For the first time, the OSM welcomes British conductor Ben Palmer in a program featuring the music of John Williams. The orchestral soundtracks to Harry Potter and Star Wars will harness the Force, as will the composer’s Tuba Concerto, performed by OSM Principal Tuba Austin Howle. Don’t miss this special opportunity to discover the many sides of John Williams’ prolific repertoire.
Korngold, The Sea Hawk: “Main Title” (6 min.)
John Williams, Tuba Concerto (18 min.)
John Williams, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial: “Flying Theme” (4 min.)
John Williams, Harry Potter, Suite (arr. Ben Palmer, 35 min.)
John Williams, Star Wars, Suite, excerpts (16 min.)