We have been off Il Volo news posts for 5 days and here it comes a new one; a very long one! Enjoy the reading! – Read in English
:: Il Volo: Award-Winning Trio Taking World by Storm Speaks to ZENIT on Faith, Family, Francis – by Deborah Castellano Lubovon Zenit
En Español: Il Volo, grupo de tres tenores italianos veinteañeros: «Quien canta reza dos veces… Rezar alimenta la esperanza y la fe» – on Camino Católico
“A Dream of Ours Would Be to Sing for the Pope,” Young Stars Say
An international, award-winning musical group that has gained recognition from some of the world’s most famous singers has shared with ZENIT details often not discussed in interviews.
The Italian trio, Piero Barone, Ignazio Boschetto, and Gianluca Ginoble — young men barely in their early twenties — have been singing with Placido Domingo, toured with Barbra Streisand, performed in New York City at the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Radio City Music Hall, and, most recently, won the 2014 Latin Billboard Award for Best Artist of the Year, Duo or Group.
Called ‘Il Volo’, they have worldwide tours in North America, South America, and performed throughout Europe. Their executive producer is Michele Torpedine who discovered and managed Andrea Bocelli.
In this exclusive interview with ZENIT in Rome, the members of the Italian operatic pop trio shared their interest in the World Cup Final in a “Pope vs. ex-Pope” context and their meeting with Pope Francis. Continue reading