As we roll into 2017, and the start of convention season yet again; Anime Central has announced a new musical guest for this year's convention. A New World is coming to ACEN, to peform music from Final Fantasy. The orchestra will be conducted by Eric Roth.
Eric Roth is known for an original and expressive musical personality, recognized internationally as an orchestrator/arranger, conductor, composer, and producer. Eric is a primary orchestrator and arranger for Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY, the internationally acclaimed live orchestra concert production and recording artist, and A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY, the chamber ensemble concert production. His orchestrations and arrangements have been performed by the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Houston Symphony Orchestra, and others.
Some of the music that will be played at ACEN will be musical pieces that were composed by Nobuo Uematsu, Masashi Hamauzu, Naoshi Mizuta, and Hitoshi Sakimoto from throughout the thirty year history of FINAL FANTASY.
Anime Centeral will be taking this year in Rosemout, IL on May 19th-21st.