|Sent on:||Tuesday, September 20, 2011 8:40 PM|
Purchase tickets to see Il Volo on October 11th
at Comerica Theatre and help support
The Phoenix Children's Chorus
Tour to Italy in June 2012
Proceeds from these ticket sales will help fund the choir on their tour to Rome & Sicily in June 2012. The choir will be performing during the Sister City 10th anniversary celebration of Phoenix & Catania. Over 100 boys and girls ages 12-18 from The Valley of the Sun will be participating in this Italy tour as music ambassadors representing the State of Arizona and Phoenix.
To purchase regular tickets or VIP suite tickets, go to http://www.pcchorus.org/ilvolo.html
Main Floor tickets Section 2 Rows 20-26 at $55 per person (no fees)
5 sets of VIP suite tickets available
2 VIP suite tickets & an autographed poster $200
Only one VIP package is available
2 VIP suite tickets, meet & greet with
Il Volo and an autographed poster $500
To purchase The VIP package, please call[masked]-3788.
Il Volo's first self-titled album was recorded in 2010 and peaked at number 6 on the Italian Albums Chart, receiving the Gold certification by the Federation of the Italian Music Industry. The international edition of the album was promoted in the United States with a performance during the final 3 results show of the American Idol's tenth season. The group sang "'O Sole Mio", which was released as a single in the United States in early 2011. The album debuted at number 10 on the Billboard 200 and at number 1 on the Classical Albums, selling 23,000 copies in its first week. A Spanish version of the album was released that peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Classical Albums chart, at number 4 on the Top Latin Albums chart and at number 2 on the Latin Pop Albums chart. On September 11, 2011 the trio made a cameo appearance on the series finale of Entourage.
Il Volo is also scheduled to perform on the Today Show on September 22!
For the millions of US fans who fell in love with the astonishing talent of Il Volo following their show-stopping appearance on American Idol, the boys are coming to the US for their highly anticipated first North American tour ever, which opens in Atlantic City on September 24th. Don't miss their Phoenix performance at Comerica Theatre on October 11. The show is scheduled to being at 7:30pm.
Already certified platinum in their homeland and several other countries, Il Volo have captured the hearts of Americans of all ages following their US American Idol debut and appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Good Morning America and Ellen. Their single "O Sole Mio" has been seen by over one million fans on YouTube and their self-titled debut, which is a mix of re-imagined classics and original material produced by the multi Grammy Award- winning Humberto Gatica and the world renowned Italian singer/producer Tony Renis, is heading toward platinum status in the US.
Il Volo includes Piero Barone (l8 years old), Ignazio Boschetto (16 years old) and Gianluca Ginoble (l6 years old)..