100 years of cinema

Photo, Ennio Morricone: Flickr CC / Roberto Serra

Auditorio Municipal Príncipe de Asturias de Torremolinos is the setting for a tribute concert to Ennio Morricone and 100 years of cinema on Friday April 5.

Experience the most famous soundtracks of all time, from ‘Casablanca’ and ‘Gone with the Wind’ by the Royal Film Concert Orchestra.

Ennio Morricone was an Italian composer and conductor known for scoring over five hundred films and television series. He received an honorary Oscar in 2006 and won the Oscar for Best Score in 2016 for the film ‘The Hateful Eight’. In 2020, he was awarded the Princess of Asturias Award for the Arts, shared with fellow composer John Williams.

The programme features classic film soundtracks including: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Cinema Paradiso, The Mission, The Lord of the Rings, Lawrence of Arabia, Ben-Hur and many more.

Tickets start at €38 from the website: fundacionexcelentia.org

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Kevin Fraser Park

Kevin was born in Scotland and worked in marketing, running his own businesses in UK, Italy and, for the last 8 years, here in Spain. He moved to the Costa del Sol in 2016 working initially in real estate. He has a passion for literature and particularly the English language which is how he got into writing.