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Season 38, Episode 14 Placido Domingo: My Favorite Roles

First Aired: September 23, 2011

Placido Domingo reminisces about his favorite roles in this retrospective. The documentary, which also features his reflections on his childhood, includes his turn as Don Jose in "Carmen" at the Vienna Staatsoper; and performance in "El Gato Montes" from the L.A. Opera. Also: "Ernani" and "I Pagliacci" from La Scala in Milan; "La Gioconda" from the Vienna State Opera; "Luisa Miller" and "Simon Boccanegra" from the Metropolitan Opera; and "Samson and Dalila" from the San Francisco Opera.

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
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