John Williams – San Francisco 2023

For the first time in nearly a decade, beloved composer and conductor John Williams returns to Davies Symphony Hall for a special evening of his concert and film music with the San Francisco Symphony, featuring renowned violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter in a performance of Williams’ acclaimed Violin Concerto No. 2.

John Williams - San Francisco 2023


The program continues with selections from some of Williams’ most popular film scores including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and more―a must for music lovers and movie fans alike.



  • Sound the Bells! – John Williams
  • Violin Concerto No. 2 (San Francisco Symphony Premiere) – John Williams
  • Flight to Neverland from Hook – John Williams
  • Excerpts from Close Encounters of the Third Kind – John Williams
  • The Duel, from The Adventures of Tintin – John Williams
  • Nice to be Around, from Cinderella Liberty – John Williams
  • Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter – John Williams
  • Throne Room & Finale, from Star Wars: A New Hope – John Williams


When: Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 19:30h

Where: Davies Symphony Hall (San Francisco, CA, USA)

Tickets: [SOLD OUT] –

NOTE: Tickets went on sale Friday, September 16, 2022 at 10:00h – PST