A Tribute to John Williams

TEATRO LA FENICE
3rd June 8pm
John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is an American composer, conductor, and pianist. With a career spanning over six decades, he has composed some of the most popular, recognizable, and critically acclaimed film scores in cinematic history, including those of the Star Wars series, Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Superman, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, the Indiana Jones series, the first two Home Alone films, Hook, the first two Jurassic Park films, Schindler’s List, and the first three Harry Potter films. Williams has been associated with director Steven Spielberg since 1974, composing music for all but four of his feature films Duel, The Color Purple, Bridge of Spies and Ready Player One. Other works by Williams include theme music for the 1984 Summer Olympic Games, NBC Sunday Night Football, The Mission theme used by NBC News and Seven News in Australia, the television series Lost in Space and Land of the Giants, and the incidental music for the first season of Gilligan’s Island.Williams has also composed numerous classical concertos and other works for orchestral ensembles and solo instruments. He served as the Boston Pops’s principal conductor from 1980 to 1993, and is currently the orchestra’s laureate conductor.
Williams has won 24 Grammy Awards, seven British Academy Film Awards, five Academy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards. With 51 Academy Award nominations, Williams is the second most-nominated individual, after Walt Disney.

Programme
Star Wars – Main Title
Jaws – Theme
JFK – Theme
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial – Adventures on Earth
Schindler’s List – Theme
Superman – Theme
Lincoln – Theme
Star Wars – Cantina Band
Saving Private Ryan – Hymn to the fallen
Jurassic Park – Theme
Star Wars – Duel of the Fates –The Throne Room – Anakin’s Theme – Across the Stars – The Imperial March – Yoda’s Theme
Raiders of the Lost Ark – The Raiders March

Brass Ensemble della Fenice

Piergiuseppe Doldi, Guido Guidarelli, Roberto Rigo, Valerio Panzolato ⎮ trompets
Giuseppe Mendola, Domenico Zicari, Federico Garato ⎮trombones
Athos Castellan ⎮ bass trombone
Alberto Azzolini ⎮ tuba
Konstantin Becker, Vincenzo Musone ⎮ horns
Claudio Cavallini ⎮ timpanies
Dimitri Fiorin ⎮ percussions

Conductor ⎮ Fabio Codeluppi

Tickets may be purchased online or from VeneziaUnica hubs (St. Mark’s Square, Railway Station, P.le Roma, Tronchetto, Lido S. M. Elisabetta, Mestre).

Tickets: € 25,00 + booking fee
Info: Call center 041.24.24 – www.teatrolafenice.it

2019mon03jun8:00 PMmon11:59 PMDa Indiana Jones a Star Wars | A Tribute to John WilliamsConcerto con musiche di John Williams - Concert dedicated to John WilliamsGran Teatro La Fenice, Campo San Fantin, 1965Event Type :Musica

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