DISTANT WORLDS: MUSIC FROM FINAL FANTASY
3 December 2016 • 7:30pm
The Star Performing Arts Centre
Arnie Roth • Conductor
Metropolitan Festival Orchestra and Chorus
Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY symphony concert world tour returns to Singapore after seven years. The global multimedia concert phenomenon, featuring the music of FINAL FANTASY, will hold a one-night only performance at the Star Theatre on 3 December 2016. Presented by Avex Asia, Distant Worlds showcases the music of Japanese video game composer Nobuo Uematsu and is conducted by Grammy Award-winning conductor Arnie Roth. With exclusive HD video content from legendary game developers SQUARE ENIX, the multimedia experience combines stirring screen images to match the soaring emotions of a symphony orchestra. The Metropolitan Festival Orchestra, Singapore’s only fully-independent professional symphony orchestra, will perform music from the world-renowned FINAL FANTASY video game series.
After two sold-out concerts during its debut in Singapore in 2009, Distant Worlds returns to South-east Asia with fresh arrangements of music from throughout the 25+ years of the FINAL FANTASY catalogue. Songs making a South-east Asian premiere include (confirmed to date):
• FINAL FANTASY VII: JENOVA COMPLETE
• FINAL FANTASY VII: Cosmo Canyon
• FINAL FANTASY VIII: Balamb GARDEN ~ Ami
• FINAL FANTASY IX: Roses of May
• FINAL FANTASY XIV: Torn From The Heavens
Tickets may be purchased from all SISTIC authorised channels.