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Plácido Domingo sings "My country, my Bulgaria" in Sofia (Feb 14, 2014)

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With Lalka Nikolova (Sofia, Bulgaria)

Official website of Plácido Domingo at http://www.placidodomingo.com/inhalt.php

From The Kennedy Center:
Plácido Domingo is a world-renowned, multifaceted artist. He is recognized as one of the finest and most influential singing actors in the history of opera, yet he is also a respected conductor and a major force as an opera administrator, in his role as General Director of Washington National Opera and Los Angeles Opera. More ....

As a surprise for the Bulgarian public in Sofia, the world famous singer Plácido Domingo included a Bulgarian song during his concert on February 14 in Bulgaria. He performed together with Micaëla Oeste and Virginia Tola (Live concert in hall ''Arena Armeec'' in Sofia, Bulgaria) – see the video. “My country, my Bulgaria” is one of the most popular Bulgarian pop songs authored by Bulgaria pop super star Emil Dimitrov.

View a video with the song performed by Emil Dimitrov

Profile of Plácido Domingo
He is a Spanish-Mexican tenor and conductor best known for his powerful and versatile voice. Both of Domingo's parents were singers in Spain and Domingo began his study of music on the piano but when the power of his voice was revealed he became a singer. He made his debut at the New York City Opera in 1965 and has since won 11 Grammy Awards, performed around the world.
• NAME: Plácido Domingo
• OCCUPATION: Singer
• BIRTH DATE: January 21, 1941 (Age: 73)
• PLACE OF BIRTH: Madrid, Spain
• ORIGINALLY: José Plácido Domingo Embil
• ZODIAC SIGN: Aquarius

About the song My country, my Bulgaria and Emil Dimitrov:

Veneta Ninkova: The greatest Bulgarian song of all times!

Velichko Nejkov: The second hymn of Bulgaria!

Emil Krumov: Speechless. The greatest [singer] and also I miss Bulgaria badly.

Krasimir Petrov: Great singer and great son for your Bulgaria, our homeland.

Links:
Biography of Plácido Domingo
The Kennedy Center
Plácido Domingo at youtube.com (Moya strana, moya Bulgaria)

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