It appears that PLAY! A Video Game Symphony will be hosting yet another guest from Japan as well as another musical exclusive.
Yasunori Mitsuda, main composer on Chrono Trigger
, Chrono Cross
, and a number of other epic Japanese RPGs, will be attending the opening PLAY! concert in Chicago on May 27th. An "exclusive suite" of his music from the two Chrono
games will be featured in every PLAY! concert worldwide.
Mitsuda will join his compatriot Yuzo Koshiro, whose "special suite" of arranged music from the Sonic the Hedgehog
series "will be heard live for the first time at the world-premiere." They will engage in a meet and greet with fans--who fork over the $125 needed for VIP tickets--along with Jeremy Soule (The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind)
, Marty O'Donnell (Halo
), and Jason Hayes (World of Warcraft