Tomorrow Friday, September 23rd, the International Film Music Festival of Tenerife, known as Fimucité, begins, and in this article you have a summary of all information you need to know if you are going to attend the festival, or if you just want know the full program.
Because this tenth anniversary, held from September 23rd to October 1st 2016 …. Comes full of contents!
As we already mentioned in this other article (link), Howard Shore will be the main guest of the festival with a concert devoted entirely to his work on Saturday October 1st, and there he will pick up the baton to conduct the orchestra to some of his music.
The rest of the guest composers are: Kristopher Carter, Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion (Dynamic Music Partners)
And Óscar Navarro, Federico Jusid, Richard Bellis and Matthijs Kieboom, some of which were already mentioned on this other article (link).
In addition, the festival will honor in two sensational concerts, the veteran and versatile composer, conductor, pianist and jazz musician Lalo Schifrin and the fabulous composer that left us some years ago Shirley Walker.
A total of 6 concerts make up the program this year, rising to 8 if we count the 2 morning special concerts that are scheduled during school hours.
This is the complete list of concerts and programs provided to date (more information by clicking on each concert):
9/23 - FR - Lalo Schifrin’s Jazz Goes to Hollywood
“Lalo Schifrin’s Jazz Goes to Hollywood”
23rd of SEPTEMBER – FRIDAY – 8:30pm – Auditorio Infanta Leonor
Performer: Big Band de Canarias
Los Felinos – “The Cat”
Bullitt – “Bullitt Theme”
La Zorra – “That Night”
La Leyenda del Indomable – “Down Here On The Ground”
El Rey del Juego – “The Cincinnati Kid”
Misión Imposible – “Mission Impossible Theme”
Clave Omega – “The Face Of Love”
Montaña Rusa – “Blues For Basie”
Mannix – “Theme”
El Último Homicidio – “Insinuations”
El Último Homicidio – “Once A Thief”
El Concurso – “People Alone”
Manhattan Merengue – “Share The Dream”
Challenger’s Gold – “Street Lights”
9/24 - SA - That 70s Show
“That 70s Show”
24th of SEPTEMBER 2016 – SATURDAY – 7pm & 10pm (Double performance) – Teatro Guimerá
Performer: The Pop Culture Band
Conductor: Kike Perdomo
“Theme from Shaft” – Las Noches Rojas de Harlem.
“Ease on The Road” – El Mago.
“Dancing Queen” – ABBA: La Película.
“Can’t Take My Eyes of You” – El Cazador.
“Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door” – Pat Garret & Billy The Kid.
“Last Dance” – ¡Por Fin, ya es Viernes!
“Pimball Wizard” – Tommy, The Movie.
“The Love Boat Theme” – Vacaciones en el Mar.
“Disco Inferno” – Fiebre del Sábado Noche.
“Car Wash” – Un Mundo Aparte.
“Grease Medley” – Grease.
“Hawai Five-0 Theme” – Hawai 5-0.
“Panther Pink Panther” – El Show de la Pantera Rosa.
“Aquarius / Let the Sunshine In” – Hair.
“Jumpin’ Jack Flash” – Malas Calles.
“Go to Get You into My Life” – Sargento Pepper.
“The Way We Were” – Tal Como Éramos.
“Booguie Wonderland” – Roller Booguie.
“If I Can’t Have You” – Fiebre del Sábado Noche.
“Staying Alive” – Fiebre del Sábado Noche.
“You Should be Dancing” – Fiebre del Sábado Noche.
9/28 - WE - Concert A Tribute to Shirley Walker
“Concert A Tribute to Shirley Walker”
28 of SEPTEMBER 2016 – WEDNESDAY – 8pm – Teatro Guimerá
Performer: Banda Sinfónica del Conservatorio Profesional de Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Conductor: José Toledo
The Music of Shirley Walker
“Batman: Mask of the Phantasm”- Main Title
“Final Destination” – Suite WORLD PREMIERE!
“Willard” – Suite – Guest Conductor: Larry Rench WORLD PREMIERE!
“Memoirs of an Invisible Man” – Suite WORLD PREMIERE!
“Batman: The Animated Series” – On Leather Wings WORLD PREMIERE!
“Thank you Shirley!”
The Music of Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion and Kristopher Carter
(Portégés of Shirley Walker)
Ben 10 In Concert (Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion and Kristopher Carter)
“Batman: The Animated Series” – I Am The Greatest Clown (Michael McCuistion) WORLD PREMIERE!
“Chase Me” – (Lolita Ritmanis) WORLD PREMIERE!
“Justice League” – Viking Funeral (Kristopher Carter) – Guest conductor: Kristopher Carter WORLD PREMIERE!
“Superman: The Animated Series” – Mr. Mxyzptlk Mambo (Kristopher Carter) – WORLD PREMIERE!
“Starcrossed: Farewell, Hawkgirl” – Rhapsody on a Theme from Justice League (Lolita Ritmanis) – Guest conductor: Lolita Ritmanis WORLD PREMIERE!
“Teen Titans” – Cyborg the Barbarian (Michael McCuistion) WORLD PREMIERE!
“Batman: Mask of the Phantasm” – The Promise and First Love (Shirley Walker) WORLD PREMIERE!
9/29 - TH - Concert Animated Warner Heroes
“Concert Animated Warner Heroes”
29th of SEPTEMBER 2016 – THURSDAY – 8pm – Teatro Guimerá
Performer: Joven Orquesta Sinfónica FIMUCITÉ
Conductor: José A. Cubas.
“Scooby Doo: Mask of the Blue Falcon”
(Lolita Ritmanis, Kristopher Carter and Michael McCuistion – Orchestrated by Larry Rench)
Batman: The Brave and the Bold
I. “Capers. Crimes and Crusaders” (Michael McCuistion / Orchestrated by Michael McCuistion and Larry Rench)
II. “Silhouettes” (Lolita Ritmanis)
III. “Hammers of Justice” (Kristopher Carter, Orchestrated by Kristopher Carter and Larry Rench)
“Batman from the Future: Return of the Joker”
(Kristopher Carter / Orchestrated by Kristopher Carter and Larry Rench) Conducted by Kristopher Carter
“Heroes, Heroines & Music Meisters”
(Lolita Ritmanis / Orchestrated by Lolita Ritmanis and Larry Rench) Conducted by Lolita Ritmanis
(Michael McCuistion / Orchestrated by Michael McCuistion and Larry Rench) Conducted by Michael McCuistion
Teen Titans (Suite) WORLD PREMIERE!
I. “Terra” (Kristopher Carter, Orchestrated by Kristopher Carter and Larry Rench)
II. “Things Change” (Michael McCuistion, Orchestrated by Michael McCuistion and Larry Rench)
III. “Trouble In Tokyo” (Lolita Ritmanis, Orchestrated by Lolita Ritmanis and Larry Rench)
Superman: The Animated Series
I. “The Journey” (Lolita Ritmanis)
II. “Apokolips Now” (Kristopher Carter / Orchestrated by Kristopher Carter & Larry Rench)
III. “The Hero Within” (Michael McCuistion / Orchestrated by Michael McCuistion & Larry Rench)
9/30 - FR - Space Opera Concert
“Space Opera Concert”
30th of SEPTEMBER 2016 – FRIDAY – 8pm – Teatro Guimerá
Performer: Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
Conductor: Christian Schumann
SPANISH CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS 2016
Oscar Navarro – Best Spanish Soundtrack
Sueños de Sal – Suite WORLD PREMIERE!
Federico Jusid – Best Spanish Composer
Isabel/Carlos – Suite
Misconduct – Suite
SPACE OPERA: MUSIC OF THE STARS (I)
Dune (TOTO) WORLD PREMIERE! – Prologue / Suite
Lost in Space (John Williams) – Main Theme
The Fifth Element (Eric Serra) – (featuring Carmen Acosta)
Lucia di Lammenrmoor: Act I “Ah! Veranna a te sull’are””” / The Diva Dance
Battlestar Galactica (Stu Phillips) – Main Title
The Last Starfighter (Craig Safan) – Overture
Space 1999 (Barry Gray) WORLD PREMIERE! – Theme
Battle Beyond the Stars (James Horner) WORLD PREMIERE! – Main Theme
Thunderbirds (Barry Gray) – Countdown and March
Children of Dune (Brian Tyler) – (featuring Cristina Ramos) – Summon The Worms / Inama Nushif
SPACE OPERA: MUSIC OF THE STARS (II)
Space: Above and Beyond (Shirley Walker) Guest Conductor: Lolita Ritmanis WORLD PREMIERE! – Main Theme
Interstellar (Hans Zimmer) Guest Conductor: Diego Navarro – No Time For Caution
Star Wars: El Despertar de la Fuerza (John Williams) Guest Conductor: Diego Navarro
March of the Resistance/Rey’s Theme/Scherzo for X-Wings/The Jedi Steps and Finale
Flash Gordon (Queen) – (featuring Cristina Ramos) – Flash Theme
Dr. Who (Ron Grainier/Murray Gold) – Suite
Gravity (Steven Price) – Suite
Star Trek (Courage/Goldsmith/Rosenman/Eidelman/Giacchino) – Medley
10/1 - SA - The Music of Howard Shore Concert
“The Music of Howard Shore Concert”
1st of OCTOBER 2016 – SATURDAY – 7:30pm – Auditorio de Tenerife
Performer: Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
Conductor: Diego Navarro
El Hobbit – European Premiere!
Four Movements for Symphony Orchestra
The Fly – Finale
Dead Ringers – Main Title
Naked Lunch – Main Title
Eastern Promises – Main Title
Ed Wood – Main Title
Big – Goodbye
The Silence of the Lambs – Main Title
Se7en – Portrait of John Doe
Gangs of New York – Brooklyn Heights 1
Hugo – The Magician – European Premiere!
The Aviator – Suite
The Two Towers – Rohan
The Two Towers – Last March of the Ents
Return of The King – Mount Doom
The Fellowship of the Ring – Suite
As part of the Fimucité Film Scoring Academy initiative (discussed in the next section), two concerts will be conducted with school public in mind, September 28 and 29 in the morning, with the same program and the same performers that will give the concert that day at night :
Great initiative aimed at students and professionals who want to receive specialized training, something new in this tenth edition of Fimucité, which was already told in the next article (link), to be held in the Aula Magna del Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Santa Cruz de Tenerife, and that will be divided into two blocks:
This article is a comprehensive summary, which still falls short of the very complete information that can be found on the official website, including details of prominent people who will visit the festival, comprehensive program of Fimucinema 2016, and many other things, available on:
And if on those dates you are going to be on the island, and you don’t have your tickets yet … hurry, there’s little time left!
Great program the one we have for this tenth anniversary edition, which will be followed and covered by SoundTrackFest in attendance.