Category: Concert Works

New Recording of Williams’ Violin Concerto Released Digitally

Naxos has released a new recording of John Williams’ Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, featuring Detroit Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Emmanuelle Boisvert on violin. The Violin Concerto is the second of three exclusive recordings of Williams concert works on the Naxos label…

Chicago, November 29, 2003 (Horn Concerto Premiere)

Chicago Symphony Center, Chicago, IL Saturday, November 29, 2003 The Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by JOHN WILLIAMS Dale Clevenger, Horn Concert Review by ‘Next Spielberg’ John Williams’ Saturday concert offered viewers the world-premiere ofConcerto for Horn and Orchestra as well as a…

Williams Writes Piano Duet

John Williams has written a piano duet that he and Leonard Slatkin will play to accompany some silent film footage during the “Soundtracks: Music and Film” festival, starting Thursday at the Kennedy Center. “In the early days, someone would sit…