In the "Cinema:Sound" series, the Wiener Symphoniker bring a film music legend to Vienna every year. On 30 March 2023, the world-renowned Japanese composer and conductor Joe Hisaishi will now take the podium of the Wiener Symphoniker. He would have been the star guest in the Cinema:Sound series in 2024 and is now being brought forward a year.
Film music composer Alexandre Desplat had to postpone this date to 1 March 2024 due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict. Tickets already purchased will remain valid for the replacement date in 2024. Please contact the respective ticket partner for any queries:
New: Cinema:Sound - Joe Hisaishi in Concert
Joe Hisaishi is known for his music to Hayao Miyazaki's anime films for Studio Ghibli, the films of Takeshi Kitano and his minimal music. During the concert evening, he will present highlights of his works, such as the symphonic suite for the anime film "Princess Mononoke", the film compositions for the Kitano films "Kikujiro's Summer", "HA-NA-BI" and "Kids Return" as well as his "Symphony No. 2".