Juilliard rejected me twice. But Domingo believed in memain
The soprano Angel Blue has a busy international career and a promising future.
But she was almost stopped in her tracks by two rejection slips from Juilliard. What kept her going was the support of the music department at UCLA and the chance to sing for Placido Domingo, who chose her for Operalia.
‘I was thankful for the opportunity to sing for (Domingo),’ Blue tells her alumnus magazine. ‘It was a sign from God for me, as ‘This is what you’re supposed to be doing.’’
photo: Sonya Garza
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