As one of today's most exciting young conductors, Domingo enjoys a vibrant career leading internationally acclaimed ensembles including The Metropolitan Opera, the Mariinsky Theatre, Staatsoper Berlin, Opernhaus Zürich, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Hamburger Symphoniker, Dresdner Philharmonie, Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, St. Petersburg Philharmonic, New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège, and Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra.
Starting from the 2019/20 season, Domingo will serve as the Principal Guest Conductor of the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra.
In the 2018/19 season, Domingo conducts, amongst others, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Orchestre de chambre de Paris, Orquesta Filarmonica de Gran Canaria and Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo. Equally busy on the opera stage, Domingo makes a series of significant debuts: Wiener Staatsoper (Turandot), Lyric Opera of Chicago (La bohème), Royal Swedish Opera (Aida) and Liceu Barcelona (Luisa Miller). He returns to Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin to conduct Tosca.
Last season, Domingo made acclaimed debuts at The Metropolitan Opera (L’elisir d’amore), the Mariinsky Theatre (La bohème), Oper Stuttgart (Tosca), Semperoper Dresden (La traviata) and Opéra de Monte-Carlo (I puritani). He also returned to Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin with La traviata and Orfeo ed Euridice.
Recent symphonic highlights included guest engagements with the Dresden Philharmonic, Hamburger Symphoniker, Orchestre National de Bordeaux Aquitaine, Orchestre National de Belgique, Istanbul Borusan Philharmonic Orchestra and Malmö Symphony Orchestra.
From 2013-2016, Domingo was the first assistant to Daniel Barenboim at the Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin. Since then, he has become a prominent guest conductor in the house, having conducted a vast array of works including La Traviata, Tosca, L’Elisir d’Amore, La bohème, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, The Rake's Progress, Orfeo ed Euridice and The Rite of Spring (ballet).
Domingo was born in Caracas, Venezuela. He began his music studies as a violinist and member of the renowned Venezuelan musical education program El Sistema. He went on to study conducting in Europe at the Haute Ecole de Musique de Genève with Professor Laurent Gay.