Gladiator in Concert
| Philharmonie/Philharmonic Hall
€ 47.40 to € 98
and other ticket offices.
Charles University Choir Prague
Clara Sanabras, mezzo-soprano
Conductor: Timothy Henty
Directed by Ridley Scott, the epic »Gladiator« won five awards at the 2001 Oscars, including the coveted Best Film of the Year award, as well as the Best Actor award for Russell Crowe’s outstanding performance as Maximus.
The film became a crowd-puller: besides its outstanding actors, the monumental soundscapes that film composer Hans Zimmer created together with Lisa Gerrard drew the audiences. Awarded a Golden Globe and Oscar nominated, the soundtrack is already impressive in a normal cinema auditorium; played live and sung by over 150 performers, it is nothing short of a sensation.
Now the cinematic concert extravaganza is returning to the Munich Philharmonic – »Gladiator« Live in Concert, with the Pilsen Philharmonic and the Charles University Choir Prague, who will provide the appropriate cinematic sound in front of the specially installed big screen. The music score of the original soundtrack will be muted to clear the stage for a brilliant, live orchestral sound and the impressive choir. The gladiator adventure on the silver screen may (almost) become a side show ...
In cooperation with Alegria Konzert GmbH (MünchenEvent GmbH)