Part of TU1 Classical Tuesdays 1
About This Performance
Recognized as one of the greatest works of science fiction cinema, Stanley Kubrick’s 2001 is acclaimed for its technological realism, creative audacity and inspired use of music. Behold the film’s visual grandeur on the Bowl’s big screen while the soundtrack is performed live, including Strauss’ Also sprach Zarathustra, music by György Ligeti, and the “Blue Danube” Waltz.
In association with Warner Bros., Southbank Centre London and the British Film Institute.
Listen to excerpts of the Los Angeles Philharmonic performing pieces featured in the movie:
Richard Strauss — Opening Theme From Also sprach Zarathustra (30-second excerpt)
György Ligeti — Atmosphères (30-second excerpt)
Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.