The Magic of Menken – a Musical Genius, with BSO Voices and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Date: April 22, 2023
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GE

The Magic of Menkena Musical Genius with BSO Voices and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and BSO Voices join forces for a celebration of the musical talents of Alan Menken under the baton of Pete Harrison.

Legendary composer Alan Menken has created some of the most beloved songs and musical scores of our time, with his unique voice as a composer capturing the imagination of audiences for over 35 years. Known for his music on stage and screen, he is noted for his multiple works with the Walt Disney company (The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin), as well as Broadway stage musical Sister Act. With eight Academy Awards, Alan has received more Oscars than any living person, and is the recipient of numerous other awards including Golden Globes, Grammys, Drama Desk Awards and a Tony Award.

Programme includes;

Beauty and the Beast Overture, Prologue and Medley
Pocahontas Medley
Ever Ever After (from Enchanted)
Seize The Day (from Newsies)
The Little Mermaid Orchestral Suite
A Whole New World (from Aladdin)
Hercules Medley
Sister Act Medley
Aladdin Orchestral Suite
I See the Light (from Tangled)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame Medley