The Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra will be showcasing National Geographic: Symphony For Our World this October at the Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS. The MPO is certainly delivering another exciting year of concerts with its new season starting from mid-August till December with a series of performances.
Malaysia’s favourite twins Upin & Ipin will also make their appearance with the MPO in family-themed concerts scheduled in October. In the same month, the MPO will also present concerts themed National Geographic: Symphony For Our World. This unique fusion of science and artistry will evoke nature in all its musical splendour. Not forgetting concerts which feature the works of Hollywood legendary film composer, Hans Zimmer in September, are set to bowl the audience over.
National Geographic: Symphony For Our World
Date: 6 & 7 October
From vast oceans, lush jungles and lofty mountain peaks, National Geographic brings us 130 years of ground-breaking footage condensed into one incredible multimedia symphonic experience. In this unique fusion of science and artistry, stunning visuals merge seamlessly with the glorious sounds of ‘live’ orchestra and choir. This original symphony by Bleeding Fingers Music evokes nature in all its splendour, each movement a powerful homage to the wonder and beauty of Planet Earth.
The Music of Hans Zimmer
Date: 29 & 30 September
Movie buffs are in for a real treat as Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS resonates to the sounds of the silver screen. The man behind the music is none other than Hans Zimmer, the German-born Hollywood legend known as the ‘rock star amongst film composers’. His incredibly diverse output encompasses over 150 film scores including Madagascar, Gladiator, The Da Vinci Code, The Last Samurai and The Dark Knight. Fasten your seatbelts for an unforgettable movie music experience.
Catch these performances and more with the MPO 20th Anniversary Special. Log on to MPO.com.my for further information. General ticket sales begin 16 July 2018.