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'A Celebration of John Williams in Concert' - Royal Albert Hall, October 26, 2018 (CONDUCTED BY DIRK BROSSÉ)

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Just now, Nick Parker said:

Han Solo and the Princess, played the LSO!

 

Daaaayyyuuummmm!

 

A soaring piece of the starry skies beyond our own, and just the orchestra to do it justice.

Just the orchestra and solo humming 😄

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3 minutes ago, Nick Parker said:

John Williams' string writing can be very thick, and it takes a certain kind of orchestra to make that come alive, to bring out the subtly moving lines.  Otherwise you suffocate in them!

That's why he uses 16/16 for violins (or is it 18/16, not sure lol)

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