"Andrea Bocelli Concerto: One Night In Central Park CD/DVD" Available Nov. 15th
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On Sept.15, 2011, internationally acclaimed tenor Andrea Bocelli gave a once in a lifetime, free concert as a gift to New York City on Central Park's Great Lawn. The spectacular event was captured for CD/DVD, making for the ultimate Bocelli collection, appealing to both loyal fans and new admirers alike. The varied repertoire includes some of Bocelli's finest performances to date from both the worlds of classical and pop he so successfully straddles unlike any other artist.
Andrea Bocelli Concerto: One Night in Central Park will be released Nov. 15 on Sugar/Decca, and for the first time ever captures the many sides of Bocelli's musical passions all in one package. Additional performers include The New York Philharmonic, under the direction of musical director Alan Gilbert , with special guests Celine Dion, Tony Bennett, Bryn Terfel, Chris Botti, David Foster, Andrea Griminelli, Nicola Benedetti, Anna Maria Martinez and Pretty Yende.
Bocelli is widely regarded as the most popular Italian tenor in the world with more than 70 million albums sold.
The Central Park concert will receive its broadcast premiere on Dec. 2 at 9PM (also check local listings) as a Great Performances special airing as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.
In December, Bocelli returns to the US for select concerts including:
December 1 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena
December 2 Washington, DC Verizon Center
December 4 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum
December 10 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Arena
December 11 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
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