irma); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

22 March 1912 Tristan und Isolde as Tristan w. Johanna Gadski (Isolde), Eleanora de Cisneros (Brangäne), Clarence Whitehill (Kurwenal), Henri Scott (King Marke), Armand Crabbé (Melot), Emilio Venturini (Ein Hirt), Friedrich Schorr (Der Steuermann); cond. ?

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, WASHINGTON

26 March 1912 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

BOSTON OPERA

27 March 1912 Carmen as Don José, Mary Garden (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Bernice Fisher (Micaëla), Evelyn Scotney (Frasquita), Pierre Letol (Morales), Gaston Barreau (Zuniga), Florence De Courcy (Mercédés), Leo (Dancaire), Ernesto Giaccone (Remendado); cond. André Caplet.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

9 November 1912 Carmen as Don José w. Maria Gay (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Helen Stanley (Micaëla), Edna Darch (Frasquita), Margaret Keyes (Mercédés), Gustave Huberdeau (Zuniga), Henri Scott (Morales), Constantin Nicolay (Le Dancaire), Francesco Daddi (Le Remendado ); cond. Marcel Charlier.

20 November 1912 Tristan und Isolde as Tristan w. Lillian Nordica (Isolde), Eleanora de Cisneros (Brangäne), Clarence Whitehill (Kurwenal), Henri Scott (King Marke), Armand Crabbé (Melot), EmilioVenturini (Ein Hirt), Frank Preisch (Der Steuermann); cond. Cleofonte Campanari.

27 November 1912 Carmen as Don José w. Maria Gay (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Jenny Dufau (Micaëla), Henri Scott (Zuniga); cond. Marcel Charlier. 13 January 1913 – ditto exc Mary Garden (Carmen), Alice Zeppilli (Micaëla)

BOSTON OPERA

2 December 1912 Tosca as Cavaradossi w. Mary Garden (Tosca), Vanni Marcoux (Scarpia), Natale Cervi (Sacristan), Aristodemo Sillich (Angelotti), Ernesto Giaccone (Spoletta), Attilio Pulcini (Sciarrone), Florence De Courcy (Shepherd), Bernard Olshansky (Jailer); cond. Roberto Moranzoni.

7 December 1912 MAT Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Vanni Marcoux (Athanaël), Bernice Fisher (Crobyle), Evelyn Scotney (La Charmeuse), Florence De Courcy (Myrtale), Edward Lankow (Palémon), Wilsch (Albine); cond André Caplet.

CHICAGO OPERA

16, 21 MAT, 31 December 1912 Hérodiade as Jean w. Eleanora de Cisneros (Hérodiade), Carolina White (Salome), Gustav Huberdeau (Phanuel), Georges Mascal (Hérode); Marcel Charlier.

19 December 1912 Tristan und Isolde as Tristan w. Lillian Nordica (Isolde), Henri Scott (King Marke), Clarence Whitehill (Kurwenal), Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Brangäne); cond. Campanini.

23 December 1912 Mignon as Wilhelm Meister w. Maggie Teyte (Mignon), Jenny Dufau (Philine), Gustave Huberdeau (Lothario), Ruby Heyl (Frederick); cond. Charlier. 11 January 1913 - ditto exc Hector Dufranne (Lothario).

26 December 1912; 6 January 1913 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden, Hector Dufranne (Le père), Louise Bérat (La mère), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Campanini.

3 January 1913 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Sieglinde), Julia Claussen (Brünnhilde), Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Fricka), Henri Scott (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan); cond. Arnold Winternitz.
1 February 1913 – ditto exc. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde)

17, 22 January 1913 Tosca as Cavaradossi w. Mary Garden (Tosca), Mario Sammarco (Scarpia), Constantin Nicolay (Angelotti), Vittorio Trevisan (Sacristan) cond. Campanini.

30 January 1913 Conchita (Zandonai) as Mateo w. Tarquinia Tarquini (Conchita), Edna Darch (Dolores), Ruby Heyl (Ruffina), Louise Bérat (Madre de Conchita), Rosina Galli (La gallega); c. Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA- CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

4 February 1913 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Ruby Heyl (Gertrude), Minnie Egener (Camille), Marie Cavan (Irma), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

6 , 19 February 1913 Conchita as Don Mateo w. Tarquinia Tarquini (Conchita), Helen Stanley (Dolores), Ruby Heyl (Ruffina), Louise Bérat (Madre di Conchita), Rosina Galli (La gallega); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA–CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

11 February 1913 Conchita – same as 6 February 1913

15 February 1913 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), Marie Cavan (Crobyte), Minnie Egener (Myrtale), Louise Bérat (Albine), Constantin Nicolay (un serviteur de Nicias); cond. Cleofonte Campanini

PHILDELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

18 February 1913 Thaïs – same as 15 February 1913

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

21, 24, February 1913 Le Ranz des Vaches * (Wilhelm Kienzl) as Primus Thaller w. Constantin Nicolay (Louis XVI), Eleanora de Cisneros (Marion), Gustave Huberdeau (Marquis Massimelle), Helen Stanley (Blanchefleur), Frank Preisch (The chancellor), Emilio Venturini (Marquiz de Chezy), Margaret Keyes (Cleo), Georges Mascal (Dursel), Désiré Defrère (Second Swiss soldier), Hector Dufranne (Favert), Mabel Riegelman; cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

* American Premiere of Der Kuhreigen, given here in French.

PHILADELPHIA- CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

25 February 1913 Le Ranz des Vaches – same as 21 February 1913

L’OPÉRA DE PARIS

16 May 1913 (circa) Salome as Hérod w. Mary Garden (Salome), Hector Dufranne (Jokanaan), Mme, Dubois-Lauger (Herodias); cond. André Messager.
Ditto exc Maria Labia (Salomé)

1913 Le Crépuscule des Dieux as Siegfried

CHICAGO 1913 - 1914

27 November, 1913 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde), Margaret Keyes (Fricka), Julia Claussen (Brünnhilde), Henri Scott (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan); cond. Arnold Winternitz.
30 December, 1913 – ditto exc Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Sieglinde), Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Fricka )
24 January1914 –same as 27 Nov exc Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Sieglinde)

2, 17, 24 December 1913 Samson et Dalila as Samson w. Julia Claussen (Dalila), Hector Dufranne (High Priest), Armand Crabbé (Abimelech), Gustave Huberdeau (Old Hebrew); cond. Marcel Charlier.

9, 27 MAT December 1913 Le Ranz des Vaches (Kienzl) as Primus Thaller w. Constantin Nicolay (Louis XVI), Martha Winternitz-Dorda (Blanchefleur), Beatrice Wheeler (Cleo), Hector Dufranne (Favart); cond. Arnold Winternitz.

11 December 1913 Hérodiade as Jean w. Carolina White (Salomé), Armand Crabbé (Hérode), Julia Claussen (Hérodiade); cond. Marcel Charlier.

26 December 1913 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Titta Ruffo (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), cond. Campanini
10 January, 1914 MAT – ditto exc Hector Dufranne (Athanaël)

11 January 1914 Parsifal as Parsifal w. Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Kundry), Clarence Whitehill (Amfortas), Henri Scott (Titurel), Allan Hinckley (Gurnemanz), Hector Dufranne (Klingsor), Rosa Raisa (as a flower maiden); cond. Campanini.

BOSTON OPERA

14 January, 1914 Louise as Julien w. Louise Edvina (Louise), Marguerite D’Alvarez (La mère), Vanni Marcoux (Le père), Myrna Sharlow (Irma), Jean Jou-Jerville (Night- walker), Lea Choiseul (Camille); cond. André Caplet.

CHICAGO OPERA

22 January 1914 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Campanini.

29 January 1914 Les Contes d’ Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Florence Macbeth (Olympia), Carolina White (Giulietta), Jenny Dufau (Antonia), Ruby Heyl (Nicklausse), Hector Dufranne (Coppelius), Armand Crabbé (Dapertutto), Gustave Huberdeau (Miracle); cond. Marcel Charlier.

30 January 1914 Grand Gala Concert – Samson et Dalila Act II w. Julia Claussen (Dalila), Hector Dufranne (High Priest)

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, NEW YORK

10 February 1914 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Ruby Heyl (Gertrude), Minnie Egener (Camille) Amy Evans (Irma), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Marcel Charlier.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

11 February 1914 Hérodiade as Jean w. Julia Claussen (Hérodiade), Carolina White (Salomé, Armand Crabbé (Hérode), Gustave Huberdeau (Phanuel), Désiré Defrère (Vitellius), Constantin Nicolay (Grand Prêtre), Minnie Egener (Young Babylonian); cond. Marcel Charlier.

12 February 1914 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon), Helen Warrum (Crobyle), Minnie Egener (Myrtale), Louise Bérat (Albine), Constantin Nicolay (Un serviteur de Nicias); cond. Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, BALTIMORE

13 February 1914 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Jane Osborn-Hannah (Sieglinde), Clarence Whitehill (Hunding), Allan Hinckley (Wotan), Minnie Saltzmann-Stevens (Brünnhilde), Julia Claussen (Fricka), Minnie Egener (Ortlinde), Ruby Heyl (Waltraute), Cyrena van Gordon, Bernice Wheeler, Helen Warrum, Margaret Keyes (Grimgerde), Mabel Riegelman; cond. Arnold Winternitz.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

16 February 1914 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Ruby Heyl (Nicklausse), Florence Macbeth (Olympia), Alice Zeppilli (Giulietta), ? (Antonia), Désiré Defrère (Lindorf, Schlemil), Hector Dufranne (Coppélius), Armand Crabbé (Dapertutto), Constantin Nicolay (Spalanzani, Crespel), Nicolo Fossetta (Hermann), Emilio Venturini (Nathanaël), Frank Preisch (Luther), Margaret Keyes (Une voix); cond. Marcel Charlier.

19 February 1914 Louise as Julien w. Mary Garden (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Amy Evans (Irma), Minnie Egener (Camille), Ruby Heyl (Gertrude), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond Cleofonte Campanini.

PHILADELPHIA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA, BALTIMORE

20 February 1914 Les Contes d’Hoffmann same as 16 February 1914 exc Mabel Riegelman (Antonia)

PHILADELPHA-CHICAGO GRAND OPERA COMPANY, METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, PHILADELPHIA

21 February 1914 Tosca as Cavaradossi w. Alice Zeppilli (Tosca), Giovanne Polese (Scarpia), Constantin Nicolay (Angelotti), Vittorio Trevisan (Sacristan), Emilio Venturini (Spoletta), Nicolo Fossetta (Sciarrone), Minnie Egener (Shepherd), Frank Preisch (Un carceriere); cond. Attilo Parelli.

26 February 1914 Cassandra (Vittorio Gnecchi) as Agamennone w. Julia Claussen (Cassandra), Giovanni Polese (Egisto), Francesco Federici (Il prolog), Bernice Wheeler (Una coefora), Nicola Fossetta (Il fazionario), Désiré Defrère (Il navarca); cond. Giuseppe Sturani.

CHICAGO 1914- 1915 – No Season

CHICAGO OPERA ASSOCATION 1915- 1916

16, 22 November, 2 December, 1915 Louise as Julien w. Louise Edvina (Louise), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Jeanne Maubourg (La mère), Octave Dua (King of Fools); cond. Marcel Charlier.

5 December 1915 Die Walküre as Siegmund w. Marcia van Dresser (Sieglinde), Julia Claussen (Brünnhilde), James Goddard (Hunding), Clarence Whitehill (Wotan), Eleanora de Cisneros (Fricka); cond. Egon Pollak.

11, 19 December 1915 Mignon as Wilhelm Meister w. Conchita Supervia (Mignon), Alice Verlet (Philine), Marcel Journet (Lothario), Irene Pavloska (Frederick); c. Charlier.
6 January, 1916 – ditto exc Florence Macbeth (Philine)

29 December 1915, 3 January 1916 (Pagliacci/La Navarraise as Araquil w. Julia Claussen (Anita), Vittorio Arimondi (Garrido); cond Marcel Charlier.

10, 18, 22 MAT January 1916 Cléopâtre (Massenet) as Spakos w. Maria Kousnietzoff (Cléopâtre), Alfred Maguenat (Marc Antoine), Marcel Journet (Ennius); c. Campanini.

15, 20 January 1916 Thaïs as Nicias w. Maria Kousnietzoff (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Constantin Nicolay (Palémon); cond. Campanini.

October/November 1916 Transcontinental tour of the USA, supported by Trio de Lutece.

CHICAGO OPERA ASSOCIATION, 1916 – 1917

14 November 1916 Hérodiade as Jean w. Marie Claessens (Hérodiade), William Beck (Hérode), Marcel Journet (Phanuel), Constantin Nicolay (High Priest), Elizabeth Amsden (Salome); cond. Marcel Charlier.

16, 22 November 1916 Le Prophète as John, Julia Claussen (Fidès), Marcel Journet (Zacharias), Marguerite Buckler (Bertha). cond. Marcel Charlier.

2 December 1916 Faust as Faust w. Marguerite Buckler (Marguerite), Hector Dufranne (Valentin), Marcel Journet (Méphistophélès), Désiré Defrère (Wagner), Myrtle Moses (Siébel), Louise Bérat (Marthe); cond. Marcel Charlier.

9 December 1916 Les Contes d’Hoffmann as Hoffmann w. Florence Macbeth (Olympia), Marguerite Buckler (Giulietta), Dora de Phillippe (Antonia), Irene Pavloska (Nicklausse), William Beck (Coppelius, Dapertutto, Miracle), cond. Marcel Charlier.
19 December 1916 – ditto exc Elizabeth Amsden (Giulietta), Marguerite Buckler (Antonia), Alfred Maguenat (Dapertutto), Hector Dufranne (Miracle)

30 December 1916, 4 January 1917 Louise as Julien w. Louise Edvina (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Emilio Venturini (King of Fools); cond. Marcel Charlier.
20 January 1917 MAT –ditto exc Mary Garden (Louise)

31 December 1916, 10, 16 January 1917 Thaïs as Nicias w. Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Constantin Nicolay (Palémon), cond Campanini.

19 January 1917 Grand Gala Concert: Le Vieil Aigle (Raoul Gunsbourg) as Tolaik w. Rosa Raisa (Zina), Alfred Maguenat (Le Kahn), Désiré Defrère; cond Campanini.

21 January 1917 Benefit Concert for French and Italian War Victims Thaïs Act I, Scene I as Nicias with Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël); cond. Campanini.

CHICAGO OPERA ASSOCIATION, 1917 – 1918

24 November 1917 Carmen as Don José w. Marie Claessens (Carmen), Hector Dufranne (Escamillo), Gustave Huberdeau (Zuniga), May Peterson (Micaëla); c. Marcel Charlier. 4 January 1918 – ditto exc George Baklanoff (Escamillo), Mary Garden (Carmen), Myrna Sharlow (Micaëla)

11, 17, 20 December 1917 Louise as Julien with Geneviève Vix (Louise), Louise Bérat (La mère), Hector Dufranne (Le père), Octave Dua (King of Fools); c. Marcel Charlier.

15 December 1917 Faust as Faust w. Myrna Sharlow (Marguerite), Hector Dufranne (Valentin), George Baklanoff (Méphistophélés), Jeska Swartz (Siébel), Louise Bérat (Marthe); cond. Marcel Charlier.

10 January 1918 Sapho as Jean w. Geneviève Vix (Fanny Le Grand), Louise Bérat (Divonne), Hector Dufranne (Caoudal); cond. Marcel Charlier.

15 January 1918 Thaïs as Nicias with Mary Garden (Thaïs), Hector Dufranne (Athanaël), Gustave Huberdeau (Palémon); cond. Marcel Charlier.

18 January 1918 Grand Gala – Thaïs Act II as Nicias w. Mary Garden, Hector Dufranne

19 January 1918 MAT Le Sautériot (Silvio Lazzari) as Indrik w. Geneviève Vix (Arti), Carolina Lazzari (Tring), Gustave Huberdeau (Mikkel), Hector Dufranne (Le Docteur); cond. Silvio Lazzari.

CHICAGO OPERA ASSOCIATION AT LEXINGTON THEATRE, NEW YORK

11 February 1918 Le Sautériot as Indrik w. Germaine Manny (Arti), Hector Dufranne (Le Docteur)

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