Boston, June 1, 2002

(Originally appeared on Film Music Review -reprinted with permission) John Williams Scores Again with the Boston Pops! by Roger Hall Once again John Williams has returned to Boston to conduct a series of concerts with the Boston Pops Orchestra. I wasn’t able…

Boston, May 28, 2002

E.T., Hook, Indiana Jones, Attack of the Clones… and a meeting with the Maestro! Boston Symphony Hall, May 28, 2002 The Boston Pops Orchestra, conducted by JOHN WILLIAMS ‘John Williams’ 70th Birthday Celebration’ Review by Johnny Ecks Well, I am now back from this…

JURASSIC PARK (1993) – Album Review

TRACK LISTING & SOUND CLIPS Review by Frank Lehman It’s tough making a score for the greatest motion picture blockbuster of all time, and the movie would certainly not be the same without John Williams score. Who can forget the…

AMERICAN JOURNEY (2002) – Album Review

TRACK LISTING & SOUND CLIPS Review by Maurizio Caschetto Last thursday I finally received my copy of American Journey. Here’s my two cents about this wonderful new Williams CD: Call of the Champions is a very good, beautiful composition. I liked the…

Williams’ ‘Duo Concertante’ Premiered

John Williams’ latest concert work, Duo Concertante for Violin and Viola, received its World Premiere on August 17 in Tanglewood.  The 13-minute piece was performed by BSO violist Michael Zaretsky and violinist Victor Romanul as part of a prelude concert of…