John Williams – Tanglewood 2021

Legendary composer John Williams will be back on stage on July 2021 for the summer season of Tanglewood, together with violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter.

John Williams - Tanglewood 2021


This very special concert, to be celebrated on Saturday, July 24 at 20:00h, will be performed by the Boston Symphony Orchestra and will be the world premiere of WilliamsViolin Concerto No.2.


The complete program will be as follows:


  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Andris Nelsons and John Williams, conductors
  • Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
  • Robert Sheena, English horn
  • Thomas Rolfs, trumpet



  • Jessie MONTGOMERY – Starburst
  • John WILLIAMS Violin Concerto No. 2 (world premiere)
  • Aaron COPLAND – Quiet City
  • Igor STRAVINSKY – Suite from The Firebird (1919 version)


Full program notes:


Tickets will be on sale to the general public on May 17, 2021 at 10:00h – EST. Donor Presales will have access as early as April 12 at 10:00h – EST (presale priority based on donor level). More information and tickets: