The Los Angeles Philharmonic (LA Phil) orchestra, that celebrates its centenary in 2019, will offer this week a special 4 concert series dedicated to the music of maestro John Williams entitled ‘Celebrating John Williams’.
The concerts, to be performed at the Walt Disney Concert Hall on Thursday 24 @ 8pm, Friday 25 @ 8pm, Saturday 26 @ 8pm and Sunday 27 @ 2pm, will be conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, having Simone Porter at the violin and Robert deMaine at the cello.
There hasn’t been any confirmation about the possible appearance of John Williams on any of the concerts, but it’s likely that he will attend at least one of the performances.
Anyone who appreciates the iconic film scores of John Williams will be transported when Gustavo Dudamel leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic in this emblematic sampling of Williams’ unforgettable themes, augmented by a selection of film clips, with the following program:
Tickets, with prices between $ 119-240 (105-211 €), still can be found in the following link:
There will be pre-concert talks 1 hour before the events start (speakers to be announced), being free for ticketholders. The performances will be recorded, and will be released by Deutsche Grammophon on March 15 (read news).