Boston, May 16 & 26, 2009 (Official Photos)

Official pictures of John Williams at the Boston Symphony Hall on May 16 and May 26, 2009

(All photos © Michael Lutch)

Boston Symphony Hall, May 16, 2009 – ‘Boston University Night’
Director Steven Spielberg, in Boston to receive an honorary degree from the Boston University, was treated to a surprise performance by John Williams during the 95th Annual BU Night at the Pops (full report and video)

John Williams conducts a tribute to Steven Spielberg, including music from E.T.HookSchindler’s List, and the Indiana Jones movies.

Williams conducts The Raiders March as part of the Steven Spielberg tribute.

John Williams, Steven Spielberg and Keith Lockhart at the Boston Symphony Hall.

Boston Symphony Hall, May 26, 2009 – ‘Film Night’ (Viola Concerto Premiere)
John Williams conducted a ‘Film Night’ program which included music from Jane EyreHookIndiana JonesSupermanFar and AwayStar Wars, as well as the world premiere of his Concerto for Viola and Orchestra – Boston Globe review – JWFan reviews

John Williams conducts the Boston Pops on May 26, 2009

John Williams and violist Cathy Basrak performing the world premiere of Williams’ Concerto for Viola and Orchestra