Across the Stars: The John Williams Collection
RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Neil Thomson conductor
Thursday 28 March, 8pm
National Concert Hall
(Also in Cork Opera House, 1 May)
The RTÉ Concert Orchestra celebrates one of the greatest film composers of our age with an evening of his classics.
Film music is one of the RTÉ CO’s specialities and these concerts are hugely popular with audiences. This evening, enjoy live performances of the music that has made John Williams a household name and won him 5 Academy Awards, 4 Golden Globes and 21 Grammy Awards.
Rousing, moving, memorable themes from Star Wars, Indiana Jones, E.T., Harry Potter, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Superman, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Munich and many more.
“He can take a moment and just uplift it, and he could take a tear that’s just forming in your eye and make it drip” – Steven Spielberg on John Williams
Tickets: €11–€38 (conc. €10–€35)