Placido Domingo and Ana Maria Martinez, "My Spain"


He 25 of June, to 20.00 hours, Placido Domingo will return to Teatro Real to star, together with the Puerto Rican soprano Ana Maria Martinez, the seventh concert of the cycle Real nights. The two interpreters, already sang together at the Royal the 21 July 2007, On this occasion they will perform works by Giuseppe Verdi, Georges Bizet y Emmanuel Chabrier, related to Spain, and pieces by Spanish composers reveriano soutullo Y John Vert, Pablo Luna, Manuel Penella, Ruperto Chapí, Federico Moreno Torroba, Pablo Sorozábal Y Agustin Lara, Next to the Head of the Royal Theatre Orchestra, under the musical direction of Alejo Pérez.

The Argentine director, who this season had a great success with his interpretation of the opera Die Eroberung von Mexico (The conquest of Mexico), de Wolfgang Rihm, will also direct the concert starring the soprano Eva María Westbroek, what will take place tomorrow, 24 of June, to 20.00 hours, within the same cycle.

Placido Domingo, who has been present at 16 of the 17 Royal Theater seasons, will return in June and July of next year to direct a new production of Goyescas, from Enrique Granados (with stage director José Luis Gómez) and perform the title role of the opera Giacomo Puccini, Gianni Schicchi, in a production he himself commissioned for the Los Angeles Opera, with stage director Woody Allen.