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Legendary Film Composer Hans Zimmer Amazes Coachella With Full Orchestra [Videos]

Legendary film composer Hans Zimmer played his second U.S. date last night at Coachella. The performance showcased 34 greatest hits from his 40 year remarkable career, including the scores for The Lion KingGladiatorPirates of the Caribbean, The Dark Knight TrilogyInceptionInterstellar, and more. The full orchestra that accompanied him made for an exceptional live experience for all those in attendance, and beyond, watching through the free stream. Zimmer even invited rapper Pharrell out for an unexpected “Freedom” performance.

Watch pro-shot video of the set-closing “Inception” medley below:

Hans Zimmer will take this show to The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA on April 19, then to the Park Theater in Las Vegas, NV on April 21, before heading across seas for a full European tour.

Setlist: Hans Zimmer | Coachella | 4/16/17

‘Driving / Discombobulate / Zoosters Breakout’ (Driving Miss Daisy, Sherlock Holmes and Madagascar)
‘Roll Tide’ (Crimson Tide)
‘160 BPM’ (Angels & Demons)

‘The Wheat’ (Gladiator)
‘The Battle’ (Gladiator)
‘Elysium’ (Gladiator)
‘Now We Are Free’ (Gladiator)

‘Chevaliers de Sangreal’ (The Da Vinci Code)

‘Circle of life’ (prelude) (The Lion King)
‘This Land’ (The Lion King)
‘Circle of Life’ (ending) (The Lion King)

‘Jack Sparrow’ (Pirates of the Caribbean)
‘One Day’ (Pirates of the Caribbean)
‘Up Is Down’ (Pirates of the Caribbean)
‘He’s a Pirate’ (Pirates of the Caribbean)

‘You’re So Cool’ (True Romance)
‘Main Theme’ (Rain Man)
‘What Are You Going to Do When You Are Not Saving the World?’ (Man of Steel)
‘Is She With You?’ (Wonder Woman Theme) (Batman vs Superman: Dawn Of Justice)
‘Journey to the Line’ (The Thin Red Line)
‘The Electro Suite’ (The Amazing Spider-Man 2)

‘Why So Serious?’ (The Dark Knight Trilogy)
‘Like a Dog Chasing Cars / Why Do We Fall? / Introduce a Little Anarchy’ (The Dark Knight Trilogy)
‘Bane Theme’ (The Dark Knight Trilogy)

‘Aurora’ (Aurora)

‘Day One’ (Interstellar)
‘Where We’re Going’ (Interstellar)
‘No Time For Caution’ (Interstellar)
‘Stay’ (Interstellar)

‘Dream Is Collapsing’ (Inception)
‘Mombasa’ (Inception)
‘Time’ (Inception)