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Andrea Bocelli

Talking points

New debate on Sichuan quake funding

New debate on Sichuan quake funding

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 3:41am

Passionate and beloved

Photo: AFP

If tenor Andrea Bocelli could take only one record with him to a desert island, he knows what it would be.

14 Apr 2013 - 4:37pm

Andrea Bocelli Tour

Eugene Kohn conducts the Italian tenor, soprano Sabina Cvilak, flautist Andrea Griminelli, guest singer Delta Goodrem, Philharmonic Taiwan and the Chorus of The Opera Society of HK performing works by Bizet, Verdi, Puccini, Gounod and others. May 4, 8pm, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, HK$680-HK$3,380 HK Ticketing.

2 May 2010 - 12:00am

Chilled out trumpeting

If you are stressed out from exam revision, try Chris Botti's latest album Italia. Botti is a trumpeter who plays smooth jazz that's a level or two cooler than Kenny G.

20 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Amore by Andrea Bocelli

Opera singer Andrea Bocelli has a heavenly, romantic voice. It's easy to fall in love with his new album Amore, a stunningly sophisticated collection of love songs and pop tracks.

His interpretation of classic love songs - whether in English, Italian or Spanish - is as captivating as his opera music.

27 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Name your favourite band or singer

Kenneth Chuk, 16

John Denver is my favourite. My dad gave me an album a few years ago and I immediately went crazy over his songs. Leaving on a Jet Plane, Annie's Song and Old Guitar are just incredible. The guitar music and the lyrics are all so well written.

Ivy Wu, 19

6 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

What's On

MORE THAN WORDS

A Feast in Two Acts is a stunning mime show performed by the Fringe Mime and Movement Laboratory. The silent drama deals with the themes of 'figure', 'transformation' and 'sensation'.

7 May 2004 - 12:00am

Double happiness rides on Bocelli

Singapore-based Kiwi trainer Paddy Busuttin had just two things on his wish-list this year with stable star Bocelli, and Sunday's Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin is the one that is still missing. 'I wanted two races in particular when we started the year,' Busuttin said yesterday. 'The Singapore Derby was the first and the Hong Kong Cup the other.

14 Dec 2001 - 12:00am

DOCUMENTARY WATCH

Tuscan Skies: Andrea Bocelli

Pearl, 9.35pm

14 Nov 2001 - 12:00am

concert watch

Andrea Bocelli

Pearl, 8.30pm

TVB's publicity and promotion department does not need to hard-sell its latest music programme lineup. It practically sells itself.

8 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

The Bocelli records

Whether he is singing pop or opera, the world loves Andrea Bocelli. The best-selling pop singer of all time, the Italian tenor has already sold more than 30 million albums. His new opera album, Sacred Arias, sold an astounding four million copies within three months of going on sale.

24 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Millennium Extravaganza

Music fans can expect to see a different side to Sarah Brightman at the 'Millennium Extravaganza' as the gifted soprano has gone for a more accessible commercial sound with her latest release, Eden.

31 Dec 1999 - 12:00am