For the first time in Romania, audiences will experience one of the most beloved films in history: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™ alongside The Bucharest Symphony Orchestra who will be performing the movie’s entire score.
Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s StoneTM - in Concert
This year, celebrate Children’s Day with ”Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™ - in Concert”, an extraordinary event in national premiere.
For one evening, Sala Palatului will become an enchanted realm where music notes will merge with the story of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™, in a CineConcerts production.
The adventures of the wizarding trio from Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™, viewed in HD on an impressive screen, will be accompanied by The Bucharest Symphony Orchestra performing John Williams’ original score.
About the Production
CineConcerts is one of the leading producers of live music experiences performed with visual media. CineConcerts and Warner Bros. Consumer Products announced the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, a new global concert tour celebrating the Harry Potter films, earlier this year. The Harry Potter Film Concert that kicked off in June 2016 is another magical experience from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World.
Justin Freer, President of CineConcerts and Producer/Conductor of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, has quickly become one of the most sought-after conductors of film music with a long list of full symphonic live to projection projects. He has appeared with some of the world’s leading orchestras including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony and Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
Regarding Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert, Justin Freer says: "The Harry Potter film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. It is with great pleasure that we introduce for the first time ever an opportunity to experience the award-winning music scores played live by a symphony orchestra, all while the beloved film is simultaneously projected onto the big screen. It will be an unforgettable event.”
Brady Beaubien of CineConcerts and Producer for the Harry Potter Film Concert Series added, “Harry Potter is synonymous with excitement around the entire world and we hope that by performing this incredible music with the full movie, audiences will enjoy returning to this world, and to the many wonderful characters and adventures that inhabit it.”
For more information on the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, please visit www.harrypotterinconcert.com.
The Bucharest Symphony Orchestra
Founded in 2007 by three ambitious youths, The Bucharest Symphony Orchestra reunites over 100 of the Romania’s most valuable instrumentalists. Among the personalities who performed alongside The Bucharest Symphony Orchestra: Angela Gheorghiu, Sarah Brightman, Tarja Turunen, Jose Luis Gomez, Jin Wang, Tiberiu Soare, Alexandre Bloch, Sarah Chang, Daishin Kashimoto, Erik Schumann and many others.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
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