Category: Interviews

Williams Interview on BBC Music Magazine

John Williams is featured in the Christmas 2020 issue of BBC Music Magazine, with a new interview in which the Maestro reflects on his illustrious career in Hollywood, his concert works and the thrills of conducting the Vienna Philharmonic. Find…

New Williams Interview in ‘The Times’ (Excerpts)

Interview: John Williams at 89, the man behind the best (and most hummable) film scores The composer tells Richard Morrison about his decades-long career — including the time he helped out a struggling LSO with ‘some sci‑fi film’ He left…

‘The New Yorker’ Interviews John Williams

Williams is a courtly, soft-voiced, inveterately self-effacing man of eighty-eight. He is well aware of the extraordinary worldwide impact of his Star Wars music—not to mention his scores for Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.T., the Indiana Jones…

Conrad Pope Interviews John Williams (AUDIO)

John Williams discusses the work of composer/arranger/orchestrator Conrad Salinger in a recent audio interview conducted by composer and orchestrator Conrad Pope. Listen to the interview at the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers website. Discuss this topic in our…

John Williams Interview on KUSC Radio

On January 31st, John Williams was interviewed by Jim Svejda as part of a series of conversations with the five Academy Award Nominees for Best Original Score, which aired this week on KUSC at the Movies. The 23-minute interview, in…