Hans Zimmer Brings 'Lion King,' 'Pirates,' and Surprises to the Shrine Auditorium
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Jon Burlingame
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Film-music concerts are big business now. John Williams, long a staple on the concert circuit, has been joined by Danny Elfman and others while live-to-picture concerts are now all the rage among symphony orchestras in the U.S. and Europe.
So leave it to Hans Zimmer to try something different. The German-born, London-raised, and now L.A.-based composer has always gone his own way and has become a major influence on how 21st-century films are scored a ...