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John Williams: A Profile
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BOSTON POPS DEBUT

(1980)


Radio Broadcast/VHS Transfer Music conducted by John Williams
Format: CD-R (Thanks to Joe Antonicelli!) Boston Pops Orchestra
Total Playing Time: 76:10
Date: April 30, 2004 with Burgess Meredith, Isaac Stern
Cat. No. CO44-194 and Gene Shalit

Guest Conductors: C-3PO and R2-D2


Track Listing

John Williams: A Profile
1. Radio Program with Interviews (9:58)

BOSTON POPS DEBUT
(Audio Recording from Television)
2. The Cowboys Overture (10:12)
3. The Reivers Part One (10:25)*
4. The Reivers Part Two (8:18)*
5. John Williams on the Boston Pops (4:25)
6. Spitfire: Prelude and Fugue from "The First of the Few" (William Walton) (6:01)
7. Intermission Thoughts (6:40)**
8. Yoda's Theme/Imperial March
    from The Empire Strikes Back (6:28)
9. Star Wars***/Stars and Stripes (2:58)
10. Bonus Track: Tom Sawyer Medley (10:40)****

* First ever Presentation with Burgess Meredith as Narrator
** Conversation with Gene Shalit, Burgess Meredith and Isaac Stern
*** Conducted by C-3PO and R2-D2
**** NOT featuring the Boston Pops


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