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Placido Domingo: My Favorite Roles

Full Episode

This comprehensive performance documentary, the first profile of the tenor in a decade, features the celebrated tenor – and general director of both the Washington National Opera and the Los Angeles Opera – as he looks back and reflects with heartfelt candor on his choicest roles from opera houses around the world – Simon Boccanegra […]

Placido Domingo: My Favorite Roles

About the Performance Documentary

The great Spanish tenor Plácido Domingo looks back on his illustrious career – one which has been bountifully preserved on film and video – in Plácido Domingo: My Favorite Roles, a presentation of THIRTEEN’s Great Performances, airing Friday, September 23 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). This comprehensive performance documentary, the first profile […]

Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias

Introduction

GREAT PERFORMANCES marks the first anniversary of the passing of one of opera’s most cherished voices with Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias, Wednesday, September 10 at 9 p.m. (ET) on PBS (check local listings). Presented by Thirteen/WNET New York and combining archival and rarely seen performance footage with fresh reminiscences by friends and colleagues, […]

Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Daniel Ross, Colin Fitzpatrick Graphic Art: Gabriel Torres Technical Director: Brian Lee Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero HTML Implementation: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2008 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York’s Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New York City. Anthony Chapman, Director of Interactive […]

Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias

Friends Remember Pavarotti

Pavarotti’s friends and colleagues remember his life. Read what they have to say of the late master. “He was like a, let’s say prima donna? Yes, why not? Prima donna can be also a tenor, and we need prima donnas on stage to catch the audience’s attention.” — Soprano Renata Scotto “Outside the opera world, […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Art Director: Sabina Daley Designer & Flash Programmer: Karen Mattson Graphic Art: Karen Mattson Technical Director: Brian Lee PHP Scripting: Ben Chappel Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation Assistance: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2002 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Josh Answers Your Questions

We want to thank everyone who submitted questions to Josh. He could only respond to a limited number of your submissions, and we are not accepting additional inquiries. Question 1: Is everybody in your family as musically inclined as you? Answer: My family is pretty musical in that they enjoy and appreciate music from all […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Interview: Josh Groban

GREAT PERFORMANCES: How did this TV special, JOSH GROBAN IN CONCERT, come about for PBS? Josh Groban: Well, even back when we were first starting to make the CD, really as far back as when I was in high school, I always dreamed of one day doing a show on PBS, because I had grown […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Singing Sensation

While Eminem and Christina Aguilera fight it out for the number one spot on the BILLBOARD charts and the hearts and dollars of the MTV generation, there is an unlikely force on the music scene who is giving them a run for their money. Josh Groban may not win an award at the next MTV […]

Josh Groban in Concert

About Josh

Josh Groban grew up in Southern California and enjoyed performing as a child. He became more serious about his craft when he attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and began studying voice in earnest. His vocal coach was acquainted with record producer-composer David Foster and when Foster put out a call for singers […]