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From Star Wars to Harry Potter: The Music of John Williams

  • Twichell Auditorium 580 East Main Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 United States (map)

The iconic movie music of John Williams will come to life on the stage of Twichell Auditorium under the baton of guest conductor John Young Shik Concklin!

From adventure to romance to tragedy, John Williams has worked his magic for 60 years setting the tone for countless films and television shows. His scores have influenced generations of musicians and music-lovers, and the SPO is excited to present an evening of his best-known works for the silver screen including:
Star Wars, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, E.T., Schindler's List, Superman, Jurrasic Park, and more.


  • A Tribute to John Williams, adapted by Paul Lavendar

  • The Mission, Theme for NBC Nightly News

  • Highlights from Jurassic Park, arr. Calvin Custer

  • This Program will also include selections from the following:

  • Olympic Fanfare, Official music for the 1984 Games

  • Adventures on Earth, Suite from E.T.

  • Raiders March, Theme for Indiana Jones

  • Harry Potter Suite

  • Star Wars Suite

  • Schindler’s List, featuring Joanna Lebo, violin

    • 1. Jewish Town

    • 2. Main Theme

Earlier Event: September 16
Stefan Sanders Conducts: Beethoven no. 5
Later Event: August 22
Tom Wright's Cat & Mouse Ensemble