‘John Williams Film Prom’ – BBC Orchestra Conducted by Keith Lockhart

July 20, 2017, Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
The BBC Orchestra conducted by Keith Lockhart
Jamal Aliyev (cello), Annelien Van Wauwe (clarinet), Jess Gillam (alto sax), Haringey Vox Choir and Islington Music Centre Children’s Choir
Presented by Katie Derham


  • Overture to Goodbye, Mr. Chips (5 minutes)
  • Raiders March from Raiders of the Lost Ark (4 minutes)
  • Main Theme from Jaws (3 minutes)
  • March from Superman (4 minutes)
  • Suite for Cello and Orchestra from Memoirs of a Geisha: No. 1 Sayuri’s Theme (5 minutes)
  • Viktor’s Tale from The Terminal (4 minutes)
  • Dartmoor, 1912 from War Horse (7 minutes)
  • Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (5 minutes)
  • A Child’s Tale: Suite from The BFG (5 minutes)
  • Flying Theme from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (4 minutes)

During the interval, Matthew Sweet and guests discuss John Williams’s dazzling career in film music. Highlights of a discussion recorded at the Imperial College Union earlier this evening.

  • Theme from JFK (4 minutes)
  • Prayer for Peace from Munich (4 minutes)
  • Dry Your Tears, Afrika from Amistad (4 minutes)
  • Devil’s Dance from The Witches of Eastwick (5 minutes)
  • Escapades (No. 3) for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra from Catch Me if You Can (5 minutes)
  • March of the Resistance from Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2 minutes)
  • Rey’s Theme from Star Wars: The Force Awakens (3 minutes)
  • Main Title from Star Wars (4 minutes)

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