The Music of John Williams

3 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2024
QJHS Morrison Theater
14th & Maine

Music of John Williams

Featuring music from:

Star Wars
Indiana Jones
and others
2023 Young Artist Competition winner Renee Blunier, oboe

The Olympic Spirit
Written for NBC broadcasts of the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, Korea
Side-by-Side with Quincy Area Youth Orchestra

Born on the Fourth of July
With Maestro Bruce Briney as trumpet soloist

Hymn to the Fallen
From the film “Saving Private Ryan”

Harry Potter Symphonic Suite

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra is excited to showcase many of the most well-known themes of the legendary John Williams.  In addition to music for more than 100 films, including some of the most recognizable songs in the movie industry, Williams has composed numerous orchestral works, anthems, and special occasion music. He was the conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra from 1980-1993 and has been nominated for over 50 Academy Awards and 20 Grammy Awards.  Feel free to dress in your favorite costumes for this tour of great music!

Silver Baton Concert Sponsor

Maestro Music Sponsor

Drs. Hugo and Maurine Magliocco