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The World of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration Live Tour Announced

Article by Katie Tarrant

Inspired by the roaring success of previous tours, legendary composer Hans Zimmer has announced a spectacular new tour, ‘The World of Hans Zimmer’, which is travelling the UK this month, March 2019.

The tour will go underway from 17th of March in Krakow, and hits the UK between the 20th and 23rd of March, visiting Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and London on its way. It will reach Dublin on the 25th of March, before touring Europe until April. It will then resume in November later this year, continuing through Europe, and returning for a final London date on November 26th.

Photo Credit: Frank Embacher

As an Oscar, Grammy, and Golden Globe Award winner, Hans Zimmer is one of the most influential film score composers of our time. He has scored an extensive and impressive catalogue of blockbuster productions, including Pirates of the Caribbean, The Dark Knight, Interstellar, Inception, The Lion King, Dunkirk, and many more.

The tour will be under the direction of Hans Zimmer’s soundtrack conductor, Gavin Greenway. In contrast to the renowned ‘Hans Zimmer Live‘ tour, where the sound focuses on Zimmer’s band and the electronic sounds of the music, ‘The World of Hans Zimmer’ will present the composer’s works arranged for a live symphony orchestra for the very first time. Hans Zimmer spent months working on transforming his soundtracks into opulent concert suites, curating a stunning, genre-defying stage show.

Photo Credit: Frank Embacher

This tour will also be the first time audiences will be able to experience Hans Zimmer’s music alongside stunning visual projections of film segments. According to the tour’s website, Hans Zimmer has given:

“precise instructions to the artistic direction about which scenes were important to him and should be used in the projections”.

Photo Credit: Frank Embacher

This is a momentous opportunity to hear Hans Zimmer’s best work in one of its grandest presentations to date. Performed by a collection of Hans Zimmer’s most trusted musicians, each evening will guarantee visual and aural extravaganza that is not to be missed.

THE WORLD OF HANS ZIMMER – A SYMPHONIC CELEBRATION MARCH TOUR DATES:

WEDNESDAY 20TH MARCH – MANCHESTER Arena
THURSDAY 21ST MARCH – BIRMINGHAM Arena
FRIDAY 22ND MARCH – GLASGOW Hydro
SATURDAY 23RD MARCH – WEMBLEY Arena SOLD OUT
MONDAY 25TH MARCH – DUBLIN 3 Arena
**Added due to phenomenal demand**
**TUESDAY 26TH NOVEMBER – LONDON 02 Arena**

TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM MYTICKET.CO.UK/ARTISTS/HANS-ZIMMER

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Katie Tarrant
Katie is a sound designer and composer currently working for Rare on Sea of Thieves. She graduated with a First Class Honours in music from Sir Paul McCartney's Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts in 2016. A lover of music from a young age, she is also a guitarist, bassist, and drummer. In 2016, she was the first ever recipient of UK Music's 'Outstanding Contribution to Music' graduate award, and honoured the following year to receive King and Diversi's scholarship to attend the Game Developer's Conference 2017. Most recently, she was nominated at one of Games Industry Biz's Top 100 Future Talent. Some of her favourite games include Bioshock, Overwatch, Life Is Strange, Uncharted, Fallout, and many more.

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