Posts Tagged ‘Plácido Domingo’

Feb. 24 2012

Opera on-screen!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on Opera on-screen!

While skimming friends’ Facebook posts this morning, I came across a few comments relating to Placido Domingo & Stephen Colbert having sung Verdi’s La Donna e Mobile on last night’s “Colbert Report.” Having missed the broadcast, I immediately Googled the performance & was delighted with the video I found. Both men sound great & look […]

Jan. 21 2012

De Mi Alma Latina (From My Latin Soul)

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | 2 Comments

Aside from devoting an entire hour to birthday tenor, conductor, and impresario Plácido Domingo, I want to blog about one soul recording.  Maestro Domingo was born 71 years ago today in Spain.  His parents, zarzuela singers, something like Spanish operetta singers, in the late 1940’s moved to Mexico and formed their own zarzuela company.  Domingo […]