From the Toy Story trilogy to The Incredibles and Up, Pixar has forever changed filmmaking while giving us some of the most beloved characters in cinematic history. Now, Pixar is coming to you like you've never heard or seen it before: in concert with a live symphony orchestra. This visually stunning, high-definition, multi-media family show features video montages of memorable clips from every one of Pixar’s 14 films — including Cars, WALL•E, Ratatouille, A Bug’s Life, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc. and Brave — all accompanied live by the Seattle Symphony. These great Pixar film scores by Randy Newman, Patrick Doyle, Thomas Newman and Michael Giacchino have won 10 Grammys and 3 Academy Awards, and have received 10 Oscar nominations.
Susie Benchasil Seiter is a prolific conductor and orchestrator of film, television, video games and concerts. She hails from Baltimore where her early interests in choir and piano gave roots to her now thriving career in the music industry. Susie calls Los Angeles her home where she lives with her husband, composer Chad Seiter.
The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.