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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

On 21st January 2011, the world's greatest tenor Placido Domingo celebrated his 70th birthday in Madrid, the city of his birth. At the Teatro Real, in the presence of the Queen of Spain, a host of international stars including Bryn Terfel, Dolora Zajick and Rene Pape performed in his honour, singing music by Verdi, Wagner, Mozart and Puccini.

Last on

Sun 20 Mar 2011 00:30 BBC HD

Credits

Conductor
James Conlon
Orchestra
Teatro Real Orchestra
Singer
Bryn Terfel
Singer
Paul Groves
Singer
Rene Pape
Singer
Ana Maria Martinez
Singer
Dolora Zajick
Singer
Anja Kampe
Singer
Juan Pons
Singer
Erwin Schrott
Singer
Chorus of the Teatro Real
Presenter
Katie Derham
Director
Peter Maniura

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