Rinaldo Schenone (also found as Schenoni)

1890 Genova - ?
In 1923, he was hired for the season at the Coliseo in Buenos Aires. He decided to move to the United States to try for a career in opera.

After returning to Italy, he went back to the United States and decided to devote himself to Musical.

His career evolved as follows
1916 Roma (Adriano)
1918 Roma (Nazionale)
1919 Modena, Roma (Costanzi)
1920 Catania, Genova, Varese
1921 Genova, Napoli (Politeama Giacosa)
1922 Palermo, Lugano, Mantova, Salerno
1923 Sapierdarena, Buenos Aires (Coliseo)
1924 New York (Manhattan Opera House), Legnano

His repertory included: Riccardo, Rodolfo, Cavradossi, Alvaro, Radames, Fernando (Tucuman by S. Boero), Canio, ? (Mosé), ...

Selected Performances

Un ballo in maschera
1916 at Rome Teatro Adriano during January (Sharing with cappell Bettino) with Bartolomasi Valentina, Vittorio Arimondi
1918 at Roma Teatro Nazionale during February (Sharing with Bellini Aldo) with Viscardi Maria, Corsini Lea, Camozzi Maria, Morro Mattia, Cesari Ignazio, Galli Tito
1919 at Modena Teatro Storchi during January (Sharing with Chiodo Umberto) with D'Urbino Poloni Angela, Loris Elena, Levi Letizia, Del Chiaro Ilio, Brilli Pietro, Ceccarelli Ubaldo
1920 at Varese Teatro Sociale during September with Giovanelli Wanda, Ciampaglia Giuseppina, Guicciardi Vincenzo, Scattola Carlo, Stefani Valentini Egidio
1922 at Mantova Teatro Andreani during May with Mattinzoli Elisa, Giana Adalgisa, Voltolini Irene, Parigi Galileo, Friggi Pietro
1922 at Salerno Teatro Verdi during September Olivieri Lina, Lauri Laura, Olivieri Toledo Pina, Ronchi Fabio
1923 at Sampierdarena Politeama Sampierdarenese during January with Toninello Ester, Tonelli Rina, De Marchi Francesco, Bertone Giuseppe
1923 at Buenos Ayres Teatro Coliseo during March with Benedetti Massima, Wait de Gagliasso Helena, Pangrazy Rosalia, Pilotto Angelo, Zonzini Giuseppe, Alsina Juan
1924 at Legnano Teatro Sociale during December Lombardi Ines, Sandri Teresina, Del Ry Clara, Zani Dario, Languasco Filippo, Balli Emilio

Pagliacci
1920 at Catania Teatro Bellini during April with Marmora Nera, Bione Emilio, Neri Almerigo, Ricciarelli Angel
1921 at Genova Teatro Paganini during Amrch with Pagliarini Maria Pia/Bodini Regina, Inghilleri Giovanni/Sartori Umberto, Carozzi Ubaldo, Parodi Luigi
1922 at Mantova Teatro Andreani during May with Lattuada Emma, Martellato Alessandro/Guicciardi Vincenzo, D'Arles Silvio, Brambilla Angelo
1922 at Palermo Teatro Biondo during december with Piave Emilia, Zagaroli Alfredo, Sala Armando, Treves Gino
1923 at Buenos Aires Teatro Coliseo durign March with Delle Fornaci Elvezia, Pilotto Angelo, Faini Giovanni, Di Siervi Antonio
1924 at New York Manatthan Opera House during March wuth Frey Cora, Zagaroli Alfredo, Delle Molle Luigi, Calvino Giuseppe
Rinaldo Schenone sings Samson et Dalila: Figli miei v'arrestate

Rinaldo Schenone sings Un ballo in Maschera: T'amo, s t'amo in lagrime, with Giuseppina Baldassare-Tedeschi
In RA Format
I would like to thank Robert Schlesinger for the recording (Ballo).
The Southeast Missourian, February 26, 1929

Chronology
1916      
01 Roma Teatro Adriano BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)
       
1918      
02 Roma Teatro Nazionale BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo) / BOHEME (Rodolfo) / TOSCA (Cavaradossi) / FORZA DEL DESTINO (Alvaro)
       
1919      
01 Modena Teatro Storchi BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)
07 Roma Teatro Costanzi AIDA (Radames) / TUCUMAN di S.Boero (Fernando)
       
1920      
04 Catania Teatro Bellini PAGLIACCI (Canio)
05 Genova Politeama Genovese FORZA DEL DESTINO (Alvaro)
09 Varese Teatro Sociale BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)
11 Genova Politeama Genovese MOSE' di G.Rossini
       
1921      
03 Genova Teatro Paganini PAGLIACCI (Canio)
  Napoli Politeama Giacosa FORZA DEL DESTINO (Alvaro)
       
1922      
01 Palermo Teatro Biondo FORZA DEL DESTINO (Alvaro)
03 Lugano Teatro Apollo AIDA (Radames)
05 Mantova Teatro Andreani BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo) / PAGLIACCI (Canio)
09 Salerno Teatro Verdi BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)
12 Palermo Teatro Biondo PAGLIACCI (Canio)
       
1923      
01 Sampierdarena Politeama Sampierdarenese BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)
03 Buenos Ayres Teatro Coliseo AIDA (Radames) / BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo) / CARMEN (Don Jos) / PAGLIACCI (Canio) / TOSCA (Cavaradossi)
       
1924      
03 New York Manatthan Opera House PAGLIACCI (Canio)
12 Legnano Teatro Sociale BALLO IN MASCHERA (Riccardo)

The Telegraph July 14, 1932
Discography

FONOTIPIA/ODEON	 
74225         OTELLO: Gi nella notte densa with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina                xxPh 5300
74226         OTELLO: Ed io vedea with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina                          xxPh 5301
74229         DANNAZIONE DI FAUST: Duetto with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina                  xxPh 5301
74230         WALKIRIA: Finale A.I with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina                        xxPh 5299
152514        FORZA DEL DESTINO: La vita  inferno all'infelice                                 Pho  5507	  
152515        FORZA DEL DESTINO: O tu che in seno agli angeli                                   Pho  5508
152526        SANSONE E DALIDA: Figli miei v'arrestate	                                        Pho  5503
152527        BALLO IN MASCHERA: Mazurka and duetto with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina        Pho  5302? 
Unpublished   BALLO IN MASCHERA:  Invan ti cieli, Amelia with Baldassarre Tedeschi Giuseppina   xxPh 5301    
Geneva Daily Times, November 14, 1928

Geneva Daily Times November 20, 1928
Source for the chronology and discography the extraordinary Website of Roberto Marcocci.

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