José Carreras

José Carreras

Spanish opera singer
One of contemporary opera's most celebrated figures, José Carreras was perhaps best known for his association with the Three Tenors.
BornDecember 5, 1946
HometownBarcelona, Spain
Net worth$250 million
Height5'7" (1.70m)
SpouseJutta Jäger (m 2006 - 2011) , Mercedes Pérez (m 1971 - 1992)
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Herbert Chappell: TV composer and producer who brought the Three Tenors to the world stage

  • Effortlessly at ease on all sides of the cultural divide, Herbert Chappell, who has died aged 85, was a musician, composer, conductor and filmmaker who carved out a rich career writing music for film and TV.As head of the Decca record label’s audio visual department, Chappell was the driving force behind the Three Tenors event during the 1990 Fifa World Cup in Italy, when Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras were persuaded to gather in the Baths of Caracalla, Rome, for a performance televised live to 56 countries and an estimated 800 million viewers.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

La Bohème
La Bohème
1h 46min
1989

Albums

West Side Story [Universal]
West Side Story [Universal]
2021
José Carreras: The Legendary Tenor
José Carreras: The Legendary Tenor
2016
Carreras: The 50 Greatest Tracks
Carreras: The 50 Greatest Tracks
2016
José Carreras: Verdi, Donizetti, Rossini
José Carreras: Verdi, Donizetti, Rossini
2014
José Carreras Sings Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Mercadante, Ponchielli
José Carreras Sings Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Mercadante, Ponchielli
2014
Granada, Parlami d'amore Mariù, Be My Love, Dein ist mein ganzes Herz
Granada, Parlami d'amore Mariù, Be My Love, Dein ist mein ganzes Herz
2014
José Carreras: Live in Vienna
José Carreras: Live in Vienna
2012
Comeback Concerts
Comeback Concerts
2012
Massenet, Fauré, Tosti, Mompou, Turina, de Falla: Lieder
Massenet, Fauré, Tosti, Mompou, Turina, de Falla: Lieder
2012
Neapolitan Songs
Neapolitan Songs
2011
You Belong To My Heart
You Belong To My Heart
2010
Sergei Prokofiev: Pedro y el Lobo; Sinfonía Clásica
Sergei Prokofiev: Pedro y el Lobo; Sinfonía Clásica
2010
Best of José Carreras
Best of José Carreras
2010
10 Great Songs: José Carreras
10 Great Songs: José Carreras
2009
Legends: José Carreras
Legends: José Carreras
2009
Opera's Greatest Arias: Three Legendary Recitals
Opera's Greatest Arias: Three Legendary Recitals
2009
Legendary Performances of Carreras
Legendary Performances of Carreras
2007
Verdi: I Due Foscari
Verdi: I Due Foscari
2007
Jose Carreras & Friends
Jose Carreras & Friends
2006
Christmas Concert [SBC]
Christmas Concert [SBC]
2006