MOSMA 2017 – Concerts Contents

UPDATED: 8/1/2017

Festival MOSMA (Movie Score Málaga) has announced the full program of the concerts to be held in its second edition, from July 5 to 9, with a total of 6 concerts in 5 days of programming and a pre-festival concert the day before.


The pre-MOSMA concert will be held on Tuesday, July 4 – 8:30 pm at the Cathedral of Malaga and will be named “The sacred and the divine: Music in religious and spiritual cinema”. In this concert, the Provincial Symphony Orchestra of Malaga, the University Choir and the Pre-university choir of Malaga will perform under the baton of Arturo Díez Boscovich, with Cristina Gallego Ruiz as soloist.

The program will be as follows:

  • Miklos Rozsa – Ben Hur
  • Miklos Rozsa – King of Kings
  • Miklos Rozsa – Quo Vadis
  • Sarah McLachlan – City of Angels (“Angel”) – with Cristina Gallego Ruiz
  • Ennio Morricone – The Mission
  • Elmer Bernstein – The Ten Commandments


Access to this concert will be by invitation, which has to be picked up at the Albéniz Cinema[NO INVITATIONS LEFT!!]

Following, the first concert will arrive on Wednesday, July 5 – MOSMA Opening Concert – 8:30 pm at Teatro Cervantes, and will be named “Box Office Greatest Hits: Blockbusters in Film Music”. It will be performed by the Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Arturo Díez Boscovich with the Ziryab Choir, and will have Óscar Senén & Tim Williams as guest conductors.



John Williams creator of the Blockbuster:

  • ‘Star Wars’ by Arturo Díez Boscovich – (World Premiere)
  • Suite based on ‘Heir to the Empire’ from Timothy Zhan

Blockbuster today:

  • ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’ Geoff Zanelli. (World Premiere)
  • ‘Tadeo Jones 2 ‘ Zacarias M de la Riva. (Premiere)
  • ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Rupert Gregson-Williams. (World Premiere)
  • ‘Wonder Woman’ Rupert Gregson-Williams. (World Premiere)



Master of actual blockbuster: Tyler Bates

  • ‘300’ – (World Premiere)
  • ‘Watchmen’ – (World Premiere)
  • ‘The Way’ – (World Premiere)
  • ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ – (World Premiere)
  • ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2’ – (World Premiere)


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Box Office Greatest Hits: Blockbusters in Film Music

The second concert will be on Thursday, July 6 at 7:00 pm at the Echegaray Theater and will be named “Stranger Things and Mr Robot in concert“. It will be performed by the 3 Bit Band and Mac Quayle and will have the following program:


“Mr Robot” in concert: Mac Quayle’s music for TV



“Stranger things” in concert:

  • Stranger Things (Main titles) *
  • Kids *
  • Foreigner “I’ve been waiting for a girl like you”
  • Eleven *
  • Corey Hart “Sunglasses at Night”
  • A Kiss *
  • The upside down *
  • Toto – “Africa”
  • The Clash “Should I Stay”

* Instrumental Music by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein


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Stranger Things and Mr Robot in concert

The third concert will also be on Thursday, July 6 at 10:00 pm at the Eduardo Ocón Facility, named “Gods and monsters, the music of Tyler Bates“, where Tyler Bates, film music composer and guitarist for Marilyn Manson, will play with his band in a free entry concert, pieces of his filmography in rock format and with the following program:

  • ”Californication” – Main Title
  • “300” – To Victory (Main Title)
  • “300” – The Hot Gates
  • ”Suckerpunch” – White Rabbit (Jefferson Airplane song transitions into score)
  • “Suckerpunch” – World War 1 pt.3 (epic score version of White Rabbit)
  • ”Watchmen” – I Love You
  • “Get Carter” – Main Title
  • ”Super” – Two Perfect Moments
  • “Super” – Libby Goes Down
  • ”El camino” – Tom Alone
  • “El camino” – Pamplona
  • “El camino” – The Journey Is the Destination
  • “John Wick” – Warehouse Smackdown
  • “John Wick 2” – Presto Museum Battle
  • “John Wick 2” – Plastic Heart (Main Theme song)
  • “Guardianes de la Galaxia Vol. 2” – The Chain (Fleetwood Mac song)
  • “Guardianes de la Galaxia” – Black Tears
  • “Guardianes de la Galaxia Vol.2” – Guardians Inferno (Guardians Disco song)
  • “The Belko Experiment” – California Bleeding (Spanish punk rock version of California Dreaming)

Gods and monsters, the music of Tyler Bates

The fourth concert will be celebrated Friday, July 7 at 7:00 pm at the Echegaray Theater, named David Shire at the Movies – MOSMA HONORED”, where David Shire will play at the piano themes from his CD “David Shire at the Movies”,  accompanied by vocalist Sylvia Parejo with the following program:

David & Sylvia
It Goes Like it Goes (Norma Rae)
I’ll Never Say Goodbye (The Promise)
Only When I Laugh (Only When I Laugh)
With You I’m Born Again (Fast Break)
Halfway Home (Halfway Home)

Theatre Songs
What About Today
Starting Here, Starting Now

David solo
The Conversation theme
Farewell My Lovely medley
All The President’s Men theme

David Shire at the Movies - MOSMA HONORED

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The fifth concert will be on Saturday, July 8 at 8:00 pm at the Cervantes Theater and will be named “Legends: Great Masters in Film Music“. The concert will be performed by Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra and the Choir Ziryab, with David Shire at the piano, conducted by Arturo Díez Boscovich, with Trevor Jones, Deniz Cordell and Óscar Senén as guest conductors throughout the concert.


Preface: The best of 2016

Includes the segments of

  • La La Land
  • Moonlight
  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
  • Kubo and the Two Strings
  • Doctor Strange

Maestro Víctor Reyes

  • Red Lights
  • Buried

Maestro David Shire

  • Max Dugan Returns
  • Pelham 1.2.3
  • Saturday night fever
  • Return to Oz – Suite narrated by the actress Didi Conn – World Premiere



Maestro Trevor Jones

  • Dark Crystal – 6 movements
  • The Last of the Mohicans – 4 movements
  • Notting Hill – (World Premiere)
  • Dark City – (World Premiere)


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Masters of film music

The sixth and final concert will be on Sunday, July 9 at 7:00 pm at the Echegaray Theater and will be named “Insert Coin: Music in Video Games“. It will be performed by the Provincial Symphonic Orchestra of Malaga conducted by Arturo Díez Boscovich with Neal Acree as guest conductor and the voice of Julie Elven (*).

Our ancestors. Medley from:

  • Pac-Man
  • Super Mario Bros
  • Tetris
  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Ghosts’N’Goblins
  • Rastan
  • The Secret of Monkey Island


  • Final Fantasy
  • The Legend of Zelda

In the shelves

  • Pokemon GO
  • The Last Guardian
  • Rime
  • Recore
  • Horizon Zero Dawn (*)

NEAL ACREE –  Jerry Goldsmith Award 2016

  • World of Warcraft (*)
  • Overwatch
  • Revelation Online (Jerry Goldsmith 2016 Award Winner for Best Video Game Music)


Tickets have a price of 15€ and can be bought in:

Music in Video Games


SoundTrackFest will continue to report on MOSMA as there is more news, but for the moment, you can check on the official website for information about the festival: