From a faraway galaxy to the magical Hogwarts, John Williams's scores have transported moviegoers for decades. Journey through the storied catalogue of music composed by the most Oscar-nominated man alive, including an all-Star Wars second half celebrating the 40th anniversary of the franchise.
The Music of John Williams
Steven Reineke, conductor
With the Choral Arts Society of Washington
From a galaxy far, far away to the magical school of Hogwarts to the thrilling adventures of Indiana Jones, John Williams's iconic scores have accompanied moviegoers on epic journeys for decades. This summer, the NSO Pops and The Choral Arts Society of Washington journey through a selection of entrancing and exhilarating music composed by the most Oscar®-nominated man alive. In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars franchise, the entire second half of the program is devoted to the unforgettable music from the legendary series.
Performance Timing: Approximately 2 hours, including one 15-minute intermission.