Domingo to Appear in Orange County Ring

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Tenor Plšcido Domingo will sing the role of Siegmund in Wagner's Die Walk‹re at the Orange County Performing Arts Center in October 2006.

The performances will be part of a Ring cycle staged by the Kirov Opera at the Costa Mesa arts center, as part of a celebration marking the opening of the Ren_e and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.

The Ring will conducted by Valery Gergiev, artistic and general director of the Mariinsky Theater. It will be the first ever performed in the Los Angeles area; Domingo's own Los Angeles Opera has delayed its own cycle until 2009.

Domingo is also scheduled to give the world premiere of a song cycle by William Bolcom as part of the five-week celebration.

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