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  1. See E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial as You've Never Seen It BeforeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    ... Park all have two things in common: All three are Spielberg films, and all three have film scores composed by John Williams . Grand Rapids Pops presents E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial with a full-length screening of the entire movie, coupled with a live ...


  2. George Lucas Not Involved with Indiana Jones 5Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... a hard one to answer." Franchise veterans Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall will produce Indiana Jones 5 . John Williams is expected to once again provide the music. Harrison Ford will once again don the fedora for the film with Steven Spielberg ...


  3. Town & Country Symphony Orchestra's Space: The Final Frontier Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | River Front Times

    ... Trek Through the Years Chopin: Piano Concerto #1 (featured soloist - Chiann-Yi Yawitz) Music from Apollo 13 John Williams: Star Wars (from the actual movie score) Holst: The Planets - Mars - Bringer of War; Venus - Bringer of Peace; Jupiter - ...


  4. USC SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | Free Times

    "Back by popular demand, the [University of South Carolina] Symphony Orchestra performs music from award winning film scores by legendary American composer John Williams," read the USC Symphony Orchestra website, with a bold tag of "Blockbusters" affixed to the page. "The music of John Williams is more widely known than that of any other film composer," trumpeted the printed program handed out at Tuesday's concert, which presented works by the famed film composer.


  5. Boozman the BarbarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 17 | Arkansas Times

    ... his Military Supremacy Ouellette? ****** Today's Soundtrack Roaring out my words today with the assistance of John Williams's soundtrack for Jurassic Park. ***** Now on YouTube: Jori Costello - The Studio Sessions A collection of music from the ...


  6. Aled Jones performs 'Walking in the Air' at 18,000ftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 |

    ... new setting of It Came Upon a Midnight Clear composed by Howard Goodall, and a collaboration with guitarist John Williams on Silent Night. Once again dueting with his younger self, One Voice at Christmas reminds us why Aled is one of our most loved ...


  7. Film music from Harry Potter to Star Wars at Leeds Town Hall this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | Wharfedale Observer

    JOIN the Orchestra of Opera North for an afternoon celebrating some of the most famous film music written by John Williams at Leeds Town Hall on Sunday,October 16 at 3pm. The concert will include lots of recognisable themes from classic blockbusters such as Hedwig's Theme and Harry's Wonderous World from Harry Potter, the iconic shark theme from Jaws, the Imperial March and Jedi Steps and Finale from Star Wars and the melodic flying theme from ET.


  8. Chamber music through the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | Pique News Magazine

    ... to 20th centuries by Telemann, Mozart, Erno Dohnanyi, Joaquin Turina and Astor Piazzolla. British composer John Williams' Theme From Schindler's List and Scott Joplin's Heliotrope Bouquet will also be performed. "The organizers of the Whistler show ...


  9. Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Fall Musicale At Princeton Abbey Featuring Derek Gripper, 11/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 12 |

    ... heritage, interpreting kora (21 string harp) compositions on solo guitar, a feat which classical guitar legend John Williams said he thought was "absolutely impossible until I heard Derek Gripper do it." When kora maestro Toumani Diabat heard these ...


  10. 'Jaws' Is Getting the Live Film Concert Treatment Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 | /film

    Just when you thought it was safe to go back into symphony halls, Jaws is getting the Film Concerts Live! treatment. The iconic 1975 blockbuster from a young Steven Spielberg has become the latest film to get its own touring concert event where the music of composer John Williams will be played by a live orchestra along with a screening of the entire movie.


  11. Guitarist Derek Gripper to Perform One Night on Earth at Pso's Musicale FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 |

    ... heritage, interpreting kora (21 string harp) compositions on solo guitar, a feat which classical guitar legend John Williams said he thought was "absolutely impossible until I heard Derek Gripper do it." When kora maestro Toumani Diabat heard these ...


  12. 'Jaws In Concert' Set To Debut With Boston Pops Orchestra: ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 | Billboard

    Jaws is coming ashore. The 1975 thriller from Steven Spielberg that has terrorized beachgoers for the last four decades in part because of John Williams ' heart-pounding theme, becomes the duo's fourth blockbuster to arrive in symphony halls as a live-to-picture experience.


  13. Stannington plants the Yorkshire flagRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 6 | Sheffield Star

    ... to take on an entertaining arrangement of George Michael's 'Faith' and the programme was rounded off with a John Williams movie theme favourite, 'Jurassic Park.' Musical director Derek Renshaw said: "Once again the band performed to the high ...


  14. Musicology Lecture Series discusses patronage, religion influencing artRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 5 | Miami Hurricane

    ... 1,900 B.C. on a cuneiform tablet, the role of the medieval church in the arts and the recent compositions of John Williams. By the end of the presentation, Cooper revealed why patrons are so important to not only the careers of each artist and ...


  15. Film of the week: Swiss Army ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 30 | Sight and Sound

    ... lust for life; that the reference points for this sentimental education are porno magazines and Jurassic Park (John Williams's score is hummed reverently) only reinforces Swiss Army Man as a movie that emanates from deep inside a millennial male ...


  16. Indiana Jones Animated Fan Film Nails the CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 29 |

    ... again directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by franchise veterans Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall. John Williams is expected to once again provide the music, while screenwriter David Koepp ( Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull ...


  17. Dunn Center celebrates two decades of entetainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... "My Fair Lady" and "Fiddler on the Roof." Then for young guests - and those young at heart - there will be John Williams' suite from the Harry Potter movies. The four parts are "Hedwig's Theme," "Nimbus 2000," "The Goblet of Fire" and "Harry's ...


  18. Will this be the best-ever Picnic in the Park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | Connect Savannah

    ... from his unbelievable Jurassic Park score," says Shannon. "I know a lot of people are like, 'Oh no, not more John Williams.' But that really is such a beautiful piece of music." Other staples will include Copeland's "Fanfare for The Common Man." The ...


  19. Star'-filled nights: Special ASO concerts to feature music of John WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    The Altoona Symphony Orchestra is bringing back its former conductor to lead a special pops concert weekend series that also will feature a former area resident who has gone on to a successful piano career in New York. Nicholas Palmer, who was music director and conductor for ASO from 1997 to 2007, will guest conduct "A John Williams Extravaganza," featuring music from "Star Wars" and other popular movies.


  20. City of Culture 2017 full events and what's on guide for... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | This Is Scunthorpe

    ... than A 5m, which has been kept under wraps until 2017. February opens with a special concert of the Music of John Williams, the American composer behind some of the most famous movie scores in history, including Star Wars and Indiana Jones. The ...