Join a cadre of YouTube sensational singers and performers for this special one night only group performance! Specific singers and performers TBA for 2019.
MomoCon is pleased to announce that we’ll be working with youtubers to put on a Live Performance AMV Concert! This will be a showcase of AMVs edited specifically for the event, and will be accompanied with music performed live on MomoCon’s concert stage. We’ll need your help to make this happen, and so we’re putting out a open call for editors to create new and exciting AMVs for it. Anyone selected to have their videos showcased will receive a free 4-day membership to MomoCon 2019!
Details on AMV editor signups coming soon!
MomoCon is happy to bring the first Bytes&Beats hip hop celebration to the con, Friday May 24th, 2019! To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Samurai Champloo, we’re happy to welcome Shing02 as our headliner, performer of the opening song “Battlecry”! Other performers include Edo Bushido (including hip hop stars Substantial and Asheru, performer of the opening and closing song from The Boondocks) and NPC Collective (various, upwardly mobile entertainers for the unified vision of bringing more representation to underrepresented/marginalized nerds).
This event is included with your Friday or 4-day MomoCon membership, we hope to see you there!
We’re back for a sixth year of Disney goodness at MomoCon 2018! Join a host of singers as they compete for fabulous prizes singing their favorite Disney songs!
Saturday (time TBD)
May 25th, 2019
Sidney Marcus Auditorium
MomoCon is happy to host a great EDM event late Saturday night, the MomoCon Rave! DJ specifics and information TBA for 2019.
*Note: No bags of ANY TYPE (aside from medical needs, which will be inspected by APD officers) will be allowed inside the rave, please plan accordingly.*
A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY returns to MomoCon 2019 with a new repetoire! With acclaimed piano soloist Benyamin Nuss and under the direction of conductor Eric Roth, the New World Players present the most intimate experience of music from throughout the FINAL FANTASY series. Don’t miss the music of Nobuo Uematsu and all of the other great FINAL FANTASY composers in this live performance.
A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY presents fresh arrangements of music from throughout the 25+ years of the FINAL FANTASY catalogue for a variety of chamber ensembles. The programs feature string quartets, piano and guitar solos, duos, trios and other mixed groups of instrumentalists to produce an immediate and personal encounter with the extraordinary FINAL FANTASY musical themes, characters and settings.
The new FINAL FANTASY arrangements are written by Arnie Roth and Eric Roth of AWR Music Productions, the critically-hailed team behind the Distant Worlds concerts, with additional arrangements by Shiro Hamaguchi, Uematsu’s longtime collaborator on the FINAL FANTASY video game soundtrack recordings.
This event will be hosted Sunday, May 26th, at 1pm at the Sidney Marcus Auditorium. A MomoCon membership and concert ticket will be needed to attend, both are available now. Seating is available in the front four rows, general downstairs audience, and the balcony.