2021-22 Season: Pops Series

John Williams 90th Birthday

Saturday, January 22, 2022, 7:30 PM ET
Appell Center for the Performing Arts
In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

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The York Symphony Orchestra brings your favorite John Williams film scores to life to celebrate his 90th Birthday. From Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, ET, to Jurassic Park, hear some of Williams’ most iconic pop culture movie themes of the past 60 years.

Bock, arr. John Williams: Excerpts from Fiddler on the Roof
Theme from Jaws
Main Title from Star Wars
Superman March
“Raiders March” from Raiders of the Lost Ark
“Adventures on Earth” from E.T.
Williams: “The Flight to Neverland” from Hook
Theme from Schindler’s List
Theme from Jurassic Park
“Hymn to the Fallen” from Saving Private Ryan
Theme from Angela’s Ashes
Williams: “Hedwig’s Theme” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Williams: The Olympic Spirit (1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul)


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Digital Access Instructions
1) Purchase a $10 digital ticket online through your Appell Center account.
2) You will receive an email confirmation with a link to access the livestream.
3) Click on the link to enjoy the YSO from your home during the 48-hour concert access.


How to Access the Digital Concert on a Smart TV
Before the concert: Click the link from your confirmation email on a computer, tablet or smart phone and add this video to your YouTube account’s “Watch Later” list.

To watch the concert: Go to the YouTube app on your Smart TV. Go to your “Watch Later” list and choose the livestream concert. Sit back and enjoy the concert!

Enjoy the Digital Program Book