Williams Interview on NBC’s ‘Rock Center’

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Legendary composer John Williams counts the “Olympic Fanfare” as one of his signature works. Now, as he celebrates his 80th birthday, he has just finished composing the score for Steven Spielberg’s latest film, Lincoln. Brian Williams sat down with the other Williams for a discussion about his music, his 40 year partnership with Spielberg and why he doesn’t own an iPod.

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An extended version of the interview aired on Thursday, July 26 on NBC’s ‘Rock Center’