– The Twelve Dreams of the Sun 1999 / 2000
A concert held by musician Jean Michel Jarre on the Pyramids of Giza, Egypt starting on December 31, 1999 and carrying overnight to January 1, 2000. It was attended by 120,000 people. The concert consisted of two parts, the Main Concert and a Sunrise Concert. The concert originated when Jean-Michel Jarre was contacted by the Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak with a special project to celebrate the dawn of the new Millennium at the foot of the only remaining monument of the original 7 Wonders of the World – the Great Pyramids.
Jarre’s team had developed giant projections to be displayed on the faces of the Great Pyramids.
Parts of the concert were broadcast live on TV stations around the world.
Concept – Jean Michel Jarre
Show Direction – Christian Bourret
Production Design – Stufish – Mark Fisher
Lighting and Stage Design – Gary Westcott
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