The famous FINAL FANTASY orchestral concert series; Distant Worlds: Music from FINAL FANTASY, will be coming to this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). A partial line-up of track has already been announced, featuring classics such as:
- Eyes On Me – FINAL FANTASY VIII
- JENOVA COMPLETE – FINAL FANTASY VII
- Answers – FINAL FANTASY XIV
- Torn From The Heavens – FINAL FANTASY XIV
- Zanarkand – FINAL FANTASY X
- FINAL FANTASY Battle Medley – FINAL FANTASY I-thru-XIV
That’s not all! Grammy-winning conductor Arnie Roth will once again lead the Distant Worlds Philharmonic Orchestra in this special new program which features music from all fourteen games of FINAL FANTASY! Hitoshi Sakimoto, composer of FINAL FANTASY XII, makes his debut appearance with Distant Worlds as a very special guest. Vocalist Susan Calloway, famous for Answers from FINAL FANTASY XIV, will be returning, performing classic FINAL FANTASY songs. There will also be a world premiere of a new FINAL FANTASY score!
Arnie Roth, Susan Calloway and Hitoshi Sakimoto will also be present for a special meet and greet occassion for fans who purchase VIP packages. These packages include autograph signing with photo opportunity, a tour book including images by series artist Yoshitaka Amano, premium seating and a post-show reception. These lucrative packages will set back fans a spicy $175 USD.
The concert will take place 8PM, June 17th, 2015 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Pre-sale begins Friday, 6th March at 10AM PST. Regular tickets go on sale from March 9th, 2015. For more details check-out the official announcement.
If you’re attending E3 this year, or will be in the L.A. area, this is sure to be an event you won’t want to miss!