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Andrea Bocelli: Music For Hope - Live From Duomo di Milano

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    Andrea Bocelli: Music For Hope - Live From Duomo di Milano

    Deserves a topic all of its own.

    The final piece, Amazing Grace, sung on the steps of a rather stern looking but imposing cathedral with panorama shots of a very different, deserted world out there, and the liquid gold voice of Andrea Bocelli, is indeed, amazing.

    The world is going through a crisis but there is still the wonder of music out there, uplifting spirits and giving moments of joy to millions.

    Enjoy. I did.
    Andrea Bocelli: Music For Hope - Live From Duomo di Milano

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huTUOek4LgU
    Last edited by Mrs M; 13th April 2020, 06:20 AM.

    #2
    Originally posted by Mrs M View Post
    Deserves a topic all of its own.

    The final piece, Amazing Grace, sung on the steps of a rather stern looking but imposing cathedral with panorama shots of a very different, deserted world out there, and the liquid gold voice of Andrea Bocelli, is indeed, amazing.

    The world is going through a crisis but there is still the wonder of music out there, uplifting spirits and giving moments of joy to millions.

    Enjoy. I did.
    Andrea Bocelli: Music For Hope - Live From Duomo di Milano

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huTUOek4LgU
    I totally agree Mrs M, I too watched it last night and found it very moving.

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      #3
      Just saw a clip from it. Lovely.

      Take care and Stay well. Helen

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        #4
        Fabulous, we are supposed to be seeing Andrea Bocelli at the O2 in October but, very much doubt it will happen. I am one of the minority who can’t stand Amazing Grace no matter who sings it!!

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          #5
          Many thanks for sharing the clip Mrs M, saw a reference to it on the web early this morning, The comments below it were very moving as were the shots of deserted cities.

          I noticed at the start he included a cheeky reference to his latest album with Matteo.

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            #6
            It is lined up with other on line arts events to watch.

            The Met Opera NY is showing old productions free every day, a different one every day, each available for 24 hrs.

            Some major museum exhibitions currently closed are on line.

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              #7
              Andrew Lloyd Webber is also streaming a different musical each week, Joseph last week & Jesus Christ Superstar yesterday. Think Cats & Phantom are being shown soon.

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                #8
                Thanks for the link Mrs M, I really enjoyed that, stirring music and an amazing voice.
                BIG SHIPS, little ships, small world

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                  #9
                  Originally posted by Bigsis, Waterlooville View Post
                  Thanks for the link Mrs M, I really enjoyed that, stirring music and an amazing voice.
                  Pleasure. Liquid gold is almost not good enough an expression for his voice.

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                    #10
                    Originally posted by cruisinpat, Cornwall View Post
                    Fabulous, we are supposed to be seeing Andrea Bocelli at the O2 in October but, very much doubt it will happen. I am one of the minority who can’t stand Amazing Grace no matter who sings it!!
                    I’m not particularly fond of Amazing Grace, although I have LPs of both Joan Baez and Judy Collins singing it so must have been in the past, but listening to Andrea Bocelli’s wonderful voice, sends prickles down my spine, whatever he sings. Add panoramas of the deserted cities of the world and I found the song incredibly moving.

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                      #11
                      Originally posted by Mrs M View Post

                      Pleasure. Liquid gold is almost not good enough an expression for his voice.
                      The human voice: the most remarkable and versatile instrument ever.

                      Bill


                      Lawnmowerman

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                        #12
                        Hi all
                        Mentioned on the forum before,,,,if anyone is on a Fjords cruise that stops at Olden make sure you are on deck for sailaway.
                        The local pub plays Bocelli singiing 'Time to say goodbye',through the biggest speaker in Norway ,,,,it gives you goose bumps,,,,
                        Just a snippet...


                        JC
                        C P Scott,,,,,"Comment is Free,,but Facts are Sacred"
                        "You are entitled to your opinion. But you are not entitled to your own facts.

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                          #13
                          Originally posted by jc, liverpool View Post
                          Hi all
                          Mentioned on the forum before,,,,if anyone is on a Fjords cruise that stops at Olden make sure you are on deck for sailaway.
                          The local pub plays Bocelli singiing 'Time to say goodbye',through the biggest speaker in Norway ,,,,it gives you goose bumps,,,,
                          Just a snippet...


                          JC
                          I'm a sucker for an emotional song! MSC use that song - think it might be Bocelli too.

                          Bill


                          Lawnmowerman

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                            #14
                            He’s amazing.

                            You beat me to it JC. My Olden video is ruined by a woman stood next to me on QV who wailed like a broken cat all the way through. I can’t hear that song without thinking of Olden. So special.

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                              #15
                              Originally posted by jc, liverpool View Post
                              Hi all
                              Mentioned on the forum before,,,,if anyone is on a Fjords cruise that stops at Olden make sure you are on deck for sailaway.
                              The local pub plays Bocelli singiing 'Time to say goodbye',through the biggest speaker in Norway ,,,,it gives you goose bumps,,,,
                              Just a snippet...


                              JC
                              Oh dear that would have been lovely so thanks for that information. We were meant to be going there in June on a Land of the Midnight Sun cruise. Never mind. Hopefully another year.

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