Stanford Live and Goldenvoice presents “Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim Burton” at Frost Amphitheater on Friday, September 16th, 2022


Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim Burton

Danny Elfman with with Symphony San Jose, violin soloist Sandy Cameron, conducted by John Mauceri 

“For all the costumed spectacle and fun, this event was a substantive, rich and revealing concert. Mr. Elfman’s music and Mr. Burton’s cinematic images are intricately enmeshed.”—The New York Times


Tickets go on sale to the general public on May 20 at 10:00 AM.

Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton explores the collaborative relationship between music and storytelling and the process and importance that this has in filmmaking. Composer Danny Elfman and visionary Hollywood filmmaker Tim Burton have created a unique concert experience, blending music and visuals to celebrate the 25-year partnership of two of Hollywood’s top creators. This live concert features Danny Elfman’s famous Tim Burton film scores brought to life on stage by orchestra and enhanced by visuals on the big screen of original sketches, drawings, and storyboards.

Featuring music from BeetlejuiceBatmanEdward ScissorhandsThe Nightmare Before ChristmasAlice in WonderlandFrankenwienieCharlie and the Chocolate FactoryPee-Wee’s Big Adventure, and more.

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