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Wednesday 3 May 2023 at 7.30pm
Thursday 4 May 2023 at 7.30pm
Thursday 14 December 2023 at 7.30pm
Friday 15 December 2023 at 7.30pm
Saturday 16 December 2023 at 7.30pm

Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall

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Our audience said...

"Fantastic night listening to the MSO perform some of Hans Zimmer's greatest scores. We particularly loved the light-hearted format of the MC'ing and the educational elements the team added throughout the night. Definitely a format we'd like to experience again. Thank you!"

About this performance

Encore performances added due to popular demand!

Experience the greatest pieces of film music of the modern era when the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and conductor Nicholas Buc pay tribute to one of the most influential film composers of all time: Hans Zimmer.

From the epic worlds of Interstellar, Inception and Christopher Nolan’s Batman Dark Knight Trilogy, to animated classics The Lion King and Kung Fu Panda alongside unforgettable themes from Pirates of the Caribbean and Gladiator, feel the power of the full MSO in flight as they take you on a journey through Zimmer’s iconic scores.

Hosted by popular podcasters from Art of the Score, Andrew Pogson and Dan Golding, this unique concert event is not to be missed.


Act 1

Zimmer Sherlock Holmes: Discombobulate
Zimmer Driving Miss Daisy: Theme
Zimmer/Badelt Pirates of the Caribbean Suite
Zimmer The Thin Red Line: Journey To The Line
Zimmer The Holiday: Maestro
Zimmer Inception Suite

Act 2

Zimmer The Lion King Orchestra Suite
Zimmer/Powell Kung Fu Panda: Oogway Ascends
Zimmer The Da Vinci Code: Chevaliers de Sangreal
Zimmer/Howard Batman: The Dark Knight Suite
Zimmer Interstellar Suite
Zimmer/Gerrard Gladiator Suite


Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Buc
‍Art of the Score

Nicholas Buc host
Andrew Pogson host
Dan Golding host

This concert is produced in association with Concert Lab.

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