The important thing is that you have all the preparation—you study music, you study singing, you have the right teacher…you have the right coaches. Today the level of preparation is absolutely great – and that’s something you have to keep in mind….Whatever you think you are doing, you can still do more.


Plácido Domingo, one of opera’s legendary Three Tenors, is the director of the Los Angeles Opera and was the director of the Washington National Opera for fourteen years. He holds the World Record for the longest standing ovation in history, which lasted for over eighty minutes.