Andrea Bocelli is joined by son Matteo on stage to perform for guests at the Bulgari dinner in Milan

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Andrea Bocelli joined musical forces with his son Matteo on Friday night as the pair performed together for dinner guests.

The 62-year-old opera tenor was photographed standing behind a microphone, alongside his son, performing for those attending the Bvlgari Clients Dinner in Milan. 

Andrea took to the stage wearing a smart tuxedo with a black bow tie and a crisp white shirt.

The Bocellis: Andrea Bocelli was joined by his son Matteo on stage to perform for guests at the Bvlgari dinner in Milan on Friday evening

The Bocellis: Andrea Bocelli was joined by his son Matteo on stage to perform for guests at the Bvlgari dinner in Milan on Friday evening

While his son Matteo, 23, was dressed similarly smartly, also wearing a tuxedo and bow tie, though his jacket was more decorative than his father’s, as it featured a delicate floral pattern.

Although the father-son duo performed alongside each other during the dinner, Andrea was also seen to take a back-seat role at one point. He was seen taking a seat behind a grand piano to play while his son focus on the vocals. 

Back in December, Andrea surprised 14-year-old Dvora Polak who has been housebound for several years due to a rare health condition. 

Looking smart: Andrea took to the stage wearing a smart tuxedo with a black bow tie and a crisp white shirt

Looking smart: Andrea took to the stage wearing a smart tuxedo with a black bow tie and a crisp white shirt

Performer: Andrea oozed class as he stood behind the microphone in his tuxedo

Moving performance: The tenor wowed the crowd with his powerful voice

Despite her limitations, as well as restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Miami, Florida native got to perform at the virtual gala for Chai Lifeline, an international children’s health support network.

And she also got the surprise of a lifetime when some high-profile musicians, including the Italian opera singer  and jazz saxophonist Kenny G, made an appearance during her Hanukkah piano recital.

The video begins with the young teenager nervously introducing herself at her home as she sat with her back to her piano.

With an infectious charm and big beaming smile on her face, she looks straight into the camera and confesses playing piano and singing are her ‘favourite hobbies.’

Emotive: Andrea put his powerful voice on display as he performed for a number of dinner guests at a Bulgari event

Emotive: Andrea put his powerful voice on display as he performed for a number of dinner guests at a Bulgari event

Taking a seat: Although the father-son duo performed alongside each other during the dinner, Andrea was also seen to take a back-seat role at one point

Taking a seat: Although the father-son duo performed alongside each other during the dinner, Andrea was also seen to take a back-seat role at one point

‘After my surgery at eight-years-old, my mom got me a piano teacher. My dream is to become a musician — hopefully, a piano player and a singer, because it makes me really happy,’ Dvora continued in the video.

Then, just as she reveals that she’s ‘so excited to play in front of thousands of people,’ a message appears across the screen, informing the viewers that ‘Dvora thinks she is performing solo tonight.’

‘I’m am so thankful for Chai Lifeline for this wonderful opportunity,’ she humbly adds before turning to face her piano.

As she’s about to play her first note of the song another message flashes across the screen: ‘Chai Lifeline has arranged a little surprise for her…’

Powerful performance: His son Matteo was dressed similarly smartly, also wearing a tuxedo and bow tie, though his jacket was more decorative than his father's

Powerful performance: His son Matteo was dressed similarly smartly, also wearing a tuxedo and bow tie, though his jacket was more decorative than his father’s

The teen begins playing on her own, but unbeknownst to her a number of musicians jump in to back her about 20 seconds into the performance, which included the likes of violinist Joshua Bell, 53, and 13-year-old Jacob Velazquez, from America’s Got Talent, on drums.

Not long after, Kenny G makes his appearance, delivering his trademark sound on the soprano saxophone.

In all, there were 12 musicians who joined in to jam with Dvora during the holiday performance.

At the end of the video, Bocelli jumped in to offer some inspiring words. Like Dvora, the tenor had to persevere when he was a child, as he was diagnosed with congenital glaucoma at five-months-old, and became completely blind at age 12, following a soccer accident.

‘My dear Dvora, I know that you love, very much, the music, and I know also that every musician loves you, as you know,’ he says in the clip.

‘I really hope to meet you as soon as possible.’

Supporting role: Andrea  was seen taking a seat behind a grand piano to play while his son focus on the vocals

 Supporting role: Andrea  was seen taking a seat behind a grand piano to play while his son focus on the vocals

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