'MERRY CHRISTMAS MR LAWRENCE'A TRIBUTE TO RYUICHI SAKAMOTO 坂本龙一 CANDLELIGHT CONCERT
There is a saying that goes, "There are only two kinds of people in the world: those who like Ryuichi Sakamoto and those who haven't met Ryuichi Sakamoto yet."
Ryuichi Sakamoto, a top Japanese composer and master of film scoring, is a recipient of the British Academy Film Award, Academy Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Award, and Grammy Award.
When it comes to the music of Ryuichi Sakamoto, it is a journey that traverses time and space, transporting our souls to different realms. Brisbane is set to host a musical extravaganza inspired by the works of Ryuichi Sakamoto and classic film and television music, seamlessly blending art, music, and ancient architecture.Ryuichi Sakamoto, a top Japanese composer and master of film scoring, is a recipient of the British Academy Film Award, Academy Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Award, and Grammy Award.
On this radiant night, let Ryuichi Sakamoto's music harmonize with the romantic elegance of Brisbane, immersing you in an extraordinary auditory feast. The tranquil candlelight will add a touch of mystery to the concert, making each note more enchanting. Audiences will be led into the world of Ryuichi Sakamoto's music and classic film and television music, experiencing the depth and charm of the melodies. Savor the classic tunes of Ryuichi Sakamoto's works, feeling the joy and contemplation brought by the music. On this night filled with romance and the charm of music, let's together appreciate the magic of Ryuichi Sakamoto's music, immerse ourselves in the ocean of music, accompanied by candlelight, and feel the awe-inspiring impact on our souls.
Welcome to this unique candlelight concert, where you can experience a Christmas like no other and immerse yourself in a different world of music.
ABOUT Mr Ryuichi Sakamoto
Ryuichi Sakamoto is a highly acclaimed Japanese composer, musician, and producer, born on January 17, 1952. He has made significant contributions to the fields of music, film scoring, and electronic music. Sakamoto's versatile career spans various genres, from pop and electronic music to classical compositions.
One of his notable works is the score for the film "Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence" (1983), directed by Nagisa Oshima. Sakamoto not only composed the hauntingly beautiful soundtrack for the film but also starred in it alongside David Bowie and Tom Conti. The film's music, including the iconic theme, reflects Sakamoto's ability to create emotive and atmospheric compositions that enhance the cinematic experience.
Another major accomplishment is Sakamoto's work on the film "The Last Emperor" (1987), directed by Bernardo Bertolucci. For this soundtrack, Sakamoto collaborated with David Byrne and Cong Su, and their work earned them an Academy Award for Best Original Score. The music for "The Last Emperor" is a masterful fusion of traditional Chinese elements and modern Western orchestration, capturing the grandeur and emotional depth of the film's historical narrative.Throughout his career, Ryuichi Sakamoto has continued to produce influential and groundbreaking music, earning him numerous awards and accolades for his innovative contributions to the world of sound and composition.
Immersive music experience, relive classics, touch the atmosphere of live performances that resonate with the soul.
Pour all your love into the music, whispering to you in the romantic candlelight~~
GO EVENTS X Brisbane String Orchestra Perform. Piano Trio Perform.
GO EVENTS Branchs:
China: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shandong, Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Singapore, Malaysia, etc.
- Merry Christmas MR LAWRENCE
- Energy Flow
- Bibo No Aozora
- No Theme
- THE LAST Emperor 末代皇帝
- Counter-Attack Mankind from attack on titan 進撃の巨人
- is there still anything that love can do from Weathering With You 天気の子
- Your name THEME 君の名は
- The Untamed FROM 无羁 陈情令
- BIG FISH FROM 大鱼
- FLOWER DANCE 花之舞
- STAY WITH ME FROM GOBLIN 鬼怪（孤单又灿烂的神）
品质，经典 & 优雅，浪漫
GO EVENTS X 逐光乐团演绎。钢琴三重奏Piano trio（英）表演形式。还原经典，演绎青春。钢琴三重奏Piano trio（英）：乐曲体裁或演奏形式之一。由钢琴、小提琴、大提琴组成。
GO EVENTS BRANCH 中国：北京、上海、广州、深圳、山东，澳大利亚：悉尼、墨尔本、布里斯班，新加坡市，马来西亚等
No specific seating areas for now, choose seats based on arrival order.
No entry after the start of the performance.
Please note: seats are allocated on arrival.
DATE: December 8th
18:00 PM Concert Start(17.30PM Check-in)
18:00-19:25 PM: Performance
20:15PM Concert Start (19:55PM Check-in)
DURATION: 75 minutes (60 minutes of music, break/15 minutes, Drinks are included)
LOCATION: 300 George St northeast corner, Arabella Art Gallery
Due to the special nature of the performance, tickets are non-refundable after purchase.
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