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On Saturday, September 30th, the iconic Canadian singer Michael Bublé made his long-awaited debut in the Dominican Republic with a concert that left an indelible mark on the hearts of those in attendance. Altos de Chavón served as the venue for fans who gathered to witness a magical night filled with music and emotion.
The show kicked off at 9:00 in the evening with the notes of his iconic song “Feeling Good,” and the audience was on the edge of their seats, eagerly anticipating the artist’s arrival. Michael Bublé made a spectacular entrance, descending from a walkway high above, shrouded in a cloud of smoke. He was accompanied by his talented orchestra, consisting of approximately 25 musicians, most of them young talents from various parts of the world, complemented by a choir of three angelic voices.
One of the most touching surprises of the evening was when Michael Bublé took the microphone and addressed the audience in Spanish, expressing his excitement about being in the Dominican Republic for the first time and describing the country as “the best in the world.” Amidst laughter, the charismatic artist humorously inquired about the whereabouts of air in the sweltering heat and even loosened his tie to gift it to a fortunate gentleman in the audience.
Bublé also emphasized that this evening was not just a concert but “Michael Bublé’s party,” and that festive spirit resonated throughout the entire performance. With his characteristic sense of humor and a perpetual smile, the artist interacted warmly and closely with the audience, even taking photographs with the fortunate attendees.
The concert encompassed an impressive selection of songs, ranging from classic hits like “Haven’t Met You Yet” and “L.O.V.E.” to tunes that stirred the audience’s emotions, such as “Such a Night,” “When You’re Smiling,” and “Home.” Bublé’s passion was palpable in every note.
One of the night’s most memorable moments came when Bublé performed “Quando, Quando, Quando,” successfully transporting everyone to a state of pure nostalgia and romance. The concert reached its emotional zenith with “Always on My Mind,” a perfect choice to conclude an unforgettable evening.
The concert concluded at 10:30 in the evening, but the excitement and love shared that night will remain etched in the memory of all those present. Michael Bublé proved to be a talented performer and a genuine artist who knows how to captivate his audience with his music and charm. Undoubtedly, this concert will be a milestone in the musical history of the Dominican Republic, leaving fans eagerly awaiting Michael Bublé’s subsequent return to this beautiful country.
*Social photos taken by Mairobi Herrera, Concert photos courtesy of GamalRd