Category: Upcoming Performances

Williams’ Boston Concerts Announced

John Williams will share the podium with Keith Lockhart for this year’s ‘Film Night’ concerts at the Boston Symphony Hall. The two conductors will lead the Boston Pops on Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13 in a program that…

John Williams at the Hollywood Bowl, September 2-4, 2016

Hollywood Bowl, September 2, 3 & 4, 2016 Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by JOHN WILLIAMS and David Newman Following the record-breaking success of  Star Wars: The Force Awakens, incomparable composer John Williams returns to the Hollywood Bowl to conduct…

‘Jurassic Park’ Score to be Performed Live to Picture

Jurassic Park is the latest blockbuster to get the orchestral-concert treatment in what has become a growing form of entertainment: watching a movie while listening to a live performance of its score. The 1993 Steven Spielberg film joins other offerings by…

Williams Cancels Tanglewood Appearances

This year’s Film Night with John Williams won’t include the revered composer and conductor whose annual Tanglewood appearance attracts one of the summer’s largest, most enthusiastic audiences. Williams has canceled his appearance at the Aug. 22 event, as well as…

Williams’ New Concert Work Has a Title

“Just Down West Street…on the left” is the name of Williams’ new concert work, commissioned for the 75th Anniversary of the Tanglewood Music Center. The piece will be premiered by conductor Stefan Asbury on July 5, and reprised on August…

Williams Cancels Boston Appearances

Th BSO has announced that John Williams has cancelled his May 22 and 23 appearances with the Boston Pops due to a back ailment that requires him to rest and limit travel over the next few weeks. Richard Kaufman will conduct…

Williams Cancels Appearances with San Diego Symphony

PRESS RELEASE: John Williams Withdraws as San Diego Symphony Guest Conductor for January 30, 31 Concerts; Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart Will Lead the Orchestra in His Place It is with deep regret that we announce John Williams must withdraw…

John Williams’ Boston Concerts in 2015

‘Film Night’ with John Williams will return to Boston next year for two performances, May 22 & 23. Williams will lead the Boston Pops Orchestra in a selection of his own compositions as well as other popular film music themes.…