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Harry Potter composer John Williams to be given Classic Brit honour - Telegraph

Harry Potter composer John Williams to be given Classic Brit honour - Telegraph | John Williams | Scoop.it
John Williams, the composer behind film soundtracks for Harry Potter and Star Wars, is to be honoured at the classical music Brit Awards.

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Spielberg & Williams: Inseparable tandem - Entertainment News, Film News, Media - Variety

Spielberg & Williams: Inseparable tandem - Entertainment News, Film News, Media - Variety | John Williams | Scoop.it

Thirty-eight years ago, Steven Spielberg wanted musical Americana for his first feature, "The Sugarland Express." He hired John Williams on the strength of the composer's folksy scores for "The Reivers" and "The Cowboys."

 

"Lincoln" marks their 26th film, one of the longest-running director-composer partnerships in modern movie history. Williams calls it "an amazing relationship. We've never really had an argument. It's just something that has, personally and musically, worked well." ...


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John Williams' classic movie scores

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n Williams, a very big name int eh film scoringPhotos + audio samples of some of the most memorable music by the composer of "Jaws," "Star Wars," and other unforgettable films


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Juan Carlos Diaz's curator insight, April 12, 2014 2:33 AM

John Williams, a very big name in the film scoring business. With many known titles, John Williams has created a bigger view and importance to scoring.

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'Jaws' music silences long-winded Oscar winners - Today.com (blog)

'Jaws' music silences long-winded Oscar winners - Today.com (blog) | John Williams | Scoop.it
'Jaws' music silences long-winded Oscar winners Today.com (blog) Anyone familiar with movies should recognize the music, by composer John Williams, used to signal a coming shark attack in Steven Spielberg's 1975 classic about a very hungry great...

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ForceCast.net: IndyCast Special 10: 81 Years of John Williams

ForceCast.net: IndyCast Special 10: 81 Years of John Williams | John Williams | Scoop.it

Ron and Laird return to celebrate John Williams' 81st birthday with a listen to his recent Academy Awardnominated score Lincoln, a return to Raiders of the Lost Ark and a discussion of who will compose Star Wars Episode VII. This episode concludes with a recording of a live performance from Tanglewood of Birthday Variations by the composer. [In Stereo]


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