The Mapleson Cylinders - Program Notes
, baritone, sang at the Metropolitan
only during the 1900-01 season. His five-month engagement with the
company began November 10, 1900, in Los Angeles, with a Saturday matinee
performance of Mercutio in Raméo et Juliette.
His New York debut was in the same role, December 18, 1900. Sizès'
twenty-five performances during the season also included Nevers in
Huguenots, the King in Le Cid,
Valentin, and Spendius in the first New York performances of Ernest
Reyer's Salammbo. He was paid 3,000 francs per month,
or $2,880 for the season.
LE CID (King): Side 3/Band 6