Filming over two days in September at the foot of the Bavarian Alps in Germany, Hymn will be staged in the famous Ludwigs Festspielhaus in a magical setting of mountains, lakes, castles and cuckoo clock houses. This area is famous for its Neuschwanstein Castle, built in the mid-19th century by Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and in honor of Richard Wagner. This is the castle that Walt Disney used as the inspiration for his theme parks and resorts. The performance itself will be a hybrid of a musical... [see more] film, an opera and a large scale concert production. Sarah will be accompanied by her band, a 40-piece orchestra, a 50-voice choir and dancers. The show will be filmed in state of the art 4K video, with 24 camera positions, and will be recorded with Dolby Atmos sound. The concert will feature several guest artists and musicians, including Japanese superstar Yoshiki.