Bear McCreary in concert and more..!
Battlestar Galactica and Caprica composer Bear McCreary
will have a busy summer, with the release of two soundtrack
recordings and concert performances. On June 13 the music
from Battlestar Galactica will kick-off the 2009 Grand
Performances Series at California Plaza.
Three days later, on June 16, La-La Land Records will
release the soundtrack for Caprica.
Bear McCreary will again conduct the music from Battlestar
Galactica for three nights at the House of Blues in
San Diego from July 23-25th – during Comic Con!
The concerts will celebrate the July 21 release of a
special 2-CD set, Battlestar Galactica: Season 4.
Battlestar Galactica began as an original SCI FI Channel
mini-series in 2003. Billions of human lives were
consumed by nuclear fires as the Cylons, intelligent
robots created by man, rebelled against their makers.
A small, rag-tag fleet of survivors escaped and fled into
the outer reaches of the universe in search of the
mythical, lost "13th colony" — Earth.
The SCI FI series celebrated its finale in March of 2009,
having received boundless critical acclaim and awards,
including the prestigious Peabody Award as well as
special recognition from the United Nations.
A few weeks later, the prequel Caprica, set 50 years
before the events of Battlestar Galactica, was released
on DVD by Universal Home Entertainment. Caprica will
begin airing in early 2010 on the SCI FI Channel.
The series chronicles an astonishing scientific
breakthrough taking shape on the planet Caprica.
The rapidly evolving spheres of human and mechanical
engineering have collided, along with the fates of two
The Caprica original soundtrack will be available in stores
Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 will be available on July 21st.
The Music of Battlestar Galactica Performances:
Grand Performances 2009 Summer Series at California Plaza
June 13, 2009 at 7PM, Downtown Los Angeles
The House of Blues San Diego (1055 Fifth Avenue)
July 23, 24 and 25
Ticket information visit www.bearmccreary.com/blog