Category: Upcoming Performances

Williams to Conduct the Eugene Symphony This September

Celebrity Hollywood film composer John Williams will come to Eugene in September to conduct the Eugene Symphony in a performance of music from his scores to such blockbuster films as Star Wars, Schindler’s List and the Harry Potter series, the…

John Williams 80th Birthday Tour in Spain

The Film Symphony Orchestra conducted by Constantino Martínez-Orts will tour Spain next month in commemoration of Williams’ 80th birthday. The program will include music from Star Wars, Harry Potter, Memoirs of a Geisha, Superman, Far and Away, Jaws, Indiana Jones, E.T., Jurassic…

Hollywood Bowl Dates Announced

John Williams’ annual visit to the Hollywood Bowl will take place this  year on Friday, August 31 and Saturday, September 1. Violinist Gil Shaham will join him and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra in a program featuring “some of Williams’ biggest…

Williams Concerts in Boston: June 1 & 2, 2012

“Join Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams as he celebrates decades of unforgettable music-making. His contributions to orchestral cinematic music are unsurpassed, and these concerts will showcase many of his favorite blockbuster film scores over the years including Star Wars, Harry…

Williams Concert Works to be Performed Live this Month

The Naples Concert Band will perform John Williams’ “America, the Dream Goes On” as part of their November 13 concert to take place in Naples, Florida. Two weeks later (November 26), Williams’ “Olympic Fanfare and Theme” will be performed by…

Oboe Concerto to be Performed this Month

On October 28, the Longy Conservatory Orchestra conducted by Julian Pellicano will perform John Williams’ Concerto for Oboe and Orchestra, featuring oboist Keisuke Wakao. The concert will take place at the First Church of Cambridge (Massachusetts). More details at the conductor’s website (pdf…

Detroit Symphony to Perform Cello Concerto

On May 17, 18 & 19, 2012, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra conducted by Leonard Slatkin will perform John Williams’ Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (full details at the orchestra’s website). A complete list of concerts where Williams’ film music is performed can…