John Williams: Conductor
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 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.
Catalog Number: 88985417792
Label: Sony Masterworks
Composer: Aaron Copland, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Bert Kaempfert, Claude-Michel Schönberg, Cole Porter, Cy Coleman, David Mann, Dimitri Tiomkin, Ferde Grofé, George Gershwin, Graham Nash, Harold Arlen, Henry Thacker Burleigh, Hugh Martin, Irving Berlin, John Philip Sousa, John T. Williams, John Williams, Josef Franz Wagner, Josef Myrow, Jule Styne, Kenneth Alford, Leon Jessel, Leonard Bernstein, Leroy Anderson, Meredith Willson, Patrick M. Williams, Paul Halley, Paul Simon, Ray Bauduc, Richard Rodgers, Samuel Augustus Ward, Stephen Sondheim, Traditional, Various, Victor Herbert, Woody Guthrie
Conductor: Hans Stadlmair, John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble: Boston Pops, Skywalker Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus