Placido Domingo celebrates Mandalay’s third anniversary

Mar 12, 2002 6:32 AM

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino is proud to announce an elegant evening of music to celebrate the third anniversary of their resort””international opera star Placido Domingo, performing Saturday in the Mandalay Bay Events Center. For ticket information, call (702) 632-7580.

Acknowledged worldwide as one of the premiere vocal maestros of our age, Placido Domingo has performed on stage in more than 115 different roles, more than any other Tenor in the annals of music. His repertoire spans the range of styles and composers from Mozart to Verdi, from Berloiz to Puccini, and from Wagner to Ginastera.

Seven of Mr. Domingo’s recordings have appeared simultaneously on the Billboard Classical and Crossover charts. He has earned nine Grammy awards in his distinguished career.

This will mark the second occasion on which Mr. Domingo has performed for a Mandalay Bay anniversary. In 2000, he joined Maestros Luciano Pavarotti and Jose Carreras, performing as the Three Tenors, to perform before a sold-out house for the resort’s first anniversary.