Yesterday 5 June an evening was aired from the Verona Arena dedicated to the great master Ennio Morricone.
The Flight gave a concert that was a tribute to the great Ennio Morricone and also presented the evening.
It was a concert-event and saw how to host the son of Ennio Morricone, Maestro Andrea Morricone, Stefano Bollani, Salvatore Cascio, Laura Chiatti, Riccardo Cocciante, Marco Giallini and Andrea Griminelli.
Il Volo presented the evening dedicated to Ennio Morricone
The Flight held a concert, the first live on television and the components, Piero Barone, Ignazio Boschetto and Gianluca Ginoble they honored and remembered the great master also by presenting the evening. The orchestra was conducted by Master Marcello Rota.
Before the evening began, ARENA DI VERONA Srl issued the following press release “by order of the Ministry of Health, exclusively on 5 June 2021 and in relation to the conduct of the event” IL VOLO – Tributo a ENNIO MORRICONE “, the hourly limit to travel for event participants has been postponed: spectators of the exclusive IL VOLO concert-event will be able to return to their homes by 2.00 am.
The concert will start at 9.15 pm and will end around midnight.
The entrance of the public will be allowed and regulated starting from 18:30 until 20:30.
The event will be organized in full compliance with the guidelines and protocols aimed at combating the Covid-19 pandemic. All the places sold will be numbered and will take into account the interpersonal distance “.
Il Volo asks Riccardo Cocciante to tell an anecdote related to Ennio Morricone and he refuses
Yesterday, among the many guests of the beautiful evening, there was also Riccardo Cocciante, great friend of Ennio Morricone. The trio presenting the evening asked Riccardo Cocciante if he would like to tell an anecdote about the maestro and he said no, justifying his refusal as well: “Ennio remembers for what he did, for his work”.
And then he also added to make his thoughts fully understood: “Artists must be remembered for what they did, not for anything else”.
And if this refusal created a bit of embarrassment but it was also a lesson in style, it was also understood and shared by the audience in the hall who applauded this choice for a long time. Cocciante.