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The Music of John Williams

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The Music of John Williams
Abravanel Hall
123 W S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA Get Directions


John Williams. Legend.  Icon. The composer who scored our lives and gifted us some of the most popular movie scores of all time receives due recognition at this celebration of his music. Relive your favorite movie soundtracks played live by the Utah Symphony! With highlights from Jurassic Park, E.T., Superman, and other John Williams scores, this evening of greats is sure to be a hit.


JOHN WILLIAMS: Call of the Champions
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Superman March” from Superman
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Flight To Neverland” from Hook
JOHN WILLIAMS: Music from A.I. Artificial Intelligence
JOHN WILLIAMS: The Cowboys Overture
JOHN WILLIAMS: Music from Close Encounters of the Third Kind
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Devil’s Dance” from The Witches of Eastwick
JOHN WILLIAMS: March from Raiders of the Lost Ark
JOHN WILLIAMS: Liberty Fanfare
JOHN WILLIAMS: Suite from Far And Away
JOHN WILLIAMS: Theme from Schindler’s List (featuring concertmaster Madeline Adkins)
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Hedwig’s Theme” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Harry’s Wondrous World” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
JOHN WILLIAMS: Theme From Jaws
JOHN WILLIAMS: Theme from Jurassic Park
JOHN WILLIAMS: “Adventures On Earth” from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial



Jack Everly, conductor

Additional Info


GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.

LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will take place as needed for this concert. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.

Join us early to hang out with your favorite John Williams film characters in the lobby, such as Superman and Indiana Jones.

Artists and programs are subject to change.

Single Tickets On Sale: June 14, 2019



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George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation

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Zions Bank

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