Latest Releases

FILM SCORES

ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK RECORDINGS

REISSUES AND EXPANSIONS

2013

  • The Missouri Breaks (Complete Score + Original Album)
  • Rosewood – 1997 Film Score (Complete Score + Original Album)
  • Heidi – 1968 TV Movie Score (Expanded Edition + Original Album)
  • Jurassic Park – 1993 Film Score (Original Album Reissue with Bonus Tracks)
  • The Fury – 1978 Film Score (Complete Score)

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

  • How to Steal A Million / Bachelor Flat – 1966 & 1962 Film Scores (First time on CD)
  • Indiana Jones: The Complete Soundtracks Collection (2008) – Box set containing expanded editions of Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), plus the original soundtrack release of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull(2008), and an audio interview CD with John Williams
  • Cinderella Liberty – 1973 Film Score (First time on CD)
  • The Accidental Tourist  – 1988 Film Score (Original Album Reissue)
  • Superman: The Music (1978-1980) – 8-CD box set containing the complete original scores from Superman (1978) by John Williams, Superman II (1980) and Superman III (1983) by Ken Thorne, Superman IV – The Quest for Peace (1987) by Alexander Courage, and Superman – The Animated Series (1988) by Ron Jones.

2007

  • Images – 1972 Film Score (Original Album – First time on CD)
  • The Music of Star Wars – 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition – 8-CD box set containing the previously available expanded editions of Star WarsThe Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi (released in 1997 and 2004), plus a bonus compilation CD and a CD-ROM.
  • Monsignor - 1982 Film Score (Original Album – First time on CD)
  • Amazing Stories: Anthology Three - 2-CD third volume of original soundtracks from the Amazing Stories TV series. Includes John Williams’ score for the Spielberg episode The Mission, alternate Main Title and Amblin Logo (Premiere Release)

2006

  • Diamond Head – 1963 Film Score (Original Album – First time o­n CD)
  • Amazing Stories: Anthology Two  – 2-CD second volume of original soundtracks from the Amazing Stories TV series. Includes John Williams’ alternate Main Title, End Title,”bumper” and a Christmas version of the Amblin logo (Premiere Release)
  • Amazing Stories: Anthology o­ne  – 2-CD first volume of original soundtracks from the Amazing Stories TV series. Includes John Williams’ score for the Spielberg episode Ghost Train (Premiere Release)
  • Checkmate – 1961 Film Score (First time o­n CD)
  • The Witches of Eastwick – 1987 Film Score (Original Album Reissue)
  • Goodbye, Mr. Chips! – 1969 Film Score Adaptation (First time o­n CD)

2005

2004

2002

CONCERT WORKS

Oboe Concerto (2013)

  • 2011 Concert Work (digital edition)

A Tribute to John Williams: A 80th Birthday Celebration (2012)

  • Includes premiere recording of ‘Happy Birthday Variations’ (1995)

On Willows and Birches (Concerto for Harp and Orchestra) (2011)

  • 2009 concert work (digital edition)

Williams: Violin Concerto (2011)

  • Digital-only release of Williams’ Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1976)

Sound the Bells! – American Prèmieres for Brass (2011)

  • Includes premieres recordings of Williams’ ‘Sound the bells!’ (Original Version for Brass and Percussion), ‘Fanfare for a Festive Occasion’ and ‘Fanfare for Prince Philip’

John Williams: Horn Concerto (2010)

  • Digital-only release of John Williams’ Concerto for Horn and Orchestra (2003)

Music of America: John Williams (2010)

  • Includes Air and Simple Gifts (2009), American Journey, Song for World Peace, Summon the Heroes, Hymn to New England, Sound the Bells!, Elegy for Cello and Orchestra, The Mission Theme, The Olympic Spirit, and a selection of concert suites from Williams’ film works, including the Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra

Duos for Violin and Viola (2008)

  • Includes Duo Concertante for Violin and Viola (2007)

20th Century Tuba Concertos (2008)

  • Includes new recording of John Williams’ Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra (1985)

Sinfonietta for Wind Ensemble (2006)

  • 1968 Concert Work. CD reissue of original Deutsche Gramophone album (Japan o­nly)

Family Album (2006)

  • Includes Prelude and Fugue (1965) performed by the United States Marine Band

Concerto for Brass Trombone (2005)

  • Reworking of Williams’ Tuba Concerto (1985)

New Music from Bowling Green, Volume III (2004)

  • Includes new recording of John Williams’ Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra (1985)

Essay for Strings, Trumpet Concerto (2002)

  • 1965 & 1996 Concert Works

20th Century Concerti (2002)

  • Includes Tuba Concerto (1985)

Yo-Yo Ma Plays the Music of John Williams (2002)

  • Includes Cello Concerto (1994), Ellegy for Cello and Orchestra, Three Pieces for Solo Cello, and Heartwood (2001)

American Journey (2002)

  • Includes The Unfinished Journey (1999), Call of the Champions (2002) and previously unreleased themes & fanfares

COMPILATIONS

LATEST RELEASES: FILM SCORES – CONCERT WORKS – COMPILATIONS

Oboe Concerto (2013)

  • 2011 Concert Work (digital edition)

A Tribute to John Williams: A 80th Birthday Celebration (2012)

  • Includes premiere recording of ‘Happy Birthday Variations’ (1995)

On Willows and Birches (Concerto for Harp and Orchestra) (2011)

  • 2009 concert work (digital edition)

Williams: Violin Concerto (2011)

  • Digital-only release of Williams’ Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1976)

Sound the Bells! – American Prèmieres for Brass (2011)

  • Includes premieres recordings of Williams’ ‘Sound the bells!’ (Original Version for Brass and Percussion), ‘Fanfare for a Festive Occasion’ and ‘Fanfare for Prince Philip’

John Williams: Horn Concerto (2010)

  • Digital-only release of John Williams’ Concerto for Horn and Orchestra (2003)

Music of America: John Williams (2010)

  • Includes Air and Simple Gifts (2009), American Journey, Song for World Peace, Summon the Heroes, Hymn to New England, Sound the Bells!, Elegy for Cello and Orchestra, The Mission Theme, The Olympic Spirit, and a selection of concert suites from Williams’ film works, including the Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra

Duos for Violin and Viola (2008)

  • Includes Duo Concertante for Violin and Viola (2007)

20th Century Tuba Concertos (2008)

  • Includes new recording of John Williams’ Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra (1985)

Sinfonietta for Wind Ensemble (2006)

  • 1968 Concert Work. CD reissue of original Deutsche Gramophone album (Japan o­nly)

Family Album (2006)

  • Includes Prelude and Fugue (1965) performed by the United States Marine Band

Concerto for Brass Trombone (2005)

  • Reworking of Williams’ Tuba Concerto (1985)

New Music from Bowling Green, Volume III (2004)

  • Includes new recording of John Williams’ Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra (1985)

Essay for Strings, Trumpet Concerto (2002)

  • 1965 & 1996 Concert Works

20th Century Concerti (2002)

  • Includes Tuba Concerto (1985)

Yo-Yo Ma Plays the Music of John Williams (2002)

  • Includes Cello Concerto (1994), Ellegy for Cello and Orchestra, Three Pieces for Solo Cello, and Heartwood (2001)

American Journey (2002)

  • Includes The Unfinished Journey (1999), Call of the Champions (2002) and previously unreleased themes & fanfares

COMPILATIONS

A Tribute to John Williams – An 80th Birthday Celebration (2012)

  • Compilation including ‘Happy Birthday Variations’ (World Premiere Release)

The Music of John Williams: The Definitive Collection  (2012)

  • 6-CD Compilation by the City of Prague Philharmonic, including new recordings of the Olympic Fanfare and Theme, ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ and ”The Reunion” from War Horse

John Williams & The Boston Pops Orchestra: A Celebration  (2012)

  • Boston Pops Compilation (Re-release)

John Williams Greatest Hits (2012)

  • Compilation performed by the Philharmonisches Orchestra de Staatstheatre Cottbus conducted by Evan Christ

TV Omnibus: Volume One (1962-1976) (2010)

  • Compilation including Williams’ score for the episode ‘The Bronze Locust’ from the TV series The Eleven Hour (1963)

The Music of America: John Williams (2010)

  • 3-CD compilation by Sony Classical featuring Air and Simple Gifts and Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra, as well as previously released recordings from John Williams’ concert works and film scores.

The Hollywood Flute (2010)

  • Film music compilation featuring John Williams’ suite from Hook as well as selections from Barry, Elfman, Goldsmith and Rosenthal. Performed by Louise DiTullio with the Sinfonia Toronto Orchestra conducted by Ronald Royes

American Spectrum (2009)

  • MP3 release featuring John Williams’ Suite ‘Escapades for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra’ from Catch Me If You Can (‘Closing In’, ‘Reflections’, and ‘Joy Ride’). Performed by Branford Marsalis and the North Carolina Symphony Orchestra conducted by Grant Llewellyn

The Indiana Jones Trilogy (2008)

  • Rerelease of the 2003 edition, featuring selections from the three Indiana Jones scores, performed by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Stacatto / Paris Swings (2008)

  • Elmer Bernstein’s 1959 recording of his music for the Stacatto TV series, featuring the young Johnny Williams on piano. The recording is coupled with music from the Original Cast Recording of Paris Swings.

American Tapestry (2008)

  • A collection of American works for wind band spanning 100 years, which includes a John Williams arrangement of The Star-Spangled Banner, originally done for the 2004 Rose Parade – Buy individual tracks

Movie Legends – The Music of John Williams (2007)

  • Compilation of rerecordings from Indiana JonesE.T.Harry PotterSupermanClose EncountersHookJurassic Park, and more, performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

The Essential Harry Potter Film Music Collection (2007)

  • 2CD set featuring concert arrangements and suites from all five Harry Potter scores

Star Wars: Music from the Six Films (2006)

  • Updated Star Wars music compilation by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

John T. Williams – Jazz Beginnings (2006)

  • 2CD set featuring recordings of John Williams’ musical beginnings as an arranger, conductor and pianist.

John Williams – The Denver Brass (2006)

  • Williams compilation featuring the previously unreleased ‘Winter Games Fanfare’

Film Music by John Williams (2006)

  • John Williams compilation by the City of Prague Philharmonic, including new recordings of themes from Revenge of the Sith, War of the Worlds, Memoirs of a Geisha and Munich

Philharmonic II (2006)

  • Film music compilation from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra featuring the ‘End Titles Suite’ from Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and the War of the Worlds Suite

The Best of John Williams and the Boston Pops (2006)

  • Selected works of John Williams conducting the Boston Pops Orchestra

Music from the Harry Potter Films (2006)

  • Harry Potter music compilation by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Great Film Fantasies (2006)

  • New recordings by Erich Kunzel & the Cincinnati Pops from Star Wars, Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings

Star Wars Trilogy: Episode 4-6 (2004)

  • Star Wars music compilation (re-recording)

Music from the Star Wars Saga (2004)

  • Star Wars music compilation by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Encore! – John Williams and the Boston Pops Orchestra (2004)

  • New 2CD compilation from Decca Classics featuring previously available recordings by Williams and the Boston Pops

Enguerrand-Friedrich Lühl Plays John Williams (2003)

  • Williams themes performed o­n piano (French release)

John Williams – 40 Years of Film Music (2003)

  • 4-CD compilation of themes and suites from 37 Williams scores, since 1966 to 2002

Focus Scoort: John Williams (2003)

  • Silva Screen Compilation

The Indiana Jones Trilogy (2003)

  • Selections from the three Indiana Jones scores, performed by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra