ASO preview: “Opera of the 21st century”? Orchestra to perform “Final Fantasy” video game score [ArtsATL]

By Mark Gresham | 7 Jun 2013, ArtsATL

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(Image ©2009, 2010 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved. CHARACTER DESIGN: TETSUYA NOMURA)

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will make one of its very occasional forays into the world of multimedia when it performs music from the popular role-playing video game “Final Fantasy” tonight and Saturday in Symphony Hall. Guest conductor Arnie Roth will lead the orchestra in the score by composer Nobuo Uematsu, with guest vocalist Susan Calloway, known for her renditions of songs in “Final Fantasy” soundtracks. … • READ MORE on ArtsATL