Nino Rota: The Godfather of Film Music
ESO Movie Music Special

Nino Rota: The Godfather of Film Music

Conducted by Jack Everly
Tuesday, February 25, 2025 7:30 PM

About The Concert

Film buffs rejoice! Hear the music of the Oscar Award-winning Italian composer Nino Rota, performed by your Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. This prolific artist created the music behind some of the greatest films of all time, including the first two installments of Coppola's The Godfather, Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet, and numerous Fellini films, including 8 ½ and La Dolce Vita. Hear beloved music from these iconic films and more.

This concert will include an intermission.

Featured Artists

Jack Everly, Conductor

85 - 24/25 Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

The Winspear Centre and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra would like to acknowledge that we are on Treaty 6 Territory, a traditional meeting ground, gathering place, and traveling route for many Indigenous Peoples. We honour and recognize the rich artistic, cultural, and musical traditions of the Cree, Nakota Sioux, Metis, Dene, Saulteaux, and the many more Indigenous communities that call this land we share, home.