Nicoletta Mantovani, widow of Luciano Pavarotti, married Alberto: the sweet gift from Nek on her wedding day
Nicoletta Mantovani married Alberto Tinarelli and Nek's gift for Luciano Pavarotti's widow is the sweetest and most romantic there is. 13 years after the death of the great tenor, Nicoletta has pronounced her second "yes". The manager married her 52-year-old companion in the church of Sant’Antonio da Padova, in Bologna, known by the citizens as Antoniano.
150 guests were present at the ceremony, including relatives and many VIP friends. The most excited was undoubtedly Nek who has a special bond with Nicoletta Mantovani and wanted to give her a gift on her wedding day. Guitar in hand and clear voice, Filippo Neviani performed during the ceremony. The artist sang Hallelujah, the famous song by Leonard Cohen for the newlyweds. A moving and emotional performance that was immortalized in a video and posted on Instagram by Nek himself. In the clip, which appeared in the Stories, Nicoletta Mantovani and Alberto Tinarelli, standing in front of the altar, hold hands and listen to the singer enraptured.
“To Nicoletta and Alberto, for their life together. Best wishes! ”Wrote Nek. The artist attended the ceremony together with his wife who shared the joy of Mantovani's wedding on her Instagram profile, posting photos and videos of the day. Also present at the wedding Alice, Mantovani's daughter, the fruit of her love for Luciano Pavarotti.
“He will always remain an important person in my life – Nicoletta revealed to Chi, speaking of the tenor – and I will continue to follow his memory, as a great artist like him deserves. But as Luciano always reminded me, life must be lived in every moment to the fullest, always trying to have a smile, and Alberto makes me relive a great joy. Ours is a deep love, a true magic ”.
The wedding with Alberto Tinarelli came after almost a year of love and a lockdown that united the two even more. “Alberto is a wonderful man – she explained -. We are so happy. We had no reason to get married, if not for a mad desire to do so. We decided to do it in church, because for me, as a believer it was important to declare our love before the Lord ”.