Playing since 2003 and appearing last December in ‘Passion’, Eminence has announced a new game music concert in the form of ‘A Night in Fantasia: Symphonic Games Edition‘. Not only featuring music from such game franchises as The Legend of Zelda, Final Fantasy and Metal Gear Solid, Eminence founder Hiroaki Yura has mentioned that 80-90% of the pieces to be played are live world premieres. Such music may include themes from the recently released Zelda: Twilight Princess or fan favourite Katamari Damacy.
Big names composers
are set to return to the showings for a free meet and greet, such as
Yasunori Mitsuda (Chrono Trigger) and Hitoshi Sakimoto (Final Fantasy
XII), as well as new attendees Yoko Shimomura (Kingdom Hearts), Junichi
Nakatsuru (Soul Calibur) and Masaru Shiina (Tales of Legendia).
A Night in Fantasia will be playing on the 20th and 21st at the Town Hall in Sydney and the 27th at the Hamer Hall in Melbourne.