Bocelli's unique talent combining a highly personal and
persuasive vocal colour with perfect diction, tinged with a subtle
innate melancholy, no doubt went straight to he hearts of those
who listened to him and secured him a spectacular success in
Cyprus as it did in Athens earlier this week.
On Tuesday evening the vocal dynamism of the blind tenor (...) also enchanted about 1,000 guests celebrating Italian
National Day at the annual reception given by ambassador of Italy
and Mrs. Antonella in an enchanting atmosphere amid Italian pasta
specialties and some of the finest Italian wines.
The tenor, accompanied by piano music, sang the Italian national
anthem "Inno di Mammeli" in the presence of
distinguished guests, (...)
At a Tuesday news conference announcing the concert, Bocelli was
clearly moved by the warm welcome he received during his first
flash-visit to the island.
After his concert in Athens on Monday he told reporters he had
never before performed two concerts in such a close proximity.