FMF Youth Orchestra: Animations
Special guests: Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion, Kristopher Carter
FMF Youth Orchestra
Monika Bachowska — conductor
On the May 29th, 2016 at noon in the Krakow Philharmonic Hall we will hear a concert Young Way into the Classics: Animations, performed by FMF Youth Orchestra conducted by Monika Bachowska. During the 9th edition of the Krakow Film Music Festival for the third time already FMF Youth Orchestra, established especially for the Festival, will be performing difficult compositions as a full symphonic orchestra. During this year's concert, young musicians will face quite a task – they will perform original compositions to the most famous animations from Warner Bros. studio. Krakow Philharmonic Hall will resound with suites from animated films such as Batman, Scooby-Doo, Justice League, Teen Titans, as well as the world premiere of Superman suite, which have been ordered especially for this concert.
The programme of the concert was developed commonly by FMF together with Warner Bros. studio and FIMUCITÉ - International Film Music Festival in Tenerife. Arrangements of the soundtracks have been prepared for the Festival by composers from the group Dynamic Music Partners, which is a part of Warner Bros.: Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuiston and Kristopher Carter, multiple Emmy Award winners. Composers will be the guests of the concert, as well as, present at the rehearsals, they will engage in the preparing the orchestra to perform the concert.
Established two years ago, FMF Youth Orchestra performances allow young instrumentalists, the most talented students of Krakow music schools, to present fruits of their work to a wide audience. Participation in rehearsals and concerts with a group of their peers gives them a creative working conditions similar to professional.
This year, thanks to cooperation with the Center of Culture and Arts in Tczew, FMF Youth Orchestra will be supplied by the elected representatives of Scout Youth Wind Orchestra in Tczew, who will complement the brass section of talented young people from the other end of Poland.
The concert is organized by the Krakow Festival Office in collaboration with Warner Bros. studio, Dynamic Music Partners, Karol Szymanowski Philharmonic Hall in Krakow, Culture and Art Center in Tczew, FIMUCITÉ - International Film Music Festival in Tenerife, Academy of Music in Krakow and Krakow's music schools.
Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion, Kristopher Carter – Suita z filmu Scooby-Doo i maska Błękitnego Sokoła
Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion, Kristopher Carter – Suita z serialu Superman (światowa premiera)
Kristopher Carter – Suita z filmu Batman: Powrót Jokera
Lolita Ritmanis – Heroes, Heroines & Music Meisters Suite (Liga Sprawiedliwych, Mystery of the Batwoman, Batman: Odważni i bezwzględni)
Michael McCuistion – Unlimited Universe Suite (Liga Sprawiedliwych Unlimited, Batman i Mr. Freeze: SubZero, Liga Sprawiedliwych)
Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion, Kristopher Carter – Suita z serialu Batman: Odważni i bezwzględni