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Andrea Bocelli: a man of good will


Andrea Bocelli: a man of good will Musica


A global entertainment phenomenon, a mega-star tenor, a crossover champion – Andrea Bocelli is all of these and much more. With sales exceeding 80 million records, he's the best-selling artist in the history of classical music.

Musica met him in Tuscany, in the city of Lucca, where he gave a short but intense recital for the opening of a UNESCO conference. Bocelli is not only a versatile opera singer and a world famous pop star, he's also a passionate, committed humanist: in 2011, he set up his own foundation. Its aims are multiple: "Fighting poverty, first and foremost. Then there are several ad hoc projects aimed at improving living conditions for the less fortunate. In particular, we have financed a project with the MIT in Boston, and we hope to develop devices that will allow visually impaired people to overcome their blindness," Bocelli told us.

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  • Production date: 2013
  • Duration: 4 min
  • Production: © Euronews
  • Available version(s): FR, EN

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