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Domingo, Plácido 1941-

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Most widely held works by Plácido Domingo
Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti in concert by José Carreras( Recording )

50 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final medley of 12 songs arr. by Lalo Schifrin, in part for vocal trio
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

133 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plácido Domingo, the leading Otello of his generation, gives an intensely emotional performance as the great warrior destroyed by jealousy in this broadcast of Verdi's towering Shakespeare adaptation. Aprile Millo is his wife, Desdemona, the innocent woman at the center of the web of deceit spun by the villainous Iago--sung by James Morris, who celebrates 25 years at the Met with this performance. Music Director James Levine presides over the company's musical forces
The Book of Life by Hal Hartley( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge R. Gutierrez comes a breathtaking animated comedy with a dazzling visual style unlike anything you've seen before. Torn between the expectations of his family and the desires of his heart, a young man named Manolo sets off on an epic quest, that spans three spectacular worlds, in order to reunite with his one true love and defend his village. Not your ordinary fairy tale, The Book of Life is a wondrous fantasy-adventure filled with magic, music and fun!"--Container
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

60 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of Verdi's opera, telling the story of a beautiful courtesan dying from consumption, her love for a poor nobleman and the sacrifices she makes for him
Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

109 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRIGHTMAN, Sarah (soprano). DOMINGO, Placido (tenor). MILES-KINGSTON, Paul (treble). WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR. ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. MAAZEL, Lorin (conductor)
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

97 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Verdi's most popular operas receives a blazingly dramatic performance by a sensational cast: Montserrat Caballé is Leonora, the young noblewoman caught between two feuding archenemies: her beloved, the troubadour and rebel leader Manrico (Plácido Domingo), and the aristocratic, villainous Count di Luna (Robert Merrill). Fiorenza Cossotto is Azucena, the passionate gypsy whose actions, years before, set the dramatic events in motion
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, Don Jose, a naive army corporal seduced by Carmen, abandons his career, his fiancee, even his dying mother. However, Carmen soon tires of him and takes up with a toreador. Don Jose begs the gypsy to return to him, but tragedy is the result of her taunting declarations of freedom
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

73 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of the opera by Verdi, based on Shakespeare's classic tragedy of jealousy, deceit, conspiracy, & murder. Othello's great love for Desdemona proves to be too much to bear
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

64 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Verdi fans, this performance of his dark, magnificent opera is something of a touchstone. James Levine knows just how to bring all the elements in this sprawling canvas together in one gripping picture. The legendary Leontyne Price is spectacular as Leonora, desperately in love with Alvaro (Plácido Domingo at his most incandescent), even after fate wrenches them apart. Cornell MacNeil is Don Carlo, Leonora's vengeful brother, and Martti Talvela is the compassionate Padre Guardiano
Tosca opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

68 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franco Zeffirelli both stage-directed and designed the sets for this 1985 Metropolitan Opera production of Puccini's romantic opera Tosca. The story revolves around the singer Floria Tosca (Hildegard Behrens), who is jealous of her lover, painter Mario Cavaradossi (Placido Domingo). The corrupt police chief Scarpia (Cornell MacNeil) is after the escaped political prisoner Cesare Angelotti (James Courtney), who is friends with Mario. The treacherous Scarpia arrests Mario, Angelotti kills himself, and Tosca gets homicidal. Several murders and betrayals later, the conclusion involves Mario and Tosca before a firing squad in the dramatic final act. Conducted by Guiseppe Sinopoli
Giovanna d'Arco [lyric drama in a prologue and three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

43 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains notes on Verdi's career & the first performance of this opera, a synopsis, the libretto and biographical sketches of the soloists & conductor
La fanciulla del West opera in tre atti by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

91 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action of the opera is set at the height of the notorious California gold rush
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

72 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

69 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoffman drunk in a tavern is coerced by a group of student to tell them tales and stories of his love life. After telling the stories, he awakes to see Stella, his secret new love in the arms of his rival Counsellor Lindorf
A celebration of Christmas by José Carreras( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas live from Vienna, with Jose Carreras, Natalie Cole, and Placido Domingo
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

58 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hamburg State Opera's production of Puccini's opera. The Chevalier des Grieux meets and seduces the young Manon when she is being escorted by her brother to a convent. Manon lives with des Grieux in Paris, but leaves him for a rich admirer. She is later arrested, charged with prostitution, and deported to Louisiana. Des Grieux accompanies her and during an escape attempt she dies in his arms
I vespri siciliani [opera in 5 acts] by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

46 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's gripping tale of Sicilians rising against the occupying French stars Renata Scotto in her only broadcast of this rarely heard masterpiece. From the beginning of the opera, when Elena (Scotto) sings an "innocent" song fanning the people's resentment against the foreign army, to the end, when the ringing of her wedding bells signals the start of the revolt, Scotto's artistry blazes. James Levine leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a wonderfully idiomatic performance, and Ruggero Raimondi is magnificent as Procida, the outlawed Sicilian leader
The 3 tenors in concert 1994 by José Carreras( Recording )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heralded as the biggest single musical event in history, three legendary tenors, Luciano Pavarotti, Jose Carreras and Placido Domingo, come together for the ultimate opera performance
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
My first forty years by Plácido Domingo( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in 7 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early life of one of the greatest and most admired opera singers of the late 20th century
 
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Bizet's Carmen
Alternative Names
Domingo, .. 1941-

Domingo Embil, José Plácido 1941-

Domingo, Plácido

Domingo, Placido 1941-

Domingo, Plasido.

Domingo, Plasido 1941-

Embil Domingo, Plácido José

Embil, José Plácido Domingo 1941-

Plàcido Domingo

Plácido Domingo & Friends

Plácido Domingo artiste lyrique et chef d'orchestre

Plácido Domingo cantante e direttore d'orchestra spagnolo

Plácido Domingo espanjalainen tenori ja kapellimestari

Plácido Domingo hiszpański śpiewak operowy

Plácido Domingo Spaans zanger

Plácido Domingo spanischer Opernsänger (Tenor)

Plácido Domingo Spanish tenor and conductor

Plaçido Dominqo

Placidus Domingo

Plasido Domingo

Three Tenors

Πλάθιντο Ντομίνγκο

Доминго, Пласидо

Пласидо Доминго

Пласіда Дамінга

Пласідо Домінґо

Плясыда Дамінга

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פלאסידו דומינגו

بلاثيدو دومينغو

بلاسيدو دومينجو

پلاسیدو دومینگو

ปลาซีโด โดมิงโก

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도밍고, 플라시도 1941-

플라시도 도밍고

ドミンゴ, プラシド

プラシド・ドミンゴ

普拉西多·多明哥

普拉西多·多明戈

普拉西多·杜鳴高

杜明高

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OtelloTosca opera in three actsManon LescautPlácido DomingoThe private lives of the three tenors : behind the scenes with Plácido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, and José CarrerasMy operatic rolesPlácido Domingo : opera superstar