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John Williams: Conductor


Release Date: 02/02/2018 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 541779  
Composer:  Jule StyneAndrew Lloyd WebberClaude-Michel SchönbergStephen Sondheim,   ... 
Conductor:  John WilliamsJohn WilliamsHans Stadlmair
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston PopsSkywalker Symphony OrchestraTanglewood Festival Chorus
Number of Discs: 20 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

In a career that spans five decades, John Williams has become one of America’s most accomplished and successful composers for film and for the concert stage. He has served as music director and laureate conductor of one of the country’s treasured musical institutions, the Boston Pops Orchestra, and he maintains thriving artistic relationships with many of the world’s great orchestras, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Chicago Symphony and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Mr. Williams has received a variety of prestigious awards, including the National Medal of Arts, the Kennedy Center Honor, the Olympic Order, and numerous Academy Awards®, Grammy Awards®, Emmy Awards® and Golden Globe Read more Awards®. He remains one of our nation’s most distinguished and contributive musical voices.

John Williams Conductor is a new 20-CD box set that features all of his definitive recordings for Sony Classical including The Star Wars Trilogy, The Spielberg/Williams Collaboration, Yo-Yo Ma Plays the Music of John Williams, American Journey, Summon the Heroes and more plus a 40 page perfect-bound book. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Gypsy: Let me entertain you by Jule Styne
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959 
2.
Gypsy: Rose's Turn by Jule Styne
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959 
3.
Aspects of Love: Love Changes Everything by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
4.
Miss Saigon: Sun and Moon by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989 
5.
Funny Girl: People by Jule Styne
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
6.
A Little Night Music: Send in the Clowns by Stephen Sondheim
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USA 
7.
Phantom of the Opera: Music of the Night by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
8.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
9.
Evita: Don't Cry for Me Argentina by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976/1978; England 
10.
On the Town: Lonely town by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
11.
West Side Story: America by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
12.
On the Town: New York, New York by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
13.
Look Ma, I'm Dancing: Gotta Dance by Hugh Martin
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
14.
Work(s) by Various
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
15.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Main Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
16.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Princess Leia's Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
17.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: The Little People by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
18.
Star Wars, Episode 5 - The Empire Strikes Back: The Imperial March by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
19.
Star Wars, Episode 5 - The Empire Strikes Back: Yoda's Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
20.
Star Wars, Episode 6 - Return of the Jedi: Parade Of The Ewoks by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
21.
Star Wars, Episode 5 - The Empire Strikes Back: The Asteroid Field by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
22.
Star Wars, Episode 6 - Return of the Jedi: Luke and Leia by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; USA 
23.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Cantina Band by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
24.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Here They Come! by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
25.
Star Wars, Episode 6 - Return of the Jedi: Jabba The Hutt by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
26.
Star Wars, Episode 6 - Return of the Jedi: The Forest Battle by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
27.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Throne Room and End Title by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Skywalker Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
28.
Raiders of the Lost Ark: March by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
29.
Sugarland Express: Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1974; USA 
30.
Jaws: Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; USA 
31.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom: Parade of the Slave Children by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; USA 
32.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade: Scherzo for Motorcycle and Orchestra by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; USA 
33.
Empire of the Sun: Exultate Justi by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
34.
Empire of the Sun: Cadillac of the Skies by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
35.
E.T.: Adventures on Earth by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; United States 
36.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Suite by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
37.
1941: March by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; USA 
38.
Always: Theme by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; United States 
39.
Jaws: Out to Sea / Shark Cage Fugue by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; United States 
40.
E.T.: Over the Moon by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
41.
Midway: March by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
42.
I Love a Parade by Harold Arlen
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
43.
El Capitan (march) by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
44.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
45.
The Music Man: Seventy-Six Trombones by Meredith Willson
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
46.
Pops on the March by John Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
47.
South Rampart Street Parade by Ray Bauduc
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
48.
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888; USA 
49.
Thunderer by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1889; USA 
50.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
51.
Liberty Bell by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
52.
King Cotton by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; USA 
53.
Hands Across the Sea by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; USA 
54.
Colonel Bogey by Kenneth Alford
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1913; England 
55.
Strike up the Band: Strike up the band by George Gershwin
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927/1929; New York, USA 
56.
Under the Double Eagle, Op. 159 by Josef Franz Wagner
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Austria 
57.
God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 
58.
Theme for Earth Day by Patrick M. Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
59.
Shenandoah by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
60.
This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
61.
America by Paul Simon
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
62.
Jubilee Songs of the USA: Deep River by Henry Thacker Burleigh
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1916; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
63.
Grand Canyon Suite: On the trail by Ferde Grofé
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 39 Secs. 
64.
Appalachian Spring: Simple Gifts by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Hans Stadlmair,  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
65.
Candide: Make our garden grow by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Hans Stadlmair,  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1988; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
66.
The Last Whale: Wind on the Water by Graham Nash
Conductor:  Hans Stadlmair,  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
67.
The Alamo: The Green Leaves of Summer by Dimitri Tiomkin
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
68.
Grand Canyon Suite: Sunrise by Ferde Grofé
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
69.
Appalachian Morning by Paul Halley
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
70.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
71.
The Tender Land: The Promise of Living by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954/1955; USA 
72.
A Christmas Festival by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
73.
A Visit From Saint Nicholas by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
74.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
75.
Babes in Toyland: March of the Toy Soldiers by Victor Herbert
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; USA 
76.
Home Alone: Somewhere in My Memory by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
77.
Home Alone: Holiday Flight by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
78.
A Christmas Banquet by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
79.
Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, for chorus & band by Leon Jessel
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Modern 
80.
Home Alone: Star of Bethlehem by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
81.
Christmas Night Medley by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
82.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Written: England 
83.
Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
84.
A Merry Littley Sing-Along by Various
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
85.
You Make Me Feel So Young by Josef Myrow
86.
In the wee small hours of the morning by David Mann
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
87.
Gay Divorcée: Night and Day by Cole Porter
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
88.
Witchcraft by Cy Coleman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
89.
Babes in arms: The lady is a tramp by Richard Rodgers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
90.
Strangers in the Night by Bert Kaempfert

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