Report: John Williams Receives Ken Burns Lifetime Achievement Award


The maestro humbly accepted the honor, thanking the crowd for “the privilege of this night” and looking embarrassed by the standing ovation he received Thursday night at Old Sturbridge Village. “Next year, Disney is threatening to make a new ‘Star Wars,’ ” Williams shrugged. “I will try to keep up with the young directors the best I can.” – Full article at Worcester Telegram & Gazette

More photos of the event at the Old Sturbridge Village Facebook page: Picture 1Picture 2