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3 days ago · Composed in 1996 for Michael Sachs, first trumpet of the Cleveland Orchestra 1997 rev. 2002 Elegy ...
3 days ago · Williams has composed for many critically acclaimed and popular movies, including the Star Wars saga, Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Superman, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Home Alone, the Indiana Jones films, the first two Jurassic Park films, Schindler's List, and the first three Harry Potter films.
Apr 29, 2021 · John Williams, also formerly credited as Johnny Williams, worked as a jazz pianist and studio musician before starting to compose for television and film.Throughout his career he has directed his own works whenever possible.
2 days ago · John Williams composed the film's score, which earned him an Academy Award and was later ranked the sixth-greatest score by the American Film Institute.   The main "shark" theme, a simple alternating pattern of two notes —variously identified as "E and F"  or "F and F sharp"  — became a classic piece of suspense music ...
Apr 09, 2021 · The 89-year-old Williams has slowed down in recent years in terms of output, but made his triumphant return to the Star Wars franchise with The Force Awakens and went on to compose the scores for...
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Apr 09, 2021 · The selections include music from many of the popular film franchises the composer is associated with – the Star Wars saga is represented by a 4-movement suite from The Force Awakens and the Indiana Jones movies with the riveting “End Credits” suite from The Temple of Doom, while the Harry Potter wizarding world is featured with four selections from The Sorcerer’s Stone, The Chamber of Secrets and The Prisoner of Azkaban.
May 01, 2021 · In 1939, he wrote the music for Goldwyn's Wuthering Heights, starring Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon. His score was unique in the way it included different musical themes and created different motifs for the key actors, which helped frame the action.
Apr 30, 2021 · John Williams was born on 24 April 1941 in Melbourne, Australia, to an English father, Len Williams, who later founded the Spanish Guitar Centre in London, and Malaan (née Ah Ket), a daughter of Melbourne barrister William Ah Ket.
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