Bruce Dickinson, the lead vocalist of IRON MAIDEN, is participating in a dozen performances of Jon Lord‘s “Concerto For Group And Orchestra” throughout March and April. These concerts feature a symphony orchestra of over 80 musicians, led by Paul Mann, a close friend of Jon, and specifically put together for this event. The ensemble includes members from OSESP (Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo) and some of the nation’s top symphony groups.
Fan-filmed video of an orchestra and Dickinson performing DEEP PURPLE classic “Smoke On The Water” during March 22 concert at Sports Hall Mirza Delibasic in Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina can be seen below.
Remaining dates are as follows:
April 02 – Hala University Palacheho, Olomouc, Czech Republic
April 15 – Vibra, Sao Paulo, Brazil
April 19 – Teatro Positiva, Curitiba, Brazil
April 21 – Vivo Rio, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
April 25 – Auditorio Araujo Vianna, Porto Alegre, Brazil