Get QuoteDark Inspirational Quotes App
All Quotes by author - Placido Domingo
" Between parts I was too old for and roles that were too overwhelming, out of reach then for my voice. I carved out a niche with the Wagnerian repertoire since I am attracted by its theatrical intensity. "
" But enough joking. I am singing. This is all my life. "
" But I won't deprive myself of singing opera as long as my voice follows. "
" Don't you think it astonishing that, at 58, I am still working at improving my career? "
" Every three days on average, I am alone on stage, facing the public. "
" Honestly, if the public still wants to hear me in some works, I have to go down a half step. "
" I am never wrong when it comes to my possibilities. "
" I attended less than two years of Conservatory in Mexico City. "
" I feel at home in an orchestral score. "
" I feel like a little boy who is constantly offered new toys. "
" If money was my only motivation, I would organize myself differently. "
" I have always studied my parts with the orchestral score and not with the piano reduction. "
" In the last century, everybody was singing lower. "
" I then realized that I could never be satisfied again with the mere natural charm of my voice, that I had to constantly paint when singing, melting all the colors, expressing reds and blacks that had to be less primary but bursting with subtly colored combinations. "
" It is strange, but nobody is shocked when pop singers make a fortune in the space of two years. "
" I was married at 16, a father at 17 and divorced at 18. "
" I will prove that a great conducting career is expecting me. "
" Let us be clear: I take ten times more money for a concert than for an opera performance. "
" My strength is my enthusiasm. "
" On the other hand, I have devoted so much energy to reach the top that I accept the stress of being there. "
" Should it happen tomorrow, I would fall to my knees to give thanks to God for such a career. "
" Singing becomes a form of therapy. "
" The atmosphere of the theater is my oxygen. "
" The high note is not the only thing. "
" The press regularly proclaims my ambitions and my financial demands. "
" The public is a part of my real life. "
" The public made me and then encouraged me for many years, and my future even now depends upon it. "
" The voice collects and translates your bad physical health, your emotional worries, your personal troubles. "
" This circus games aspect has existed since the beginning of my career. "
" This season, over eight productions, I am presenting four young tenors. "
Check our other websites: