July 26, 2015: National Symphony Orchestra Presents "The Music of John Williams"

by Neil A. Cole

The National Symphony Orchestra and the Washington Chorus will present "The Music of John Williams" on Saturday, August 8th at the Filene Center in Vienna, VA at 8:15PM (EST).

The concert will be led by Conductor Emil de Cou and feature the most popular and recognizable film scores in cinematic history including music from Superman, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Jaws, Jurassic Park, Harry Potter, Hook, and more.

Williams is one of America's most prolific composers. He has won five Oscars in a career that began as an additional orchestrator for "Carousel" in 1956. Williams recently wrote the score for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" which premieres later this year.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Wolftrap.org or call the Filene Center Box Office at (703) 255-1868.