From Blade Runner to Star Wars, Planet of the Apes to Interstellar, delve into the greatest music of science fiction from across the ages. From seminal classics of the genre to the latest triumphs of the genre, hear the original orchestrations from the films, brought to life by the Danish National Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Anthony Hermus. FEATURING Anthony Hermus, conductor Jihye Kim, soprano David Bateson, soloist Danish National Symphony Orchestra Chamber Choir Hymnia & Camerata PROGRAM RICHARD STRAUSS Also Spracht Zarathustra: Preludium JAMES HORNER Avatar: Suite JAMES HORNER Alien: Theme VANGELIS Blade Runner: Suite HANS ZIMMER Interstellar: Suite DONIZETTI The 5th Element: Il Dolce Suono ERIC SERRA The 5th Element: Diva Dance GOLDSMITH ROSENMAN & EIDELMAN: Star Trek Medley JERRY GOLDSMITH Planet of the Apes: No Escape JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars: Suite
Play video MSO.LIVE: Tina Arena
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One of Melbourne’s favourite daughters, Tina Arena AM, returns to the stage in an exclusive concert for MSO.LIVE. Recorded in late-November - as Melbourne was emerging from lockdown, the resulting performance is of its time - as it is for the ages.
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Play video The Morricone Duel
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Schumann's Cello Concerto
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Play video Discover Vivaldi's Four Seasons
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