Legendary composer Ennio Morricone has announced a final Irish show at the 3Arena as part of his farewell tour.
Taking place at the 3Arena on Saturday, September 23rd the concert will come as part of Morricone’s retirement from live performance tour.
Speaking about the show, the Maestro says: “I have been moved by the passion for my music and the appreciation shown by Irish audiences on previous visits. I must play one final show in Dublin before I retire. I expect this to be an emotional and very special evening for all”.
Ennio Morricone has composed over 500 scores for cinema and television as well as over 100 absolute music works and is the only film composer in history to have received the honorary Academy Award for his lifetime achievement. Highlights include his scores for Once Upon a Time in the West, One Upon a time in America, A Fistful of Dollars, The Untouchables, The Mission, Cinema Paradiso, The Best Offer, etc. Morricone’s score for The Good, The Bad and The Ugly holds the number two position in the Top 200 ranking of best film soundtracks ever composed.
Tickets costing from €87 including booking fee go on-sale on Friday 27 January at 9am via Ticketmaster.ie and all outlets nationwide.
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