FINAL FANTASY XIV Orchestra Concert 2018 – Eorzean Symphony
Performed live by an over 100-piece orchestra and choir and synced to HD footage from the game
Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles (USA)—June 15&16, 2018—US Premiere!
Buy tickets now at www.ticketmaster.com
Video trailer of the concert: https://youtu.be/jDq4zUkKE1s
A new milestone in FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online history will be achieved from June 15&16, 2018, with the first-ever official orchestral concert of the game being performed outside of Japan and premiering in the US at Hollywood’s world-famous, prestigious Dolby Theatre. Eorzean Symphonyfeatures masterpiece song selections, a full-scale symphonic orchestra, a choir, renowned soloists and video excerpts from the game projected in sync on a giant screen for a thrilling and fully immersive experience.
Epic, romantic, adventurous, ambitious, impressive, sophisticated, heart-touching—the music of FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online is everything a FINAL FANTASY game music is meant to be. It’s breathtaking when witnessed live, along with their related HD video from the game. We are delighted to share with you for the first time the official video trailer of the concert:
With a more than 100-piece orchestra and choir, each performance will feature a very illustrious guest lineup, beginning with Naoki Yoshida (Producer and Director) and Masayoshi Soken (Sound Director and Composer), who together created this new concert experience. Each performance will also welcome original vocal artist Susan Calloway singing the beloved songs “Answers” and “Dragonsong.”
What’s more, fans can watch the announcement of the concert here at the Letter from the Producer LIVE Part XLII:
In a heartbeat, just a few musical notes will bring you back to treasured memories, endless adventures and countless quests in the enchanted realm of Eorzea. Newcomers and potential players will also have a chance to immerse themselves in the world ofFINAL FANTASY® XIV Online. The night will be a unique, magical moment to remember, a thrill to share with other players, and a chance to be swept away by emotions through breathtaking melodies for all FINAL FANTASY® XIV Onlineenthusiasts.
Tickets are now available at www.ticketmaster.com, the Dolby Theatre Box office and all affiliated retailers.
AboutFINAL FANTASY® XIV Online
Released in 2013,FINAL FANTASY® XIV Onlineis the critically acclaimed MMORPG developed by SQUARE ENIX, with a vibrant and expanding global community of over 10 million registered users. Set in the world of Hydaelyn, players are able to create their own Warrior of Light and experience an original thrilling adventure, which celebrates the FINAL FANTASY series with familiar monsters, bosses, characters, and music.
FINAL FANTASY® XIV Onlineis available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Windows, and Mac, and features cross-platform play between all platforms. A robust free trial allows new players the chance to experience all available content up to level 35, with no restrictions on playtime. More information on FINAL FANTASY® XIV Onlinecan be found at www.finalfantasyxiv.com
About Naoki Yoshida (Producer and Director)
Naoki Yoshida is the global producer and director of FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online. He took over production of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Rebornin 2010 with a complete overhaul that included new graphics engine, user interface, and server structure. Simply put, the game was rebuilt from the ground up to appeal to a modern MMO audience. In addition to his responsibilities for FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online, Yoshida also serves as head of Business Division 5 within SQUARE ENIX Co. Ltd. Yoshida began his career at SQUARE ENIX in 2004, where he eventually became the head of the DRAGON QUEST: Monster Battle Road series, as well as a game designer of Dragon Quest Xin its early stages.
About Masayoshi Soken (Sound Director and Composer)
Masayoshi Soken is a sound director and composer at SQUARE ENIX. A multi-talented sound creator, he handles everything from the music, sound effects and dialogue to the overall sound design of games; he has his hand in every sound that emanates from the games that he works on. Masayoshi Soken has received widespread acclaim for his work on the FINAL FANTASY® XIV OnlineOriginal Soundtrack series, a continuing series of “interactive” soundtracks created using high-resolution audio. Seven albums in the series have been released as of July 2017. Representative works include FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online, the Lord of Vermillionseries, the Nanashi no Gameseries, Dawn of Mana, Mario Sports Mix, Mario Hoops 3-on-3,Drakengard 2and Drakengard 3.
About Susan Calloway (Vocal Artist)
Susan Calloway is an award-winning singer, pianist, and songwriter from the U.S. Her powerful voice brings an emotional and heart-felt perspective to FINAL FANTASY’s vocal favorites. In addition to her many live performances with the Distant Worlds concert series and Audio CD’s, she is the featured vocalist who sings both “Answers”, “Dragonsong” and “Revolutions” for FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online. More info at www.susancalloway.com
About Square Enix Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 75 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 63 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
About La Fée Sauvage
Born in France in 2012, La Fée Sauvage is a licensed music concert producer and worldwide promoter. Our main office is in Paris, with branches in the US (The Wild Faery Company), Hong Kong (Sound of Faeries), Singapore (Faeries of the East). We operate international-level concert halls in numerous countries (France, UK, Belgium, Sweden, Denmark, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Korea, US, Mexico, Brazil, etc.) in collaboration with major orchestras, licensors and artists. Our primary focus is orchestra music concerts that revolve around Japanese animation, Hollywood movies and Japanese video games. For more information, please visit our website at www.wildfaery.com.
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