John Williams Returns

Apr 26

8:00 PM

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Legendary composer John Williams returns to the Orchestra Hall podium to conduct the incomparable CSO in some of his most beloved and unforgettable works. Sharing the podium with longtime CSO at the Movies guest conductor, Richard Kaufman, John Williams has crafted a thrilling concert that will feature music from E.T., Indiana Jones, Star Wars, Lincoln, and more.

RUSH seating is available. Please call Patron Services at 312-294-3000 for details.

Interested in experiencing more? Join us for a pre-and postconcert soirée in celebration of the legendary composer John Williams. Before and after the Sunday, April 29th concert, a red carpet party awaits you in Grainger Ballroom. This special fundraising event includes concert tickets and much more! Click here for more information and to buy tickets.

RELATED PERFORMANCES
CSO Movies: John Williams Returns - April 27
John Williams Returns - CSO Special - April 29

Approximate concert duration: 120 minutes including intermission

Program

Williams Overture to The Cowboys
Williams Suite from Jane Eyre
Williams The Adventures of Mutt from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Williams A New Beginning from Minority Report
Williams Adventures on Earth from E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
Williams Flight to Neverland from Hook
Williams A Child's Tale: Suite from The BFG
Williams Out to Sea and Shark Cage Fugue from Jaws
Williams With Malice Toward None from Lincoln
Williams Three Selections from Star Wars

PRECONCERT CONVERSATION INFORMATION

Preconcert conversation with Richard Kaufman
30 minute run-time

Thursday, April 26, 7 p.m. Buntrock Hall
Friday, April 27, 7 p.m. Grainger Ballroom
Saturday, April 28, 7 p.m. Armour Stage
Sunday, April 29, 2 p.m. Armour Stage

Additional Dates for this Program

Sponsors

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