Concert Despite Outbreak
Andrea Bocelli is moving sure everyone’s Easter gonna be a music night despite the conditions that many church visitors across the globe will be helpless to attend services in person due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
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The Italian opera star will perform a solo concert, Andrea Bocelli: Music for Hope, this Easter Sunday from the Duomo cathedral in Milan, Italy, and it will be broadcasting live on his YouTube channel. Since the Duomo in Milan has been closed amid the outbreak, Bocelli, 61, and cathedral organist Emanuele Vianelli will play songs like “Ave Maria” and “Sancta Maria” to an empty venue.
“On the day in which we honor the trust in life that gains, I’m privileged and happy to answer yes to the call of the City and the Duomo of Milan, “I understand in the power of praying together; I believe in the Christian Easter, a common representation of rebirth that everyone whether they are followers or not truly needs right now.”
Thanks to music, which could be broadcasted live, inducing together millions of gripped hands everywhere in the world, we will hug this disturbed Earth’s pulsing heart, this wonderful worldwide forge that is the reason for Italian jewel. “It will be a joy to depose it, in the Duomo, during the Easter celebration which summons the mystery of birth and rebirth.”
On Easter Sunday at 6PM UK, by invitation of the City and of the Duomo Cathedral of Milan, Italian global music icon Andrea Bocelli will give a solo performance representing a message of love, healing and hope to Italy and the world.
Giuseppe Sala, Milan’s mayor, said in a statement that he’s “sure that the tremendous voice of Bocelli will be the embrace we are missing these days a strong, special hug, capable of warming the heart of Milan, Italy and the world.”
Andrea Bocelli: Music for Hope will be live-streamed on Sunday at 1 p.m. EST on YouTube.