Ruggero Raimondi signed Photo ( Foto Palffy ). Authentic signature.
The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. Size: 3,8 x 5,9 inches. Fine condition.
Ruggero Raimondi is an Italian bass-baritone opera singer and sometime screen actor.
Raimondi's career started in the major opera houses in Italy (La Fenice in Venice, the Teatro Regio in Turin, Teatro Comunale in Florence) and abroad, beginning with the Glyndebourne Festival (Don Giovanni in 1969).
His La Scala debut was as Timur in Turandot in 1968, his Metropolitan Opera debut was as Silva in Ernani in 1970, and his Covent Garden debut was as Fiesco in Simon Boccanegra in 1972.
In 1975, he made his Paris Opera debut as Procida, and his Salzburg Festival debut in 1980 as the King in Aida. In 1986, he first directed a production of Don Giovanni, and decided to continue his career as a director as well.