Film Music Prague festival, of which we already talked and advanced provisional program in the following news (follow link), just announced this afternoon the incorporation of Japanese composer Joe Hisaishi as a new guest.
This festival, to be held in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic from April 21st to 23rd, will be the second opportunity to see great Joe Hisiashi in Europe this 2017 (in addition to the concert he will offer in June in Paris: follow link), in front of the orchestra conducting his music.
Thus, on Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 at 8:00 p.m., the concert “The World of Joe Hisaishi” will be held at Forum Karlin in Prague, with the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and Boni Pueri Boys Choir under the baton of Joe Hisaishi himself, including music from his films such as Spirited Away (2001), Princess Mononoke (1977), Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) or My Neighbor Totoro(1988) among others.
Tickets, with prices between 63 € (1699 CZK) and 100 € (2999 CZK) are available in:
As a curiosity, indicate that as the official website clearly states that guests participation is an act of goodwill, and attendance can’t be guaranteed (a curious, but honest statement).
In addition, the other two days of the festival, another two thematic concerts will be held:
More information about this interesting and emerging festival can be found on its official website: