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Domingo, Plácido 1941-

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Most widely held works by Plácido Domingo
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

236 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( )

99 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book (125 p. :
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

188 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,200 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
Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti in concert by José Carreras( Recording )

56 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final medley of 12 songs arr. by Lalo Schifrin, in part for vocal trio
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Recording )

214 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star tenor Plácido Domingo brings romantic ardor and stylish vocalism to the role of Don José, the honest soldier lured to his doom by the free-spirited gypsy of the title, sung by Maria Ewing. Catherine Malfitano is Micaela, the faithful girl from Don José's old life who comes to realize she is unable to save him, and Michael Devlin sings Escamillo, the swaggering bullfighter and Don José's rival for Carmen's affections. James Levine leads the Met's musical forces
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

150 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,800 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
The Book of Life( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,736 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 )

92 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,549 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
Pagliacci by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Recording )

61 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete in two acts, sung in Italian
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

83 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,336 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 by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

101 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,264 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
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

111 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a pair of doomed lovers
Requiem by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Recording )

68 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRIGHTMAN, Sarah (soprano). DOMINGO, Placido (tenor). MILES-KINGSTON, Paul (treble). WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR. ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. MAAZEL, Lorin (conductor)
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

47 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's heartbreaking drama comes to life with Liping Zhang and Robert Dean Smith in the leading roles of the young Japanese geisha and the American Navy lieutenant whose arranged marriage ends in tragedy. Maria Zifchak is Suzuki, the faithful servant, and Luca Salsi sings U.S. consul Sharpless. Plácido Domingo conducts one of the most romantic and colorful scores in the repertoire
Giovanna d'Arco by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

68 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,113 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
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Recording )

126 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recording contains the complete operas sung in Italian. The book contains the complete text of the librettos with annotations in both English and Italian and a critical historical commentary. The text also includes the background of the composers, biographies of the principal singers and conductors
The 3 tenors in concert 1994 by José Carreras( Recording )

39 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,044 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
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of the classic opera, with Migenes-Johnson as Carmen, and Domingo as Don José. Carmen seduces Don José who then deserts his post, his family and his honor. When the dashing toreador Escamillo wins Carmen's affections, the spurned Don José is filled with rage and jealousy, and tragedy ensues
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

63 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN. AMBROSIAN OPERA CHORUS. GIULINI, Carlo Maria (conductor). DOMINGO, Placido (tenor). CABALLE, Montserrat (soprano)
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

93 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,024 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
 
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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

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Доминго, Пласидо

Пласидо Доминго

Пласіда Дамінга

Пласідо Домінґо

Плясыда Дамінга

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פלאסידו דומינגו

פלאסידו דומינגו שחקן ספרדי

بلاثيدو دومينغو

بلاسيدو دومينجو

پلاسیدو دومینگو

ปลาซีโด โดมิงโก

პლაჩიდო დომინგო

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

Languages
Italian (1,038)

French (252)

English (174)

German (113)

Latin (42)

Spanish (30)

Multiple languages (13)

Dutch (5)

Russian (4)

Japanese (2)

Chinese (1)

Polish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Bizet's CarmenPlácido DomingoThe private lives of the three tenors : behind the scenes with Plácido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, and José CarrerasPlácido Domingo : opera superstarMy operatic rolesPlácido Domingo and the Royal OperaThe three tenors