On Saturday 17th June, celebrated film score composer, Hans Zimmer, is playing at Liverpool's Echo Arena, so naturally we are using this opportunity to have some fun. At the British Music Experience, we will be hosting a special 'What's The Score?' quiz in the Star Cafe on the afternoon of the 17th at 2.30pm.
Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer has been taking Australia and Europe by storm following his show-stealing Coachella shows. Sold out concerts in Sydney and Melbourne attracted fans of all ages from hardcore EDM fanatics inspired by the powerful rhythms to movie music connoisseurs and beyond.
Hans’s Coachella performances sparked a cavalcade of praise on social media from some of the world’s best-known DJ’s. The appearance by Zimmer, who will be touring the Europe this summer, was a first of its kind for the popular music festival with the legendary composer bringing a full orchestra with him to the desert venue.
Zimmer’s live set features music spanning his multi-decade career including music from THE LION KING, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, THE DARK KNIGHT and INCEPTION.
The famed composer is accompanied on the tour at by his 15 piece studio band, now featuring Johnny Marr’s son Nile on guitar, along with an orchestra and choir which brought the total number of musicians on stage to over 60.
'Hans Zimmer Live on Tour 2017’ is a multi-layered experience for concertgoers and a must-see concert event, featuring career-spanning music from Zimmer's multi-decade career.
The concert will be in two parts: the first being some of Zimmer's classic movie scores including GLADIATOR, THE LION KING and PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, and the second featuring re-imagined versions of some classic scores such as THE DARK KNIGHT TRILOGY and INCEPTION with special guests from the rock and pop world.
Stay tuned for details of a competition to win tickets to see this spectacle at the Echo Arena.