From the team that brought you Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY, the FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE: Orchestra World Tour, NieR:Orchestra Concert and more, AWR Music Productions is proud to present a *SPECIAL NEW PROGRAM* of music to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of FINAL FANTASY performed by A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY live in concert. Under the direction of Eric Roth, the New World Players chamber ensemble performs exclusive arrangements from throughout the FINAL FANTASY series in the thrillingly personal style of this outstanding musical production.

And as a very special treat for fans at Anime NYC, FINAL FANTASY XV and Kingdom Hearts composer Yoko Shimomura will make a rare in-person appearance at the concert.

A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY has performed spectacular concerts for spellbound audiences on four continents since its 2014 debut. Beloved musical selections from composers Nobuo Uematsu, Masashi Hamauzu, Naoshi Mizuta, Hitoshi Sakimoto, Yoko Shimomura, and Masayoshi Soken are performed in a transparent and engaging format, achieving an astounding variety of musical textures and moods. The A New World experience is fresh every time, drawing audiences deeper into the musical worlds of FINAL FANTASY.

[Photo Credit: Christina Ramirez, 2022]


  • A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY **SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION** takes place on Friday, November 18 at Anime NYC
  • The concert begins at 3 PM in our Special Events Hall
  • Concert includes a special appearance by Yoko Shimomura
  • A concert ticket and a Friday or 3-Day Badge to Anime NYC is required to attend
  • General Admission concert tickets are $15
  • General Admission Plus concert tickets are $30 and include a pre-signed poster from conductor Eric Roth
  • SOLD OUT! VIP concert tickets are $35 and include premium seating in front of the stage, a collectible poster, and autograph session with conductor Eric Roth and Yoko Shimomoura

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