QUEENSLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA “THE BEST OF MOVIE MUSIC” PRESENTED BY THE EVENTS CENTRE
The evening will begin with students from the newly formed Sunshine Coast Mayoral Orchestra showcasing the results of workshops with Queensland Symphony Orchestra musicians.
Following this, Queensland Symphony Orchestra under conductor Guy Noble will perform “The Best of Movie Music”. Come along and enjoy the beauty and power of some of cinema’s finest soundtracks in this concert fit for everyone. Be inspired by themes from Gladiator and the timeless Lawrence of Arabia. Embrace Morricone’s nostalgic score for Cinema Paradiso, which adds depth to every scene. No movie themed concert would be complete without something from Star Wars, and try and stop yourself from crying as Lai’s award-winning Love Story reminds you of the film’s tragic tale.
Sunshine Coast Mayoral Orchestra strings with mentors from Queensland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Mark Sullivan:
- HOLST St. Paul’s Suite, op.29 Finale (The Dargason)
Sunshine Coast Mayoral Orchestra with mentors from Queensland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Guy Noble:
- SIBELIUS Finlandia
Queensland Symphony Orchestra, conductor Guy Noble:
- MORRICONE Main Theme and Love Song from Cinema Paradiso
- LAI Theme from Love Story
- ROWLAND Theme from Man from Snowy River
- JARRE Lawrence of Arabia Overture
- NOTT Theme and Chase from Wallace and Grommit
- WILLIAMS Princess Leia’s Theme from Star Wars
- ZIMMER Music from Gladiator, Barbarian Horde, the Battle, Earth
DURATION: Approximately 1 hours 40 minutes | no interval (subject to change without notice)