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A Film Music Spectacular
A Film Music Spectacular

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When: Saturday, February 23, 2013

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Composer James Newton Howard Conducts His Original Movie Music from “Batman: The Dark Knight” and Much More including:

Dinosaur (Suite)
Signs (The Hand of Fate)
Peter Pan (Suite)
King Kong (The Empire State Building)
Wyatt Earp (Suite)
Hidalgo (Racers to the Finish)
Pretty Woman (Montage)
The Sixth Sense (Suite)
The Village (The Gravel Road)
Batman: The Dark Knight (Suite)
Snow Falling on Cedars
Water for Elephants (Suite)
Treasure Planet (Suite)


James Newton Howard


Featuring UM Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra

Terence Blanchard, artistic director

Scott Flavin, resident conductor

James Newton Howard, composer, guest conductor

Eight-time Oscar nominated film composer James Newton Howard, whose most recent projects include The Bourne Legacy, Snow White and the Huntsman, and The Hunger Games, conducts the Frost School of Music’s dynamic Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra "under the stars" at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in a spectacular concert you won't want to miss. The exciting program features dramatic selections from his most popular original soundtracks such as King Kong, Water for Elephants, Batman: The Dark Knight, Wyatt Earp, Pretty Woman, The Sixth Sense, Signs, Snow Falling on Cedars, The Village, Treasure Planet and more. The cinematic orchestral music is performed live to corresponding film clips projected onto a giant outdoor screen. Enjoy hearing this incredible music in a beautiful outdoor concert setting—live to picture—the ultimate surround sound!

Funded in part by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

Ticket Prices: This event has been postponed. Check back for the new date.

Reserved table with stage views - $60.00

Lawn Seating - $30.00

Student Price - $20.00

For more information please contact Natalie White at 306.663.8091 or at nwhite@fairchildgarden.org.







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