The Singing Friar

Alessandro Brustenghi

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Documentary about Alessandro Brustenghi, the first Franciscan friar to sign a major record deal. Discovered in 2011 by legendary producer Mike Hedges (U2, Manic Street Preachers) who was searching for the next Italian Tenor, the film follows the journey of the young Italian man with an incredible voice, from his life in the order to recording the album at the legendary Abbey Road studios.