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  • A celebration of the film music of the late James Horner (1953 - 2015) featuring music from some of his most loved film scores accompanied by interviews and images on screen.

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  • James Horner: A Life in Music is a celebration of film music composed by the late James Horner. Featuring music from the films Apollo 13, Krull, Rocketeer, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Legends of the Fall, Aliens, Braveheart, The Mask of Zorro, Field of Dreams, Glory, Titanic, A Beautiful Mind, An American Tail and Avatar performed live by a symphony orchestra, choir, vocal and Celtic soloists and accompanied by exclusive interviews (including with James Cameron and Mel Gibson) and images on screen.


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First half: 53 minutes
Interval: 20/25 mins
Second half: 56 minutes
Total running time: 2 hours 20 minutes (including interval) subject to slight adjustment

- Symphony Orchestra of 96 or 86 depending on venue size
- Chorus (SATB) of 48
- Touring party includes vocal soloist, Uileann pipes & Whistles Soloist

Composer: James Horner
James Horner: A Life in Music is produced by Avex Classics International

Avex Classics International

James Horner: A Life in Music is an Avex Classics International Production

Classical, Re-imagined.

Whether it's bringing cinematic masterpieces to life by placing soundtracks front and centre or producing original theatrical and musical content, Avex Classics International are at the cutting edge of live classical entertainment. ACI's mission is to create, innovate and facilitate exciting and engaging experiences for artists and audiences alike. Established in 2014, Avex Classics International is a division of Japan’s leading entertainment business, the Avex Group.

Kate Caro
Head of imagine
+44 207 608 9932

Maebh Lehane
Manager, imagine
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Eleanor Philpott
Assistant Artist and Project Manager, imagine
+44 20 7608 9918

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