Matteo has been on the road with his father during the US leg of Andrea’s current world tour. While they just performed two nights at the legendary Madison Square Garden in New York, Matteo also found the time to jet set to Italy for a beautiful solo performance, broadcast live to the world. SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH ANDREA BOCELLI SING WHITE CHRISTMAS
The emotive performance was filmed outside the iconic Arena di Verona in Northern Italy. The spectacular venue is one of the last intact Roman amphitheatres in the world.
Matteo, who is an accomplished musician like his father, played the grand piano to accompany his acoustic version of the seasonal classic.
As if that isn’t enough for his fans, he has also just confirmed the release date for his second solo single which follows his solo debut, also called, confusingly, Solo.
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When lockdown eased and Andrea resumed his North American tour, Virginia joined him, along with her mother, Andrea’s second wife Veronica Berti. The nine-year-old has been taking the stage every night to perform Hallelujah to cheering crowds.
After the three Bocelli stars performed at Madison Square Garden, Matteo posted a heartfelt message thanking his father “for giving me the space to perform”. After expressing his gratitude for sharing the stage with all the other singers on the tour, he sweetly added: “and of course little Virginia.”
Matteo’s older brother Amos is a talented pianist who has appeared on hsi father’s recordings but stays out of the limelight.
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