Concerto: One Night In Central Park / Andrea Bocelli [DVD]

Release Date: 5/22/2012
Label: Philips
Catalog Number: 001610309
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1

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The World’s Most Beloved Tenor Andrea Bocelli performed a free concert on Central Park’s Great Lawn, Thursday, September 15th with the New York Philharmonic, conducted by its Music Director Alan Gilbert. Joining Andrea on stage this memorable night was Céline Dion, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti And David Foster. Sopranos Ana María Martínez And Pretty Yende, Violinist Nicola Benedetti, Bass Baritone Bryn Terfel and Flutist Andrea Griminelli were also part of this spectacular evening, along with the Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, Director. There were over 70,000 people in attendance!

The DVD includes the live concert plus bonus features with behind the scenes look into the making of the show as well as a photo galllery and interviews.
Works on This Recording
1. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
2. Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio...Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
3. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1825 ; Vienna, Austria
4. Andrea Chénier: Vicino a te by Umberto Giordano
Performer: Ana Maria Martinez (Soprano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
5. Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer: Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
6. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Pretty Yende (Soprano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
7. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Pretty Yende (Soprano), Ana Maria Martinez (Soprano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
8. Amazing Grace by Traditional
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
9. New York, New York: Main Theme by John Kander
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor), Tony Bennett (Voice)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977 ; USA
10. The Prayer by David Foster
Performer: David Foster (Piano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
11. Mondo Cane: More by Riz Ortolani
Performer: David Foster (Piano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor), Chris Botti (Trumpet)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1962 ;
12. Volare by Domenico Modugno
Performer: David Foster (Piano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1958 ; Italy
13. Once Upon a Time in America: your Love by Ennio Morricone
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
14. Funiculì funiculà by Luigi Denza
Performer: Andrea Griminelli (Flute), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880 ; Naples, Italy
15. En Aranjuez con amor (after the second movement of the Concierto de Aranjuez) by Joaquín Rodrigo
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor), Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century
16. Time to say goodbye by Lucio Quarantotto
Performer: Ana Maria Martinez (Soprano), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1998 ;
17. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
18. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Orchestra/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
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