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The Philadelphia Orchestra -The Music of John Williams: An 80th Birthday Celebration

Mann Center for the Performing Arts

5201 Parkside Avenue Philadelphia PA 19131
  • Friday July 20th 2012

John Williams has amassed five Academy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, 21 Grammy Awards, and seven BAFTA Awards. The reason for his amazing success is that he writes the most majestic and beautiful music in cinema history and for the concert stage. In an exciting salute to the maestro The Philadelphia Orchestra will be presenting selections from Williams's most famous hits.

Lucas Richman, Conductor
Thomas Hooten, Trumpet

The Cowboys
Theme from Jaws (Movt.1)
Adventures on Earth from ET
Trumpet Concerto
Superman March


The Mission
Video Message from John Williams
Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter
Theme from Schindler's List
Olympic Fanfare
Star Wars Suite:
Main Title
Princess Leia’s Theme
Throne Room & End Title


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