Video Game Orchestra opens the doors to Boston Symphony Hall on April 1st 2011. This is the very first time a video game music themed event is held at this prestigious venue.
This event will highlight the music that has paralleled the mainstream success of video games and film. The night will consist of music, performed by the Video Game Orchestra, consisting of an orchestra, choir, and a rock band.
In attendance we will have Alan Silvestri (Back to the Future, Forrest Gump, and Cast Away), Wataru Hokoyama (AFRIKA and Resident Evil 5) and Yasunori Mitsuda (Chrono Trigger, Chrono Cross, and Xenogears). The concert also features a performance by the 90-member world-pop group, Rhythm of the Universe. Expect some of your favorite video game music pieces to appear along with some of the world's favorite movie themes. The concert is directed by Shota Nakama and conducted by Yohei Sato.
Tickets are now on sale at http://www.vgo-online.org/ and http://www.bso.org/bso/mods/perf_detail.jsp?pid=prod3890054
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