"One only sees well with the heart, the essential is invisible to the eyes." Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
1958 - 1991    1992 - 1994     1995 - 1997    1998   1999    2000    2001     2002    2003  2004   2005    2006    2007     2008    2009    2010   2011    2012    2013     2014    2015
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In Berlin on February 5th Andrea receives the
 Goldene Kamera 
in the category "Music"
On March 6th Andrea receives two
 World Music Awards 
in Monte Carlo:
World best selling classical artist 
Best selling Italian artist


On March 11th,  in memoriam of the tragedy of September 11, he gives a concert for peace at the Basilica San Marco, Venice, accompanied by the orchestra of the Teatro di Fenice, conducted by Lorin Maazel
On March 15th he participates at the opening of the 
new Disney Studios in Paris, 
together with many other world stars
In March Andrea and Enrica separate

 On May 7th Andrea und Tony Renis receive a Telegatto (Italian TV award) for the soundtrack of the TV series "Cuore") 


On May 23rd he receives 
the Classical Brit Award
 for Outstanding Contribution to Music

On May 27 Andrea sings for George W. Bush and Italian State President Silvio Berlusconi at the villa Madama in Rome, on the occasion of the US president's state visit to Italy. (among other songs: Torna a Surriento", "Te vurria vasa", "My Way" and selected arias from Tosca)  

In Modena on May 28 he participates at this year's
 for Angola"
From June 7th to June 16th, he fills sports arenas in 5 cities on a 


On July 26th  and August 3rd he portrays Lieutnant B.F. Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly at the 48th Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago.
Premiere Madame Butterfly, Torre del Lago 26. 7. 2002, mit Maria Pia Jonata, thanks to the Puccini Fondazione

At the commemoration of September 11, he sings  "Ave Maria" at the United States embassy in Rome and participates at a special transmission on Italian TV in the afternoon.
On October 14 he and Maestro Lorin Maazel present his new CD "Sentimento" to a worldwide audience. Further presentations take place in Milan and New York, and the CD is released on November 4. It immediately conquers first place on the classic charts and sells over 2 million copies in only 40 days.
Decca/James McMillan.  Wardrobe by Carlo Pignatelli.
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On October 24 he starts his "Sentimento Tour" in Zurich and brings it to big arenas in several European and American cities. The American part of the tour begins on November 23.
  London, 10. 11. 2002, mit Lidia Baich und Maria Luigia Borsi, Dank an Astrid

In front of audiences numbering over 10,000, he's accompanied by the soprano Maria Luigia Borsi and young Viennese violinist Lidia Baich, conducted by maestro Steven Mercurio in the US and maestro Marcello Rota in Europe.

He received many other awards as already mentioned above, including the Premio Luciano Cirri in Rome for his accomplishments in bringing Italian culture to the world, and for the same reason receives the Premio Caruso in September in Sorrento. In October in London, he receives the National Music Award as best classical artist, and in December is honored as Best of the World at the American Music Awards.

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