The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, as part of their celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, will be releasing a new studio album featuring the original concert work “Voyage”, which Michael wrote and premiered last year at the Kennedy Center. Called “Voyage”, the album will be released on July 5 and feature other space-themed compositions, including music from TV shows as well as music from Michael’s Star Trek (2009) and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
This past June, Michael debuted his commissioned piece Voyage, at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. with the National Symphony Orchestra. Get a behind the scenes look at the creation of the piece, including snippets of Michael’s home movies, family photos and the inspiration of space travel.
Michael’s new concert piece, “Voyage”, was performed last month at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops. The piece was commissioned by the National Symphony Orchestra and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra in honor of the 60th Anniversary of the founding of NASA. Now you can watch the performance here: