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Date Of Birth:
April 15, 1903
Date Of Death:
May 05, 1983 (80)
Birth Place:
Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND
Gender: Male
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John Williams News

Date of Birth: April 15, 1903
Date of Death: May 05, 1983 (80)
Birth Place: Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND
Gender: Male
HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES Returns to Duke Energy Center for the Performing ArtsHARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES Returns to Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts with Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert, the second film in the Harry Potter series. (more...)

Myrne Unleasehes 'Confessions' + Announces North America TourMyrne Unleasehes 'Confessions' + Announces North America Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Monstercat signee and future bass music authority MYRNE has unleashed his latest bass fueled offering, 'Confessions'. Teaming up with fellow Monstercat regular vocalist Cozi Zuehlsdorff for the release, 'Confessions' is out now and available to purchase and stream via all major music platforms. (more...)

Stavanger Symphony Orchestra Collaborates with Immigrant Musicians for Free ConcertStavanger Symphony Orchestra Collaborates with Immigrant Musicians for Free Concert
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Last Friday, on the evening of September 15, immigrant musicians joined legendary Norwegian orchestra Stavanger Symphony Orchestra which has collaborated with Stewart Copeland, Faith No More side project Kaada/Patton, Detroit techno icon Jeff Mills, and other pop music luminaries for a free concert to an audience of both immigrants and native Norwegians, right in the foyer of the Stavanger Concert Hall. This is the newest event in a two-year-plus immigrant support project that Stavanger Symphony Orchestra has been running; Drowned in Sound recently detailed this project with an empowering, inspiring feature. (more...)

L.A. Children's Chorus Names Next Artistic DirectorL.A. Children's Chorus Names Next Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Noted Conductor, Clinician and Educator who Assumes Post on August 1, 2018, Served as Music Director of American Boychoir from 2004-2017 His Tenure Was Highlighted by 200 Performances and up to Five National and International Tours Annually including Appearances with New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic, St. Olaf Choir, Westminster Choir and New York Choral Artists, among Others Eight Recordings, Live Performances at the Oscars and on CNN and Featured Role in Fictional Movie Inspired by Choir (more...)

HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS Continues Harry Potter Film Concert Series at Sony CentreHARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS Continues Harry Potter Film Concert Series at Sony Centre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The breathtaking and anticipated follow-up to the sheer screen and musical enchantment of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is back with the next film in the series. The Sony Centre has announced that the Toronto Symphony Orchestra will perform Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets October 12-14, 2017 continuing the global Harry Potter Film Concert Series after the breakout success of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Conducted by Joshua Gersen, the continuation of this breathtaking, much-anticipated film concert will see the film screened in high definition and in full on a 40-foot screen, as John Williams' incredible score is played live on stage by a world-class orchestra and choir. (more...)

Stage Actress and Recording Artist Rebecca Spencer to Release STILL, STILL, STILL AlbumStage Actress and Recording Artist Rebecca Spencer to Release STILL, STILL, STILL Album
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Backstage Bistro Award-winning recording artist and Broadway actress Rebecca Spencer (JEKYLL AND HYDE, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA) has announced a September 22, 2017 release date for her third recording on the LML Music label, entitled STILL, STILL, STILL. (more...)

Starry Line Up Announced for HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNAStarry Line Up Announced for HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2017

For the 10th Anniversary of Hollywood in Vienna, the annual gala of film music, the creator and producer Sandra Tomek spared no efforts and will present an extraordinary event with uniquely different artists. The highlight of the jubilee week will be the Red Carpet Gala in the Vienna Concert Hall (Wiener Konzertaus) and the presentation of the"Max Steiner Film Music Achievement Award" to Danny Elfman by the City of Vienna. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/9/2017
by - Sep 9, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/9/2017. (more...)

Inti-Illimani Returns to Harris Center for 50th Anniversary TourInti-Illimani Returns to Harris Center for 50th Anniversary Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The music of Inti-Illimani has intoxicated audiences around the world. Harris Center is honored to present the return of this beloved and legendary Chilean ensemble in the year of their 50th birthday. (more...)

Ethan Gruska On Tours With Ray LaMontagne & AsgeirEthan Gruska On Tours With Ray LaMontagne & Asgeir
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Following an August residency at Hotel Café, LA-based singer-songwriter Ethan Gruska is back on the road in North America for a tour with Asgeir before embarking on a 20+ date tour with Ray LaMontagne this October and November. See a full list of dates below. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The New York Philharmonic will present Bernstein's Philharmonic: A Centennial Festival, October 25-November 14, 2017,celebrating the former Philharmonic Music Director and Laureate Conductor on the centennial of his birth. The festival - which is part of the worldwide salute to the legacy of the renowned composer, conductor, pianist, and educator - will center on Bernstein's symphonic cycle, conducted by Alan Gilbert and Leonard Slatkin, complemented by other Bernstein works as well as by music by composers he admired and championed. In addition, the Philharmonic will present a Young People's Concert - the series that Bernstein famously brought to national attention through the television broadcasts - titled Inspirations and Tributes: "Celebrating Leonard Bernstein," conducted by Leonard Slatkin and featuring pianist Makoto Ozone on November 11. A number of other events - ranging from a marathon of Bernstein's Mahler recordings to a partnership with Harvard and University of Michigan to explore Bernstein as an educator and conductor - complement the concerts throughout the centennial season. Bernstein served as the Philharmonic's Music Director from 1958 to 1969, when he was named Laureate Conductor, a title he held until his death in 1990. (more...)

CSO Adds Second STAR WARS IN CONCERT Performance, 10/7CSO Adds Second STAR WARS IN CONCERT Performance, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Due to an overwhelming response to the Columbus Symphony's upcoming performance of Star Wars in Concert on Friday, October 6, a second performance has been added on Saturday, October 7, at 8pm. Tickets for the added performance will go on sale to the public at 10am on Friday, September 8. (more...)

New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium'New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The New York Philharmonic has announced the 2017-18 season's Insights at the Atrium series, free events exploring themes of the Philharmonic's concert season through multimedia lectures, conversations, and panel discussions. (more...)

Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of HarveyHouston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The Houston Symphony announced today the cancellation of several performances scheduled for September, including Opening Night with Susan Graham and Fiesta Sinfonica at Jones Hall, due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 4, 2017BWW's On This Day - September 4, 2017
by - Sep 4, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 4 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 3, 2017BWW's On This Day - September 3, 2017
by - Sep 3, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 3 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/2/2017
by - Sep 2, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/2/2017. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 2, 2017BWW's On This Day - September 2, 2017
by - Sep 2, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 2 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of HarveyHouston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The Houston Symphony announced today the cancellation of several performances scheduled for September, including Opening Night with Susan Graham and Fiesta Sinfonica at Jones Hall, due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Classical guitar virtuoso Pablo Sáinz Villegas, whose charismatic stage presence and formidable technique have dazzled audiences throughout much of the world, will headline a pair of concerts at the Granada Theatre and take part in multiple community outreach events as the Santa Barbara Symphony's inaugural artist-in-residence during the 2017-18 season. Mr. Villegas, who captivated local audiences in a pair of electrifying concerts to conclude the Santa Barbara Symphony's 2015-16 season, will rejoin the orchestra for Joaquín Rodrigo's sensuous Concierto de Aranjuez as well as Isaac Albéniz's evocative Souvenirs of Spain at the Granada Theatre on November 18 and 19. He will also perform a solo concert at the Royal Presidio of Santa Barbara on November 16, and present educational programs for area children at The Granada on January 18 and 19. Additional events are being planned. (more...)

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