The Planets: An HD Odyssey

Royal Albert Hall, London, London, United Kingdom

Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 19:30 to 21:30

R. STRAUSS  Also Sprach Zarathustra: Introduction (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey)

J. STRAUSS II Blue Danube Waltz (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey)

J.S. BACH, ORCH. STOKOWSKI Toccata and Fugue in D minor (featured in X-Men: Apocalypse)

BEETHOVEN Symphony No.7: Allegretto (featured in Disney’s© Fantasia)

WILLIAMS Star Wars®: Main Theme

HOLST The Planets

Nick Davies Conductor

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Gaze in wonder as breathtaking NASA images and footage are projected onto a giant screen, complementing Holst’s awe-inspiring suite, The Planets – inspired by the contrasting astrological qualities of the Solar System, featuring the much-loved movements, Mars and Jupiter.

Hear other well-known themes, synonymous with outer space, including Star Wars®, Also Sprach Zarathustra (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey) and Beethoven’s Symphony No.7, Allegretto (featured in Disney’s© Fantasia). A truly multi-sensory event!

United Kingdom
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AP