Ennio Morricone acts in Lisbon on May 6
The world farewell tour of maestro and composer Ennio Morricone will pass through Portugal on May 6, with a concert in Lisbon, with special guest singer Dulce Pontes, was announced today.
“The show, which will be conducted personally by the maestro and composer, is part of the ’60 Years of Music World Tour’, a tour that began in 2016 and has more than 50 concerts in 35 countries, spectators, ” said the organizer of the event in a statement.
According to the document, the Portuguese singer Dulce Pontes will be the special guest of the musician “on the remaining dates of the ‘tour’“.
“The masterful composer will stage the orchestra and a choir of more than 200. Ennio Morricone is responsible for some of the most acclaimed soundtracks in film history, such as The Hateful Eight, Inglourious Bastards’, ‘Once Upon a Time in America’, ‘Malèna’, ‘The Untouchables’, among many others, “he adds.
The farewell tour ends in his home country, Italy, with six concerts in Rome and one last performance at the Summer Festival of the city of Tuscany Lucca.
“It is a blessing to be able to continue to direct my concerts in so many wonderful European cities and I am very pleased with the generosity that my audience continues to demonstrate,” Ennio said. “I am privileged and excited to celebrate 90 years in such good physical shape. Morricone.