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The Music of Star Wars

The stage is set for the ninth and final episode of Star Wars to hit the big screen in December of 2019. Your Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra relives the epic soundtrack crafted by just in time for this historic release. The unmistakable brass fanfare of the main theme rings out before the suns of Tatooine sink into the horizon to “The Force Theme.” Darth Vader’s dark and menacing theme music underscores the evil of the Dark Side as the Republic is lifted by Williams’s battle themes and The Force.

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Star Wars and More, The Music of John Williams 5/8/2016

With his instantly recognizable scores, John Williams has redefined the art of film music. Listen as Bob Bernhardt conducts your Grand Rapids Pops in selections from some of his beloved movie hits, including Home Alone, Saving Private Ryan and, of course, Star Wars.

• “March” from Superman
• “Main Title” from Star Wars: Episode IV
• “Imperial March” from Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back
• “Anakin’s Theme” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Duel to the Fates” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Raiders March” from Indiana Jones
• “Flight to Neverland” from Hook
• “Somewhere in My Memories” from Home Alone
• “Dry Your Tears, Afrika” from Amistad
• “Hymn to the Fallen” from Private Ryan
• Call of the Champions
• “Harry’s Wondrous World” from Harry Potter
• “Sayuri’s Theme” from Memoirs of a Geisha

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For more info, check out:
http://www.grsymphony.org/default.aspx?p=128357&evtid=386006:5/8/2016

Star Wars and More, The Music of John Williams

With his instantly recognizable scores, John Williams has redefined the art of film music. Listen as Bob Bernhardt conducts your Grand Rapids Pops in selections from some of his beloved movie hits, including Home Alone, Saving Private Ryan and, of course, Star Wars.

• “March” from Superman
• “Main Title” from Star Wars: Episode IV
• “Imperial March” from Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back
• “Anakin’s Theme” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Duel to the Fates” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Raiders March” from Indiana Jones
• “Flight to Neverland” from Hook
• “Somewhere in My Memories” from Home Alone
• “Dry Your Tears, Afrika” from Amistad
• “Hymn to the Fallen” from Private Ryan
• Call of the Champions
• “Harry’s Wondrous World” from Harry Potter
• “Sayuri’s Theme” from Memoirs of a Geisha

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.grsymphony.org/default.aspx?p=129226&evtid=386005:5/7/2016

Star Wars and More, The Music of John Williams 5/6/2016

With his instantly recognizable scores, John Williams has redefined the art of film music. Listen as Bob Bernhardt conducts your Grand Rapids Pops in selections from some of his beloved movie hits, including Home Alone, Saving Private Ryan and, of course, Star Wars.

• “March” from Superman
• “Main Title” from Star Wars: Episode IV
• “Imperial March” from Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back
• “Anakin’s Theme” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Duel to the Fates” from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace
• “Raiders March” from Indiana Jones
• “Flight to Neverland” from Hook
• “Somewhere in My Memories” from Home Alone
• “Dry Your Tears, Afrika” from Amistad
• “Hymn to the Fallen” from Private Ryan
• Call of the Champions
• “Harry’s Wondrous World” from Harry Potter
• “Sayuri’s Theme” from Memoirs of a Geisha

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.grsymphony.org/default.aspx?p=128357&evtid=386004:5/6/2016