The world’s most beloved tenor, Andrea Bocelli, has announced he will be
returning to the UK for a 4-date arena tour in the autumn of 2019, visiting
Birmingham, Glasgow, Belfast and Leeds.
Concert dates in November 2018 have already sold out at The O2 London and
there are limited tickets left for his Dublin shows at 3Arena this October.
Andrea Bocelli will release his highly anticipated new 16-track album ‘Si’ on 26 th
October – his first brand new material in 14 years – billed as “a celebration of
love, family, faith and hope”. ‘Si’ will feature tracks co-written with Ed Sheeran
and Tiziano Ferro as well as duets with Dua Lipa, fellow contemporary classical
star Josh Groban and soprano Aida Garifullina. The album also sees Bocelli’s
20-year old son Matteo collaborate with him on the track ‘Fall On Me’ which
appears on the soundtrack to the upcoming Disney movie The Nutcracker and
The Four Realms.
Reportedly the biggest selling solo classical artist of all time with over 80 million
worldwide album sales, Bocelli has performed for four US Presidents, two Popes
and many Royal families across the world, as well as at high-profile ceremonies
for the Olympic Games and the World Cup. The Maestro has countless music
awards to his name over past 25 years in music and even boasts a Star on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame, which he received in 2010 for his contribution to live
Bocelli is acclaimed worldwide as one of the most accomplished representatives
of Italy’s finest vocal tradition, his rich and unique voice being one of the most
distinctive of all time. The tenor actively supports numerous philanthropic causes
furthering medical and scientific research, tackling poverty, as well as promoting
compulsory primary education worldwide.
These new 2019 show dates will showcase songs from Bocelli’s latest album as
well as a wide repertoire from across his 15 studio albums.
October 2019 tour dates:
Saturday 19 October Resorts World Arena, Birmingham
Sunday 20 October The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
Thursday 24 October The SSE Arena, Belfast
Saturday 26 October First Direct Arena, Leeds
Tickets are on sale now via www.myticket.co.uk