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Black Jacket Symphony: Queen's "A Night at the Opera"

March 22, 2019   |   8 pm
Paramount Bristol
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After 8 different classic rock albums recreated in concert at the Paramount, this is our first Black Jacket Symphony encore – but for good reason. Black Jacket’s “A Night at the Opera” concert features a phenomenal talent on the Freddie Mercury vocals, Mark Martel. Martel is receiving widespread acclaim due to the November 2018 release of the major motion picture BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY, about Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury. Martel recorded the song voice overs for actor Ramey Malek, who plays the Mercury character. Absolutely no voice in the world comes as close to Mercury’s iconic sound than that of Mark Martel, who recorded the soundtrack at Abbey Road Studios in London.

The performance is separated into two sets. The first set features the album being recreated as a true symphonic piece. The second set features a selection of the artist’s “greatest hits.” Both feature the high level of musicianship you have come to expect from Black Jacket Symphony productions accompanied by all the bells and whistles of a major rock and roll show.