News > Symphonic Queen in Estonia

Added on 06-Apr-2000

It appears that the greatness of Queen knows no geographic bounds with a symphonic tribute to Queen being planned for Estonia.In the Estonian national daily paper there was an advertisement for a ten thousand person capacity outdoor event called "Symphonic Queen".

It will take place on John Deacon´s birthday (19th of August) this year.

The following acts will be featured: rock and opera stars of London, a Swedish group called Electramania, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra and a massive choir. Queen classics are to arranged by Larry Moore, John Coleman, Barry Forgie and Martin Yates (arr. for The Phantom Of The Opera).

The planned venue is Song Festival Grounds in the town of Tartu. Tickets can be booked from 3rd of April and will be on sale on 17th of April (price varies from 100 to 400 Estonian kroons, equals about £ 4 to £ 16). The organizer and ticket retailer Estonian Concerts can be contacted by phone (+372 6147760), fax (+372 6147769) or e-mail:

Source: Queen Fan Club

Submitted by: Richard Orchard

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