Weekend Preview – USA (10/13-15): LA Opera
OperaWireWeekend Preview – USA (10/13-15): LA Opera Opens 'Nabucco' With Plácido DomingoOperaWireOn Saturday, Los Angeles Opera opens its production of “Nabucco (the company also showcases “The Pearl Fishers this weekend)” starring Plácido Domingo, Michigan Opera Theatre showcases its first performance of “Rigoletto,” San Francisco Opera ...
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 9:01 pm
Placido Domingo Sings At Alamodome On
Texas Public RadioPlacido Domingo Sings At Alamodome On WednesdayTexas Public RadioMonday seemed a hectic day for me, but not nearly as hectic as a normal day for 76 year old Placido Domingo. I waited near the phone, assured that Maestro Domingo would take some time out of his busy day of rehearsals for Giuseppe Verdi's Nabucco, ...
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 7:37 pm
Kristin Chenoweth, Uzo Aduba, and More
Kristin Chenoweth, Uzo Aduba, and More Announced for Placido Domingo 50th Anniversary ConcertBroadway WorldUzo Aduba, Garth Brooks and Kristin Chenoweth will join a host of opera stars featured at the Plácido Domingo 50th Anniversary Concert. LA Opera's gala event will take place on November 17, 2017, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion-50 years to the day ...
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 3:42 pm
Tenor Placido Domingo announces disaster
KWTXTenor Placido Domingo announces disaster relief fundraisingKWTXOpera singer Placido Domingo has announced he will match $50000 in donations to relief efforts following an earthquake in Mexico and a hurricane in Puerto ...Tenor Placido Domingo announces disaster relief fundraising - New ...New Jersey Heraldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 3:12 pm
Secret British grandchild of Three Tenors
Mirror.co.ukSecret British grandchild of Three Tenors star - and her life is very different to that of millionaire grandfatherMirror.co.ukOpera singer Placido Domingo moves in a superstar world – but he has a British granddaughter whose life is on a totally different scale. Placido – one of the famous Three Tenors – has an estimated £150million fortune and has rubbed shoulders with US ...
Posted on 7 October 2017 | 2:01 pm
The Las Vegas Philharmonic to Back Plácido
Members of The Las Vegas Philharmonic will be backing renowned artist Plácido Domingo and his guest Conductor Maestro Eugene Kohn and guest Soprano Ana Maria Martinez at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on Tuesday, Sept. 15. Plácido Domingo has been ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:26 pm
Pavarotti Coming to Prince Theater … Sort
Some of the biggest names in classical music—the late Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Sondra Radvanovsky, Ekaterina Gubanova—are coming to Philly this fall, at least in digital spirit, as the Prince Theater launches yet ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:50 am
A highlight of the evening, chaired by Dr. William Isacoff and Barry Tucker, will be the screening of a video of Richard Tucker and Luciano Pavarotti singing together and will be introduced by Plácido Domingo. The concert will be produced by Barry Tucker ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:15 am
Iranian tenor escaped persecution on way to
"But I had some audio and videotapes of Pavarotti and Placido Domingo." Ghazavi's life took a sudden turn when an Italian tourist happened to hear him singing Scarlatti's "Pieta, Signore," and helped pave his way to study opera in Italy in 2003. After two ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:00 am
Restoring the Legacy of a Composer
BERLIN — When Giacomo Meyerbeer died during rehearsals of his last opera, “L’Africaine,” in 1863, his style of music drama served as a model across Europe. But a combination of anti-Semitism, nationalist aesthetics and financial considerations ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:22 am