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Placido Domingo Still a Hard Working Man

[I DON'T KNOW WHERE THIS IS GOING; IT'S RIDDLED WITH REF TO MULTI-MEDIA ABOUT AND BY DOMINGO WITH NO ORIGINAL CONTENT] Heralded as one of the world's greatest living classical artists, Domingo returned to the UK last weekend to revive his role in Simon Bocconegra at the BBC Proms season. You can read more about Domingo from an Observer interview here. So as the Summer BBC Proms kicks off, Warner Classics and Jazz celebrates the return of the iconic tenor by re-releasing masterpieces of his cinematic opera. Plácido Domingo 'My Greatest Roles: The Documentary' DVD NVC Arts 5186 56282-2 is now available. This film is a retrospective of his greatest work using specially filmed interviews and illustrated by personally selected performance footage. Plácido Domingo speaks movingly of his most important roles, building a picture of this unique artist throughout his extraordinary career.