Enjoy movie music magic with Halle

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You can see The Halle at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall later this year for an evening entitled Oscars For Orchestra.

On Thursday, October 30, from 7.30pm, the Manchester-based, highly acclaimed orchestra, conducted by Stephen Bell, will perform extracts from some of the great film scores.

Behind every great movie there is a great film score and this blockbuster concert will aim to bring together some of the finest ever written.

Thrilling quests, epic romances and expansive panoramas - they’re all here in this spectacular evening, all lit up by the legendary sound of The Halle.

The concert includes John Williams’s thrilling music for Star Wars, plus Titanic by James Horner, Korngold’s barnstorming score for the 1938 movie The Adventures Of Robin Hood, Maurice Jarre’s sweeping music from Lawrence Of Arabia, plus more John Williams in the form of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Schindler’s List and Raiders of the Lost Ark.

You can also enjoy orchestral excerpts from Richard Rodgers’s score for The Sound Of Music, plus Miklos Rosza’s Ben Hur, Hans Zimmer’s Gladiator and Howard Shore’s The Lord Of The Rings.

Tickets for the concert are £15-£35 (family ticket £50).

Call the box office for ticket availability on 0115 9895555 or go online to www.trch.co.uk

n Before that, on October 14, The Halle will be at the Royal Concert Hall to perform Brahms’s First Piano Concerto, Wagner’s Flying Dutchman Overture and Sibelius’s Fifth Symphony.