ANDREA Bocelli is known around the world as an international superstar singer. But what is his background? And what did he perform at the last Royal wedding? Who is Andrea Bocelli? What is his background? Andrea, 60, was born September 22, 1958, and is an Italian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Celine Dion once said that "if God would have a singing voice, he must sound a lot like Andrea Bocelli". He has recorded 15 solo studio albums of both pop and classical music, three greatest hits albums, and nine complete operas, selling over 90 million records worldwide. He has had success as a crossover performer, bringing classical music to the top of international pop charts. How did Andrea lose his sight? He was born with poor eyesight and was diagnosed with congenital glaucoma. Andrea lost his sight for good at the age of 12, following a football accident. He was hit in the eye playing goalkeeper during a match and suffered a brain haemorrhage. Doctors resorted to leeches in a … [Read more...] about How old is Andrea Bocelli, when did he lose his sight and what songs did he perform at Princess Eugenie’s wedding?
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Andrea Bocelli on being friends with Sarah Ferguson and duetting with his son BelfastTelegraph.co.uk He charmed the chapel performing for Eugenie and Jack — now Andrea Bocelli is going viral duetting with his son. They tell Craig McLean about making friends in Windsor. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/andrea-bocelli-on-being-friends-with-sarah-ferguson-and-duetting-with-his-son-37439509.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37439904.ece/7ce89/AUTOCROP/h342/era_sin-_Read-Only_.jpg Email He charmed the chapel performing for Eugenie and Jack — now Andrea Bocelli is going viral duetting with his son. They tell Craig McLean about making friends in Windsor. It was the other wedding of the year. Last Friday’s marriage at Windsor Castle of Princess Eugenie and wine merchant Jack Brooksbank was a starry affair. It was a right royal knees-up with fish for dinner, tequila for toasts (probs), a top hat for Cara Delevingne and bonus Brit … [Read more...] about Andrea Bocelli on being friends with Sarah Ferguson and duetting with his son
The official Order of Service for the wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank has been revealed. The 22-page booklet includes details about the processions, music, hymns, prayers and readings which will all be part of the ceremony in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. The ceremony will start at 11am and will be attended by 850 guest including senior royals and A-list celebrities. After the ceremony guests will sit down for a formal lunch hosted by the Queen. In the evening there will be a black-tie party hosted by her parents Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson at Royal Lodge in Windsor. The following day there will be a festival themed party for guests to enjoy. The service is led by the Right Reverend David Conner KCVO, Dean of Windsor. The prayers are led by the Most Reverend and Right Honourable John Sentamu, Archbishop of York. The service is sung by the choir of St George’s Chapel, conducted by Mr James Vivian, Director of Music, St George’s Chapel, Windsor … [Read more...] about Princess Eugenie’s wedding Order of Service in full including music and vows
The Pope addressed tens of thousands of concert-goers at GAA headquarters in Dublin where musical artists served up a string of show-stopping performances. Global superstar Andrea Bocelli and Irish opera queen Celina Byrne performed Ave Maria together on stage minutes before the Pope addressed the huge crowd. Speaking to some 80,000 people, the Pope said that social media can be "isolating" in today's world. "It is important that these media never become a threat to the real web of flesh and blood relationships by imprisoning us in a virtual reality and isolating us from the very relationships that challenge us to grow to our full potential in communion with others," he warned. Pope Francis also spoke of the power of love and the joy of family unity. "Today in Dublin we are gathered for a family celebration of thanksgiving to God for who we are: one family in which we rejoice with those who are rejoicing, and weep with those who grieve or feel knocked down by life," said the Pontiff. … [Read more...] about Pope Francis warns families of ‘threat’ posed by social media at uplifting Croke Park concert
YEREVAN, MAY 29, ARMENPRESS. She had a unique love for music since early childhood. Her Armenian mother opposed her girl in becoming a singer, but at the age of 11 the future star took part in her first competition – and won! At 15, she left school and began singing in clubs and restaurants of France. Her debut CD failed to gain commercial success, but the singer didn’t lose hope and her first failure was followed by multiple successes. According to international press and critics, the best actress of the role of Esmeralda in Notre-Dame de Paris (musical) is Hélène Ségara. In an ARMENPRESS exclusive Hélène Ségara talked about Armenia, her Armenian roots, collaboration with Charles Aznavour and Michel Legrand, the Notre-Dame de Paris musical and other topics. Hélène Ségara arrived to Yerevan for the Republic Day celebrations on May 28. She performed two songs at the May 28 grand concert in Yerevan’s Republic … [Read more...] about ARMENPRESS exclusive: Hélène Ségara talks Armenian roots, Aznavour and upcoming plans after mesmerizing Yerevan performance