Symphonic Fantasies is a concert tribute to video game music from Square Enix.
Two concerts will be performed in Germany. The first one will be presented in Oberhausen on September 11. The second one in Cologne on September 12, 2009 (NEW tickets!).
Both will feature the WDR Radio Orchestra, WDR Radio Choir, and several soloists, conducted by Arnie Roth.

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“I feel very honored that my music from Final Fantasy will be performed in Germany.” Says Nobuo Uematsu who will be attending both Symphonic Fantasies concerts.
“I am very much looking forward to listening to the newly arranged titles that will be performed by a full orchestra. See you at the concerts!”
Nobuo Uematsu adds the crown jewel to the stunning array of fantastic composers who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies, namely Yoko Shimomura, Yasunori Mitsuda and Hiroki Kikuta.Photo: (C) Hiroshi Shibaizumi
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“I feel very honored that my music from Final Fantasy will be performed in Germany.” Says Nobuo Uematsu who will be attending both Symphonic Fantasies concerts.

“I am very much looking forward to listening to the newly arranged titles that will be performed by a full orchestra. See you at the concerts!”

Nobuo Uematsu adds the crown jewel to the stunning array of fantastic composers who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies, namely Yoko Shimomura, Yasunori Mitsuda and Hiroki Kikuta.
Photo: (C) Hiroshi Shibaizumi

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“It will be my second visit to Germany.” Says Hiroki Kikuta who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.
“It is an almost surreal feeling to come back again after ten years, but this time listening to my video game music performed by the WDR Radio Orchestra. I am extremely grateful to those who made this wonderful opportunity possible.”
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“It will be my second visit to Germany.” Says Hiroki Kikuta who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.

“It is an almost surreal feeling to come back again after ten years, but this time listening to my video game music performed by the WDR Radio Orchestra. I am extremely grateful to those who made this wonderful opportunity possible.”

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“I could have never imagined that my work would eventually be heard by a German audience let alone be performed by such a wonderful orchestra.” Says Yasunori Mitsuda who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.
“I am very grateful to have the opportunity to attend these concerts and listen to my own music live along with my fans. I look forward to meeting everybody.”
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“I could have never imagined that my work would eventually be heard by a German audience let alone be performed by such a wonderful orchestra.” Says Yasunori Mitsuda who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.

“I am very grateful to have the opportunity to attend these concerts and listen to my own music live along with my fans. I look forward to meeting everybody.”

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“I am thrilled that my music will be performed in two concerts.” Says Yoko Shimomura who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.
“Last year I recorded an album jointly with the WDR Radio Orchestra. Now, it will be a great honor for me to listen to the music live, this time together with the fans!”
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“I am thrilled that my music will be performed in two concerts.” Says Yoko Shimomura who will be attending Symphonic Fantasies both in Oberhausen and in Cologne.

“Last year I recorded an album jointly with the WDR Radio Orchestra. Now, it will be a great honor for me to listen to the music live, this time together with the fans!”

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New tickets for Symphonic Fantasies in Cologne available!

Due to the enormous interest of the fans the WDR decided to offer a limited number of additional tickets for the concert performance at the Philharmonic Hall in Cologne on September 12, 2009.

New tickets for Cologne performance

New tickets for Cologne available