MORRICONE UK CONCERT THIS WEEK:
Nocturne Live: ENNIO MORRICONE
Tickets are still available for see Ennio Morricone and his orchestra and choir in concert at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire this week. This is part of his 60 Years of Music tour. Spaghetti western fans should know that Morricone has added ‘Man With the Harmonica’ from Once Upon a Time in the West and ‘The Fort’ (the Civil War theme) from The Good, the Bad and the Ugly to his live repertoire, plus a selection of themes from The Hateful Eight and the 1970s Sean Connery film The Red Tent.
The program of the concerts he has played so far (before shows were cancelled due to his on-going back ailment) includes themes from The Best Offer, The Legend of 1900, Baaria, Maddalena, Metti, Una Sera a Cena, A Fistful of Dynamite, Cinema Paradiso, Once Upon a Time in America, The Mission and Burn!
There’s more information at the Nocturne site here:
An announcement from Ennio Morricone’s Facebook page:
One of the world’s greatest film composers, the Maestro Ennio Morricone and his 200+ orchestra will be introduced by Jonathan Ross to perform live in the beautiful surroundings of Blenheim Palace on 23rd June this summer. This is an unmissable event.
Tickets begin from £25