Category: Awards

Williams Nominated for the IFMCA Awards

“The Adventures of Han” from Solo: A Star Wars Story by John Williams has been nominated as Film Music Composition of the Year by the International Film Music Critics Association. John Powell’s score for Solo, which made extensive use of Williams’…

‘The Last Jedi’ and ‘Solo’ Receive Grammy Nominations

John Williams’ score for Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been nominated in the Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media category for this year’s Grammy Awards, presented to works released between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. Williams also shared a nomination with…

John Williams Honored at 2018 Grammy Salute to Music Legends

The Recording Academy honored its 2018 Special Merit Awards recipients with ‘Grammy Salute To Music Legends’, an awards ceremony and live tribute concert which took place July 14 at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. This year’s honorees included Neil Diamond, Emmylou Harris, Louis Jordan, Queen,…

Williams Conducts ‘Last Jedi’ Piece at Oscar Concert

John Williams was among the performers of the 2018 ‘Oscar Concert’, which took place February 28 as part of the Oscar week celebrations for its 90th anniversary at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The concert featured never-before-heard arrangements of this…

Williams Wins 24th Grammy Award

John Williams has won the Grammy Award for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella for “Escapades For Alto Saxophone And Orchestra From Catch Me If You Can”, released last year on The Spielberg/Williams Collaboration Part III. This is Williams’ 24th…