The Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) pays tribute to an iconic Hollywood film composer, James Horner, on Saturday, 25 May 2019 and Sunday, 26 May 2019 at 3.00 pm at Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS, KLCC.
Orchestra in the modern era tends to take up a sort of veneer. Probably not elitism in the strictest sense, but the feeling that one has to know some kind of distant context to truly appreciate a movement, a piece, a cultural landscape. With Symphony for Our World, we are reminded that music – in any shape of form – is bigger than any human barriers, and sometimes more powerful when telling the story of our Mother Earth; all of nature and its inhabitants.
From the age of Pengemis Cinta (1989), Ella‘s musical distinction stands unmatched in its personality and ability to adapt to her impressive vocal range in a plethora of different genres. 12 studio albums later, she’s still got it.
OlaBola made its mark as one of the most iconic local films last year, but it’s spirit is a long way from dying This Malaysia Day, as we’re all fresh from the patriotic fervor of the SEA Games and the Paralympics still going on, Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra along with official partner, Astro Shaw, will continue on that zeitgeist of sports and nationalism with ‘Ola Bola – Movie with Live Music’! The showtimes will be on Friday, 15 September 2017 and Saturday, 16 September 2017 at 8.30 pm at Dewan Fiharmonik PETRONAS (DFP).