The first day of the event that marks the celebrations of the 15th anniversary of Rock in Rio in Portugal (September 6) is in charge of an Orchestra with about 60 musicians, conducted by Maestro Rui Massena, who will perform songs from bands that passed through the stages. of the festival in Lisbon. Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones), Supremacy (Muse), 24K Magic (Bruno Mars), Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen), Live and Let Die (Guns N ‘Roses), Isn’t She Lovely (Stevie Wonder), Wake Me Up ( Avicii) and Homem do Leme (Xutos & Pontapés) are some of the chosen themes.
Symphonic_15 will also feature Agir and Carolina Deslandes.
It’s next weekend – September 6th, 7th, and 8th – that Rock in Rio celebrates its 15th anniversary in Portugal with a majestic show, free admission, in one of the city’s ex-libris, the Torre de Belém. On the first day, Friday, at 9 pm, the unprecedented guitar-shaped stage set in front of the Belém Tower hosts Symphonic_15, a symphonic concert, performed by the Orchestra of 60 musicians and conducted by Maestro Rui Massena. will visit musically the 15 years and 8 editions of Rock in Rio in Portugal.
The concert lineup, which will last about one and a half hours, will include 15 themes chosen by the Maestro, among the various musical hits of the more than 860 artists and bands that have passed through the Bela Vista Park World Stage. Are they:
Muse – Supremacy
Muse – Prelude
Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
Guns N’ Roses – Live and Let Die
Ed Sheeran – Perfect
Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling
Agir – Como Ela é Bela
Xutos e Pontapés – Homem do Leme
Martinho da Vila – Mulheres
Ivete Sangalo – Festa
Rolling Stones – Satisfaction
James – Sit Down
Stevie Wonder – Isn’t She Lovely
Avicii – Wake Me Up
The news will not stop there and the symphonic concert will feature two special guest performances: Carolina Deslandes will perform, together with the orchestra, the theme “Homem do Leme”, a 1985 song by the mythical Portuguese band Xutos e Pontapés that played in all of them. Rock in Rio editions in Portugal; Acting will also take the stage on Friday to interpret her 2008 song “Como Ela é Bela”, which brought the album “Leva-me a Sério” to platinum.