James Newton Howard: Three Decades of Music for Hollywood

Friday, 03.11.2017 19:30, Royal Albert Hall

Tickets: £29–£75 from the Royal Albert Hall: www.royalalberthall.com, tel 020 7589 8212

James Newton Howard conductor
Academy Symphony Orchestra
Crouch End Festival Chorus

Award-winning Hollywood composer James Newton Howard presents the premiere of his first ever ‘greatest hits’ show at the Royal Albert Hall. Three Decades of Music for Hollywood celebrates his many Tinseltown triumphs, unforgettable music from The Dark Knight, The Hunger Games series, blockbusters including The Sixth Sense and Peter Jackson’s King Kong, rom-coms Pretty Woman and My Best Friend’s Wedding, and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

The Academy Symphony Orchestra and Crouch End Festival Chorus perform James Newton Howard’s greatest scores, conducted by the composer himself, matched with clips and montages from the movies. James Newton Howard will also tell stories from his incredible life working with many of the most famous names in film and music.

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