Music of John Williams

Darren Fung: Sesquie for Canada 150

The TSO celebrates the incredible catalogue of the most honoured film composer of all time: John Williams! For decades he’s been providing memorable themes for an incredible lineup of classic movies, collecting an unequalled 50 Oscar nominations (and five Oscars) in the process. You’ll enjoy all your favourite Williams themes, including the Star Wars series, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, and many more, conducted by TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke. (Pictured: Steven Reineke, TSO Principal Pops Conductor)

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This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

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Concert running time is approximately two hours with a 20-minute intermission.

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Concert Dates

Music of John Williams 03/10/2017 8:00PM

Darren Fung: Sesquie for Canada 150

The TSO celebrates the incredible catalogue of the most honoured film composer of all time: John Williams! For decades he’s been providing memorable themes for an incredible lineup of classic movies, collecting an unequalled 50 Oscar nominations (and five Oscars) in the process. You’ll enjoy all your favourite Williams themes, including the Star Wars series, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, and many more, conducted by TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke. (Pictured: Steven Reineke, TSO Principal Pops Conductor)

Logo of Canada 150

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

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Concert running time is approximately two hours with a 20-minute intermission.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 8:00pm

Program

Featuring selections from:
John Williams: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
John Williams: Jurassic Park
John Williams: Star Wars

Performers

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Music of John Williams 04/10/2017 2:00PM

Darren Fung: Sesquie for Canada 150

The TSO celebrates the incredible catalogue of the most honoured film composer of all time: John Williams! For decades he’s been providing memorable themes for an incredible lineup of classic movies, collecting an unequalled 50 Oscar nominations (and five Oscars) in the process. You’ll enjoy all your favourite Williams themes, including the Star Wars series, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, and many more, conducted by TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke. (Pictured: Steven Reineke, TSO Principal Pops Conductor)

Logo of Canada 150

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

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Download the program for this concert.

Concert running time is approximately two hours with a 20-minute intermission.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

Program

Featuring selections from:
John Williams: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
John Williams: Jurassic Park
John Williams: Star Wars

Performers

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Music of John Williams 04/10/2017 8:00PM

Darren Fung: Sesquie for Canada 150

The TSO celebrates the incredible catalogue of the most honoured film composer of all time: John Williams! For decades he’s been providing memorable themes for an incredible lineup of classic movies, collecting an unequalled 50 Oscar nominations (and five Oscars) in the process. You’ll enjoy all your favourite Williams themes, including the Star Wars series, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, and many more, conducted by TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke. (Pictured: Steven Reineke, TSO Principal Pops Conductor)

Logo of Canada 150

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

Program Download
Download the program for this concert.

Concert running time is approximately two hours with a 20-minute intermission.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 8:00pm

Program

Featuring selections from:
John Williams: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
John Williams: Jurassic Park
John Williams: Star Wars

Performers

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Music of John Williams 05/10/2017 8:00PM

Darren Fung: Sesquie for Canada 150

The TSO celebrates the incredible catalogue of the most honoured film composer of all time: John Williams! For decades he’s been providing memorable themes for an incredible lineup of classic movies, collecting an unequalled 50 Oscar nominations (and five Oscars) in the process. You’ll enjoy all your favourite Williams themes, including the Star Wars series, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, and many more, conducted by TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke. (Pictured: Steven Reineke, TSO Principal Pops Conductor)

Logo of Canada 150

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

Program Download
Download the program for this concert.

Concert running time is approximately two hours with a 20-minute intermission.

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 8:00pm

Program

Featuring selections from:
John Williams: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
John Williams: Jurassic Park
John Williams: Star Wars

Performers

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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