Classical 99.5 | Classical Radio Boston
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

John Williams

  • “Sweet Home, Alabama,” “New York, New York,” “My Kind of Town, (Chicago Is),” “I Left My Heart (in San Francisco),” “Georgia on My Mind.” No matter the song category … home is where the heart is.
  • In a return to concerts at Symphony Hall after 19 months, Anne-Sophie Mutter is the soloist in John Williams’s Violin Concerto No. 2, led by the composer, and Andris Nelsons conducts Beethoven and Bartók.
  • In the much anticipated annual Tanglewood tradition, Keith Lockhart and John Williams lead the Boston Pops in a program filled with cinematic musical favorites by the laureate conductor, plus classics from other film composers, including scores from "The Godfather," "Casablanca," and "Lawrence of Arabia."
  • Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops honor John Williams in a program of highlights from the laureate conductor's film scores, including "Harry Potter," "Star Wars," "Jaws," and many more, Sunday evening at 7pm.
  • The superstar violinist is the soloist in the world premiere of John Williams’s Violin concerto No. 2, led by the composer, and Andris Nelsons conducts the BSO in 20th- and 21st-century pieces by Copland, Stravinsky, and Jessie Montgomery.
  • On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, the legendary film composer and Conductor Laureate of the Pops leads the orchestra in selections from his iconic movie scores, including excerpts from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Also, Keith Lockhart and the Pops pay tribute to Arthur Fiedler.
  • Saturday, February 6, 20218:00 PMThe Boston Symphony Orchestra performs the Violin Concerto by John Williams with soloist Gil Shaham, and Stéphane Denève…
  • Sunday, December 20, 20207:00 PMOn WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, Keith Lockhart conducts a program of holiday highlights through the years, from…
  • Saturday, August 15, 20208:00 PMIn an encore broadcast from Tanglewood, violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter joins the Boston Pops and Conductor Laureate John…
  • Sunday, June 21, 20207:00 PMOn WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons leads the Boston Pops in film scores from…